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HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 16/09/2014 at 21:57

Panda - heathers doing fine (am remembering to water) and others are either potted up for a winter in the GH, or in the ground.  Just off to give my halo another polish .  But then i haven't been gadding off to weddings and the oxo tower.  Hope all is good chez panda ...

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Posted: 16/09/2014 at 21:48

Evening Panda  Hows your tiki torch  ..said the actress to the bishop

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Posted: 16/09/2014 at 21:39

Verd ...we won.  Never in doubt

Project survey

Posted: 16/09/2014 at 21:37

Done here too

Have a daughter slogging away at A2's in the room next door, so I feel your pain

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Posted: 16/09/2014 at 13:20
Just a quick pop in from the madhouse to say Happy Birthday Lizzie !!!!!!!

(No smilies or cake photos available on phone, so old fashioned punctuation will have to do)

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Posted: 16/09/2014 at 06:55

 lesley - that has produced my first chuckle of the morning.

Stumps look fantastic Woody - great structure for the plants about to come.

gotta dash.... Noses, grindstones and all that ......

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Posted: 15/09/2014 at 06:45

Morning Peeps

Glad to see you back Lizzie - and good to hear you had such a lovely holiday.  Lovely pressies for OL - aren't we a funny lot - getting excited over gifts of tin baths.  I have one with 3 hostas in it - i love it.  Have a good/busy week with OH.

Pdoc - glad the garden worked a little bit of its magic - will be thinking of you this week. Difficult times.

Expecting a manic week of work this week (and then a quiet spell, relatively speaking) - so may only have time to lurk.  But watching your antics will keep me sane.

Erigeron karvinskianus

Posted: 14/09/2014 at 22:10

I've found it self seeds well ( but unwanted ones are easy to get rid of) - but you need it to self seed to get into all those nooks and crevices that you could never intentionally plant it in.  Now that it has got going it is a star in my stone walls

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 14/09/2014 at 20:06

Something about watching the light fade that is magical.  Unfortunately I missed it this evening (a girls gotta hoover sometime).  Got the wine now though, might take it outside and listen to the owls.....Archie has inspired me

What's the star in your garden right now

Posted: 14/09/2014 at 18:40

 Missed them first time, but got them now

Wonderful mallow Art - didn't know you could grow them as annuals - how tall is that one ?  Looks like a potential back of border plant to add to next year's list...

 

 

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How big are vine weevil grubs?

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Wisley Outing - sunday 7th Sept

Does anyone want to meet up? 
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Dark Red Sedum

Anyone know a good one? 
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Any ideas 
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Blue flowers like a forget me not 
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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

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When is the best time to prune Group 3 clematis?

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