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HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 02/01/2015 at 19:40

BL - which bit of Suffolk do you need B&Bs in?  I used to live in Mid Suffolk (Framlingham/Halesworth area) and have family in and know Suffolk Coastal (from Southwold down the coast to Aldeburgh/Orford area well - if you need some suggestions for those areas PM me

Get if off your chest.

Posted: 02/01/2015 at 17:57

Fingers crossed - that all sounds very hopeful

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 02/01/2015 at 17:50

You could be Lizzie's Busy Lizzie

Back from visiting Aged Ps - both quite well, Ma not too muddled, Pa just old and tired.  I left them to get on with their Shepherd's Pie and trifle and visited son - think he had a housework blitz when I phoned and said I was coming - everything very clean and shiny and a smell of polish! LOL

Pdoc, sorry your greenhouse wasn't insured   When we moved here I was determined to have one, but there's nowhere to put one really - can't go under the ash trees as they drop twigs, and anyway it'd go all green, and anywhere else would just be all wrong - so now I've just got a little wooden mini-greenhouse.  It does mean that I can't go and potter in it when the weather's bad and I don't have a potting bench etc, but I do my potting up on sunny days on the table on the terrace - OH can have his studio doors slid back and bring the coffee or Sauv. blanc out to me while I'm potting - every cloud has a silver lining

NYD flower count 2015

Posted: 02/01/2015 at 10:32

Aha, I'd missed your post Chicky

NYD flower count 2015

Posted: 02/01/2015 at 10:16

Could Panda's silvery leaved foliage plant be Helichrysum petiolare? http://www.easybloom.com/plantlibrary/plant/licorice-plant-1

Often used for bedding and pots so it would go with the others.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 02/01/2015 at 07:51

Chuckle!  It seems your iPad has a mind of it's own Stacey

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 02/01/2015 at 07:33

What sort is your 'giant' Lesley?

Sweet pea advice

Posted: 02/01/2015 at 07:08

Not an expert either but I'd pinch the tops out.  You'll find the sweet pea expert here http://www.gardenersworld.com/forum/the-potting-shed/growing-sweet-peas-2014/2015/520591.html

fragrant flowers

Posted: 02/01/2015 at 06:59

The most fragrant flower I know is the Mignonette (Reseda odorata) - at one time grown in every village cottage garden - I remember walking past a garden and smelling it as a child.  Not the most showy of flowers, but it can perfume a whole garden, and it's a British native so good for insects.   This thread has reminded me and I shall order some seeds http://www.chilternseeds.co.uk/search?q=reseda+odorata

A bit more about it here http://www.ilonasgarden.com/2013/02/mignonette/

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