Latest posts by Dovefromabove


Posted: 16/07/2014 at 07:19

Morning Bekkie 

I've always found that ants swarm in thundery weather - but maybe that's because we usually get thundery weather when ants swarm 


Posted: 16/07/2014 at 06:50

Snoodle - work is merely the chance to sit down and conserve energy for gardening - nothing more 

rose tree help

Posted: 16/07/2014 at 06:42

You're right Mike - when you zoom in there's definitely more on that label ... 


Posted: 16/07/2014 at 06:38

Morning Snoodle  - it was lovely earlier on - should be very warm later and then the Gardening Gods will water the plants this evening  - we might have to dodge the showers on Saturday 

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

Posted: 16/07/2014 at 06:35

Bumping up just in case anyone else in East Anglia wants to join us 


Posted: 16/07/2014 at 06:24

Good morning Mrs G and any/everyone else   It's another lovely morning 


Posted: 15/07/2014 at 22:07

 Sweet dreams folks - see you in the morning ..............

Rampant Climbing Rose

Posted: 15/07/2014 at 21:42

Have a look at this video iit's one of the best demonstrations I've seen of how to tame a rampant climbing rose and persuade it to be the flower-full beauty that it should be 

Weeds or desired self seed? New border

Posted: 15/07/2014 at 21:34

I've got self-sown foxglove seedlings appearing all over the place at the moment if that's any help  

Annoying viney growth in my lawn

Posted: 15/07/2014 at 21:17

Use a Weed & Feed treatment in the spring - that should sort it out. 

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Recording the weather in your garden

Do you? 
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Last Post: 28/09/2014 at 14:37

Gardener's World discussed on Points of View

Complaints about change of time and cancellations 
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Last Post: 26/09/2014 at 06:36

Trip to Cambridge University Botanical Garden 11th October

All welcome ............who's coming? 
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Last Post: Today at 10:39

If you're buying big pots ....

Beware of being offered stolen property 
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Last Post: 20/09/2014 at 10:10

Grafting fruit trees

An art and a science 
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Last Post: 16/09/2014 at 21:38


Reporting the Spanish slugs 
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Last Post: 07/09/2014 at 15:49

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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