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HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 17/07/2014 at 07:02

Good morning all 

Gorgeous here - 18.4C at 6am!    Shame I have to go into the city on the bus to get my hair cut at midday, but it I don't I'll look like a shaggy sheep on Saturday and Panda won't recognise me when I meet her off the train!

David Spikes - you were talking about nectarine recipes - have you tired this one?  It's absolutely wonderful!  http://mainlybaking.blogspot.co.uk/2011/06/stone-fruit-yogurt-cake.html Huge favourite in this house   It works for peaches, and plums too. 

This forum

Posted: 17/07/2014 at 06:55

Lovely idea David 

WELCOME EVERYONE!!! 

Pond problem plant life

Posted: 17/07/2014 at 06:52

If you explain it nicely to them I'm sure they will - why didn't I think of that? 

 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 16/07/2014 at 21:04

Hello folks - watering done 

Fidget - blackcurrants - YES!!!

Verdun - sorry your Mum's still in hospital - hope she's able to come home soon ((hugs))

David - courgettes = zucchini 

30.2C here today and I'm very so I'll say goodnight - see you in the morning - sweet dreams folks 

 

Growing Sweet Peas

Posted: 16/07/2014 at 20:09

Wow!  Thank you David 

poisonous courgettes

Posted: 16/07/2014 at 19:54

What variety are they - what did it say on the seed packet? 

Corn Cockle can kill?

Posted: 16/07/2014 at 17:34

Plenty of it around here Welshonion http://birdingsiteguide.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=824&Itemid=77 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 16/07/2014 at 17:29

If you click and zoom you can see the golden markings around his eye -magic 

Name This Tree !

Posted: 16/07/2014 at 17:28

Yes it is - there will be improvements before too long - they're working on getting it right.  

In the meantime, if I've got photos on my phone I email them to myself, save them on my laptop and then post them - but if you don't have a laptop or pc  you could email them to another forum member and they could post them for you. 

hardy geraniums pictures

Posted: 16/07/2014 at 17:26
Forester2 wrote (see)

Fridgetbones - G. Phaeum is supposed to be good for dry shade.  I purchased a couple this year from a local 'open garden' and was assured they were good for that position.  I will find out next year if that is the case. 

I've got Phaeum in the driest part of the Shady Bank, under the biggest ash tree - it seems very happy there and is self-seeding, so if anyone wants me to send them a few little ones send me a PM.

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Crown Prince squash???

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ID please

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Under-gardener Award

Sometimes they really deserve a pat on the back 
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