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HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 13/12/2015 at 08:15

Good morning all G'day Pat

I try to read all the posts on Hello Forkers, but I can't always comment on everyone's goings on - as DD says, it doesn't mean we don't care - just that we're not superhuman - although Wonky does a good job of remembering everything - maybe it's 'cos she has youth on her side

Anyway, good to see you back Wsong - have you got the opportunity to have a bit of a rest before Christmas?  Do you have lots of baking/work to do?

Plant ID Please

Posted: 13/12/2015 at 07:23

Not a plant I know - thanks for sharing it with us

Daffodils are sprouting too early!

Posted: 13/12/2015 at 07:10

Yes, it's because the weather has been mild - they're hardy and they'll slow down when the weather cools.

When/where to sow

Posted: 13/12/2015 at 07:08

Hello Pompey

Tetley brings up a very good point - when the seedlings have germinated and begun to grow they will need pricking out - they will take up a lot of space when they are all in pots. 

I would have a look here

http://www.gardenersworld.com/how-to/projects/video-projects/how-to-prick-out-seedlings/298.html

As you'll see they'll take up a lot of space once they're in pots - and if you start really early they may need to be potted on into even bigger pots before the weather is kind enough for them to be outside.

The trick is to time your seed sowing so that you have enough room to grow your plants on in a protected space.

Chrismas

Posted: 12/12/2015 at 18:29

It's as if we were meant to have one

Chrismas

Posted: 12/12/2015 at 18:24

Then enjoy Christmas and enjoy your retirement even more - it's great

sprouts

Posted: 12/12/2015 at 18:00
derbyduck wrote (see)

thanks KEF job sorted .

Dove I wouldn't ignore you and thank you for the replies also  I is a he not a she .lol

 

Whoops!     Whadda mistake a to make a    !!!

I know what it's like it affects your whole self image doesn't it?   There have been times when I've been called Dave

sprouts

Posted: 12/12/2015 at 16:55

Thank KEF - hope that does the trick

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 12/12/2015 at 16:46

Cheers KEF ((hugs))

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 12/12/2015 at 16:38

I think Derbyduck might have Ignored me by accident - can someone go onto her Sprouts thread and explain to her how to Un-Ignore me please

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