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HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 12/10/2013 at 09:29

Morning all. Unlike Pentillie, I rather enjoyed all the excitement yesterday! Shame Pentillie doesn't want to stay here, he/she (sorry) was the one who started the lovely happiness thread.

Rained in the night. Pouring now. No gardening for me. But at least the ground will be softer for the next batch of bulb planting.

As Dove said Southwold had got very expensive, I looked up my grandparent's old house on Zoopla. I was amazed! It was an average, though pretty, terraced house with a small courtyard garden. Worth now  £840,000!!!!

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 11/10/2013 at 23:31

Oh, it's all gone quiet. Goodnight everyone, sweet dreams.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 11/10/2013 at 23:19

Hello Brumbull, as well. I said hello on one of the other threads too, but just in case you didn't see. Hope you are better now and have enjoyed your travels.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 11/10/2013 at 23:18

Hello Bev, glad you found us over here.

So many posts, taken me ages to catch up and now it's bedtime. Been quite busy today. Nearly didn't get to the garage in time to pick up repaired car. Local farmer rang to say the horses were in his field a kilometre away. It was full of lush grass, unlike my fields. The electic fence is faulty, but they've never gone off like that before.

Glad Punkdoc liked my idea of January.

Taking the plunge

Posted: 11/10/2013 at 22:59

Hello, Brumbull, haven't heard from you for ages. What have you been doing?

Good Evening FORKERS

Posted: 11/10/2013 at 22:55

Hello Bev, hope you'll join us on the other thread.

coir

Posted: 11/10/2013 at 12:49

Seems to me it's not cheaper after all. I've never used it though.

clematis montsna freda

Posted: 11/10/2013 at 12:46

I wonder if slugs have got my 2 year old Montana. It flowered well this spring, then we had dry summer and it was fine but  it collapsed in September and looks dead. It rained in September.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 11/10/2013 at 11:43

Punkdoc, January is that lovely time of year when the snowdrops are starting to poke up and you are sitting in front of the fire (or if you haven't a fire then in a sleeping bag) on a comfy sofa, mug of hot chocolate (or glass of whisky!) at hand, looking at plant catalogues and planning what to plant and drawing plans for the veggie garden.

 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 11/10/2013 at 08:30

Morning all. Only 2° here in Dordogne. The Busy-Lizzies say it's abit cold and they look a bit unhappy - just when they were flowering their socks off.

Got to take car into garage, boot lock is stuck, needs changing. It's an estate car and I need lots of potting compost for the winter pots and troughs. Planted 5 troughs so far with wallflowers (from my seeds), pansies and violas. My bellis daisies are all coming on and will need planting soon.

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