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Latest posts by Dovefromabove

not water mint

Posted: 16/09/2015 at 20:18

You need to rig up a sort of bog garden for it Nut

not water mint

Posted: 16/09/2015 at 20:10

This site says it's invasive

but that all depends on the space you've got doesn't it?  And you've got loadsa space

Wont go without a fight....

Posted: 16/09/2015 at 15:51

Now you're talking!!!  But my current long summer drink is Campari and Soda

Sambucus Nigra

Posted: 16/09/2015 at 15:37

Yes, black aphids - I would do as Norfolkdumpling suggests. 

Cercidiphyllum japonicum, - can it be hard pruned?

Posted: 16/09/2015 at 14:12

This sounds interesting Snoodle - they say it can be supplied as a coppiced multi-stemmed plant.


Posted: 16/09/2015 at 10:06

Glad you've got a doc you can talk to Pat - it's so important.  Hope you're feeling much better by the time we get back from the land of the pasty

Right, just one more coffee then I'm off to get a new satnav - I'll try to get a Garmin like the last one so I don't have to acclimatise myself

Forum trip to Kathy Brown's garden near Bedford

Posted: 16/09/2015 at 10:02

Lined up by the front door ready to pack along with the sou'westers!

Wont go without a fight....

Posted: 16/09/2015 at 08:46


Oooh, we love a jug of Pimms on a sunny afternoon Pat



potatoes main crop harvesting..

Posted: 16/09/2015 at 08:43

That's very odd - I've never come across that  - have you grown King Edwards before?

How did you cook them?  Have you tried baking or roasting, or was it just boiling/steaming?

What lighting conditions does wild garlic like?

Posted: 16/09/2015 at 08:39

Smell is so subjective - I absolutely love the smell of a woodland full of Ramsons and would have absolutely no objection if the garden next door to us was full of it - it's only for a few weeks each year anyway

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Tree Nursery bankrupt - online auction

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Ilex crenata

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Last Post: 21/11/2015 at 18:16

Saying goodbye

Farewell to a friend 
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Last Post: 21/11/2015 at 10:18

It's different in Cornwall

Undisputable proof!!! 
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Last Post: 16/11/2015 at 13:06

A Point of View

Our relationship with Gardening 
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Last Post: 19/10/2015 at 18:48

Autumn colour

Photos of the autumn jewels in our gardens 
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Last Post: 31/10/2015 at 09:46

Geum Totally Tangerine

It's got to be moved ... 
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Last Post: 02/10/2015 at 07:49

Which Cornish Garden to visit in September?

If you could only choose one ........... 
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Last Post: 13/09/2015 at 15:52

Winter container display

Stuck for ideas 
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Last Post: 12/09/2015 at 15:37

Shall we pool our piggy banks?

Or shall we stick with our seed swap? 
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Last Post: 20/08/2015 at 19:53

Oh dear! Is this the beginning of the end?

Shall we have to say goodbye ... 
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Last Post: 20/08/2015 at 08:10

Visit to Bressingham Gardens

Monday 27th July 
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Foxglove 'Illumination Pink'

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Last Post: 22/07/2015 at 12:15

ID please

Can't remember  
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Last Post: 17/07/2015 at 12:44

Flower ID please

Spring flower in Northern Brittany  
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