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Posted: 28/07/2015 at 07:35

Good morning all

Wet here at the moment, but brightening in the west - we may have a visitor for a few days later in the week, but we're not sure yet ... she's 13 and has yet to make up her mind whether she wants to visit her uncle and aunt or stay home and plague her mum a bit more!

Gardening quiz.

Posted: 28/07/2015 at 07:25
nutcutlet wrote (see)

How about the aster, 'Little Carlow'

Nut has it!  

Yesterday morning, in answer to a question I posed on Hello Forkers, ....

Verdun wrote (see)
Hello forkers.
Overcast and mizzly here. Cooler. Sun forecast later
Check out Little Carlow Dove......have fun at Bressingham
Dovefromabove wrote (see)

You said it

Doomed I tell you.......

Posted: 28/07/2015 at 07:19

I shall take the tomato plants to bed with me ...... there is no alternative ....

Gardening quiz.

Posted: 27/07/2015 at 21:53

Going up the wooden hill to Bedfordshire now ........ you've got all night to think about it

people moving into an area and paving over the front garden

Posted: 27/07/2015 at 21:50

But that's very subjective - not everyone has the same tastes and preferences.

It gives the impression that everyone else's garden should conform to your taste and not that of the owner of the land

Gardening quiz.

Posted: 27/07/2015 at 21:45

You said it


Posted: 27/07/2015 at 21:40

Hosta - as someone who has had 'a knee' for quite a few years now - look after it!!!  I didn't look after mine

Lyn, doesn't anyone go ferreting around your way?  that's the best way to deal with them

Gardening quiz.

Posted: 27/07/2015 at 21:33

Barking up the wrong tree there Verdun (and that's not a clue)

Black fly on corn?

Posted: 27/07/2015 at 21:27

If you can't get at them all with your fingers, a clean dry paintbrush will do the job

Gardening quiz.

Posted: 27/07/2015 at 21:26

Not right Verdun ......... but you of all people should get this one ...

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Visit to Bressingham Gardens

Monday 27th July 
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Foxglove 'Illumination Pink'

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Last Post: 22/07/2015 at 12:15

ID please

Can't remember  
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Last Post: 17/07/2015 at 12:44

Flower ID please

Spring flower in Northern Brittany  
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Last Post: 10/07/2015 at 06:56

Sisyrinchium striatum

Aunt May 
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Last Post: 05/07/2015 at 10:10

The reason I'm not weeding

And it's not laziness ...  
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Last Post: 07/07/2015 at 09:35

Markings on hosta leaves

What can I do about this pest? 
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Last Post: 03/07/2015 at 12:41

Shock!!! Horror!!!

Whatever next??? 
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Last Post: 25/06/2015 at 19:10


Congratulations to you both ... 
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Last Post: 21/06/2015 at 19:25

ID please - is this Toothwort?

Can anyone confirm 
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Last Post: 15/06/2015 at 15:20

I was going to mow the lawn but ......................

Excuses, excuses, excuses .......... 
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Last Post: 14/06/2015 at 09:15

Hail storms in East Anglia tomorrow/Friday!?!?!?

Weather warning! 
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Last Post: 11/06/2015 at 19:34

Good intentions ...

Things I really must get around to doing ... one day ... 
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Last Post: 14/06/2015 at 09:09

Frost tonight!!!???

Check your local forecast ... 
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Last Post: 09/06/2015 at 10:01

Clematis cuttings

Where shall I put them? 
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