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Oh eck

Posted: 15/03/2014 at 19:49

I warned you about that last week Verdun!!!  Told you to keep an eye on Spike when you're walking on the beach!!!  Sometimes you just don't listen!!! 

Fidget is our shark expert - she'll know what to do - but if in doubt I have it on good authority that they'll do almost anything for a Bedfordshire Clanger



Posted: 15/03/2014 at 19:41

Will primroses grow in full shade?

Posted: 15/03/2014 at 19:38
nutcutlet wrote (see)

............... I think deciduous shade is best though

That's what  meant 

Monty's box hedging

Posted: 15/03/2014 at 19:36

Yes, I felt sorry for him, it must feel like the end of an era - but as he said a garden's a living growing thing and every time something comes to an end there's an opportunity for something new - gardeners are philosophers and opportunists and I get the feeling that while Monty felt sad about losing his box, he is looking forward to the challenge of creating a new vision for his garden.


Posted: 15/03/2014 at 19:29
star gaze lily wrote (see)

Kef, I couldn't find my name, 

Me neither 

Favourite vegetable to grow?

Posted: 15/03/2014 at 19:28

I like growing beans of all descriptions, broad beans, runner beans, wax beans, French beans, Borlotti beans ...... love them all 

invasive plant spade like leaves

Posted: 15/03/2014 at 19:24

Same here Nut   slurp!   

droopy conifer

Posted: 15/03/2014 at 19:10

To upload a pic that's saved on your pc, click on the green tree icon on the toolbar above where you type your post, and follow the instructions 

invasive plant spade like leaves

Posted: 15/03/2014 at 19:09
nutcutlet wrote (see)

click on the little tree in the tool bar. (I'm told it's a tree, I thought it was a green wine glass) ............

Cheers Nut!    

invasive plant spade like leaves

Posted: 15/03/2014 at 19:02

To post a picture which is saved on your pc click on the little green tree icon on the toolbar above the space where you type your post, and then follow the instructions. 

Looking forward to trying to identify this plant 

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Planning planting combinations

Your suggestions? 
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Courgettes - when dare I ............... ?

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Snowdrops in the green - offer

plant offer in the Guardian 
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Using water from flat roof

Is it ok for veg patch? 
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Pingles - old country name for ???

Does anyone remember .... 
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The first one I've seen this year - 2014

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Last Post: 22/03/2014 at 12:18

New gardening prog on Radio 4 Extra

Starting this Saturday 
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Pressure washer for terrace - time to buy

Any tips, recommendations or ones to avoid please 
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Snowdrop Walk - East Anglia

Is anyone interested in meeting up for a visit? 
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New Year's Day 2014 Flower Count

A reason to get out there in the fresh air and count anything that's flowering .... 
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What is this ornamental tree please?

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A Holly Orchard

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Happy Endings

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Alcofrolic fruits for Christmas

Probably a little late for this year but .... 
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Growing Mushrooms

Has anyone done it on purpose? 
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