Busy-Lizzie


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My flowers ... (2)

Posted: 07/10/2016 at 22:50

He sounds like a walking nightmare!


I am in SW France, Dordogne. It is hotter in the summer than England, but colder in winter. The French aren't so interested in gardening as the English, the climate here is harder anyway, but they like growing vegetables and pelargoniums.

HELLO FORKERS! October Edition

Posted: 07/10/2016 at 14:38

Lovely story, Runnybeak. My first kiss was in the barn of the next door farm. I went out with him for 4 months, it worried my father who thought I was too young, I was 14 (or was it 15?).

My flowers ... (2)

Posted: 07/10/2016 at 14:33

Not in winter it isn't!

HELLO FORKERS! October Edition

Posted: 07/10/2016 at 09:59

Pleased it all seems to be going well, Obelixx. Your place sounds lovely.


Our first frost this morning, but not enough to blacken the dahlias. -2°


We are going to a barn dance this evening, organised by English people. I used to love them in our English village years ago. But I was young and fit then!

My flowers ... (2)

Posted: 07/10/2016 at 09:46

We had our first frost this morning, but only a mild one. The dahlias still look OK. -2°


But not so much out now. I'm glad I have Michaelmas daisies, they keep the garden pretty in September and October.

pet companions

Posted: 07/10/2016 at 09:33

Scroggin, she's gorgeous, Border Collie's are my favourite, so much character and intelligence and beautiful too. I saw your lovely photos on the beach too.

Camera Talk

Posted: 06/10/2016 at 21:29

When I was getting the washing in I heard a loud and familiar noise. It was the cranes on their way back to Africa for the winter. Then I looked across the paddock at the trees. Autumn has crept up on me without my noticing!

Garden Pictures 2016

Posted: 06/10/2016 at 17:47

Thank you FG. It will all be gone when we have the first hard frost!

Garden Pictures 2016

Posted: 06/10/2016 at 17:19

Thank you Johnny. It's in SW France. I like your petunias. They do well in France too, it gets hot here in summer.

gallery of shame

Posted: 06/10/2016 at 17:15

Don't think she's really planning to!

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Problems using the website

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The Old Vicarage near East Ruston

We visited this garden yesterday, fabulous 
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When We Were Young

To chat about our memories 
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What is your weather like?

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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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