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Your new-look forum

Posted: 04/05/2016 at 19:19

Don't think any of us are impressed Steve


Nora - would it be possible to let us know which of the issues raised you will be working on in the short term ?  From reading back it seems there are 4 or 5 common complaints running through all the posts.  It might stop people leaving in droves if they knew if their particular problems were going to be worked on.


The advertisers might love the prominence of their ads in the new site, but not if everyone stops using it.  No point in having wonderful ads with zero exposure.

Your new-look forum

Posted: 04/05/2016 at 16:35

I'm afraid I have to agree with all the above.


in particular the need to be able to see at a glance the list of latest posts (ie a list of 30 of them, not 2).  At the moment I will find it unuseable (hope that's a word, since my ability to edit has been removed).


Lovely to be able to post photos from a phone, but feel a lot has been sacrificed for that one improvement.


Sorry, even my usual Pollyanna style is finding it hard to cope with this one.  Such a shame.

Your new-look forum

Posted: 04/05/2016 at 13:47


Camassias in A Windsor Park .....first time I've ever been able to post a pic frommy phone 

Worth keeping ?

Posted: 04/05/2016 at 07:00

Definitely a keeper

I have a big problem to resolve

Posted: 04/05/2016 at 06:59

Start by cncentrating on a small part, dig out some beds (get rid of all the perennial weeds) and get sowing/planting.  Then whilst you are tending that bit, and hopefully having some success, you can work on the rest of it bit by bit.  Big jobs are always easier if you break them down into small bits

HELLO FORKERS May 2016 Edition

Posted: 04/05/2016 at 06:52

Morning Pat - I'm one of todays early birds.  Sunny and no frost here too. Same weather, different side of the planet

Think I will be looking for some ready grown tomato plants today - mine are officially deceased  Didn't bring them back in quick enough at the start of that cold spell, and they have been struggling (unsuccessfully) to recover.  Do you think its too late to sow from scratch again?

HELLO FORKERS May 2016 Edition

Posted: 03/05/2016 at 21:30

Ooo - how exciting - a hogmanay hitching

Garden Pictures 2016

Posted: 03/05/2016 at 21:22

What a beautiful place Buttercup - and those views are immense.  Love the terraces, and look forward to seeing your projects as they come along.  Now I can see why you get problems with howling gales

HELLO FORKERS May 2016 Edition

Posted: 03/05/2016 at 21:15

Hows it going Lizzie?  Are you making progress??

The cutting garden 2016

Posted: 03/05/2016 at 20:07

Lovely, lovely

Discussions started by chicky

Foxglove seedlings ....when will they flower?

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Kniphofia - one that flowers in August?

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Strange flower buds - ID??

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Love lies bleeding from seed

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Have I got an orchid???

New flower appeared in grassmeadow 
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Gardening on TV

A thread for TV alerts - no whines please !! 
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More gardening TV

Just found this, and thought others might like to know! 
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Jasmin - officinale or trachelspermum??

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How big are vine weevil grubs?

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Indoor hyacinths - are they ready for some light??

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Getting rid of brambles

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Daphnes - do they self seed?

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Tree id

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Autumn raspberries - will they need staking?

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Plant ID - blue flowers

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