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Dee-O-Gee August 29th, 2010 08:31 PM

Before & After Garden
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This poor rose was totally entangled in and between this old piece of driftwood.


I've had this driftwood since I was 5 years old (my dad brought it home from a cottage as I liked floating on it) and really don't want to part with it.

After pruning and cutting away, I placed a new wrought iron trellis behind. It's hard to tell but in the middle of the trellis is a hummingbird! :)


I took the driftwood and placed it behind some hostas. Gonna fix up that corner next. :thumbs up [SIZE="1"][COLOR="Red"]Oh can see a couple of creepers here too! [/COLOR][/SIZE]


Sylvie August 29th, 2010 10:57 PM

Wow, you really did a lot of work. Looks great :thumbs up

Love your creepers. :D

luckypenny August 29th, 2010 11:18 PM

Every garden needs creepers :cloud9:.

Love both the driftwood and the trellis and your gardens too of course :).

hazelrunpack August 30th, 2010 10:12 AM

Wow, that really made a difference! How did you manage to get the driftwood out without killing the rose? :o I excel at killing things while trying to disentangle them... :rolleyes: One of my natural 'talents'... :o

Love4himies August 30th, 2010 11:45 AM

Wow, what a difference :thumbs up!

Dee-O-Gee August 30th, 2010 09:12 PM

[QUOTE=hazelrunpack;948101]How did you manage to get the driftwood out without killing the rose? [/QUOTE]

Fortunately, there was only one cane that was entangled in amongst the driftwood but unfortunately, it did have the most off shoots (furthest to the right). :(

It looks a little bare now but with it being all cleaned up and out, I'm hoping it will thrive next summer. :fingerscr

hazelrunpack August 31st, 2010 09:58 AM

We'll need some pics next summer to see how it's doing. :D

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