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Caretaker couple- Italy

Posted: 04/08/2014 at 19:33

The person who would know how to do it all would be Italophile, but he's got his own place in Italy already 

GWF Day Out: The Beth Chatto Gardens, Colchester: Sunday 10 Aug

Posted: 04/08/2014 at 19:31

The earlier the better for me 

Upside down pics

Posted: 04/08/2014 at 15:59

Just thought I'd say that it turns the right way up when I click on it, but I suppose that may be down to the software on my laptop 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 04/08/2014 at 15:58

The way undertakers and crematoria are booked up these days, they'd have been lucky to get one arranged inside a fortnight Fidget  

Potato plants dying - whats happening?

Posted: 04/08/2014 at 15:18

Picasso are a very early maturing maincrop potato - could they be ready to harvest?

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 04/08/2014 at 14:47

Hello folks - niece collected and fed - now she and OH are in the studio making a piece of collaborative art.  

When she arrived there were frogs hopping about all over the lawn in the bright sunshine - we spotted at least six !  Don't know if Hissing Sid had been about again and that's why they were so active on the lawn, but things have calmed down now and all but one are happily sunbathing amongst the pond weeds.  The one that isn't tried to catch a wasp and we watched him spit it out - the wasp crawled away and the frog sat in the pond looking a bit disgruntled - then suddenly he leapt out of the pond and across the lawn, presumably in search of something else for lunch. 

Sorry to hear of poorly gardeners and baby with delicate digestive system and hope all is well for everyone very soon ((hugs))

Fidget - that sounds marvellous   We shall expect marvellous photos when you get back. 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 04/08/2014 at 10:11

Bekkie, probably a bit late now but OH says the Alpro Almond Milk is too sweet for tea. 

Just off to fetch niece - wish us luck!!!

snapdragons

Posted: 04/08/2014 at 08:04

Yes ................ but there were lots of pests that over- wintered too - many more slugs and aphids than usual for lots of people. 

There's a lot to be said for a proper cold snap 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 04/08/2014 at 08:02
KEF wrote (see)

Happy bank holiday to our Scottish friends.

Only seen one dark cloud this morning and I'll be ignoring it.

Have a good day Panda 

Clari 

More coffee anyone? 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/54717.jpg?width=375&height=350&mode=max

 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 04/08/2014 at 07:39

Good morning all 

It was bright earlier but overcast now - however forecast is good so I shall ignore clouds 

Yvie, hope you get your arm sorted - hate things that stop me doing things! 

Hope all goes well at the salt mines folks 

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Hallowe'en Howlers

A seasonal joke thread 
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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: Today at 08:16

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

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: 14/10/2014 at 10:46

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

Slugwatch

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
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