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Camera Corner

Posted: 18/09/2014 at 22:17
LesleyK wrote (see)

DavidK I'm thinking Christmas now

 

....fess-up time, they were taken last Christmas at Chatsworth House. 

Music in the Garden

Posted: 18/09/2014 at 10:46

Frank, you're taking it too serious. Wires often get crossed on these forums mainly because sense of humour is difficult to portray using text. Given the time I've known you, you must realise that much of what I say here is just light-hearted banter and have always been your No1 fan.

Music taste? Perhaps Lily & I have a wider spectrum.  "Boy bands & Spice girls" erm  I am over 21, Frank.

Music in the Garden

Posted: 18/09/2014 at 09:01

Just as thought there was hope for Frank ......seems we are the only ones with taste, Lily.

Camera Corner

Posted: 17/09/2014 at 20:07

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/60268.jpg?width=553&height=350&mode=max

 

Music in the Garden

Posted: 17/09/2014 at 19:30
Palaisglide wrote (see)

David, Big surprise, listening to the radio with one ear turned off yesterday suddenly they were playing retro Blondie, turned both ears back on and enjoyed, she was good and still is so not all classics then.

Frank.

Good for you, Frank  ....you see, enjoyable music does exist outside the classics.

I've never been a fan of Cliff Richard, but (IMHO) he does an excellent job with this: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1obRHLmQ3gw     I just love it!

 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 17/09/2014 at 09:25

Morning, Dove.....hope your poorly wrist is getting better.

You mention cats and I know some may have already seen this, but for those who haven't I'm sure you'll enjoy this:

http://www.nanceestar.com/CatPill.html

 

Camera Corner

Posted: 17/09/2014 at 09:06
http://s3.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/60146.jpg?width=350

 

Yours truly looking for an atmospheric shot.

Camera Corner

Posted: 17/09/2014 at 09:04

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/60143.jpg?width=288&height=350&mode=max

 Speaking of Llandudno, I took this shot during their annual Victorian Extravaganza weekend.

Camera Corner

Posted: 17/09/2014 at 08:51
ighten wrote (see)

Trip to Llandudno over the weekend.. Have not been for  a long time and was suprised how beautiful and unspoilt the bay is.

http://s3.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/60133.jpg?width=350

 

I agree.....shame about the offshore wind-farm though.

Sweet peas from this year's seed - do they come true?

Posted: 16/09/2014 at 10:30
Order in the border wrote (see)

When would you recommend David? I have never sown in autumn before so not sure of the best time?

 

There really isn't an exact time.....it's broadly accepted that sowing should be done in the autumn, but then, it isn't even autumn yet.

I tend to sow according to the prevailing weather conditions rather than a specific time. The best case scenario is to sow when there is still sufficient warmth to germinate the seed followed by cold weather to prevent them putting on growth. This could be as late as November.

I usually add this info here:  http://www.gardenersworld.com/forum/the-potting-shed/growing-sweet-peas/6143-56.html

 

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