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Camera Corner

Posted: 13/08/2014 at 08:46
Orchid Lady wrote (see)

That's better.....beautiful  And you'll be pleased to know I didn't have nightmares 

 

Pleased to hear that, OL....though technically the caterpillar was a better pic.

The wife's sister & myself had a good night too.

Camera Corner

Posted: 13/08/2014 at 08:39

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/56279.jpg?width=204&height=350&mode=max

 Why do I pander to you wimmin???  

Plum Fruit Moth?

Posted: 12/08/2014 at 22:17

In short, yes it is, Eliza.

Plant ID - post questions for GW Magazine

Posted: 12/08/2014 at 22:09

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/56277.jpg?width=236&height=350&mode=max

 I thought this was a hydrangea, but I'm not sure now.

Camera Corner

Posted: 12/08/2014 at 21:40
Orchid Lady wrote (see)

David......did you actually pick Mr Ugly up to out him on that white background.....urghhh 

 

Of course....how I suffer for my art!

I donned a pair of latex gloves to pick it up (wimp) then put it on a piece of scrap melamine out of the shed.

Could tell you how it was hissing & snarling, but I won't.

Anyway....I thought it was a good take.

Camera Corner

Posted: 12/08/2014 at 20:59
http://i27.photobucket.com/albums/c186/DavidKnapper/hawksheadmoth_zpse89d1c31.jpg

Googled image

 And this is what it turns into, Verd.

 

 

Camera Corner

Posted: 12/08/2014 at 20:09
http://i27.photobucket.com/albums/c186/DavidKnapper/613fa9cb-9d55-4711-9cf9-1bb6e730b07b_zps8675f9c4.jpg

 

I've tidied it up a tad. 

Growing Roses

Posted: 12/08/2014 at 19:45

Hi, Flowerlover

I don't have any of those myself, but have taken a look at them and they do seem to be very promising......I particularly like 'Carris', a beautiful deep red HT.

They seem to be Harkness introductions too, which bodes well as they are leaders in their field.  

Camera Corner

Posted: 12/08/2014 at 18:40

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/56250.jpg?width=230&height=350&mode=max

 Only a mother could love!

Camera Corner

Posted: 12/08/2014 at 14:24

Moi?   No, as far as I understand it's part of its camouflage that helps deter predators, OL.

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