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Worries & troubles that affect Forum friends.

Posted: 02/09/2014 at 10:39

So pleased to hear that positive news, Lily....wishing for a speedy recovery. xx

New garden new start... Fingers crossed

Posted: 02/09/2014 at 09:15

SweetPea....I'm really chuffed for you, you'll soon put your stamp on it I'm sure.

Talkback: Elephant hawk moth

Posted: 01/09/2014 at 21:51
nutcutlet wrote (see)

Yes, hollie hock. And fuchsias, I didn't knoow that til recently.

I think he's handsome (not you David)

 

Well, nut......if you think he's handsome, you would deffo think I'm not.

Talkback: Elephant hawk moth

Posted: 01/09/2014 at 16:09
nutcutlet wrote (see)

I've still never seen one of those

Lots of EHMs though

 

That's surprising, nut.....they usually drop from the host plant/s to the ground about this time of year, then burrow into the soil for the winter. They then emerge as a fully developed moth in the spring.......I see loads.

Talkback: Elephant hawk moth

Posted: 01/09/2014 at 15:54
http://i27.photobucket.com/albums/c186/DavidKnapper/947b2f79-3bbf-44e7-bac4-959688e2ed13_zpsad8b51c0.jpg

 

 I suppose this is about as good as it gets, Lyn....still far from beautiful, for me.

Googled image:

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Posted: 01/09/2014 at 10:28
http://i27.photobucket.com/albums/c186/DavidKnapper/613fa9cb-9d55-4711-9cf9-1bb6e730b07b_zps8675f9c4.jpg

 

Lyn wrote (see)

I agree, I have them as well, beautiful caterpillar.

 

One I took earlier, not sure everyone would describe it as 'beautiful'.

 

WHATS UP WITH THAT MOWER

Posted: 01/09/2014 at 10:18

We do get our 'Mike' problems here  and I've never liked Mike Tucker either.

Worries & troubles that affect Forum friends.

Posted: 01/09/2014 at 09:31

Best wishes to your Mum, Punkdoc.

From someone who has had a number of eye ops in recent times.

Music in the Garden

Posted: 01/09/2014 at 09:27

Must keep the flag flying while Orchid Lady is away:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EmTBKbyaEjU

WHATS UP WITH THAT MOWER

Posted: 01/09/2014 at 09:16

...the sparking plug is sooted-up?

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