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Latest posts by David K

Where's Mike?

Posted: 24/07/2014 at 22:20

Crikey, Mike! You're not on yer bike again?

Growing Roses

Posted: 24/07/2014 at 21:44

Don't know if anyone has heard of it, but heard a good tip from a top show rose grower today, he swears by 'Uncle Tom's rose tonic'.

Growing Sweet Peas

Posted: 24/07/2014 at 18:52

You're such a sweetie, Dove....thank you. xxx Obviously not grown using anything I have written here.

Hope you like this one, it's 'Lisa Marie', an Eagle introduction.

 

http://i27.photobucket.com/albums/c186/DavidKnapper/DSCN0890-1.jpg

 

Anyone addicted?

Posted: 24/07/2014 at 12:26

Well, I'm addicted...and if I didn't purposely try to avoid the chat threads, I would be in need of therapy.

Anyone addicted?

Posted: 24/07/2014 at 11:23

I start this thread in a light-hearted way. I wonder if any of us worry that visiting these pages is becoming a serious addiction.

When I used the (now closed) Archers' forum, people used to make no secret of the fact they would get up in the middle of the night to read messages.

One particular worried poster even visited his doctor to discuss the matter, because he was turning down (much needed) overtime at work.  

Growing Sweet Peas

Posted: 24/07/2014 at 10:19

 Thanks, rosemummy..and all grown according to my 'advice' .....was having a pretty rubbish day anyway, now it's complete.

Deadheading

Posted: 24/07/2014 at 08:52

There is definitely a correct way to deadhead and although I may be a bit slap-happy in some things I do in the garden, I do deadhead with care.

To save a lot of explanation, this RHS advice about covers it:

 http://www.rhs.org.uk/advice/profile?PID=129

Monty Don.

Posted: 23/07/2014 at 21:12

Message deleted.

What's the star in your garden right now

Posted: 23/07/2014 at 20:45

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/53576.jpg?width=512&height=350&mode=max

 Some coleus I picked up for a quid at a little 'open all hours' corner shop.

Discussions started by David K

Gardening challenges for 2015

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RIP Joe Cocker...

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Last Post: 26/12/2014 at 10:56

Hidden Villages

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RIP Dowager Duchess of Devonshire

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Growing Sweet Peas 2014/2015

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It's all quite shameful...

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Last Post: 21/09/2014 at 13:43

Strictly 2014

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Blue strawberries?

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Last Post: 21/08/2014 at 20:02

Football season - 2014

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Let's Remember Them

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Last Post: 12/11/2014 at 11:10

Anyone addicted?

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Last Post: 24/07/2014 at 12:51

It's Show Time

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Last Post: 14/07/2014 at 23:11

Feeding & Mulching

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Last Post: 08/07/2014 at 01:21

Quotes

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Been to the doctor...

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