Dovefromabove


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Should I accept this?

Posted: 14/02/2016 at 08:11

aym280 - I hope you've got lots of patience - wisteria grown from seed is likely to take 15 years or more to flower.  If you want flowers sooner than that you need a grafted plant - that's why they're more expensive.

If you want inexpensive seed take a look at the seedswap thread on here

 

HELLO FORKERS! part two

Posted: 14/02/2016 at 06:59

Good morning all   G'day Pat

Slightly disturbed night and weird dreams!  OH says that too much chilli and seasalt peanut brittle just before bedtime is to blame ... he's probably right (he usually is but don't tell him).

We don't go overboard with the Valentine's day thing, but I have decorated his place at the breakfast table with chocolate hearts

HELLO FORKERS! part two

Posted: 13/02/2016 at 20:28

Bless her, she told them she liked cookery lessons at school (where all she'd done was some assisted stirring of cold mixtures, and spreading butter on bread etc ) so they told her she could seek work in a restaurant kitchen - can you imagine the health and safety risks??????????????????

HELLO FORKERS! part two

Posted: 13/02/2016 at 20:21

Hosta, a young friend of mine with severe cerebral palsy, uncontrolled movements, wheelchair user, uncontrolled severe epilepsy and learning disabilities was found fit to work using that test  fortunately she won on appeal! 

Hosta, Saturday night is for watching DVDs - here it's a box set of M*A*S*H 

Garden Pictures 2016

Posted: 13/02/2016 at 16:11


 My snowdrops, planted last year - a combination of birthday present from OH, and a couple of generous gifts from friends.

Might Atom is right in front of the Hellebore Mrs Betty Ranicar.

Hedgehog Help

Posted: 13/02/2016 at 15:54

Done

Welcome to tools and techniques

Posted: 13/02/2016 at 15:52

Hi Emerion

A couple of years ago I bought a TFA Digital Roofed Thermometer from Amazon - think I paid around £19 ish.  It's been in the shade on a north facing wall in the garden since I bought it and it's been totally reliable - I'm pleased with it.

Hope that helps. 

 

HELLO FORKERS! part two

Posted: 13/02/2016 at 15:37

Lyn, hope he's feeling better very soon and that you all have a better night tonight ((hugs))

HELLO FORKERS! part two

Posted: 13/02/2016 at 15:29

Sleep tight Pat

HELLO FORKERS! part two

Posted: 13/02/2016 at 13:39

Yay!  look at those snowdrops Wonky!

As you can imagine folks, Wonky and I have had quite a phone conversation this morning!!!

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Such a handsome chap

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ID please

 
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Whoops! I've done it again ......

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The garden will be lovely but my hands will be sore and chapped 
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East Anglian Bluebell Expedition

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Songs for Valentine's Day

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