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David K


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What's the weather like in your area?

Posted: 24/03/2014 at 21:09

-3c overnight, reminder to those tempted to get carried away with sowing the seed of frost tender plants, I suppose.

 

Buried Treasure!

Posted: 24/03/2014 at 14:32

PS....click on the pics to get a close-up!

Buried Treasure!

Posted: 24/03/2014 at 14:31
http://i27.photobucket.com/albums/c186/DavidKnapper/P1120002.jpg

 

http://i27.photobucket.com/albums/c186/DavidKnapper/P1120004.jpg

 

Edd wrote (see)

What about the newbies Dave. It would be a shame to leave them out.

 

Fair point, Edd....so those who have seen them, look away now!

 

Quick GH question

Posted: 24/03/2014 at 14:26

Tracey - (someone will correct me) I don't think it makes very much difference.

You're right, KEF.....I have louvered windows in the bottom row of glass in my GH and they are really useful in hot weather.

Buried Treasure!

Posted: 24/03/2014 at 14:04

This topic has been raised before and as I said then, I had found a Elizabeth 1st coin dated 1562 in some gravel I have had since the mid-sixties....I have pics, but I've already shown them before and would hate to bore peeps with them.  

Growing Sweet Peas

Posted: 24/03/2014 at 13:24
Louise Stevenson wrote (see)

i know david, i wouldn't put it on a plant just a yukky slug!!

 

I was thinking salt leeching into the soil at some point.

Another identification required, saw this out on a walk on saturday

Posted: 24/03/2014 at 10:10
KEF wrote (see)

Get you at playtime David, I like mine.

Can't wait!

Yes, nice little flowers for a few days in spring, then it looks rubbish for the rest of the year....and oh. so invasive.

 

Growing Sweet Peas

Posted: 24/03/2014 at 09:12

Perhaps worth noting that salt kills plants too.

gardeners world

Posted: 23/03/2014 at 21:59
Forester2 wrote (see)

How sad David  

For sure! I read it in an article by Gay Search, not long after Arthur had died.

gardeners world

Posted: 23/03/2014 at 21:49

I've not visited since Arthur B emigrated to New Zealand, Forester, but I think it's probably part of a bye-pass of Ombersley.....deffo a road.

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