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Gwen Ward
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Love my family, pelargoniums, photography and gardening.
Love my family, pelargoniums, photography and gardening.

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Visit to Denbies Vineyard, Dorking on a dull day in December
We popped over to Denbies near Dorking this morning to see a photographic exhibition and meet up with members of Cranleigh Camera Club.  The exhibition was excellent.  Before we went in I took a few snaps, although the weather was not really suitable.

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"Maureen" - Dwarf Zonal Pelargonium
Zonal Pelargonium "Maureen" I don't have much success with the dwarf zonal pelargonium "Maureen" .   But next year I am going to "try harder".    Although I have a note that she is a dwarf type, and she is kept in a 4 1/2" pot, I think she wants to be 'set ...
"Maureen" - Dwarf Zonal Pelargonium
"Maureen" - Dwarf Zonal Pelargonium
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October Report
October Report
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Zonal Pelargonium "Bold Moonlight"
Bold Moonlight Another zonal pelargonium by John Gibbons - "Bold Moonlight" was introduced in 1996.  The large single flowers are pale pink and the top two petals are white at the centre.  The green leaves have a very light zone. Zonartics cut back. I've ta...
Zonal Pelargonium "Bold Moonlight"
Zonal Pelargonium "Bold Moonlight"
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End of Summer trip to Folkestone
We thought we should take a short break before the cold weather finally arrives in the UK.    So we booked ourselves into a hotel in Folkestone last week for three nights.  I know Folkestone would not be everyone’s idea of a fun resort, but we mainly use it...
End of Summer trip to Folkestone
End of Summer trip to Folkestone
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Dwarf Zonal Pelargonium "Bold Magic", and mystery pelargonium named
"Bold Magic"  Fully double deep salmon flowers make John Gibbons' "Bold Magic" an attractive dwarf zonal pelargonium.  The leaves are dark green with a darker green zone.   This makes a good show plant. This is my mystery zonal pelargonium.  It is a basic p...

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Winkworth Arboretum with U3A - September
The end of September was just a bit too early for autumn colour at Winkworth Arboretum when the U3A Photography Group visited.  The trees were only just beginning to take on their autumn colours - late for this time of year.  However, it was a sunny afterno...

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Before France a visit to RHS Wisley Gardens
The day after Sandy arrived and the day before we flew off to adventures in France, we made a visit to RHS Wisley Gardens.     The Hippo is back x Burrageara Living Fire g Paphiopedilum Desire "Bromesberrow Place" Phragmipedium Demetria gx Paphiopedilum Mau...

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Adventure in France - Giverny - the Gardens
The Gardens at Giverny are magical – mostly tall plants with brightly coloured flowers.  A lot of sunflowers.  I loved all of it.  Sadly we could hardly see the famous bridge over the waterlily pond – there were so many tourists standing on it, and they wou...

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Adventures in France - Giverny
The long-awaited day had arrived - for me anyway. I have wanted to visit the house and garden where Oscar-Claude Monet (usually known as Claude Monet) lived for a long time We were up early and after breakfast at the restaurant near our hotel we made our wa...
Adventures in France - Giverny
Adventures in France - Giverny
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