Busy-Lizzie


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HELLO FORKERS! October Edition

Posted: 24/10/2016 at 09:19

I like quince jam with cinnamon in it.

Gardeners world going to try an hour long

Posted: 24/10/2016 at 09:15

Frances Tophill is often on Gardener's World now, to add to the other women gardeners. She's the one who visited gardens in extreme spots.


Agree with aym about Monty's banana. It's something most of us probably don't have and he's spent some time last year and this year digging it up for the winter. I couldn't have one anyway, it's just too big and heavy. I prefer flowers anyway.

Garden Pictures 2016

Posted: 24/10/2016 at 09:08

Love the colour of your Irises, Pat. If you don't have English bluebells then having Spanish ones doesn't matter. They are lovely anyway.

HELLO FORKERS! October Edition

Posted: 24/10/2016 at 08:53

Morning all.


Such sad news from pdoc. When will it end?


Raining. Heating oil coming this morning, hopefully. Last week he never arrived because he couldn't find the house. Secretary said she'd given him detailed instructions.

Garden Pictures 2016

Posted: 23/10/2016 at 22:42

They are very pretty but they are what we call Spanish bluebells and people are worrying that they will take over from the native English ones as they are very vigorous. The English ones are scented. Bit like grey squirrels chased away the red ones!

Gardeners world going to try an hour long

Posted: 23/10/2016 at 18:18

Hurray, Monty said on the last programme that it will stay an hour long when it starts again in March!

HELLO FORKERS! October Edition

Posted: 23/10/2016 at 18:13

Busy day today, Harvest Festival, gave groceries to a charity. Then 25 came to our house for a Bring and Share lunch. Had to use 2 rooms and garden tables, but it went really well. Everyone cheerful and super food. Taken a bit of time to clear up.


Looking forward to Strictly and Poldark.

Garden Pictures 2016

Posted: 23/10/2016 at 08:06

Thanks Pat, funny to see spring flowers when we are having autumn! They don't look quite like our English bluebells which have hanging heads. Are they scented?

What is your weather like? (2)

Posted: 22/10/2016 at 22:07

Nanny Beach, have you seen the Birthday thread?  http://www.gardenersworld.com/forum/the-potting-shed/its-my-birthdaypart-two/914005-21.html/  

Strictly is back!

Posted: 22/10/2016 at 21:58

I liked the ones I usually like, Danny, Ore, Daisy and Louise. But no one really shone tonight.

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Do you know what this houseplant is, please?

 
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Problems using the website

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Garden Gallery 2017

Photos of your gardens 
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Shelf life of grease balls for birds

 
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Moss in Flower bed

 
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What is your weather like? (2)

 
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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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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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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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