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Posted: 10/07/2016 at 22:57

Thanks Chicky


Posted: 10/07/2016 at 22:52

First time I've watched a tennis match from beginning to end for years! Was gripped  Although it was only 3 sets I think Milos played well and is one to watch out for. Well done Andy!

Just been watching a film called "The Help" about black maids in the USA in the 60s. Was gripped by that too.

Been very hot today, not gardening weather, except for watering, but dried 2 loads of washing.

Photos from my trip to The Garden House

Posted: 10/07/2016 at 12:49

Thank you, it's a lovely garden. We went there a few years ago but earlier in the year, good to see it a bit later.

Positive visualisation for the doc

Posted: 10/07/2016 at 12:29

I hope it's the neighbour who gets out soon, pdoc has a lovely garden. Let's all think of the NDN moving house

Garden Pictures 2016

Posted: 10/07/2016 at 12:26

Thank you to those who like untidy and blousy!


Posted: 10/07/2016 at 08:42

No Flumpy, we can't do anything about it, but I've already lost over 100€ from my pension this month (exchange rate) because of it  I just hope it all gets sorted out and the 3 million ex-pats don't get their pensions frozen or find themselves with out health care, or travelling back and forth to the UK to see family and friends more complicated and expensive.


Posted: 10/07/2016 at 08:23

Morning all. Looks as though it will be hot, 22° already. Probably won't do gardening. May clean windows, did some yesterday, long overdue.

Plant ID

Posted: 10/07/2016 at 08:17

What cistus? I can't see one

Garden Pictures 2016

Posted: 09/07/2016 at 22:07

Red Monarda in first pic, then red dahlias then the ones you must mean pp - red heleniums.

Potato Blight

Posted: 09/07/2016 at 21:58

Hasn't Bordeaux mixture been withdrawn from the market in the UK? It's still available in France, not that that's much help.

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The Old Vicarage near East Ruston

We visited this garden yesterday, fabulous 
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When We Were Young

To chat about our memories 
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What is your weather like?

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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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Gardener's World and the average gardener

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Gardens we Have Visited 2014

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Garden Gallery 2014

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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Changing avator picture

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