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IT'S MY BIRTHDAY....PART TWO

Posted: 29/10/2016 at 08:43


Have a great day LilyP - and enjoy your break too


You're another of the October birthday club

HELLO FORKERS! October Edition

Posted: 29/10/2016 at 08:36

Morning peeps


Apple cake was a success - we've tested it out and there is plenty left for the weekend ......help yourselves.


Dull here, but thankfully dry. Going to help Mr C lay some paving, and will definitely get my 100 February Gold and 50 allium christophii planted in the meadow (Clari - just a reminder for you too - my partner in (bulb planting) crime)


Beech trees are colouring up beautifully, and the acers and liquidambers are pretty special this year too.  I shall enjoy being in amongst it all for a change

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HELLO FORKERS! October Edition

Posted: 28/10/2016 at 19:20

Very out of character for me ......but I have just got home from work and baked a cake.  Mr C is in shock  We have FiL staying for the weekend, and a surfeit of home grown apples, so an apple tray bake is in the oven as we speak......and delicious cakey smells are filling the kitchen  I must try this domestic goddess thing more often


Can I apply to join the purple dressing gown club.....even though mine is decidely pink......as the neighbours, the postman, and even the man from the local council who wanted my vote can testify

HELLO FORKERS! October Edition

Posted: 28/10/2016 at 07:12

Clari - SO WILL I 

Autumn foliage photos (2016)

Posted: 28/10/2016 at 06:56

Just dripping with berries GnW


Love the grasses too Marilyn.


A gorgeous time of year

HELLO FORKERS! October Edition

Posted: 28/10/2016 at 06:52

Welcome Lizzie - hope you have a good break - and that the troubles are resolved or forgotten by the time you return.  We look set for a fine few days, so you can make the most of the Norfolk countryside.  Colours are beautiful at the moment.


Looking forward to a weekend in the garden .....no train trips for a change


But first, one more day of mining salt required.


See you later peeps 🌞😜🌞🌺🌺🌸🌷

HELLO FORKERS! October Edition

Posted: 27/10/2016 at 07:07

You go ahead and be grumpy Hosta - you know we love you any way 

saffron

Posted: 27/10/2016 at 06:49

This month's GW mag tells you which type it is ......can't remember offhand

HELLO FORKERS! October Edition

Posted: 27/10/2016 at 06:46

Morning Joyce and Hollie


Enjoy your daughter's visit Joyce - hope she earns her free plants


Only another couple of pitch black mornings til the clocks go back - then we get a short respite.  Its dark by the time I get home now anyway, so the change at the other end of the day won't bother me so much - except at the weekends

HELLO FORKERS! October Edition

Posted: 26/10/2016 at 22:45

Enjoyed GBBO too - sad there won't be another


Loving Autumnwatch .....I want a ladybird spider πŸ•·πŸ•·πŸ•·

Discussions started by chicky

Gardens we have visited 2017

A place to share our latest gardening days out πŸ˜€ 
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Beth Chatto Garden Festival

 
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Keukenhof

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 leavesπŸ™„ 
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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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