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HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 11/06/2014 at 15:33

OH usually does the lawns here too - but he's covering a colleague's shifts as well as his own as she's off sick and the boss is away on her hols, so I thought I'd shorten his To Do List a bit.  I quite like doing it really, at least you can see where you've been and, like ir*ning, it's nice when you've finished 

Plant ID please

Posted: 11/06/2014 at 15:30

Never grown one myself - think they like more sun than I've got here - I think they're quite tough - someone will come along who's done it I'm sure .........

Clematis & Sollya heterophylla

Posted: 11/06/2014 at 15:29

I think they'd both need their own space - clematis are hungry  feeders and also need plenty of water if they're in a container. 

I've not grown it myself but from what I read Sollya heterophylla is also a hungry feeder  - I think it would have to be a very large container indeed that could provide both with what they need. 

I can see the attraction of planting them close by - they will look very pretty together. 

A couple of rose questions

Posted: 11/06/2014 at 14:56

Aha, but the advantage of being a gardener is that if you keep ignoring a rose it'll reach out and grab you as you walk past 

BARNSDALE GARDEN TRIP.

Posted: 11/06/2014 at 14:49

I'll have to have a diet one - don't like full fat. 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 11/06/2014 at 14:48

I've done one lawn - glass of cold water then the other one to do.

Is anyone else finding that sometimes photos won't enlarge when you click on them?

I clicked on one this morning and it enlarged and then 5 mins later it wouldn't enlarge.

Daniel is getting the techies to look at it, but has asked if anyone else is having the same problem.

BARNSDALE GARDEN TRIP.

Posted: 11/06/2014 at 14:37

Sounds fine to me  ............... but I'm driving 

Roses

Posted: 11/06/2014 at 14:36

Looking forward to seeing the pics.  

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If it doesn't work let us know 

climbing rose problem

Posted: 11/06/2014 at 14:34

Plant ID please

Posted: 11/06/2014 at 14:33

That is a yucca flower - think I can just see it's leaves peeping up in the bottom right hand corner 

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Please put out a shallow dish of water!

Small mammals are not enjoying the heatwave 
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Brown patch on lawn

Yet another cause of brown patches on lawn identified 
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DIFFICULTIES POSTING?

How to get around the current problem .... 
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Visit to the Old Vicarage Gardens, East Ruston, Norfolk. 19/07/14

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A perennial for a shady, long and very narrow border

Suggestions welcome 
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Caterpillar ID

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ID please

Does anyone recognise this? 
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Slug Pubs - research opportunity

Which beer is best? 
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Plant in need of ID

Does anyone recognise this? 
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Hazels looking for a home

Free plants for Norfolk/North Suffolk gardeners 
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Under-gardener Award

Sometimes they really deserve a pat on the back 
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Visit to Bressingham Gardens Tuesday 20th May

Yes, that soon!!! 
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World Naked Gardening Day

Did you participate? 
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Decision of the day

..... if you're in a quandary, big or small, why not share it ......... 
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All right .... own up .... which ones of you do this?

Result of RHS Survey 
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