Busy-Lizzie


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What is this

Posted: 23/03/2016 at 12:45

Does it look like this?http://wildflowerfinder.org.uk/Flowers/H/HerbRobert/HerbRobert.htm

I have lots of this and weedkiller doesn't work.

Feeling sorry for myself today

Posted: 23/03/2016 at 12:30

I'm sorry about your back, hope it feels better soon.

HELLO FORKERS March 2016 edition

Posted: 23/03/2016 at 10:24

Morning all.
Look forward to seeing you DD and catching up on your news. I will be bringing cake. In the oven at the moment.

Help with design

Posted: 23/03/2016 at 10:17

Bear in mind that biennial flowers won't flower this year and perennials from seed can take a bit of time to get going, may not flower this year and won't be a decent size for 2 or 3 years. Much cheaper than buying as a big plant but needs patience. I prefer to buy small plants from the garden centre and pot them on until a reasonable size to plant out. Otherwise slugs and insects may get them or they may just disappear.

Meconopsis can be tricky, needs acid, damp soil in a shady place.

IT'S MY BIRTHDAY....PART TWO

Posted: 23/03/2016 at 08:17

http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-EtC5Nju3VLQ/Uh9soKDlnSI/AAAAAAAAApw/UNnGuqqcusA/s1600/birthday-flower-spring.jpg

 

Happy birthday Flumpy

 

Anyone done any gardening today - Version 2

Posted: 22/03/2016 at 21:54

Sorry to hear that Archiepem.

Was a lovely day. We spent some time this afternoon wrestling with the Star Jasmine (not spelling the Latin name!) I decided to re-pot it when I saw a very big pot in the GC sales a few weeks ago. It is now a lot bigger than me and we had quite a job to get it out of its pot and lift it into the new one. Needed doing as it fell over in the gales and went crooked and I couldn't straighten it. It's climbing up a rose obelisk in the pot.

Garden Pictures 2016

Posted: 22/03/2016 at 21:50


 


 


 Disaster has struck!

 


 


 Leonard Messel is out

 


 

Gardeners World Tonight

Posted: 22/03/2016 at 13:41

Thanks Jinxy, I can watch it in Norfolk then  OH didn't know about Saturday and Sunday when he forgot on Friday and he didn't tell me he forgot until last night when I went to watch it thinking he had recorded it.

HELLO FORKERS March 2016 edition

Posted: 22/03/2016 at 09:16

Morning all. Dog woke me at 6.30am. I am not a morning person, but it is lovely and sunny, wasn't at 6.30. Must go, committee meeting.

Gardeners World Tonight

Posted: 21/03/2016 at 22:36

We often have mini powercuts that messes up the timing and OH keeps putting things on the planner which clash and spoil my recordings.

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