Busy-Lizzie


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HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 07/05/2014 at 08:52

Morning all.

What a horrible dream KEF!

Verdun's reminded me, 5 weeks or so and we'll be on holiday in England. Heading for Shropshire and David Austin's rose nursery. Anyone know of any good gardens to visit in Shropshire?

Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 07/05/2014 at 08:47

Lovely garden Gilly. Sometimes you have to wait a bit for each stage when downloading photos.

Is that your front garden Chris? Looks big, do you walk across the lawn when you come in? Looks as if it's in the countryside.

Growing Sweet Peas

Posted: 07/05/2014 at 08:42

The average temperature in Sicily in Jan and Feb is 13° and July and Aug is 29°, so perhaps they grow earlier in the year.

Anybody watching The Big Allotment Challenge

Posted: 07/05/2014 at 08:38

I love asparagus and buy local here in France when it's in season (but it's more expensive) and from South America otherwise. They have to make a living there too and they can provide it out of season. I had my own bed for 18 years though, until bindweed took over.

I enjoy the Allotment Challenge as entertainment, not a serious gardening programme, which it isn't. But I think they could have made it so and made 2 programmes out of it, one being the gardening bit in more depth.

What is it?

Posted: 06/05/2014 at 23:08

Could be a sunflower.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 06/05/2014 at 22:37

I hate snakes, ever since a viper bit my son when he was 11 and he nearly died.

Sowed a lot of seeds in veggie garden, weeded, sorted greenhouse.

Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 06/05/2014 at 22:31

That was perhaps a daft question! I should have looked at david's posts before, lots of lovely photos from him of his garden in Reno, Nevada, a lot of them I'd already seen. An experienced gardener.

Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 06/05/2014 at 22:19

david spikes, you have a beautiful garden. Have you owned it a long time?

I love tiarella, Fairygirl. So frothy and delicate.

Orange bubbly mould on tree stump

Posted: 06/05/2014 at 20:03

Could it be rust?

Brum

Posted: 06/05/2014 at 17:24

That's if you meant Brumbull. But it may be that a troll took his identity.

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Thank you to Tech team

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no emails as well as small text

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