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Where I live: Donegal, Co Donegal Member since: February 2009 Last here: 645 days 15 hours ago
About my garden: I garden on quite an exposed site overlooking Donegal Bay and have herbacious and shrub borders. Being near the sea, the garden didn't get much frost until the 2008/2009 and 2010/2011 winters when we suffered along with everyone else!and lost several plants.The soil, particularly in a new area that I'm developing, is heavy clay with very poor drainage so that is a challenge!
More about me: I'm a member of our local Garden Society and part of Donegal Garden Trail and as part of that have my garden open during the third weekend in June.
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Another year.
21 December 2016 12:16:13
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A favourite spot!
03 November 2016 17:37:46
Like many gardeners I don't sit for too long in the garden in general!  But I have a favourite...

For those who may be interested!
05 August 2016 22:03:07
On Radio Ulster  FM tomorrow morning Gardener's Corner will be visiting two gardens and mine h...

Thank you, Keego and Linda B.
07 July 2016 20:50:00
It is always a treat to meet up with friends from Garden.ie and a double treat when they take the t...

14 May 2016 22:24:12
As I have not added a journal recently I thought that I would put up a few pictures from the garden...

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