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Early potatoes

Posted: 31/01/2015 at 15:34

'Swift' excellent variety, ready for harvesting in 8 to 10 weeks and that's very quick.

Trust your uncle Dave!


Need some petrol lawn mower recommendations please

Posted: 30/01/2015 at 19:18

For me it would have to be a Honda...they are fitted with their own engines, which are (by comparison) like a Rolls Royce to the others.

Hayter used to make quality mowers, alas present production is fitted with USA based Briggs & Stratton engines....these are to be found in Mountfield and other lower end machines.

Music in the Garden

Posted: 30/01/2015 at 12:30

Joyce, you don't have your robin as well trained as mine. When I'm trenching my veg plot and am throwing the soil forward, he/she in their eagerness to get at the big juicy worms sometimes nearly get buried alive.  

Music in the Garden

Posted: 30/01/2015 at 09:23
Jess is in the Garden wrote (see)

Bird song. The only music I want to hear when I garden 


We aim to please everyone

Music in the Garden

Posted: 29/01/2015 at 19:57

Had some happy times with this as a kid, and tried to copy the drummer.

Camera Corner

Posted: 29/01/2015 at 10:17


Been playing with my little friend,

Height: About 10".

History: A fun present bought by my son on one of his overseas trips.

Camera Corner

Posted: 29/01/2015 at 09:12
meadowland2 wrote (see)
Wondering if anyone would be interested in a "PHOTOGRAPH CATEGORY"for a day?...just for fun.


Interesting idea, meadowland, although I don't think this thread has sufficient interest to support it. 

Camera Corner

Posted: 28/01/2015 at 20:58
meadowland2 wrote (see)
Oh, that's a shame. ...can reduce file size for you.

I've done it, as above ie click on picture.

Camera Corner

Posted: 28/01/2015 at 20:49


Love your robin shot, meadowland....sadly I couldn't enlarge because the file size was too I had a tinker with it.

It's my birthday

Posted: 28/01/2015 at 10:31
Wintersong wrote (see)

Gosh, isn't there a lot of you born in January, I wonder if the best gardeners are born in January?


Put it down to April 1st antics! 

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