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HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 10/04/2015 at 09:48

Morning all. Another lovely day, but the sky has some clouds. Warmer this morning, was 5° in the night instead of 1°.

Thought I'd finished potting all my plug plants, then realised a box of Zinnia Profusion "Fire" was missing, just found it in the rubbish. Nearly threw it away with the boxes!

Yvie, my Blue Boa isn't up yet either.

Verdun, you must have more than 1 pair of pants and there is such a thing as hand washing! yuk!

My Bristol Garden in 2015

Posted: 10/04/2015 at 09:40

Good morning Marion. I'm glad you had a good evening, I love "South Pacific".

I think that daisy has a fasciation, still pretty though.

 

Homemade compost full of seeds / weeds

Posted: 09/04/2015 at 23:21

Last year I had loads of baby tomatoes growing in a flower bed! I'd put rotten tomatoes in the compost. I also had a butternut squash growing on the compost heap that I hadn't sown.

Using my winter bought violas

Posted: 09/04/2015 at 23:16

I plant lots of violas that I buy in autumn as cheap plug plants. They flower their socks off in spring then I'm afraid I have to throw them out between mid May and mid June to make room for summer bedding. But I also put some in flower beds and they fizzle out by July - but unpruned.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 09/04/2015 at 22:58

Can't, live in the middle of nowhere in SW France.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 09/04/2015 at 22:27

Why? It's much slower.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 09/04/2015 at 22:18

I use Explorer, haven't had problems unless there is a problem with this site for everyone.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 09/04/2015 at 19:26

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/72484.jpg?width=512&height=350&mode=max

 

Potted up about 300 plants today, to add to the ones already potted in the GH. Was very hot although both windows and the door were open.

 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 09/04/2015 at 09:32

Morning all.

Over 300 plug plants have just arrived in the post! But the GH is already nearly full as my seeds have done so well. I'll have to have a huge shuffle and some will go into coldframes.

It's sounds as though it will be a lovely (if such a thing can be) funeral, Dove.

Hard to park in Cornwell without paying, I remember. I had to collect small change to make sure we had enough. I like the French car parks where you get a ticket and can choose to pay with a bank card on the way out, only paying for the time you've been there. I hate "pay and display". Even worse are those English car parks where you have to type in your number plate. They don't recognise French number plates so in some of them we couldn't get a ticket.

I had to water my pots around the house last night, they'd got very dry, 20° yesterday.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 08/04/2015 at 20:18

Not having problems lily - so far.

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