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Latest posts by Dovefromabove

what to do about offers that dont offer

Posted: 06/07/2014 at 08:31

If the magic doesn't work try sending an email to 


Posted: 06/07/2014 at 08:29

Sounds like everyone's got a busy day ahead - good luck folks!

Think I'll just potter in the garden, watch the tennis and cook supper 

Lackluster lavender

Posted: 06/07/2014 at 08:27

Have you checked in the roots for vine weevils?


Posted: 06/07/2014 at 08:19

I'm frequently tempted to keep hens again - when I lived out in High Suffolk I had a smallholding and kept 60+ rare breeds and bantams - love them - but we don't have a great deal of room here - and we do like to go away at short notice from time to time - and very early the other morning the neighbours chickens were very noisy indeed, and then I looked out of our front window and saw a vixen trotting past and taking a backward glance at the neighbour's gateway as she went down the hill ...

Visit to the Old Vicarage Gardens, East Ruston, Norfolk. 19/07/14

Posted: 06/07/2014 at 08:07

Right folks!  We need to firm up the plans! 

Can I suggest that we meet at 1pm in the car park?


Posted: 06/07/2014 at 07:53

Good morning KEF

I suspect Pdoc may be rather busy - didn't he say he was taking care of his mother for the week?  

The neighbour's chickens are announcing loudly the arrival of fresh eggs this morning 


Kale & Beans

Posted: 06/07/2014 at 06:48


Plant names...not Latin or common but those named after people

Posted: 06/07/2014 at 06:44

Graham Thomas has a rose and a honeysuckle bearing his name.  

A great horticulturist with little formal training, his biography is fascinating 

I.D. Required please

Posted: 06/07/2014 at 06:37

how to get rid of wasp nest?

Posted: 06/07/2014 at 06:35

How exciting!  I've never had a swarm of bees 

By the way, I can't take the credit for the link - it was Alan who posted it - but it's a really good link.  I've bookmarked it for future use 

Jayne, let us know how it all goes 

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Crown Prince squash???

What do you think?  
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Last Post: 20/08/2014 at 06:41

Have you seen this rose?

I can't seem to find it .............. 
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Last Post: 19/08/2014 at 06:16

Wasps - such useful creatures

Just some of the ways they help us 
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Last Post: 13/08/2014 at 18:54


To deadhead or not to deadhead - that is the question .... 
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Last Post: 06/08/2014 at 22:45

Please put out a shallow dish of water!

Small mammals are not enjoying the heatwave 
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Last Post: 25/07/2014 at 08:27

Brown patch on lawn

Yet another cause of brown patches on lawn identified 
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Last Post: 20/07/2014 at 14:46


How to get around the current problem .... 
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Last Post: 23/07/2014 at 22:02

Visit to the Old Vicarage Gardens, East Ruston, Norfolk. 19/07/14

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Last Post: 22/07/2014 at 08:23

A perennial for a shady, long and very narrow border

Suggestions welcome 
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Last Post: 05/06/2014 at 21:07

Caterpillar ID

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Last Post: 04/06/2014 at 17:27

ID please

Does anyone recognise this? 
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Last Post: 03/06/2014 at 14:09

Slug Pubs - research opportunity

Which beer is best? 
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Last Post: 02/06/2014 at 16:54

Plant in need of ID

Does anyone recognise this? 
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Last Post: 24/07/2014 at 11:28

Hazels looking for a home

Free plants for Norfolk/North Suffolk gardeners 
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Last Post: 22/05/2014 at 15:26

Under-gardener Award

Sometimes they really deserve a pat on the back 
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Last Post: 19/05/2014 at 22:02
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