Latest posts by Dovefromabove

The Snail Lover's Society

Posted: 08/12/2017 at 11:06

My friend the song thrush just loves snails and wants to join your club


Last edited: 08 December 2017 11:07:11

Giant cyclamen - all leaves no flowers

Posted: 08/12/2017 at 10:34

We've got C. hederifolium with corms the size of dinner plates and they flower profusely ... perhaps it depends on the variety? 

Harvest 2017

Posted: 08/12/2017 at 08:00

Crown Prince squashes keep so well ... we store several each year and eat them over the winter ... last year we were still eating them in March 

Hello Forkers in December

Posted: 08/12/2017 at 07:09

Good morning all 

I'm not sure that the best decisions are made when people have been up all night .... oh well, we shall see what we shall see ...

Hope everyone's had a good night and that the weathers not too grim up north ((hugs)). 

Big bowls of porridge will help 

Random plant growing in my succulent's pot?

Posted: 07/12/2017 at 22:37

Seeds in the compost, in the air and on the breeze. They'll manage to spread somehow 

Hello Forkers in December

Posted: 07/12/2017 at 22:32

 Night night all. Sleep tight. 

Hello Forkers in December

Posted: 07/12/2017 at 20:18

Glad you're home safe and sound BL. It's getting chillier here now ... have tweaked the heating up 

Wisley safe - for now

Posted: 07/12/2017 at 16:42

Phew!   Fingers will remain very crossed.  Thanks Obelixx 

Hello Forkers in December

Posted: 07/12/2017 at 15:23

Another email from friend in Miami ... he can't enjoy the 28C because he's here  in an air conditioned convention centre    ................ my heart bleeds for him 

Hello Forkers in December

Posted: 07/12/2017 at 13:12

....... and I've just had an email from a friend who's in Miami .... 

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Hello Forkers in December

A friendly place for everyone to say hello and chat about all sorts of stuff ... 
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RIP Ric Staines ... East Anglian gardening legend

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Last Post: 20/11/2017 at 16:31

Reasons to be cheerful

A thread of things to make us smile when the going gets tough ...  
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Last Post: 08/11/2017 at 18:04

Fruit ID please

Picked in Spain 
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Last Post: 23/10/2017 at 15:51

Seeking blueberry advice

Just starting out ... choosing varieties  
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Last Post: 25/09/2017 at 21:13

Photos from Whipsnade Zoo

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Last Post: 16/09/2017 at 17:48

The Virtual Café

Tried and tested recipes to use up a glut and fill the pantry shelves 
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Last Post: 22/08/2017 at 17:16

A new snake in the UK!!!

Now there are four ........... 
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Last Post: 07/08/2017 at 22:38

Please ID my mystery plant

I don't recognise this ...  
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Last Post: 03/08/2017 at 14:55

Hello Forkers ... August edition

A friendly place of frolics and conversation where everyone is welcome to join in to chat and procrastinate to their heart's content...  
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Last Post: 31/08/2017 at 23:47

Harvest 2017

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Last Post: 10/12/2017 at 21:06

Two shrubs need a name please

Saved from the skip ... but what are they? 
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Last Post: 16/07/2017 at 16:16

Hello Forkers ... July Edition

A friendly place of frolics and chat where everyone is welcome to pass the time and procrastinate to their hearts' content ... 
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Last Post: 01/08/2017 at 05:26


New situation ... ? 
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Last Post: 01/07/2017 at 10:29

Wildlife online ... interesting website

Foxes, Hedgehogs, badgers, deer, frogs, toads, newts, bats, butterflies, birds ..... 
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