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Latest posts by Dovefromabove

Animal monitoring device

Posted: 25/10/2014 at 08:38

Done

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 25/10/2014 at 08:24

Morning KEF and Verdun - we've got sunshine

Arty question

Posted: 25/10/2014 at 07:02

Yes Escher was Dutch

Walter Ehrenstein was a psychologist - he's best known for studying how optical illusions work

Sweet William seedlings

Posted: 25/10/2014 at 06:55

Plant them deep (as you would any other brassica) and just pinch out the tips - I know they look leggy now but they will bush out.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 25/10/2014 at 06:41

Good morning all

You'll need a brolly Fidget!  Have a good journey.

Panda - congratulations!

Seed Pod

Posted: 24/10/2014 at 20:38

That's cardoon (a bit like artichoke)  Teasles are the very prickly ones that were used to comb wool before spinning in the olden days when Frank was a lad

You can also make hedgehogs out of them

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/62628.jpg?width=921&height=350&mode=max

 Hefty's friends and relations

Seed Pod

Posted: 24/10/2014 at 20:22

KEF - a thornapple/Datura is a type of Brugmansia

Arty question

Posted: 24/10/2014 at 20:20

Snap Yvie

Arty question

Posted: 24/10/2014 at 20:19

M C Escher http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/M._C._Escher

Philadelphus Advice

Posted: 24/10/2014 at 18:58

That's ok Verdun - the reason I said to start this winter was just to speed things up a bit, and doing it bit by bit means that Mr BB won't have to go without any blooms at all for a whole year.

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Winterwatch BBC2

Starts this evening 9.00pm 
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Last Post: 19/01/2015 at 22:27

Galanthophiles

Please help me choose 
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Last Post: 09/01/2015 at 17:02

Trees and their relationships

Interesting info about fungi, microrhyzal organisms and trees 
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Last Post: 05/01/2015 at 18:01

New Year Gardening Resolutions

What do you really mean to do differently in 2015? 
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Last Post: 01/01/2015 at 18:00

Formatting Problems

There's a rogue thread 
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Last Post: 11/12/2014 at 16:47

Christmas lights in the garden

Already! 
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Last Post: 24/12/2014 at 21:51

John Innes Compost

All your questions answered 
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Last Post: 24/11/2014 at 07:52

Amazing amateur wildlife photos

Russian foxes in the Arctic Circle 
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Last Post: 15/12/2014 at 00:00

Hallowe'en Howlers

A seasonal joke thread 
Replies: 30    Views: 662
Last Post: 02/11/2014 at 10:04

Tree of the Year

Some wonderful photographs of wonderful trees 
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Last Post: 29/10/2014 at 08:07

Hallowe'en Party 31 Oct in The Log Cabin, Verdun's Garden

All welcome ............who's coming? 
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Last Post: 02/11/2014 at 21:56

It's a mystery ....

Can you name this plant? 
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Last Post: 26/10/2014 at 19:27

Bargain Roses

For a limited time only 
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Last Post: 19/10/2014 at 10:57

Prepare for a heatwave!!!

It's not winter yet ....... 
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Last Post: 14/10/2014 at 11:25

Recording the weather in your garden

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