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Hello Forkers - March Thread

Posted: 08/03/2017 at 06:35

Morning peeps


Had to snigger at Hostage 


Garden Club talk tonight - Charles Dowding on no-dig, I know he writes for the GW mag a lot ...sounds as if it could be good .


But first, need to keep those wheels of industry turning  Have a nice day folks 

Garden Gallery 2017

Posted: 07/03/2017 at 20:14

Me too Beau ...in fact I've started making notes of planting places for the autumn, and crocus colours that I like ......did I ever mention how much I love this Forum 


BTW Beau, my tulip pots this year are full of purple stripey ones inspired by your pics last year (or might even have been the year before) - Rem's Favourite mixed with a dark purple and a white .....will post photos when they do their thing.  Bet you never knew just how inspirational you are 

Woodpecker

Posted: 07/03/2017 at 19:42

Got him LilyP. The blood will be rushing too his head


Love the yaffling of the green woodies - we here them more than we see them

Hello Forkers - March Thread

Posted: 07/03/2017 at 19:38

Good to see you back Lily - really hope I wasn't one of those causing you grief .....I normally only have time for one post a day, and often don't mention anyone else (self centred ๐Ÿฎ๐Ÿฎ๐Ÿฎ).....but that doesn't mean I don't read a lot more than I post.  Have missed hearing tales of little poppet.


.......and whoever suggested a herbaceous borders at Kew visit ......fantastic idea, count me in 

Hello Forkers - March Thread

Posted: 06/03/2017 at 23:00

Bemused here too Lizzie


Can I take a hammock to the island please ?  And a pile of books ๐Ÿ“š๐Ÿ“š๐Ÿ“š......plus 10 minutes wifi a day for chats with Chicklets.....and maybe it can have a mountain in the middle as well as a waterfall so Fairy can go climbing, and I can have a ramble in the foothills.  


....I'm on my way to the airport now โœˆ๏ธโœˆ๏ธโœˆ๏ธ

iPad freezing

Posted: 06/03/2017 at 16:48

If it helps with identification, it was particularly bad yesterday evening - took me 4 attempts to post something without losing the lot - the error message goes something like "there was a problem with this page so it was reloaded"

Hello Forkers - March Thread

Posted: 06/03/2017 at 06:39

Hope LilyP got some more sleep - maybe subconciously you think littl'un is still around.


Great sign Pat, and even greater sky โ˜€๏ธโ›…๏ธโ˜๏ธ


Why do weekends speed by? Could really do with another day to myself 

Hello Forkers - March Thread

Posted: 05/03/2017 at 19:41

Not sad at all . Its beautiful stuff isn't it .......sort of lace like.

slope, tree stumps and other animals

Posted: 05/03/2017 at 19:25

Raised beds sound good, plus plenty of added oraganic matter.  We have a veg bed where a row of the dreaded leylandii once stood.  We had the stumps ground out (by a man with a stump grinder) and fished out loads of roots, but have been growing things successfully ......just keep piling on the muck !

Hello Forkers - March Thread

Posted: 05/03/2017 at 19:20

Oooo - will watch on catch up later - thanks.


came across this earlier ....which way ???


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Gardens we have visited 2017

A place to share our latest gardening days out ๐Ÿ˜€ 
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All my hellebores have distorted leaves๐Ÿ™„ 
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Love lies bleeding from seed

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More gardening TV

Just found this, and thought others might like to know! 
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