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Latest posts by chicky

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 22/02/2014 at 09:35

Roses and tulips are all behind bars for that reason Dove.  But quite a lot survives outside the cage - including my growing collections of hellebores (i blame you lot for that) and snowdrops.  OH is busy making more fortress protection for our new veg/fruit patch as we speak 

http://s3.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/38044.jpg?width=350

 Such a clever OH

Camera Corner

Posted: 22/02/2014 at 09:28

Nikki - is your lake and mountain picture Coniston Old Man?  Looks very familiar somehow .... Ps, nice socks !

Hedgehogs?

Posted: 22/02/2014 at 09:23

Gorgeous pictures Lavande - soooo sweet

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 22/02/2014 at 09:18

Thank you Daniel and friends - much appreciated support outside office hours

Lovely day here - have some planting to do and some seeds to sow.  Late last night, whilst returning from taxi duties, we saw a new, much smaller deer on the side of the road - not much bigger than a fox.  Which i think means that the muntjacs have moved in alongside our usual roe.  Hope they eat the same things, or some of my "safe" plants might be about to come a cropper

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 21/02/2014 at 21:18

Nite all.  See you on Monday when the mods are back

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 21/02/2014 at 21:12

Christabel is now Don3 - more names than i have had hot dinners.

However, Bosvigo picture was posted from Busy Lizzie - who we all know and love, and is a genuine forumite.  Lovely pic Lizzie

Avid gardener with young children

Posted: 21/02/2014 at 21:02

Lovely to know you are enjoying it Peanuts - i do too.  I don't have many friends who are into gardening, so this site gives me a way of chatting about it to others that are interested too.  So many new ideas, and so much advice, i have learnt so much by   joining in.

and as the little ones get bigger, you will get more time to potter out there - mine are now teenagers, and i can't work out how all those years flew by

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 21/02/2014 at 20:33

I'd like mine to be a glass of wine - but i'm on taxi duty later.  Taxi driver will listen to GQT download on the way though

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Posted: 21/02/2014 at 19:01

Evening all - its the weekend - yippee!  Got some violas to plant out tomorrow - if i am getting my trowel out for the primroses then may as well make it worthwhile

Welcome back Fairy - hope you have zapped your stuff for the time being.  How is the extension plan coming along ??

verdun - have pm'd you

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 21/02/2014 at 12:54
Have fun Ggirl - take pics for us !

On my lunch too Panda - had to pop to GC and a Mrs Betty Ranicar assaulted me and demanded to be taken home

Discussions started by chicky

Getting rid of brambles

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Daphnes - do they self seed?

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Tree id

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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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Anyone know a good one? 
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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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