Busy-Lizzie


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Hello Forkers - March Thread

Posted: 02/03/2017 at 17:48

Hope we get photos of Wonky's pergola when it's done.


Done pruning, still lots more to do and OH has put the pane back in the GH.


Cod in tomato sauce tonight, with pasta, fennel and runner beans. Tomatoes for the sauce were ones that I froze whole last summer.

Hello Forkers - March Thread

Posted: 02/03/2017 at 14:36

Well done, Dove!


Been pruning, but it's clouded over.


Heating oil man has just been, another expense, 2000L, more expensive in France than England.


Have forgotten to hang out the washing and some of it was a king size duvet cover so it would have been better on the line.

Resurrected Seven

Posted: 02/03/2017 at 14:26

Father Jack was in the programme Father Ted. I never saw it, Googled him.

Resurrected Seven

Posted: 02/03/2017 at 14:23

I'm sorry about your little Yorkie. Had he been ill or was he old and at the end of his life? It's a sad time for the dog owner when he goes.

March 2017

Posted: 02/03/2017 at 10:15

I will be rose pruning then going to Norfolk for a week then seed sowing in the second half of March.

Designing a colour scheme

Posted: 02/03/2017 at 10:11

I have a large garden and I try to plant where I think would be the best place for the plant, damp, dry, shade sun, heavy or lighter soil. But one bed I try to keep more pastel and another for hotter colours. But I find, like Lyn, that there are different colours for different times of year, usually pastels early summer and reds and yellows later summer.

Hello Forkers - March Thread

Posted: 02/03/2017 at 09:22

Morning all.


Looks as though it will be a nice day so rose pruning is on the agenda.

Resurrected Seven

Posted: 02/03/2017 at 07:28

Very fetching LB. They look more like caught red handed day though!


Morning all.

Problems using the website

Posted: 01/03/2017 at 22:34

I've just tried what Topbird said "Liri - if you're on a desktop or laptop computer you can enlarge photos by right-clicking on them and opening them in a new window or tab. They then appear as a full screen size photo which can be further zoomed."  It didn't work, the opening in new tab phrase was in pale grey, not dark, which means nothing happens.

Resurrected Seven

Posted: 01/03/2017 at 22:24

Thanks Joyce, cheers.  Nighties RB, sleep well.

Discussions started by Busy-Lizzie

Problems using the website

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Garden Gallery 2017

Photos of your gardens 
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Shelf life of grease balls for birds

 
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Moss in Flower bed

 
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What is your weather like? (2)

 
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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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Busy Lizzie's Open Garden

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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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