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As said last week....No Idea whats going on with Cucumbers

Posted: 29/08/2015 at 18:04

The first pic looks like normal outdoor cucumbers - some varieties have prickly skins and are sometimes a bit chunky.   They often have a better flavour than the smooth-skinned ones.

What weed is this?

Posted: 29/08/2015 at 17:46

It's one of the few plants I've seen get the better of ground elder - or at least disguise it

As said last week....No Idea whats going on with Cucumbers

Posted: 29/08/2015 at 17:45

What variety are they?


Posted: 29/08/2015 at 17:20
KEF wrote (see)

I've lost the plot on this thread 

I think Verdun lost the plot first ...................

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 29/08/2015 at 17:18

I've deadheaded and picked flowers, tomatoes and runner beans


Oh!  and watered tubs

stage horn

Posted: 29/08/2015 at 17:14

Beautiful elegant trees - just don't prune it or even knock any branches off - it will send up loads of suckers.

As jo says, have a look here


Posted: 29/08/2015 at 17:06

In this link the flowers are described as sterile

What chilli plants it this?

Posted: 29/08/2015 at 17:00

It does look to me like a Jalapeno - but that's a very uninformed guess - I'm more used to eating them, I've never grown them.

Can You Identify this Bird?

Posted: 29/08/2015 at 16:57

Some (not all) landowners put pressure on the gamekeepers - they don't need to 'give instructions'.

What chilli plants it this?

Posted: 29/08/2015 at 16:55

It works for me

try this


Sorry, not a chilli ID expert - hopefully someone will know

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Shall we pool our piggy banks?

Or shall we stick with our seed swap? 
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Oh dear! Is this the beginning of the end?

Shall we have to say goodbye ... 
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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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