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Palm Pot & Peony Blogs 2019

Patio Pots or Balcony Containers?

Patricia Pascoe

Patio Pots or Balcony Containers?

Patio Pots or Balcony Containers? How to get rid of weeds the eco friendly way Summer Home Décor Trends 2019 Black and White This week I’ve been looking at summer trends in both home décor and gardening. Patio Pots or Balcony Containers Are you updating your garden or balcony space for Summer/Autumn with new pots and flowers, like me?  As usual, I checked out the garden centres for some typically traditional British plants. One of the garden centres stated, “old time favourites are seeing a resurgence as gardeners go for tried and tested classics.”  My two preferences from the long list of recommendations...

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Summer Birthday Ideas and Anniversary Gifts

Patricia Pascoe Home Accessories Latest news Palm Pot & Peony News Plant Pots

Summer Birthday Ideas and Anniversary Gifts Summer Birthday ideas for my brother My brother, Barry,  has a small shady garden patch, where he mainly plants ferns. It provides a relaxing place to sit on a hot day. I’ve decided to buy some colourful flower pots from the Festival Garden Pot Collection which will definitely brighten up this corner. Some summer birthday ideas and anniversary gifts for you ... Birthday present for my niece aged 16 My niece, Anna, loves everything pink so my summer birthday ideas are something pretty in pink and I’ve chosen (also from the handcrafted collection) a beautiful...

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Hot, Humid and the Pink Beach Hut

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Hot, Humid and the Pink Beach Hut

Looking for ideas to decorate a Beach Hut? Hot, Humid and the Pink Beach Hut She Shed Trend Aqua by the Sea and the Pink Pineapple In the hot weather this week, at home, I couldn’t help dreaming about sitting outside a Pink Beach Hut looking out to sea. So, I searched he internet, as you do, and found that the nautical red, white and blue is not so popular, which also includes plastic tables and chairs. But a coastal beach theme and relaxing in a deck chair with a book is trending. The designers and decorators are also stating...

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Create a kids corner - dinosaurs, unicorns and superheroes

Patricia Pascoe For the kids Home Accessories Latest news Newsletter Palm Pot & Peony News Plant Pots

Create a kids corner - dinosaurs, unicorns and superheroes

Create a kids corner - dinosaurs, unicorns and superheroes Dinosaur Museum  Unicorn Mythical Den For Budding Gardeners Superheros Call Centre I searched the internet this week to find out what the trends are for the younger members of our family as we have several birthdays during the summer months.  It seems creating a corner of their bedroom or in the garden shed as a den is popular.  Here are my favourites… Dinosaur Museum - sand, dinosaur toys, brushes and pots (for the archaeological dig!) images of dinosaurs, posters, magnifying glass. According to a study published in the journal Developmental Research “about one...

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Four Birthdays and a Wedding

Patricia Pascoe For the man Home Accessories Latest news New wedding gifts Newsletter Palm Pot & Peony News Plant Pots

Four Birthdays and a Wedding

Four Birthdays and a Wedding Timeless Beauty Bottom of the Garden No Flowers or Chocolate Misplaced Glasses Tying the Knot FOUR BIRTHDAYS…. June 30th is my friend’s birthday! She said to me yesterday, “I can’t believe it will be the last year of my 40’s. I’ll be 49 years old!”  And so, I’m going to buy a bright and cheery plant pot decorated with the June birth flower – the Rose – a timeless beauty. Also, this month is my son-in-law’s birthday. I’ve learnt a lot from him especially about BBQs. I haven’t decided what gift I’ll buy yet –...

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