Busy-Lizzie


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Hi all , a few questions please.

Posted: 08/07/2017 at 20:28

Hello Dachalover.


Des that Spirea have golden leaves when it first comes out, then they get greener as it flowers? I have one like that, called "Goldflame".


The petunia on the right is younger than the petunia on the left.

Hello Forkers ... July Edition

Posted: 08/07/2017 at 08:04

Morning all.


What huge eyes Ed has!


Cooler and cloudy with a breeze. I shall make a cake or two, I have a chocolate cake, a fruit cake and something else in the freezer. One will be orange with grated courgette in it. Trouble is, you don't know how many people will turn up and now rain is forecast.


Also need to do some rose dead heading. Shan't dead head Paul's Scarlet because she has lovely orangey hips, but she's looking a bit untidy at the moment.


Hope DD has a good day.

Garden Gallery 2017

Posted: 08/07/2017 at 07:57

Thank you.

Sticky Traps

Posted: 08/07/2017 at 07:53

Swat the blue bottle, but don't hang up a sticky tape that may kill a bee or a butterfly.

Garden Gallery 2017

Posted: 07/07/2017 at 22:14


Lovely Roscoeas, Fidget. I've never seen them in France.

Garden Gallery 2017

Posted: 07/07/2017 at 20:35

Then my next post was lost, couldn't display the page. But it put the writing first last time, strange!


Photo posting has gone on strike.

Garden Gallery 2017

Posted: 07/07/2017 at 20:18

These two are by the swimming pool, which is why they are in white plastic pots.

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Posted: 07/07/2017 at 19:59


Some pots. I just cannot put the writing above or between the photos.


Oh bother it, it won't do any more photos either and the one photo it's managed is probably the worst.

Hello Forkers ... July Edition

Posted: 07/07/2017 at 19:40

So quiet here this afternoon. Was it a good gardening day? Hot here 33° after lunch. Too hot to make cakes, shall do it tomorrow. Been watering.

Hello Forkers ... July Edition

Posted: 07/07/2017 at 14:58

Congratulations to Skye, her Mummy and Lily P.


I'm all weeded out, shan't weed another thing until the autumn! Well, maybe in Norfolk when we go to the cottage on the 17th.


Have bought the soft drinks and milk for the Open Day and chicken and salad lunch for the helpers. Need to make another cake. Tidy up and set out tables for teas tomorrow. I shall think of DD, her  first tea shop day tomorrow and my Open Day on Sunday.

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