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HELLO FORKERS! September Edition

Posted: 06/09/2016 at 12:45

Oh poo!  How annoying ((hugs)) 


Posted: 06/09/2016 at 11:31

Remember how I brought my 8 ft amelanchier back for the GC ,,, on the back seat of the car with the top down and niece hanging on to it for dear life 


Posted: 06/09/2016 at 10:04

Maybe Panda had best just take a wheelbarrow then Fairy - don't want him/her spending all their gardening fund in one go ... we like to get involved with helping 

Scented geraniums cuttings

Posted: 06/09/2016 at 09:32

Cutting just above a leaf joint when taking the cutting off the plant means that you don't leave a snaggy bit to die off on the plant.

Then, on the cutting, you cut across as Verdun has said, just below a leaf node.  

This will cut off a spare bit of stem which you discard.  

Runner Bean Trench

Posted: 06/09/2016 at 08:28

Eaten?  How?  Holes nibbled in them, or whole beans gone?  

If some of the vines are dying, are they getting enough water?  Here in East Anglia we've had a very dry couple of months.  


Posted: 06/09/2016 at 07:43

I agree - I can't see anything that looks like JKW in any of those photos. 

HELLO FORKERS! September Edition

Posted: 06/09/2016 at 07:35

Hope they've got dressing gowns DD     

Worries & troubles that affect Forum friends - part 2

Posted: 06/09/2016 at 07:31

That's good to hear DD 

It's good to hear that you're on the mend too Frank 

HELLO FORKERS! September Edition

Posted: 06/09/2016 at 07:10

Good morning Chicky  and the rest of you as you arrive 

I'm starting off my day with a 

It's warm out there, nearly 19C, but there's a sort of misty dampness in the air - a real autumn feel - but the grass is still the colour of cardboard 

HELLO FORKERS! September Edition

Posted: 05/09/2016 at 20:24

Glad you had a good day BL 

I once had the memorable experience of being one of the escorts for a group of LD teenagers on the steam train from Sheringham - a great time was had by all ... escorts included 

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