Busy-Lizzie


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Garden Pictures 2016

Posted: 24/08/2016 at 22:57

Lovely. Could the fuchsia be "Delta's Sarah"?

Camera Talk

Posted: 24/08/2016 at 21:52



Tuesday, river Dronne with DIL. OH & Son IL &OH's 2 grandchildren went kayaking.

Camera Talk

Posted: 24/08/2016 at 21:44



I keep going to rivers with grandchildren! Monday, river l'Isle with daughter. Grandson fishing.

What is your weather like?

Posted: 24/08/2016 at 10:18

Hot and sunny. 31° yesterday. More of the same for the next 2 weeks but we'll be in England. I hope the housesitters water everything. Wish it would rain properly. They keep forecasting storms and heavy rain, then change their minds.

HELLO FORKERS AUGUST EDITION

Posted: 24/08/2016 at 10:12

Morning all. Looks like being another hot day.


Glad things are getting sorted out for DD.


Topbird, we are going to England tomorrow, but will be going to Kent and Sussex as well as Norfolk, visiting friends.


Preparing for going today. Watering garden, washing sheets, packing. Just realised veg garden is a mass of weeds. Too hot or too busy to work in it except for watering. I had to buy extra tomatoes for my BBQ as the children had eaten them all the week before, now there are masses, just as we are going away. Shall put some in the freezer.

What is your weather like?

Posted: 23/08/2016 at 22:49

Haven't had rain for weeks, then it rained on Saturday, day of my BBQ. Typical.


31° sun today. That would have been too hot for my BBQ, think I preferred the rain.

HELLO FORKERS AUGUST EDITION

Posted: 23/08/2016 at 22:38

I have 9 grandchildren, living in France, and OH has two in England, aged from 1 to 10. Summer holidays means I get to see more of them.

My flowers ... (2)

Posted: 23/08/2016 at 22:25

Echinaceas don't like my garden, nor does Anemone Wild Swan  Well done for the White Swan.


I have rudbeckias, heleniums, salvias, phlox, penstemens, phygelius, hardy geraniums, dahlias, fuschias, echinops ritro, and can't remember what else, out at the moment, various different sorts. And annuals and roses.

HELLO FORKERS AUGUST EDITION

Posted: 23/08/2016 at 21:55

Congratulations to Obelixx and Lesley for anniversaries and Happy Birthday to Fairylet.


It was 31° here today. We went to visit DIL, her OH and 2 grandchildren (OH's) at the campsite where they are on holiday in Dordogne. We all went out to lunch in nearby town and paddled in the river, which was freezing!

My flowers ... (2)

Posted: 23/08/2016 at 21:40

Oh silly me! Must be tired.  Busy day seeing OH's grandchildren on holiday here.

Discussions started by Busy-Lizzie

Shelf life of grease balls for birds

 
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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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Does anyone recognise this cactus like plant?

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Thank you to Tech team

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