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HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 21/11/2014 at 18:51

Sweeet cub pdoc - you old softy you

Great to see your poppy Fairy - looks lovely.  I was too slow off the mark and they had all sold out.

Bill - i've never seen that much snow before - does anyone intend driving their cars when they have finished digging them out

Settling down for an evening of telly and books before I go out on midnight taxi duty.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 21/11/2014 at 06:52

Morning Dove.  Are your leaves all down now?  We have loads still to come down round here.  Autumn seems to have been really long this year

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 21/11/2014 at 06:47

Morning all - don't even make the podium this morning ...... and I will not be competing at all for the next couple of days ........because its the weekend

Unfortunately weather forecast has decided its going to rain both days .....baaad news.  Hoping they change their minds - i have garden jobs that need doing

CHRISTMAS TRADITIONS.......

Posted: 20/11/2014 at 23:08

Playing hunt the thimble - participation compulsory.  I inherited my Grandma's thimble specially - it gets kept in a special place and comes out every Christmas

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 20/11/2014 at 17:33
Many thanks for the tips Steephill - will have a good look at your pics later (on a train at the moment, and a phone screen won't do them justice ). Getting very excited now .... 8 more sleeps

Greenhouse disposal

Posted: 20/11/2014 at 06:53

Not Steve - you should add your own footprints for that special personal touch that only you know is there.  We left a shed at our last place that had the prints of our (at the time) toddler in its base - wonder if the new owners ever noticed

Bonsai in a barbecue ice bucket

Posted: 20/11/2014 at 06:49

I've got one too (from a very special acorn) - its 5 years old, so pleased to hear i've got another 25 years before I need to worry about getting it in the ground

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 20/11/2014 at 06:36

Beat me Pdoc  Quite nice being 2nd for a change.

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Posted: 19/11/2014 at 23:15
Great stuff Panda

MrsG - bike tour booked already - can't wait ..... And thanks also for the tip Edd - its added to my list

Lily - we are partly going for the Christmas markets. Have been to a few in the past - lille is great (plus so easy to get to on Eurostar), and so is Cologne

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 19/11/2014 at 07:04

Morning DD Body pump - ouch.......new roses

Any insider Berlin tips would be great - I have started a list.  Have a guidebook, but first hand thoughts always the best

Discussions started by chicky

Gardening on TV

A thread for TV alerts - no whines please !! 
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Last Post: 26/04/2015 at 10:44

More gardening TV

Just found this, and thought others might like to know! 
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Last Post: 07/04/2015 at 21:50

Jasmin - officinale or trachelspermum??

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Last Post: 03/04/2015 at 14:31

How big are vine weevil grubs?

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Last Post: 02/02/2015 at 12:09

Indoor hyacinths - are they ready for some light??

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Last Post: 03/12/2014 at 16:27

Getting rid of brambles

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Last Post: 08/12/2014 at 13:02

Daphnes - do they self seed?

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Last Post: 15/11/2014 at 19:05

Tree id

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Last Post: 19/10/2014 at 20:08

Autumn raspberries - will they need staking?

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Last Post: 04/10/2014 at 18:15

Plant ID - blue flowers

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Last Post: 10/09/2014 at 09:08

Wisley Outing - sunday 7th Sept

Does anyone want to meet up? 
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Last Post: 09/09/2014 at 23:48

Dark Red Sedum

Anyone know a good one? 
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Last Post: 25/08/2014 at 08:56

Shrub id

Any ideas 
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Last Post: 14/06/2014 at 19:51

Wildflower id

Blue flowers like a forget me not 
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Last Post: 12/05/2014 at 19:15

Cap on soil

Do I need to break it before mulching? 
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