Latest posts by Dovefromabove

Hello Forkers ... September edition

Posted: 23/09/2017 at 13:01

Pat ,,, whichever country we're in, we owe so much to the emergency services who give so much to keep us safe ... full-time, part-time and volunteers 

God and Lawn Care

Posted: 23/09/2017 at 12:48

and some Lithuanian advertising as well .... reported. 

Dead grass

Posted: 23/09/2017 at 11:07

Maybe a visiting vixen ... 

Or do you have the occasional visitor who brings a dog which uses the garden ... just occasionally ... 

Hello Forkers ... September edition

Posted: 23/09/2017 at 10:56

Tea towels and pinnies are all that needs washing today ... they're having a proper hottish wash.  Kitchen and bathroom drains have had the soda and hot water treatment and the house is tidy ... I'd better write that shopping list ........... 

Hello Forkers ... September edition

Posted: 23/09/2017 at 09:54

Hosta ... you're just asking for it .... aren't you? 

Jelly invasion...!

Posted: 23/09/2017 at 09:24

Think both courses of action might be needed for you down there in the West Country Hosta 

Jam jar rooting

Posted: 23/09/2017 at 09:23

VB ... are we talking Verbena bonariensis?  It's a hardy perennial.  

I'd pot up rooted cuttings in a free-draining compost and overwinter them in a cold frame/cold greenhouse or similar.  

Jelly invasion...!

Posted: 23/09/2017 at 09:20

I think the answer is to improve the drainage 

Hello Forkers ... September edition

Posted: 23/09/2017 at 06:53

What an idiot lighting a fire on a day like that Pat   It's a good job your OH and his mates know what theyre doing. 

Lovely to see your skinks again 

Hello Forkers ... September edition

Posted: 23/09/2017 at 06:18

G'day Pat   Good morning to the rest of you when you arrive 

A calm morning - still quite dark - a crow is cawing from the oaks around the quarry and the robin in the garden is trilling away ...

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

New Year's Day Flower Count 2018

What's flowering in your garden at New Year? 
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Last Post: 09/01/2018 at 23:09

Merry Christmas to all

Let's join together to spread peace and goodwill ....... 
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Last Post: 25/12/2017 at 10:47

Hello Forkers in December

A friendly place for everyone to say hello and chat about all sorts of stuff ... 
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Last Post: 31/12/2017 at 23:51

RIP Ric Staines ... East Anglian gardening legend

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Last Post: 20/11/2017 at 16:31

Reasons to be cheerful

A thread of things to make us smile when the going gets tough ...  
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Last Post: 08/11/2017 at 18:04

Fruit ID please

Picked in Spain 
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Last Post: 23/10/2017 at 15:51

Seeking blueberry advice

Just starting out ... choosing varieties  
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Last Post: 25/09/2017 at 21:13

Photos from Whipsnade Zoo

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Last Post: 16/09/2017 at 17:48

The Virtual Café

Tried and tested recipes to use up a glut and fill the pantry shelves 
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Last Post: 22/08/2017 at 17:16

A new snake in the UK!!!

Now there are four ........... 
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Last Post: 07/08/2017 at 22:38

Please ID my mystery plant

I don't recognise this ...  
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Last Post: 03/08/2017 at 14:55

Hello Forkers ... August edition

A friendly place of frolics and conversation where everyone is welcome to join in to chat and procrastinate to their heart's content...  
Replies: 1913    Views: 55041
Last Post: 31/08/2017 at 23:47

Harvest 2017

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Last Post: 10/12/2017 at 21:06

Two shrubs need a name please

Saved from the skip ... but what are they? 
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Last Post: 16/07/2017 at 16:16

Hello Forkers ... July Edition

A friendly place of frolics and chat where everyone is welcome to pass the time and procrastinate to their hearts' content ... 
Replies: 1955    Views: 55846
Last Post: 01/08/2017 at 05:26
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