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HELLO FORKERS May 2016 Edition

Posted: 28/05/2016 at 09:19

Morning all


Dove - you could have a look in the GC for a little gizmo/watering spike that attaches to an old lemonade bottle, and releases water gradually over a week or 2 - and you could use that either in the pot or in the ground.  I got some last year as I was worried about leaving my new crabapples for 2 weeks in July. Not expensive.


sitting in bed with the windows open listening to the birds ........bliss


Great news that you are going back to work Hosta .....well the work bit isn't great news, but as a milestone in recovery it is bl&&dy marvellous


Today's task is to weed my sweetpea bed and get the babies planted out, plus tidy up some other bits and pieces.  Feels like we are hurtling headlong into summer now .....although perhaps someone ought to tell that weatherman

HELLO FORKERS May 2016 Edition

Posted: 27/05/2016 at 22:33

Wonderful Clari

Shan't be using Crocus again

Posted: 27/05/2016 at 21:41

Think you're right Sunshine Smiler

Weed help - newbie gardener!

Posted: 27/05/2016 at 21:37

Wow - what a beautiful display it has given you

HELLO FORKERS May 2016 Edition

Posted: 27/05/2016 at 07:46

Morning allπŸŒ„πŸŒ„πŸŒ„


So glad you enjoyed your Chelsea visits Liri and Obelixx - its always one of my favourite days out of the year. I only shared the two pics Liri - but if you start a new thread I have more to add.


Slightly later start for me today - littlest Chicklet had her last exam yesterday ( nice to see her smile again) so no rushing for trains for a couple of weeks.


Looking forward to a few days off - lots of gardening planned πŸŒ±πŸƒπŸŒΈπŸŒΏπŸŒ·πŸŒΎπŸŒ»

HELLO FORKERS May 2016 Edition

Posted: 25/05/2016 at 06:44

Morning all. Back to work today ....ho, hum


But lots of tellybox to cach up with when i get home

Anyone up for a little experiment? Could be fun?

Posted: 24/05/2016 at 23:01

You spotted well Tootles  I was there today and took these for you all



HELLO FORKERS May 2016 Edition

Posted: 24/05/2016 at 22:38

Oh, and one of the Australian knitted/crocheted poppies for Pat


HELLO FORKERS May 2016 Edition

Posted: 24/05/2016 at 22:33

Wonderful day ar Chelsea   On my train home nowπŸš‚πŸš‚


so many highlights, but my favourite was the LG garden .....very girlie planting, but my idea of perfection


IT'S MY BIRTHDAY....PART TWO

Posted: 24/05/2016 at 22:26

as promised pdoc ....Cleve sends his best wishes


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