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Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 05/04/2015 at 19:19

Thanks for the reminder Hostafan, must sow the courgettes and sweetcorn!

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 05/04/2015 at 19:18

Was lovely and sunny today so when lunch guests left I went and edged the end bed, but needed widening as OH has trouble getting the tractor mower round the corner. So took up a couple of feet of lawn. Soil was horrible pale clay. Dug in barrow load of manure and a sack of compost. Then had to move the Tiarellas as they were no longer edging the corner of the bed. Now I have a nice gap for another plant, probably a Geum Borisii which is in the cold frame.

Garden Pictures 2015

Posted: 05/04/2015 at 19:06


 


 


 


 

That's gorgeous DD.

 

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Posted: 05/04/2015 at 18:55

My lunch party went well, there were 14 of us in the end so I was glad OH brought in a garden table. Dining room one can seat 10. Slow cooked lamb was very tender. I didn't need to do a pud as 3 guests brought lemon tart, trifle and chocolate mousse  

When everyone left I was able to get outside and do a bit of weeding and edging.

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Posted: 05/04/2015 at 08:26

Morning all. Thank you Lesley.

OL, tea before bed is definitely a sign of youth. When you are older it will make you get up in the night for the loo so you try to avoid it!

Happy Easter everyone.

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Posted: 04/04/2015 at 22:14

Lovely wall art Panda.

Feel very tired. Bed in a minute.

 

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Posted: 04/04/2015 at 17:57

Well done Matty

I thought I was one of the only people who doesn't care for clematis growing through shrubs.

Been busy, lunch for tomorrow prepared, tables set, dining room hoovered and dusted (but OH did that). Vase of flowers picked and arranged for church tomorrow. Also got out into GH and pricked out loads of lobelia, more petunias, double pink cosmos and ageratum "Blue Mink".

Garden Pictures 2015

Posted: 04/04/2015 at 12:34

That's gorgeous, David, don't think I've ever seen one so big.

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Posted: 04/04/2015 at 12:33

If you hadn't been up and about, Dove, I would think you were ill!

I'm usually up and about some time before coming here, but I'm not an early riser. I feed horses, dog, cat first and potter in the GH or garden before brekkies.

Worries & troubles that affect Forum friends.

Posted: 04/04/2015 at 12:26

Granma, I'm glad this thread has helped you. It's understandable that you don't want to go to your Dad's grave. My sister couldn't go to our brother's, her twin, grave for years and years. But we are all so different and react in different ways. World would be a boring place if we were all the same. When my first OH died when I was 47 I used to go to his grave nearly every day. But I don't believe he was actually there, just his body. He had gone to wherever souls go (I like to think there is somewhere), if they do, after death.

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