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Introducing myself

Discussion in 'New Members Introduction' started by Backyard Botanics, Oct 22, 2018.

  1. Backyard Botanics

    Backyard Botanics Apprentice Gardener

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    IMG_3749.jpg My gardening interests are growing exotic, rare or unusual plants and pushing the boundaries as to what I can get away with growing in my central London inner city garden. I'm looking forward to getting to know everyone on here.
     
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    • Phil Anderer

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      Welcome to the corner :sign0016:
       
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      • CanadianLori

        CanadianLori Total Gardener

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        Welcome to the forum!

        Good on you for being a gardener of exotic species. :) Over here most of the fellows think anything exotic, dances. :heehee:
         
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        • strongylodon

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          Welcome to GC, you have a much better climate for growing exotics than I have here in Dorset.:smile:
           
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          • Loki

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            Welcome to Gardeners Corner Backyard Botanics. :)
             
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              • ARMANDII

                ARMANDII Low Flying Administrator Staff Member

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                Hi BB, welcome to Gardeners Corner:love30::thumbsup::snorky:
                 
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                • Mike Allen

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                  Welcome to the forum, my learned friend. Camberwell....Exoctic plants. Well I never. Mike. London Eltham. Rubbish plants. Nice to meet you.
                   
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                  • NigelJ

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                    Welcome. You have an interesting blog.
                     
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                    • shiney

                      shiney President, Grumpy Old Men's Club Staff Member

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                      Welcome to GC :blue thumb:

                      We have a few members that grow exotics :dbgrtmb:
                       
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                      • Mike Allen

                        Mike Allen Super Gardener

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                        I agree with Nigel. Interesting blog you have. The book that you refer to. Plants of the world. RBG Kew offered it to me @ £79 well worth it but I saved some £30 buying it from Amazon. Certainly a publication for my bookshelf.
                         
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                        • JWK

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                          Welcome to the forum BB
                           
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                          BB. I see Aljos Farjon has at last got his new book. Ancient Oaks on the market. I'm looking forward to reading it.
                           

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