My Haven!!

This is the Garden Express Summer Garden Photo Competition. Entrants need to be Garden Express Forum members. Please refer to the Competition Terms & Conditions and the specific Judging Criteria and Prize announcements. Entries closed March 16th 2007, judging complete and winners anounced.

My Haven!!

Postby Patricia » Fri Feb 23, 2007 6:42 pm

Image My little piece of heaven "my backgarden"
Tai Chi - Mind, body and spirit are all exercised simultaneously. The continuous flowing movements of Tai Chi are based on the principle that running water never stagnates. The gentle movements relax your muscles while strengthening your body and mind.
User avatar
Patricia
Gardening Sage
 
Posts: 1194
Joined: Tue Dec 27, 2005 4:45 pm
Location: Hunter Valley NSW

Postby The Estate » Fri Feb 23, 2007 6:43 pm

Oh I do like your pic. lovely esp the statue
The Estate
Garden Wizard
 
Posts: 14753
Joined: Mon Aug 28, 2006 9:52 am

Postby abwal » Fri Feb 23, 2007 8:28 pm

Fresh and green and colourful. Great.
Gardening is sharing.
User avatar
abwal
Garden Wizard
 
Posts: 8458
Joined: Fri Nov 10, 2006 8:17 pm
Location: Bundaberg Qld (Sub-tropical)

Postby Lin » Sat Feb 24, 2007 8:58 pm

Very good shot, Patricia - looks like a lovely spot.
User avatar
Lin
Garden Wizard
 
Posts: 2559
Joined: Sat Sep 02, 2006 11:04 pm
Location: Bellarine Peninsula, Victoria

Postby Luzy » Sun Feb 25, 2007 7:45 am

Beautiful! (Hmmmm, we might have to include a visit to your place when we're tea party-ing at midgins, Patricia...)
User avatar
Luzy
Garden Wizard
 
Posts: 7297
Joined: Fri Aug 12, 2005 4:44 pm
Location: Melbourne, Vic

Postby ginge » Sun Feb 25, 2007 8:07 am

looks so calm and beautiful.
Perfect place to kick back and have a nice cup of tea :D
Gardening is a matter of your enthusiasm holding up until your back gets used to it. ~Author Unknown
User avatar
ginge
Head Gardener
 
Posts: 174
Joined: Wed Aug 16, 2006 10:37 am
Location: Canberra

Postby Mister Wisteria » Sun Feb 25, 2007 10:08 am

There's something about blue/mauve/purple type flowers that makes them stand out from the rest. very nice.
Slip Slop & Slap and Don't Forget Your Hat.

Anti Skin Cancer Foundation.
User avatar
Mister Wisteria
Garden Wizard
 
Posts: 6061
Joined: Thu Nov 16, 2006 10:10 pm
Location: Glen Waverley

Postby Pam » Wed Feb 28, 2007 5:56 am

Luzy wrote:Beautiful! (Hmmmm, we might have to include a visit to your place when we're tea party-ing at midgins, Patricia...)


:shock: That's not fair! :cry:

:roll:Yes, it is. Have fun! :D
User avatar
Pam
Garden Wizard
 
Posts: 14418
Joined: Sat Mar 22, 2003 1:06 pm
Location: Bundaberg, Qld

Postby abwal » Wed Feb 28, 2007 12:07 pm

Poor Pam. It is a shame we aren't invited, isn't it.? Mind you, it is a fair way to push a wheelbarrow full of plants and cuttings.

You can always have "tea and tanas' with us.
Gardening is sharing.
User avatar
abwal
Garden Wizard
 
Posts: 8458
Joined: Fri Nov 10, 2006 8:17 pm
Location: Bundaberg Qld (Sub-tropical)

Postby The Estate » Wed Feb 28, 2007 12:09 pm

abwal wrote:Poor Pam. It is a shame we aren't invited, isn't it.? Mind you, it is a fair way to push a wheelbarrow full of plants and cuttings.

You can always have "tea and tanas' with us.


well I was thinging of inviting you all over for happy hour and we could have wheelbarrow races :lol: :lol:
The Estate
Garden Wizard
 
Posts: 14753
Joined: Mon Aug 28, 2006 9:52 am

Postby Patricia » Wed Feb 28, 2007 2:06 pm

I live only 10 mins drive from "Hunter Valley Gardens"...not sure though if I would be came enough to take you lot out there with me!!!!! :shock:
Tai Chi - Mind, body and spirit are all exercised simultaneously. The continuous flowing movements of Tai Chi are based on the principle that running water never stagnates. The gentle movements relax your muscles while strengthening your body and mind.
User avatar
Patricia
Gardening Sage
 
Posts: 1194
Joined: Tue Dec 27, 2005 4:45 pm
Location: Hunter Valley NSW

Postby The Estate » Wed Feb 28, 2007 2:33 pm

Patricia wrote:I live only 10 mins drive from "Hunter Valley Gardens"...not sure though if I would be came enough to take you lot out there with me!!!!! :shock:


and why NOT :roll: :twisted:
The Estate
Garden Wizard
 
Posts: 14753
Joined: Mon Aug 28, 2006 9:52 am

Postby Patricia » Wed Feb 28, 2007 2:36 pm

Thee...not sure if the "gardens" would ever look the same again!! :lol:
Tai Chi - Mind, body and spirit are all exercised simultaneously. The continuous flowing movements of Tai Chi are based on the principle that running water never stagnates. The gentle movements relax your muscles while strengthening your body and mind.
User avatar
Patricia
Gardening Sage
 
Posts: 1194
Joined: Tue Dec 27, 2005 4:45 pm
Location: Hunter Valley NSW

Postby The Estate » Wed Feb 28, 2007 2:41 pm

Patricia wrote:Thee...not sure if the "gardens" would ever look the same again!! :lol:


well they prob. need thinning out :roll: and or a good pruning and we wouldn't charge for the privlidge either :twisted:
The Estate
Garden Wizard
 
Posts: 14753
Joined: Mon Aug 28, 2006 9:52 am

Postby Luzy » Fri Mar 02, 2007 6:04 pm

Pam wrote: :shock: That's not fair! :cry:


Hang on! I thought you northerners were bringing the fresh pineapples for midgin's 'tea' party - how could we not visit Patricia's patch as well????
User avatar
Luzy
Garden Wizard
 
Posts: 7297
Joined: Fri Aug 12, 2005 4:44 pm
Location: Melbourne, Vic

Postby Pam » Fri Mar 02, 2007 6:10 pm

Yummy! I have to tell you Luzy - fresh, properly ripened pineapple....YUMMO! And lychees! and REAL mangoes, not those picked-green things! And tree-ripened 'nanas!
User avatar
Pam
Garden Wizard
 
Posts: 14418
Joined: Sat Mar 22, 2003 1:06 pm
Location: Bundaberg, Qld

Postby Luzy » Fri Mar 02, 2007 6:11 pm

=p~ Hmmm, seems like you'd better bring some really BIG wheelbarrows, then!
User avatar
Luzy
Garden Wizard
 
Posts: 7297
Joined: Fri Aug 12, 2005 4:44 pm
Location: Melbourne, Vic

Postby Mister Wisteria » Fri Mar 02, 2007 6:42 pm

Gee Pam, are you telling us the plastic looking and tasteing ones we get down our way aren't the real thing. I'm shattered.
Slip Slop & Slap and Don't Forget Your Hat.

Anti Skin Cancer Foundation.
User avatar
Mister Wisteria
Garden Wizard
 
Posts: 6061
Joined: Thu Nov 16, 2006 10:10 pm
Location: Glen Waverley


Return to Summer Garden 2007 Photo Competition

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest