Garden bloggers’ bloom day Tag Archive

  • WHAT’S BLOOMING IN THE GARDEN IN JULY?

    What’s blooming in July and creating a Garden Diary

    It’s time for the monthly round-up of what’s happening in the garden! I’m now into that tricky time of trying to find days where I can work in the garden. For that I need 3 criteria to be met:

    1. Dry but not too hot
    2. Have the day free to work on the garden
    3. Be in the right mood for gardening

    I’m discovering days where all 3 criteria are met are pretty hard to come by. Anyone else have that problem? I  haven’t had many opportunities to do much this month, and my to do list is growing. At least I managed to plant my tomatoes and feed the fish! Read on for the round up:

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  • GARDEN BLOGGER’S BLOOM DAY: MAY

    What’s blooming in May

    It’s time for the monthly round-up of what’s happening in the garden! It’s been a funny few weeks. The garden was all coming to life marvellously but the weather then took a turn for the cold, which damaged or killed quite a lot of emerging blooms. It happened immediately after I cut the lawn for the first time so I suspect the answer is to never cut the lawn again…The cold weather has also put me off getting out into the garden to be honest, so I still have a long to do list I haven’t got round to, including painting the fence, weeding, planting more veg, planting bulbs, pruning…. you get the idea.

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