Busy-Lizzie


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work in progress

Posted: 20/03/2016 at 22:35

Lovely dog, Baza. What a lot of seed trays! Hels has been busy.

Is that you in your avatar picture? Where is it? Looks gorgeous, like the Mediterranean.

HELLO FORKERS March 2016 edition

Posted: 20/03/2016 at 09:55

Mrs. Garden, Hazel and Flumpy - Shadow was caught by next door farmer chasing sheep so DD had to re-home him. He didn't die.

What is your weather like?

Posted: 20/03/2016 at 09:15

Cold and grey near Poitiers.

Newbie sowing question

Posted: 20/03/2016 at 09:13

No big rush though, if March is cold I often don't start sowing beetroot etc. until April.

HELLO FORKERS March 2016 edition

Posted: 20/03/2016 at 08:29

Morning all. Grey day. Have given daughter her birthday presents. Going to a restaurant in Poitiers for lunch but smallest grandson (5) doesn't feel very well. Daughter says he'll be OK when he's had some paracetamol. I hope so.

Large school allotment raised beds

Posted: 20/03/2016 at 08:05

The manure does need to be well rotted, not smelly, black and crumbly. Don't use it for carrots and parsnips. Best to have 2 or 3 beds and rotate the crops. This is a guide from the RHS. https://www.rhs.org.uk/advice/profile?PID=124  

Stipa tenuissima - comb or cut ?

Posted: 20/03/2016 at 07:57

Hosta is in Devon, Peanuts is in Camberley, Surrey I think, so cutting should be OK then.

Tagete germination problem

Posted: 20/03/2016 at 07:52

That should do it, perhaps the seeds are duff.

Garden Pictures 2016

Posted: 19/03/2016 at 21:30


 

Just a coincidence that these turned out the same colour.

 

HELLO FORKERS March 2016 edition

Posted: 19/03/2016 at 21:23

Getting too close for comfort!

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