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Monkells's Journal

Monkells's Journal

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Out in my garden

23 May 2009 22:08:53
Out in my garden

Out in my garden

Yippeeeee !!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Spent the afternoon in the garden. Went out an did all that had to be done this morning so as soon as the rain cleared away - I was out.  Thought I would tackle the front garden first. It was depressing the life out of me every time I drove in.  Got a few weeds and stray grass out as you can see from the photo. How can a small garden grow such prolific weeds. Wish everything else would grow as well.

 

Now a question - Where have all the foxgloves gone??  Last year I had so many I was pulling them out like weeds. Among all the weeds and  grass I found ONE. 

Tomorrow is supposed to be a good day - so watch out back garden I am on my way!!!!

Have put up a few new photos,

A bit of sunshine - it makes you feel alive - doesn't it!!!

 

 


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Johnplotman Johnplotman 23 May 2009 22:42:47

With Friday a splendid day,and Saturday with an odd downpour in the afternoon,maybe the sun might have taken pity on us after all the past washouts.


ClaireE ClaireE 23 May 2009 23:21:09

Wow, looks like you did a lot of work! The last two days have been really nice, sunny and especially WARM!


Rachel Rachel 23 May 2009 23:45:06

I think it's the rain making all the weeds shoot up. it's not fair - weeds shoot up and flowers get the daylights battered out of them.


Monkells Monkells 24 May 2009 00:00:42

Glad everyone seemed to have a lovely Friday, by the time I got home from work - It was raining !!!!!!!!!!! Just for a change!!!


suev suev 24 May 2009 11:46:12

monica i cant believe they thought my welcome sign was a weapon ?? how sad are they. i will send you another, i hope the runway is taken over by slugs???? what damage did they think tom would do with a pot slug saying welcome??!!!!!


flitters flitters 24 May 2009 19:53:42

for amoment i thiught that was a photo of one of the many barrowloads of weeds i pulled yesterday!!! nice to know i am not alone!!


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