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HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 09/06/2014 at 22:18

I had one son who loved the shower and one who wasn't keen.

Had the odd rumble of thunder, raining now. Was very still, windy now.

What's the star in your garden right now

Posted: 09/06/2014 at 22:14

My stars are roses, but some are nearly over now. Sweet Williams are making a bright red cheerful patch with blue delphiniums behind them.

Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 09/06/2014 at 21:10

That's the deer fenced bit, there's more! But not as planted up with flowers, more trees and shrubs. Don't forget this France, about 3 times the amount of land available as in the UK.  for a much cheaper price. And we've been here  in this house since 1990. Except there wasn't a garden then.

Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 09/06/2014 at 21:01

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/48715.jpg?width=307&height=350&mode=max

 

I think this is the nearest I have, taken in May this year. Saw your PM, will reply when I've posted this.

 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 09/06/2014 at 18:36

I was shocked to hear of Rik Mayall dying too, younger than me. Does anyone know what from yet?

Funny, since I mentioned notifications they've come back! Well done the GW team.

So hot and humid today.

Growing Sweet Peas

Posted: 09/06/2014 at 17:41

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My first picking of Sweet Peas!

 

Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 09/06/2014 at 17:27

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/48693.jpg?width=307&height=350&mode=max

 Borage

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/48692.jpg?width=512&height=350&mode=max

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/48691.jpg?width=307&height=350&mode=max

 nasturtiums and coriander

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 Broad beans

 

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 Mangetout peas

 

 

 

 

Took some pics in the veggie garden. Aren't red currants pretty?

 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 09/06/2014 at 16:49

Thought no one had posted since this morning, my email notifications have stopped - again. Is it a Bank Hol in the UK? It is here.

Very hot and muggy, hazy sky 30°

Clearing a garden

Posted: 09/06/2014 at 09:42

In June's Gardener's World mag, Monty Don has written an article about adapting gardens for your needs for everyday living, children, animals, lack of time etc. He will be doing a TV programme about 10 lived in gardens. Sounds interesting.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 09/06/2014 at 09:40

I didn't sleep well either, too hot 26° in the bedroom. Window was open and a hornet got in at dawn and had to be helped to find it's way out, got stuck behind the inside wooden shutter.

Discussions started by Busy-Lizzie

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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Gardens we have visited 2013

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no emails as well as small text

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Cleaning greenhouses

What product to clean greenhouse 
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Rose pruning and frost

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reviews

why do everyones reviews say they've reviewed 1237 plants 
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Why did you all start gardening?

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