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Posted: 14/08/2015 at 14:04

I hung some washing out a while ago when it was all cloudy and fuggy - now the sun's come out

Cherry Tree

Posted: 14/08/2015 at 14:02

Isn't it just


Posted: 14/08/2015 at 13:50

Oooh that'd be lovely with my fishfinger sarnie

ticked for response

Posted: 14/08/2015 at 13:46
jo47 wrote (see)

.... hopefully - little by little - things will be resolved 

Think that's the plan

Plant ID help please.

Posted: 14/08/2015 at 13:44

One of the problems with a Plant ID App is that if it gets the ID wrong, who is going to tell you it's wrong?

However, if I give the wrong answer to someone's query, someone on here will always put me right


Posted: 14/08/2015 at 12:59

I've hung some washing out - weather it will dry or not remains to be seen - it's not raining, but it's not dry either.  I've also picked some more runner beans for supper this evening, and the first portion of Polka raspberries of the season

Cherry Tree

Posted: 14/08/2015 at 11:34

Autumn's coming a bit early - it's been quite a dry year so as Bookertoo says, the trees have produced their fruit, they've nothing more to do until next spring so they're saving their strength.

How to choose and hire a landscape gardener

Posted: 14/08/2015 at 10:56

Go to the library and get Alan Titchmarsh's How to Garden - Garden Design - or get it from Amazon or other booksellers - it's less than a tenner and so very helpful

Water Butt Issues

Posted: 14/08/2015 at 10:29

I take it that it's filled from a down pipe via a diverter kit?  Has the height of the butt been changed or has it been moved, even slightly?

Ideas for David Austin roses

Posted: 14/08/2015 at 10:26

I think that a lot of the DA roses, because they're bred from 'old' type roses, have soft petals - take a look at some of the Hybrid Tea (HT) varieties for firmer petals

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Never Never Not Ever

The plant I won't have in my garden  
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Undisputable proof!!! 
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Last Post: 19/10/2015 at 18:48

Autumn colour

Photos of the autumn jewels in our gardens 
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It's got to be moved ... 
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If you could only choose one ........... 
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Last Post: 13/09/2015 at 15:52

Winter container display

Stuck for ideas 
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Last Post: 12/09/2015 at 15:37

Shall we pool our piggy banks?

Or shall we stick with our seed swap? 
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Last Post: 20/08/2015 at 19:53

Oh dear! Is this the beginning of the end?

Shall we have to say goodbye ... 
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Monday 27th July 
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