Busy-Lizzie


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Strictly is back!

Posted: 13/11/2016 at 17:07

Since I think that, like me, you are 27 your OH won't mind as Poldark is old enough to be your son  So go ahead and pin it up

HELLO FORKERS! November Edition

Posted: 13/11/2016 at 15:08

Back from lunch with friends. Had a lovely Remembrance service this morning in Church.


The French have lollipop trees all over the place. I think the French chap who cuts my logs thinks my garden is a mess. At the moment, because we went to England for 2 weeks, my garden is a bit of a mess though, I seem to have got behind.

HELLO FORKERS! November Edition

Posted: 13/11/2016 at 08:22

Morning all.


Grey and damp here too, no chinks.


Sounds funny to read that Pat is planting her tomatoes!

What is your weather like? (2)

Posted: 13/11/2016 at 08:16

Looks damp and grey this morning, 6°, so warmer than a couple of days ago when there was a -3° frost.

Bedding Dahlia

Posted: 12/11/2016 at 22:20

I've grown dahlias from seed, they develop tubers which I've grown the following year. Some I even left in the ground over winter and they grew up again.

Camera Talk

Posted: 12/11/2016 at 22:14

This thread will now be locked to further comment. Here's a link to the new one:

http://www.gardenersworld.com/forum/the-potting-shed/camera-talk---part-2/990057.html#latest 

Camera Talk - part 2

Posted: 12/11/2016 at 22:13

Sheps, when a thread gets to 1000 posts Nora from the Gardeners' World team asks the person who started it to start a new thread.

Garden pictures 2016: 2

Posted: 12/11/2016 at 22:03

What cute birds. I never seem to get close enough to mine for a good photo.

HELLO FORKERS! November Edition

Posted: 12/11/2016 at 21:57

Glad you got back safely Dove, at least I don't think you had to go on the dreaded A11, saw on yesterday's news there'd been another fatal accident. When we've driven up or down to Stansted there always seems to be an accident.


Wretched Alexa cat has dug up one of my troughs of pansies again. What is it about pansies? She does it every year about this time. I've had to put a fence around the sundial bed. We have a dark tortoiseshell stray cat who is eating her food. She eats outside, don't have a catflap. Dark cat runs away very fast when it sees me.

Going to friends for lunch tomorrow.

Strictly is back!

Posted: 12/11/2016 at 21:40

Len often agrees with me too!


I thought Danny looked gorgeous and danced beautifully, but I think I just preferred Louise, she was amazing, acting as well as dancing.


I actually found Ed quite fun, usually the buffoon of the show gets on my nerves but he has really tried and has improved.

Discussions started by Busy-Lizzie

Shelf life of grease balls for birds

 
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Moss in Flower bed

 
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What is your weather like? (2)

 
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The Old Vicarage near East Ruston

We visited this garden yesterday, fabulous 
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When We Were Young

To chat about our memories 
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What is your weather like?

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Busy Lizzie's Open Garden

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What tree has a flower like this?

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Are there seeds that don't like very cold storage?

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weird caterpillar like thingy ID please

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Gardener's World and the average gardener

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Gardens we Have Visited 2014

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Garden Gallery 2014

photos of our gardens 
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Does anyone recognise this cactus like plant?

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Thank you to Tech team

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