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HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 08/12/2014 at 13:10

We are having Leek and potato soup, veg from garden, and home made bread rolls, but then I'm lucky not having to go out to work. Finished my English Christmas cards, now to start the French ones.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 08/12/2014 at 10:38

Morning all.

I'm another one who is fussy about the Christmas tree, Mrs Garden described me!

DD, no wonder the teacher looked shocked, she would get the sack if she gave your son a flick around the ear!

The farrier came this morning to trim horses' feet. Had the shoes taken off my mare as I hardly ride in winter.

I can understand you wanting a girly part KEF. I had to be John of Gaunt in the school play, just couldn't get up any enthusiasm for it.

Strictly 2014

Posted: 08/12/2014 at 10:14

Claire above thinks the same as me.

Geraniums/Cranesbills.

Posted: 07/12/2014 at 23:32

Rozanne has done really well in my garden, flowers for ages, so has geranium psilostemon and geranium macrorrhizum but that last one is good in dry shade. However Anne Folkard and Black Beauty both died, don't know why.

Trachelospermum Jasminoides

Posted: 07/12/2014 at 23:23

Mine is on a south wall and gets a good water 3 times a week in summer. I only fertilised it in spring with a slow acting organic fertiliser. Perhaps fertilising every month is too much and it's so well fed it doesn't feel the need to reproduce, so no flowers. They do like sun, I saw huge ones covered in flowers on south walls in Italy. The flowers buds are more likely to get frosted on an east wall.

Strictly 2014

Posted: 07/12/2014 at 22:40

I think Pixie generally has been a much better dancer than Simon. I was shocked when Darcie and Len voted against Pixie. Mark should have gone and Pixie should not have been in the dance off at all. I would have liked Caroline, Pixie and Frankie in the final. I'm beginning to think the results because of the general public votes are so stupid I may not watch it any more, just annoys me and takes away the pleasure of watching the dancing.

west facing wall

Posted: 07/12/2014 at 14:32

I have clematis Montana "Marjorie" and climbing Hydrangea Petiolaris on west walls.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 07/12/2014 at 14:24

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Went to the police horse rescue place  http://www.brantomepolicehorses.com/  Christmas fair this morning. Quite a lot of people there, knew a few.

 

Tis The Season To Be Jolly

Posted: 06/12/2014 at 22:25

http://www.activityvillage.co.uk/sites/default/files/images/robin_bookmarks_jokes_460_0.jpg

 

Favourite Christmas Song and Carol?

Posted: 06/12/2014 at 22:12

I'm another who likes Silent Night and I like O Little Town of Bethlehem.

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