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Cloncaw's Journal

Cloncaw's Journal

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Room to Breathe

07 June 2011 09:29:14
Room to Breathe

Room to Breathe

Spent the afternoon weeding and removing most of Daisy giving plants room to breathe as she was smotheriing perennials in this bed. Lots of selfseeded Verbena Bonsaris which I will leave as I love the way it rises so airily through plants, the euphorbia seedlings some will be lifted and potted up while others will stay insitu. The bed now looks a bit less colourful but at least now the liatris will be able to show off their beauty and a few more plants in waiting grown from seed will find a new bed when I can get more garden time. The one advantage of the rain is that removing Daisy was relatively easy as the ground is no longer bone dry. Dull day here today rained overnight however I'll be lucky to get into the garden perhaps for a hour this evening to continue work planting out in the south bed.


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Elizabeth7 Elizabeth7 07 June 2011 11:24:19

That picture is wonderful


ladygardener ladygardener 07 June 2011 11:48:36

A stunning view!


Keego Keego 07 June 2011 11:58:36

Geraldine that bed looks terrific


boots boots 07 June 2011 12:06:07

I would love to just lift all that and put it into my garden.Looks amazing.


Jacinta Jacinta 07 June 2011 17:09:45

"A bit less colourful" It is beautiful, Geraldine. Lots of work done.


andyf7 andyf7 07 June 2011 23:09:29

going with the other posts, that bed is really colorful and looks so inviting.


rosburke rosburke 08 June 2011 00:25:18

lovely bed and it still has loads of colour.


Lìga Lìga 08 June 2011 19:37:52

Super Geraldine,beautiful show,love it,,well done!!!


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