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Latest posts by Busy-Lizzie

Picking a Pair of Pruners!

Posted: 27/03/2015 at 23:25

They are my favourites too, I have 3 pairs, but the oldest are over 30 years old and cut as well as the newer ones.


Posted: 27/03/2015 at 23:16

Think I like Lizzie or Liz best. Really Elizabeth. When I started being Busy-Lizzie there wasn't that fungal disease! I hope they don't become a thing of the past.


Posted: 27/03/2015 at 22:44

Lesley, GW is always at 9.30pm here, French time an hour ahead.

3 days for your passport Panda - amazing! The right job will turn up, it's just the waiting that's a pain in the neck.

Mice in the compost bin

Posted: 27/03/2015 at 19:24

Compost is fine to use, but (I hope I won't shock you) I use mouse traps when mice are were I'd rather they weren't. They breed quickly and I don't want to use poison because of other birds and animals who may eat them.


Posted: 27/03/2015 at 18:54

Of course it is, Hostafan, think I'll have a glass of Prosecco.

Worries & troubles that affect Forum friends.

Posted: 27/03/2015 at 18:42

Looking forward to it, Edd!

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 27/03/2015 at 16:57

Finished pruning the 3 Albertine roses and cut down the clematis Etoile Violette and Ville de Lyon.


Posted: 27/03/2015 at 14:26

Back from supermarket, now have jam donuts and biscuits in the cupboard , but have just had lunch. Must get into the garden.

What To Grow In a Big Box

Posted: 27/03/2015 at 14:23

When it's difficult is when you have a full size apple tree and you have to get up a ladder and you are afraid of heights!

Discussions started by Busy-Lizzie

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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Last Post: 05/02/2015 at 16:55

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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Last Post: 30/09/2013 at 17:25

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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Gardens we have visited 2013

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no emails as well as small text

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Cleaning greenhouses

What product to clean greenhouse 
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