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Our Midland Diary is written by Diane Clement. As well as an enthusiastic Gardener and Exhibitor, Diane is an inveterate seed raiser and her diary is a superb record of the process of raising many different types of plants from seed.
Midlands

A Midland Alpine Gardener's Diary

13 August 2013 - Diary Entry No 53 - A Swiss holiday Part 4

06 August 2013 - Diary Entry No 52 - A Swiss holiday Part 3

01 August 2013 - Diary Entry No 51 - A Swiss holiday Part 2

29 July 2013 - Diary Entry No 50 - A Swiss holiday Part 1

01 September 2011 - Diary Entry No 49 - A week in the Engadine Part 4

27 August 2011 - Diary Entry No 48 - A week in the Engadine Part 3

15 August 2011 - Diary Entry No 47 - A week in the Engadine - Part 2

10 August 2011 - Diary Entry No 46 - A week in the Engadine - Part 1

31 July 2011 - Diary Entry No 45 - More seed collecting

30 June 2011 - Diary Entry No 44 - Seed Collecting starts

15 June 2011 - Diary Entry No 43 - Repotting hepaticas

31 May 2011 - Diary Entry no 42 - End of a dry spring

14 April 2011 - Diary Entry No 41 - April in the garden

28 March 2011 - Diary Entry No 40 - A plant in the wrong place

7 March 2011 - Diary Entry No 39 - Hepaticas

18 February 2011 - Diary Entry No 38 - Late winter or Early Spring?

29 January 2011 - Diary Entry No 37 - A cold garden

08 January 2011 - Diary Entry No 36 - Winter jobs

30 November 2010 - Diary Entry No 35 - An early start to winter

07 November 2010 - Diary Entry No 34 - Seed Reception

25 September 2010 - Diary Entry No 33 - Propagation

28 August 2010 - Diary Entry No 32 - Underground strategies

07 August 2010 - Diary Entry No 31 - August jobs

01 July 2010 - Diary Entry No 30 - Summer Miscellany

13 June 2010 - Diary Entry No 29 - Repotting hepaticas

29 May 2010 - Diary Entry No 28 - May in the garden

16 May 2010 - Diary Entry No 27 - Turkish Delights Part 1

06 April 2010 - Diary Entry No 26 - Seedlings and a Growing Crevice

29 March 2010 - Diary Entry No 25 - Seeds!

15 March 2010 - - Diary Entry No 24 - In like a lion

23 February 2010 - Diary Entry No 23 - In search of sun

12 February 2010 - Diary Entry No 22 Slow beginnings

10 January 2010 - Diary Entry No 21 Alpine conditions - and some non-alpines

30 December 2009 - Diary Entry No 20 Round up of 2009 Part 2

24 December 2009 - Diary Entry No 19 Round up of 2009 Part 1

22 September 2009 - - Diary Entry No 18 The nights draw in

28 August 2009 - Midland Diary No 17 - The end of August

11 August 2009 - Midland Diary No 16 - Repotting starts and Seed collecting continues

16 July 2009 - Midland Diary No 15 - Round the garden in Mid July

06 July 2009 - Midland Diary No 14 - Seed starts to ripen

08 June 2009 - Midland Diary No 13 - Mainly Seedy Matters

04 May 2009 - Midland Diary No 12 - The beginning of May

20 April 2009 - Midland Diary No 11 Portrait of an AGS show

05 April 2009 - Midland Diary No 10 Hepatica gallery

23 March 2009 - Midland Diary No 9 First signs of spring

13 March 2009 - Midland Diary No 8 Crocuses in the garden

25 February 2009 - Midland Diary No 7 From the Mediterranean

12 February 2009 - Midland Diary No 6 Mainly snow and snowdrops

01 February 2009 - Midland Diary No 5 Cyclamen germination continued

23 January 2009 - Midland Diary No. 4 Cyclamen germination

10 January 2009 - Midland Diary No 3 Cold weather and strategies

03 January 2009 - Midland Diary No. 2 Sowing Cyclamen

30 December 2008 - Midland Diary No. 1 Hamamelis and Seed Sowing