Busy-Lizzie


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As snug as a bug in a rug

Posted: 10/11/2016 at 10:28

Good luck with your hand.


I'm happy to look out in winter and see plants wrapped in fleece, gives me a feeling of satisfaction knowing I've done what I can to help them survive the winter.

Perennials in 9cm pots

Posted: 10/11/2016 at 10:23

I would pot them into bigger pots and put them in the cold frame. Heleniums should be hardy. Salvias - depends on variety.

roses

Posted: 10/11/2016 at 10:18

Good advice from pansyface. It will be better protected once planted and will get off to a better start in the spring.


By the way, pansyface types in capitals because of an eyesight problem, she's not shouting.

Well, he won but.....

Posted: 10/11/2016 at 10:15

I just hope that Trump has some good people on his staff to keep things going.

HELLO FORKERS! November Edition

Posted: 10/11/2016 at 10:03

I've just looked at Meadowhall's website, it's all about Christmas shopping. Afraid it's going to cost you money, punkdoc.

HELLO FORKERS! November Edition

Posted: 10/11/2016 at 09:22

Morning all. I have the same rain as DD.


Hugs to DD. Any further news on the house, or is that a sore subject?


I'm staying indoors today, probably sorting photos.

Donald or hillary?

Posted: 10/11/2016 at 09:11

But do note everyone that Verdun apologised on the previous page.

Donald or hillary?

Posted: 10/11/2016 at 09:09

I remember when Verdun was called Christopher, he was quite shy and only posted about plants then. Then he was angry because another poster tried to steal his profile, so he changed his name, then I remember, as does Dove, when he had a sense of light hearted humour and liked doughnuts. Now he sends out sniping digs and upsets people. Is it the same Verdun we used to love? Or has he been taken over? Please come back the fun Verdun.

Plants IDs

Posted: 10/11/2016 at 00:00

I think 1 and 2 are argyranthemums because of the leaves.


5 is indeed a Physostegia or Obedient plant because if you push the flowers they stay there.


6 may be a rudbeckia called Maya.

Agapanthus and frost.

Posted: 09/11/2016 at 23:53

The deciduous ones with thinner leaves tend to be more hardy than some others.

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