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HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 23/09/2014 at 06:24

Morning

Just been to google something (other search engines are available) and the logo tells me that it is the first day of Autumn.  Trees still pretty green here, so will remain in denial for a few more weeks.

So glad Pa was found safe and sound - what a nightmare few hours for you all.

2014

Posted: 22/09/2014 at 21:46

Marion - you are an inspiration

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 22/09/2014 at 06:44

Morning.  Dark when the alarm went off this morning .... But have just been out picking raspberries for my breakfast regardless .... which still makes it technically summer, doesn't it.

hope all have a good week - esp OL and OH, as they start their new Venture.

Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 21/09/2014 at 22:52

Lovely stars Lizzie - never seen autumn crocus like that before

looking great Fairy - love that pond.  And the screen is so clever - really nice feature

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Posted: 21/09/2014 at 22:49

Great photos Liri - and what a transformation

Hope GD gets some sleep Yvie - poor thing.  On cracked chimney pots - i plant mine up with plastic pots that i slot in the top of the chimney - don't think a crack would hurt doing it that way.

night all

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 21/09/2014 at 19:15

Littlest chicklet had the hand/foot/mouth thing when she was five - horrible, horrible illness.  her mouth was so sore all she could eat was soggy weetabix and mashed potato and gravy.  Hope your GD picks up soon Yvie.

nice day out, but lots of traffic on way home, so am feeling a bit jaded.  And also a bit concerned that my w/end seems to have disappeared so quickly ..... does someone speed up the Sat and Sun hours??

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 21/09/2014 at 09:19

Is this Dove?

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/60500.jpg?width=345&height=350&mode=max

 

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Posted: 21/09/2014 at 09:17

Lovely here.  Off to the New Forest for lunch with my Dad and sisters, and a bit of a walk afterwards.

Garden not getting much of a look in this weekend

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 20/09/2014 at 21:19

Home now.....SB poured

OL, Fairy ... Think we are all at a similar stage, lovely in many ways, poignant in others.  But lovely to hear from Liri and others who have been there too.

Good luck with the new business - all v exciting, but bound to be a bit daunting too.  But you are throwing your hearts into it, and deserve every success

What's the star in your garden right now

Posted: 20/09/2014 at 19:39
Thanks for the aconitum tips Verd - will keep an eye on the moisture levels next year. Mine are Bressingham blues - think they are an August variety

Discussions started by chicky

Tree id

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Autumn raspberries - will they need staking?

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Plant ID - blue flowers

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Wisley Outing - sunday 7th Sept

Does anyone want to meet up? 
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Dark Red Sedum

Anyone know a good one? 
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Shrub id

Any ideas 
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Wildflower id

Blue flowers like a forget me not 
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Cap on soil

Do I need to break it before mulching? 
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Plant id - looks like pulmonaria but the leaves are wrong

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TV gardening programmes

A reminder 
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When is the best time to prune Group 3 clematis?

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Can i grow a Mahonia in a pot?

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Best dogwoods for stem colour

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Good Berries

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No flowers on gladioli

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