Busy-Lizzie


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Garden Ponds...

Posted: 15/03/2016 at 10:11

I don't care for JV either.

What I can't understand is how they got into such a big fish tank. Apparently their mother thought they were playing upstairs. 2 years old is too young to leave children alone. I used to lock the back door if I needed the loo so mine wouldn't go outside without me.

crocuses

Posted: 15/03/2016 at 10:02

I planted 400 in a well drained lawn, in sun, some years ago. They have disappeared over the years, one came up this year. I thought it was because they dried out too much in summer, can't have been waterlogging.

What is your weather like?

Posted: 15/03/2016 at 09:36

Sun and blue sky.

I hope you enjoy Wisley, scroggin.

TV alert new series Big Dreams Small Spaces

Posted: 15/03/2016 at 09:32

My favourite is Chris Beardshaw

HELLO FORKERS March 2016 edition

Posted: 15/03/2016 at 09:14

Morning all. Sunny.

Going to local tourist town today to put up posters for concert and have lunch, think I said that last night

Thought I'd lost my old dog last night. Took him out for bedtime wee and he ran off into the paddock in the dark. Didn't come when I called him. But he turned up at the kitchen door 10 minutes later. He's getting a bit senile as well as not being well.

I wish we could be on summer time all the time. Don't like those dark winter evenings. The EDF said we would use less electricity on summer time.

HELLO FORKERS March 2016 edition

Posted: 14/03/2016 at 23:17

Good heavens! 17 PMs! Sounds as though someone was stalking you, Clarice. Hope all is OK now.

Was a lovely day, gardened and sowed seeds. OH is taking me out to lunch tomorrow in a pretty Dordogne town. We are going to put out posters there for his choir's concert.

Anyone done any gardening today - Version 2

Posted: 14/03/2016 at 23:10

I live in Dordogne and when we started the veggie garden well over 20 years ago we removed barrowloads of stones, limestone, because it was just impossible. Gave up and had 2 lorry loads of topsoil delivered, but it wasn't very good quality, and a farm trailer of manure. I still pick stones out.

Garden Pictures 2016

Posted: 14/03/2016 at 23:04

Could it be Pierre de Ronsard?

Lovely photos again Hefty, pretty colours.

Budldleia Pruning

Posted: 14/03/2016 at 22:59

I cut mine back to 2 - 3 feet and it grows to about 8 - 10 feet every summer. Just done it.

Anyone done any gardening today - Version 2

Posted: 14/03/2016 at 19:11

It was a lovely day today. I sowed tomatoes and more broad beans in pots. And I sowed petunias, Cosmos Antiquity, and Didiscus. Then I did some pruning.

Discussions started by Busy-Lizzie

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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wyre-forest-why

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Changing avator picture

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Trouble typing on some of the threads

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