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Posted: 20/06/2016 at 10:57

Oooh Panda - just read back - love the hair and buttonholes 

Liri, if you're going shopping, could you pick me up some leeks and carrots please?  I've got some lamb to use up and it's the weather for a big bowl of Scotch Broth 

SGL,  while you've got the hoover out ............. ???

So glad we got a lot done in the garden yesterday - I've just been out there dodging the raindrops - the Nicotianas have grown visibly overnight 

Karen Carpenter goodbye to love

Posted: 20/06/2016 at 10:47
Doghouse Riley says:

People wonder why some really beautiful women in showbusiness have such ugly partners, I always wondered if they doubled as their drug supplier.

See original post

No doubt because the women have the intelligence to know that there's more important things about a person than their looks 


Posted: 20/06/2016 at 09:30

Morning Hosta   I slept 10 hours too!  In my dreams we descended on you and your OH with a load of our friends and you both very kindly fed us. I also gave you a load of unwanted house plants 

Strange deposit

Posted: 20/06/2016 at 09:07

theres now't as strange as Homo sapiens 

Dwarf bean leaf puckering

Posted: 20/06/2016 at 09:01

I think they'll improve as we get consistent spells of higher temperatures - hopefully. 

The puckering could be aphids. Check the undersides of the leaves. 

Last edited: 20 June 2016 09:02:13


Posted: 20/06/2016 at 08:48

Good morning all  G'day Pat 

DD ((hugs))

still in bed with second coffee - im getting the hang of this lay-in thing 

Drizzling here so I'll probably have to do some h*wk  OH will be constructing garage shelving. 

Last edited: 20 June 2016 08:49:16


Posted: 19/06/2016 at 23:08

It's not a lake BL !!! It's a Meare!!! 

Sweet dreams everyone 

Mint isnt sending up runners

Posted: 19/06/2016 at 22:52

A month isn't very long - even for mint. Stand well back - it'll get going soon ....

Garden Pictures 2016

Posted: 19/06/2016 at 20:59

Wonky, your plants grow faster than mine - whatever is there in that city-dirt soil of yours???  

That little gooseberry bush was only a little cutting when I gave it to you not that long ago 

Garden Pictures 2016

Posted: 19/06/2016 at 20:36

Wonky those are gorgeous   Just wait until your Street in Bloom lot see it this year!!! 

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