Busy-Lizzie


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HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 24/11/2015 at 22:51

Haven't a clue what Edd is talking about and I'm certainly not going to try salt in my coffee!

Garden centre recommendations

Posted: 24/11/2015 at 22:48

When we go to England and stay in Eastbourne (DIL and grandchildren) we go to Paradise Park in Newhaven, lots of clematis choice. But I really liked a little nursery with a garden to visit called "Marchants Hardy Plants". I also like Merriments Gardens which also have a garden centre and nursery attached.

Now we are buying a cottage in Norfolk and I look forward to exploring garden centres there and especially Peter Beales "Classic Roses".

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 24/11/2015 at 22:34

How funny, I've read Runnybeak's post before.

So glad your new job is going well Panda.

Edd, could that be the sort of jeans button that you bash in with a hammer, or have I got the wrong end of the stick?

Enjoyed the pottery throw down programme.

Salvia

Posted: 24/11/2015 at 22:31

Thanks Verdun. Mine was about 6', but planted in the wrong place as I hadn't realised how tall it would get.

Camera Corner

Posted: 24/11/2015 at 22:07

He's so cute and I'm glad he doesn't look thin.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 24/11/2015 at 19:41

Verdun's been on the Salvia thread, Gertie. Plants have always been his first love, probably more than chat.

Salvia

Posted: 24/11/2015 at 19:39

I had Wendy's Wish last year, loved it, preferred it to Amistad, neater habit. But I lost it in the winter  Wish I had taken cuttings. But I bought 6 quite cheaply as plug plants so hoping to do the same again.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 24/11/2015 at 19:16

Hannah is Spanish, her ancestors probably lived in the mountains, living on scrub and cold winds!

Off to sew 2 buttons on son's trousers.

Monty Don Programme Question

Posted: 24/11/2015 at 19:09

Thanks for the link, just gorgeous.

Manure

Posted: 24/11/2015 at 19:03

I seem to have quite a lot of worms, especially when the weather is wet, but the rotovator is much better at getting the muck in and the tilth fine. I know some people on this forum are against them, but I have a very big garden and need all the help I can get.

Discussions started by Busy-Lizzie

The Old Vicarage near East Ruston

We visited this garden yesterday, fabulous 
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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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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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Changing avator picture

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Trouble typing on some of the threads

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