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Dead snails

Posted: 15/06/2014 at 19:15

I can remember hearing that glow worms eat snails - but I don't think they make holes in the shell 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 15/06/2014 at 19:10

Scoggin  http://www.cottagesmallholder.com/raspberry-vodka-recipe-362/ 

KEF  ((hugs))

Chicky - we love Christopher Lloyd  loved visiting Gt Dixter.  Must go again 

BARNSDALE GARDEN TRIP.

Posted: 15/06/2014 at 17:54
fidgetbones wrote (see)

You dont have to bring anything to swap. I've got far too much stuff to go in my garden, I'm just looking for homes for them.

Does no one want this beautys offspring?

https://www.flickr.com/photos/90472960@N08/9022008449/

 

Oooh yes please Fidget 

 

nutcutlet wrote (see)

And what about my Daphne tangutica? do you want that BB. It's only a baby with no one to give it a home

Oooh yes please Nut 

How often do you buy seeds and it's NOT what the packet said?

Posted: 15/06/2014 at 17:00

Has to be the compost then BB - at least it was a plant seed and not a lump of wood, glass or worse that others seem to be finding in their compost these days 

How often do you buy seeds and it's NOT what the packet said?

Posted: 15/06/2014 at 16:48

I'm pretty certain that it will have been in the compost, or somehow it blew, drifted or was carried to your seed tray! 

Spring bulbs lifted from pots

Posted: 15/06/2014 at 16:44

Yes, absolutely fine to plant them in the borders - I usually let them dry off in the mini greenhouse and plant them in the garden in the autumn. 

Alcofrolic fruits for Christmas

Posted: 15/06/2014 at 16:29

Just thought I'd remind us of all the possibilities for fruit this summer .............. 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 15/06/2014 at 16:28

Have both KEF  - what about a Rosé Float 

Buy the way, fruit growers, don't forget to make some Raspberry Vodka this summer - virtually medicinal when drizzled over ice cream 

How often do you buy seeds and it's NOT what the packet said?

Posted: 15/06/2014 at 16:25

I think it's unlikely that seeds of poisonous ornamentals would be packed in the same  processing plant as seeds of vegetables.  

Someone, somewhere will have done a risk assessment 

Honeysuckle not flowering

Posted: 15/06/2014 at 16:22

I agree with Dave - sometimes plants by a fence can be in a 'rain shadow' and although there is rain, not enough of it falls close to the fence. 

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Crown Prince squash???

What do you think?  
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Have you seen this rose?

I can't seem to find it .............. 
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Wasps - such useful creatures

Just some of the ways they help us 
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Last Post: 13/08/2014 at 18:54

Achillea

To deadhead or not to deadhead - that is the question .... 
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Last Post: 06/08/2014 at 22:45

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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Last Post: 20/07/2014 at 14:46

DIFFICULTIES POSTING?

How to get around the current problem .... 
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Last Post: 23/07/2014 at 22:02

Visit to the Old Vicarage Gardens, East Ruston, Norfolk. 19/07/14

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Last Post: 22/07/2014 at 08:23

A perennial for a shady, long and very narrow border

Suggestions welcome 
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Last Post: 05/06/2014 at 21:07

Caterpillar ID

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Last Post: 04/06/2014 at 17:27

ID please

Does anyone recognise this? 
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Last Post: 03/06/2014 at 14:09

Slug Pubs - research opportunity

Which beer is best? 
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Last Post: 02/06/2014 at 16:54

Plant in need of ID

Does anyone recognise this? 
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Last Post: 24/07/2014 at 11:28

Hazels looking for a home

Free plants for Norfolk/North Suffolk gardeners 
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Last Post: 22/05/2014 at 15:26

Under-gardener Award

Sometimes they really deserve a pat on the back 
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