London (change)
Today 22°C / 14°C
Tomorrow 24°C / 17°C

Busy-Lizzie


Latest posts by Busy-Lizzie

WHATS UP WITH THAT MOWER

Posted: 01/09/2014 at 09:44

Mike, I'm sorry you have met rudeness here, but this site has suffered from some strange people in the past and I think it could be because you didn't explain the whole problem in the beginning, so it sounded a bit strange. I hope you find your answer.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 01/09/2014 at 09:37

I suppose it's Windows 8 Dove. When OH got his new one he had to change from Windows 7 to 8 and he found it very confusing at first.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 01/09/2014 at 09:32

Morning all. Our guests had breakfast outside in the sun, but it was only 13° in the shade, too cold for me! But should be 25° later.

Autumn starts around the 21st September, the equinox. So most of September is still summer.

Should I use rock salt to kill weeds

Posted: 31/08/2014 at 22:24

I would rather use glyphosate than salt.

Unhappy with new fence - doesn't match old

Posted: 31/08/2014 at 22:21

Wood changes colour with age. Different batches of wood can be different colours. Also it looks as though the dark wood has been stained, which is a wise thing to do anyway to help preserve the wood. It wouldn't be hard to stain the new wood a darker colour.

Worries & troubles that affect Forum friends.

Posted: 31/08/2014 at 22:18

Not selfish. My mother was great about it. After her fall and her hip replacement she asked to go in a home and she had already put herself on the waiting list of the home in her town. They looked after her until she died.

Worries & troubles that affect Forum friends.

Posted: 31/08/2014 at 14:33

Good luck in your new home and garden, Sweet Pea and may it be much better than the last one, with a lovely landlord.

It's my birthday

Posted: 31/08/2014 at 10:05

It will be my birthday in 16 days!

Gaillardias ......who grows 'em?

Posted: 31/08/2014 at 10:02

I've grown them, but they often don't survive the winter. They are much shorter than heleniums and the flowering period is a lot longer. My heleniums are doing well but this year I only have one gaillardia left from the 12 I bought as small plants 3 years ago.

Discussions started by Busy-Lizzie

Busy Lizzie's Open Garden

Replies: 98    Views: 3167
Last Post: 09/07/2015 at 21:46

What tree has a flower like this?

Replies: 7    Views: 341
Last Post: 28/04/2015 at 22:04

Are there seeds that don't like very cold storage?

Replies: 7    Views: 430
Last Post: 05/02/2015 at 16:55

weird caterpillar like thingy ID please

Replies: 15    Views: 680
Last Post: 25/09/2014 at 23:11

Gardener's World and the average gardener

Replies: 67    Views: 2960
Last Post: 20/05/2014 at 06:30

Gardens we Have Visited 2014

Replies: 224    Views: 8095
Last Post: 16/06/2015 at 22:43

Garden Gallery 2014

photos of our gardens 
Replies: 2333    Views: 119250
Last Post: 02/12/2014 at 10:37

Does anyone recognise this cactus like plant?

Replies: 3    Views: 899
Last Post: 30/09/2013 at 17:25

Thank you to Tech team

Replies: 8    Views: 845
Last Post: 28/09/2013 at 09:25

wyre-forest-why

Replies: 7    Views: 822
Last Post: 07/08/2013 at 18:22

Changing avator picture

Replies: 5    Views: 739
Last Post: 05/07/2013 at 11:47

Trouble typing on some of the threads

Replies: 4    Views: 762
Last Post: 02/06/2013 at 10:51

Gardens we have visited 2013

Replies: 125    Views: 6481
Last Post: 07/08/2014 at 17:54

no emails as well as small text

Replies: 27    Views: 1660
Last Post: 23/03/2013 at 21:43

Cleaning greenhouses

What product to clean greenhouse 
Replies: 4    Views: 1265
Last Post: 27/02/2013 at 22:30
1 to 15 of 19 threads