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Pink Climbing Rose, not what I thought it was!

Posted: 24/07/2014 at 17:47

The colour reminds me of Mme Caroline Testout  but colour on the internet isn't reliable and there are so many other factors, bud and petal shape and number, leaves, etc etc etc 

Growing Sweet Peas

Posted: 24/07/2014 at 17:08

Just picked these for you David 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/53683.jpg?width=256&height=350&mode=max

 I love the streaky ones - they're from a mixed pack so no idea which they are, but they're so pretty 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/53684.jpg?width=256&height=350&mode=max

 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 24/07/2014 at 16:53

  Good luck 

Half dead plum tree

Posted: 24/07/2014 at 16:45

Hi Passionate - hopefully this will tell you what you need to know  http://www.rhs.org.uk/advice/profile?PID=86 

GWF Day Out: The Beth Chatto Gardens, Colchester: Sunday 10 Aug

Posted: 24/07/2014 at 16:40

I've a vague recollection (and I may be mistaken) of hearing it serialised on Radio 4 many many years ago, but I've never read it.  One for the list .... 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 24/07/2014 at 16:20

Here you are Muddyfork - two suggestions both from experienced jam makers here http://www.wildfood.info/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=12046&p=307999#p307999 

Hope that helps 

alpines type wot to do please

Posted: 24/07/2014 at 16:17

Get that sempervivum up there Alan - you don't want lightening to strike twice do you? 

 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 24/07/2014 at 14:53

Muddyfork - I've posted a query on here http://www.wildfood.info/index.php but there's not many people about at the moment - it may be a little while before I get an answer 

Roasting

Posted: 24/07/2014 at 14:51

A tall glass of Elderflower cordial with iced fizzy water ...................... luscious 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 24/07/2014 at 14:47

Hi Muddyfork   I did that once - I used Jam Sugar which has added pectin rather than Preserving Sugar.  Blackcurrants are really high in pectin.  

I'm not an expert Jam maker but I'll ask someone who is ..........

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

John Innes Compost

All your questions answered 
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Amazing amateur wildlife photos

Russian foxes in the Arctic Circle 
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Last Post: 21/11/2014 at 13:33

Hallowe'en Howlers

A seasonal joke thread 
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Tree of the Year

Some wonderful photographs of wonderful trees 
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Last Post: 29/10/2014 at 08:07

Hallowe'en Party 31 Oct in The Log Cabin, Verdun's Garden

All welcome ............who's coming? 
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Last Post: 02/11/2014 at 21:56

It's a mystery ....

Can you name this plant? 
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Last Post: 26/10/2014 at 19:27

Bargain Roses

For a limited time only 
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Last Post: 19/10/2014 at 10:57

Prepare for a heatwave!!!

It's not winter yet ....... 
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Last Post: 14/10/2014 at 11:25

Recording the weather in your garden

Do you? 
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Last Post: 28/09/2014 at 14:37

Gardener's World discussed on Points of View

Complaints about change of time and cancellations 
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Last Post: 26/09/2014 at 06:36

Trip to Cambridge University Botanical Garden 11th October

All welcome ............who's coming? 
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Last Post: 14/10/2014 at 10:46

If you're buying big pots ....

Beware of being offered stolen property 
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Last Post: 20/09/2014 at 10:10

Grafting fruit trees

An art and a science 
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Last Post: 16/09/2014 at 21:38

Slugwatch

Reporting the Spanish slugs 
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Last Post: 07/09/2014 at 15:49

Crown Prince squash???

What do you think?  
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Last Post: 20/08/2014 at 06:41
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