Latest posts by chicky

iPad freezing

Posted: 17/01/2017 at 07:01

Thats great Hazel - what was the solution?  I'd like to try it too


Posted: 16/01/2017 at 22:45

They used to be good in Windsor, but are getting worse and worse since they stopped being "the Garden Group". In fact the last couple of times I 've been in they look like they are about to fold

iPad freezing

Posted: 16/01/2017 at 22:11

On IoS 9 here too, and the original iPad mini.  Just sent my details via the link .....hope the techies get to the bottom of it

Hello Forkers January 2017 Edition

Posted: 15/01/2017 at 09:38

Lazy morning planned

Then hopping in a car to take an extremely anxious Chicklet back to Nottingham.  Her exams start tomorrow, and she is feeling .  Iwill stay overnight and then head straight to work tomorrow morning - its an hour closer than home.  Have lots of podcasts to keep me entertained on the journey.

See you Tuesday 

Camera Talk - part 2

Posted: 14/01/2017 at 22:52

Great pics Fairy .....loving those icicles ❤️❤️❤️


Posted: 14/01/2017 at 22:46

We said exactly the same Lizzie

Hello Forkers January 2017 Edition

Posted: 14/01/2017 at 20:57

Just done my tax return. Hate doing it so always put it off til the last minute.

Great walk earlier - another new one for us, to the highest point in Sussex ......but seing as its pretty flat round here thats notsaying much !  Lovely views from yours Fairy ......ours was a little greener

iPad freezing

Posted: 14/01/2017 at 19:40

I've been having similar problems on this site with an iPad (and safari).  First started a couple if weeks ago, never happened before.  I too was blaming the ads

Snowdrop /squirrel food ?

Posted: 14/01/2017 at 10:11

Went for a talk by our local snowdrop expert this week.

He has had squirrels and mice uproot his bulbs before (didn't say whether they had been eaten or not).  But his no. 1 pest is slugs/snails who can graze off new growth as it emerges from the soil, and will later climb stems to devour the flowers (he had an amazing pic of a little snail doing just that).  And wood pigeons peck off the flowers and leave them on the ground.  Seems its a minefield out there 


Posted: 14/01/2017 at 09:58

 Two great gardens - and some serious graft - well done pokhim and antzero.  The LG garden was my absolute favourite at Chelsea this year (I bored everyone with the pics ). I love, love, loved that planting   So I was very excited that someone had used it as their inspiration.

Like others have said, it willl be great to see how your gardens evolve with time - sharing pics would be brlliant.

One of the best bits about last night's programme was seeing the way you all got bitten by the gardening bug .....its a wonderful thing .....welcome to our club👏🏻👏🏻🌸🌺🌷🍁🌿👏🏻👏🏻

Discussions started by chicky

Gardens we have visited 2017

A place to share our latest gardening days out 😀 
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Beth Chatto Garden Festival

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Planning a trip - any tips? 
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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

What to do and when? 
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Gardens we have visited 2016

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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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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