Dovefromabove


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Hello Forkers January 2017 Edition

Posted: 08/01/2017 at 09:46

ordered to remain on sofa  But I've just been watching a small flock of long tailed tits on the feeders not six feet from our front window 

wild primroses

Posted: 08/01/2017 at 08:34

My native primroses came from a packet of bought dried seed - they took a while to germinate but I've got several nice clumps now. 

Hello Forkers January 2017 Edition

Posted: 08/01/2017 at 06:56

Morning all  They're lovely Pat 


Coughin and sneezing like a good 'un here - I'm going back to bed ... See you later ...

Hello Forkers January 2017 Edition

Posted: 07/01/2017 at 22:13

OH's college landlady was one of the Bletchley Park 'girls'. an impressive woman  


Turning in now - sweet dreams folks 

Plant identification

Posted: 07/01/2017 at 22:05

Leave it as it is for now - when it is flowering post a photo on here and we'll be able to advise you re pruning. 


Welcome to the forum 

Encouraging more root growth

Posted: 07/01/2017 at 16:47

Good suggestion Bob - you could mix horticultural grit or perlite with the JI No 1 at a ratio of one part grit to  parts compost. 

Encouraging more root growth

Posted: 07/01/2017 at 16:38

I would pot on geranium cuttings into John Innes No 1 loam-based conpost which will promote growth.


http://www.thecompostshop.co.uk/john-innes-compost


Hope that helps

Last edited: 07 January 2017 16:39:21

Coal and wood ash

Posted: 07/01/2017 at 16:35

It obviously had ill effects on the Leaf Miners    I wouldn't use it on the fruit or veg patch in case it did the same to me as it did to them

Encouraging more root growth

Posted: 07/01/2017 at 16:29

What sort of compost are you using to pot on into?

Hello Forkers January 2017 Edition

Posted: 07/01/2017 at 15:56

Thanks Obelixx .......... I'll try that ........

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

A wind-up/solar powered radio

Ideal for greenhouse or potting shed 
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Butterflies 2017

Which ones have you seen? 
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Snowdrop Walk - Anglesey Abbey

Anyone up for it? 
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Another ID please

 
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ID this flowering tree please

 
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Hello Forkers - February 2017 Edition

A friendly place where everyone is welcome to chat about all sorts of things ... 
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When dreams come true ...

 
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Hello Forkers January 2017 Edition

A friendly place where everyone is welcome to chat about all sorts of things  
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New Year's Day 2017 Flower Count

What is blooming in your garden? 
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RIP Rick Parfitt

 
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Stolen wheelbarrow in Cornwall

 
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Brrrrrrrrrrr! Cold night ahead

Temperatures are going to drop like a stone 
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Loose brick

Do you have an easy DIY solution? 
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The things gardeners get up to!

 
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Muscari parviflorum

Does anyone know this plant? 
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