Busy-Lizzie


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Growing Sweet Peas

Posted: 28/01/2014 at 21:57

But would he mind spending some money on a new sofa if you needed one, or a table or re-decorating? Your garden is an extension of your house.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 28/01/2014 at 21:44

Glad you had a good day, Dove.

Panda, I've been reading one of those naughty books, but I don't think it's really my sort of thing, I like comfort.

If Dove is your grandma, Verdun, then you can't be born yet.

Camera Corner

Posted: 28/01/2014 at 18:09

http://homebase.crocus.co.uk/images/products2/PL/00/00/00/11/PL0000001163_card2_lg.jpg

 

That's OK David. Could depend on soil or what you feed it on, even the light quality when the photo was taken.

Tracey, Iceberg is lovely. Gertrude Jekyll would probably be my first choice for a pink one. This isn't my photo, it's from Crocus, but it's a David Austin rose.

 

Require clarification regarding feeding established fruit trees & bushes...

Posted: 28/01/2014 at 15:43

Raspberries are fruit bushes and they need feeding in Spring. I give mine organic fertiliser in March and mulch with rotted manure.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 28/01/2014 at 13:20

http://www.hellenly.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/hapybirthday.jpg

 

Morning all, Happy Birthday Dove, but I expect Dove is being wined and dined now.

Camera Corner

Posted: 28/01/2014 at 10:30

It's hasn't put it how I put it with the titles on top and the rose on top. Weird!

Camera Corner

Posted: 28/01/2014 at 10:29

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/36620.jpg?width=512&height=350&mode=max

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/36619.jpg?width=307&height=350&mode=max

 Close up of an antirrhinum.

 

Here is my "The Pilgrim", looks paler and more two tone than David's.

 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 27/01/2014 at 23:36

Hello Mrs. G, good to know you're still around.

Thanks for the recipe, Stacey, have filed it.

 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 27/01/2014 at 17:52

Hello PoddingtonP

Wow, Toblerone cheesecake, never had it, sounds yummy.

Lily, I haven't seen a sky like that for ages and ages. Raining here in sunny Dordogne, has been for weeks.

Quiet day, did ironing, planned which bedding plants, watched Place in the Sun, Home or Away (while ironing) and Escape to the Country, dyed hair (honey, chestnut, translated from French!). Deleted about 200 emails in inbox.

waterlogged sunken bed

Posted: 27/01/2014 at 10:45

If it had a shed there are there concrete foundations underneath stopping the water draining away? It may be that the ground is just too wet because of all the rain this winter and will be better later. Have you dug in any compost? Compost and manure are better than sand for improving clay.

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