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Tree id

Posted: 19/10/2014 at 20:08

That's it !!!

thank you all so much - its lovely to finally know what it is .  I will remember it by thinking of Uncle Buck

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 18/10/2014 at 09:29

Beth Chattos', here we come.  If you are reading Beth - put the kettle on

Tree id

Posted: 17/10/2014 at 11:23

And here it is back in spring, with its insignificant white flowers


 

Tree id

Posted: 17/10/2014 at 11:21

Ok - finally been around in daylight - so here are some dissected berries.  I also "had a sniff" - not a strong fragrance, but the vague hint of plum


 


 


 There are two or three big seeds per berry - and the seeds are nearly as big as the berry itself

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Posted: 17/10/2014 at 06:56

Morning All

Thats a lot of daffs Steephill

No work for me today, and none til next Weds either .... a mini-hols.  Chicklets still need taking to school though, so alarm went off at usual time.  Might get out in the garden for a bit later - theres plenty of weeds out there that need tackling

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Posted: 16/10/2014 at 09:10
Trouble on't trains ..... Means more time to stand admiring the yellow thing in the sky, which has made a welcome appearance here too. Should have brought my factor 50 with me. Enjoy your gardens - those who are free to get out there.

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Posted: 16/10/2014 at 06:56

Morning Lesley - fingers duly crossed - hope it turns out ok for all of you.

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Posted: 16/10/2014 at 06:55

Morning Dove.  Still hoping for the heatwave - visiting HydeHall and Beth Chattos this weekend, and would prefer to leave the snorkelling to Fidget

Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 16/10/2014 at 06:52

Lovely pics Lizzie - that rose is looking stunning - does it think its midsummer

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Posted: 16/10/2014 at 06:45

Lyn - you may regret the daffs late spring, but think of the smiles they will give you early in the season.  Verd - glad you are now superfast.  Like lyn, we are end of the line, rural, etc,etc, due an upgrade about 2022 

London day today - will catch up with you all on the train later.

Discussions started by chicky

Mahonia - anyone got a good one ?

 
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Grass ID

Does anyone know what type of grass this is? 
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Remedial pruning a Group 2 clematis

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Pictures of our garden outings 
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Hellebores - black spot?

All my hellebores have distorted leaves🙄 
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Foxglove seedlings ....when will they flower?

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Strange flower buds - ID??

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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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