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Proud Father

Posted: 03/02/2014 at 08:14

It's good to share .......... James, give our congratulations and best wishes to your son and tell him we've said he should be very proud of himself 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 03/02/2014 at 08:03

Good morning all - well done in zapping that spammer Fg - what on earth was that about 

Chicky, I love that witch hazel - and also the vase - that'd look very good in here    Must get son to keep an eye out for one like that when he's doing the auction round. 

 

Managing a laurel hedge around a boundary wall

Posted: 02/02/2014 at 20:19

Tsk tsk - someone forgot to credit the original work 

http://www.ehow.co.uk/how_12270044_make-cherry-laurel-shrub-bushier.html

There we are 

Snowdrop Walk - East Anglia

Posted: 02/02/2014 at 20:03

I'm planning on taking my walking boots - hopefully they should be enough 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 02/02/2014 at 19:57

Just had a call from my son offering me a trip down to Cornwall and back Tuesday/Wednesday - just a bit too short notice as I've got some other stuff on 

Sitting here stuffed with roast pork and Yorkshire puddings - OH is washing up 

YORKSHIRE PUDDING … .. …… .

Posted: 02/02/2014 at 19:52

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/36921.jpg?width=213&height=159&mode=max

 Yum 

Log pile

Posted: 02/02/2014 at 18:36

What sort of risk are they thinking of - children climbing on logs which roll?  Well, they shouldn't be doing that because they should be leaving it quiet for the bugs and beasts.

Can't really think of anything else - I grew up playing in fields, ditches woods and barns and I still have four limbs and my head and various other bits and pieces.

You might find some help from the people here wildaboutbritain co uk 

and here

http://www.norfolkwildlifetrust.org.uk/Documents/Wildlife-Leaflets/NC_deadwood_leaflet.pdf

 Oh, can't make the second one do a direct link but if you highlight it you can ask Google to search for it 

 

 

Cutting back Pelargoniums

Posted: 02/02/2014 at 18:02

My daughter in law, living on the Suffolk coast, has pelargoniums in flower  this weekend in tubs in her front garden!

When is the best time to prune Group 3 clematis?

Posted: 02/02/2014 at 18:01

Hi Chicky   this may be of help 

http://www.gardenersworld.com/forum/plants/confused-by-my-group-3-clematis/234593.html

splitting rhubarb

Posted: 02/02/2014 at 17:37

Well, there was an old chap who lived in our village who always peed on his rhubarb (according to his neighbours) - think it was nearer than going to the privy down the garden, but I don't think it's compulsory 

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Planning planting combinations

Your suggestions? 
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Courgettes - when dare I ............... ?

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Snowdrops in the green - offer

plant offer in the Guardian 
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Using water from flat roof

Is it ok for veg patch? 
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Pingles - old country name for ???

Does anyone remember .... 
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The first one I've seen this year - 2014

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New gardening prog on Radio 4 Extra

Starting this Saturday 
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Pressure washer for terrace - time to buy

Any tips, recommendations or ones to avoid please 
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Snowdrop Walk - East Anglia

Is anyone interested in meeting up for a visit? 
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New Year's Day 2014 Flower Count

A reason to get out there in the fresh air and count anything that's flowering .... 
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What is this ornamental tree please?

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A Holly Orchard

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Happy Endings

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Alcofrolic fruits for Christmas

Probably a little late for this year but .... 
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Growing Mushrooms

Has anyone done it on purpose? 
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