Busy-Lizzie


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Plant advice

Posted: 14/10/2015 at 12:20

I put mine in a cold frame that OH gave me, wasn't expensive. It's on the kitchen terrace by the wall of the house.

Winter

Posted: 14/10/2015 at 11:31

Was -2° with a frost this morning. Only 5° now with a biting wind. This is Dordogne and it's only October!

Winter

Posted: 14/10/2015 at 11:04

I hate snow as I can't get up the drive. I prefer mild, wet days.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 14/10/2015 at 09:58

Morning all.

Congratulations and welcome back Wintersong.

How dare you Verdun! I heard that! Women drivers have fewer accidents than men.

First frost this morning -2°

Winter

Posted: 14/10/2015 at 09:53

But you won't be able to show it off, you'll have to wear February clothes!

When to plant spring bulbs?

Posted: 13/10/2015 at 23:31

I never plant tulips before November, risk of tulip fire. But daffodils can be started earlier if you want to.

Winter

Posted: 13/10/2015 at 23:29

Agree with Nut about the clocks. I rather like a cosy evening in front of the woodburner. Don't like snow and cold winds. Like the excitement of the first snowdrops poking through.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 13/10/2015 at 16:55

SgLily thank you for pointing me in the direction of Fidget's lovely wedding photos

I went to see DD this afternoon, we had a nice long chat. Her garden is still looking lovely and she gave me a bag of walnuts and an apple. The apple was for my horse, Lena, who I've lent to a 16yr old girl and now lives on the way home from DD.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 13/10/2015 at 09:33

I seem to have missed the Fidget wedding party thread. It was just as we were going to England for a busy few days so didn't come here. Not good with OH's iPad, which had a very poor signal anyway. I hope everything was wonderful for her.

Fidgetbones - Hen party

Posted: 13/10/2015 at 09:31

Oh dear, I've missed all this, just as we were going away for a few days. I hope Fidget had a lovely day and has a lovely honeymoon.

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We visited this garden yesterday, fabulous 
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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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photos of our gardens 
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Does anyone recognise this cactus like plant?

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Thank you to Tech team

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