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Latest posts by Busy-Lizzie

Virginia Creeper Pot

Posted: 01/06/2014 at 22:31

Previous owner planted Virginia Creeper on my house, it gets everywhere, in the flower beds, in the veggie garden, even in the forest next door. I think I hate it now.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 01/06/2014 at 22:24

I've just been reminded, when looking at another thread, that there is a thread for gardens we have visited, with photos. Has anyone been anywhere recently?

http://www.gardenersworld.com/forum/talkback/gardens-we-have-visited-2014/325348.html

Petersham Open Gardens

Posted: 01/06/2014 at 22:21

There is a thread for photos of gardens we have visited  http://www.gardenersworld.com/forum/talkback/gardens-we-have-visited-2014/325348.html 

2014

Posted: 01/06/2014 at 22:16

The site likes you, Marion! I enlarged Flumpy's photos and they stayed sideways.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 01/06/2014 at 18:51

If you start feeling sick or faint or it's hard to swallow please see a doctor, Sweet Pea.

Camera Corner

Posted: 01/06/2014 at 18:49

Charlie November, are the canoeing ones in the Gorges d'Ardeche? I took my grown up children canoeing there a few years ago, before they all got married and started producing grandchildren.

Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 01/06/2014 at 18:38

Good looking coffee spot, Flora Rosa.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 01/06/2014 at 18:32

Oh dear Sweet Pea, your poor thigh. Have you tried Cortisone?

Daughter and family went home this afternoon so I worked in the veggie garden. Planted out the French beans, the last of the runners, first ones are going nicely up the poles now, and 4 outdoor cucumbers and did some weeding and watering. One of the grandsons has broken my blue penstemon, waiting to be planted, in half

Having mug of milky instant coffee. Yuk, I hear some of you say!

Lilac Bush Pruning

Posted: 01/06/2014 at 13:58

Then prune it as soon as it would have finished flowering, so as soon as possible. It will make new shoots for flowering next year. But feed it as well with a fertiliser for flowering shrubs or roses. Lilacs are greedy and thirsty plants.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 01/06/2014 at 10:24

Morning all. Slept really well, overslept.

Cucumbers like water but they hate sitting in it. They can collapse quite quickly in cold wet ground. When I plant them now, after advice, I plant them on a slight mound to help drainage. They are usually fine once they've got going, but vulnerable when young plants.

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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