Gardeners World - Butterflies

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Gardeners World - Butterflies

Postby Maximus » Sat Sep 23, 2017 12:08 pm

Don't know if anyone else saw this on BBC Gardeners World last night? A glimpse into Matthew and Sally Oats garden.

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Re: Gardeners World - Butterflies

Postby Pete Eeles » Sun Sep 24, 2017 4:44 pm

Thanks for posting this, Mike; I must have missed it! Definitely appreciated by both myself and my better half (who is the gardener in my case also!).


- Pete

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Re: Gardeners World - Butterflies

Postby David M » Sun Sep 24, 2017 10:01 pm

Yes, may I extend my thanks too, Mike, for this link.

It was highly intriguing, and what a garden Matthew and his wife have (unsurprising, I suppose, given Matthew's 'leanings').

Great to see his collection of Orange Tip pupae assembled in his foyer. Perhaps we should all seek out a few and 'contain' them over winter like this!

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Re: Gardeners World - Butterflies

Postby Katrina » Wed Sep 27, 2017 9:16 am

Thanks from me too - most enjoyable and informative.

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Re: Gardeners World - Butterflies

Postby Catriona » Tue Oct 03, 2017 8:57 am

What a gorgeous garden. An Eden for butterflies and wildlife.

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Re: Gardeners World - Butterflies

Postby Goldie M » Tue Oct 03, 2017 9:54 am

Really enjoyed the video, it's good to know about the different plants that attract the Butterflies besides Buddleia, thank you Mike. Goldie :D

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