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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 ???


Hello Forkers - March Thread

Posted: 05/03/2017 at 18:48

Didn't quite dodge the showers Fairy, but we have good waterproofs โ˜”๏ธ๐Ÿ’ฆโ˜”๏ธ. Persevere with that coldframe, they are sooooo useful


Glad to hear the sun is shining north of the border 


All my first batch of seeds have germinated and been moved to the next propagator, so now I have room to start some more ....a task for one evening this week

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