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Should we slope garden to aid drainage?

Posted: Today at 19:36

And mowing a sloping lawn can be a right PITA. 

Not a good idea, in my humble opinion. 

posting pictures

Posted: Today at 19:22

I'm sure the team will be in touch when they're back in the office tomorrow 

Hello Forkers - February 2017 Edition

Posted: Today at 19:10
chicky says:

Wasn't he in Poldark?  Posh girl's guardian?

 Yes - that was him. And of course, he used to live in that centre of all things English ... Midsomer.  

Last edited: 26 February 2017 19:11:56

Hello Forkers - February 2017 Edition

Posted: Today at 18:09

Oooh Hosta ... He used to make my tummy go fluttery 


Posted: Today at 16:53

Was she?    What was her question? 

Raised beds

Posted: Today at 16:24

What are the weeds you're having a problem with? 

What weed is this please - how to i get rid of it?

Posted: Today at 15:16

After it has flowered it will die down until next spring, so although it's very noticeable now it won't be visible in the summer, if that's any consolation. 

How to dig up large shrub roots

Posted: Today at 13:45

Dig a trench around it, then sort of tunnel underneath it with your spade, severing the roots with secateurs if your spade isn't  sharp enough

Bug free healthy nettles

Posted: Today at 13:43

Think YoungC goes in for self flagellation with nettles - apparently she finds it helps her painful knees.

Plant / weed id

Posted: Today at 13:34

Snap!  Hogweed

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Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Butterflies 2017

Which ones have you seen? 
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Snowdrop Walk - Anglesey Abbey

Anyone up for it? 
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Another ID please

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ID this flowering tree please

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Hello Forkers - February 2017 Edition

A friendly place where everyone is welcome to chat about all sorts of things ... 
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When dreams come true ...

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Hello Forkers January 2017 Edition

A friendly place where everyone is welcome to chat about all sorts of things  
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New Year's Day 2017 Flower Count

What is blooming in your garden? 
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Last Post: 04/01/2017 at 16:35

RIP Rick Parfitt

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Last Post: 26/12/2016 at 12:31

Stolen wheelbarrow in Cornwall

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Last Post: 20/12/2016 at 10:12

Brrrrrrrrrrr! Cold night ahead

Temperatures are going to drop like a stone 
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Last Post: 28/11/2016 at 07:18

Loose brick

Do you have an easy DIY solution? 
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Last Post: 26/11/2016 at 10:46

The things gardeners get up to!

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Muscari parviflorum

Does anyone know this plant? 
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Last Post: 16/11/2016 at 15:48

Anyone following the cricket?

England's tour of India 
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