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woodlandsworld2 · 3d ago

Summer Solstice

The Summer Solstice was just 3 days ago, on one of the hottest day June days for 40 years!  I have been fortunate to have avoided 3 days of intense heat as I had to travel up to Scotland for...
woodlandsworld2 · 2W ago

Phormium on Steroids?

10 days ago I showed you that my Phormium was going to flower with this picToday after a week of a lot of rain and not much sun it looks like thisI don't know what has been different this ye...
woodlandsworld2 · 3W ago

Whilst waiting for a Planting Fairy, I Spy a Phormium.

I had hoped to get the final few plants planted today, I placed them where I wanted them for now and ran out of energy, so sat down hoping to find some.........The gardener I used before to ...
woodlandsworld2 · 4W ago

No. 1 Daughters Help!

Being Bank Holiday Monday, and that her boyfriend is Assistant manager at a zoo, K was free so came over to help in the garden. How lucky am I. As you may remember I had a number of jobs I w...
woodlandsworld2 · 4W ago

Hubbies help!

A beautiful Sunday of the bank holiday weekend, so what do I do? Rope hubby in to helping with the planting of the jungle.So what did I do?  Give instructions on how to do it......How diffic...
woodlandsworld2 · 1M ago

Late Starting!

With the prospect of some gorgeous weather you would think it would be full steam ahead in my garden but no .........................................Unfortunately I have not been well for th...
woodlandsworld2 · 1M ago

Nine Years Growth

Planted my Trachycarpus in 13th May 2008,Today....and still growing, my neighbour doesn't like the noise it makes when its windy and is always moaning. I have a feeling it is going to get a ...
woodlandsworld2 · 1M ago

Uncovered!

What bizarre weather we have been having, the arid bed has been covered protecting it from the recent, rather hard frosts we have been having.The next few days are due to be very mild, wet a...
woodlandsworld2 · 1M ago

Fried!

Been a busy few weeks. Went up to mums to celebrate her birthday, we went out for afternoon tea. This little lot was for two people, it was very scrummy.Since we've been back we have had som...
woodlandsworld2 · 2M ago

Painting & Planting.

A couple more jobs done....Painted the office. I try and do this a couple of times in the yearThis is the weather side and it definitely needs those extra coats.All the garden furniture has ...