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Posted: 01/05/2015 at 08:07
Dordogne Damsel wrote (see)........  Shadow looking much more normal thank you. 


Red mulch fabric for strawberries

Posted: 01/05/2015 at 08:06

I've read this article

As to whether or not it works ...

"There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio,

Than are dreamt of in your philosophy." 

Wm Shakespeare - Hamlet

borlotti beans

Posted: 01/05/2015 at 07:59
Katherine W wrote (see)

Here I sow them directly outside... they do like warm soil... there was an old rule of thumb that you sow the beans (outside) when the lilacs are blooming, and I find it answers pretty well

Katherine - where is 'here' ?

Avatar problems

Posted: 01/05/2015 at 07:54

Hi Jules - are you using a pc/laptop or a tablet or phone?  I think it's more straighforward from a pc.

Weeds ?

Posted: 01/05/2015 at 07:53

... or as Bob says, Morning Glory - mine sometimes self-seed.  If they've got the remains of a black/brown seedcase at the base it might be worth potting them on and waiting to see what happens

ID please.

Posted: 01/05/2015 at 07:46

You may well be right - they all look very similar - hard to tell from a photo

FREE Incredicompost.

Posted: 01/05/2015 at 07:32

Thought you'd have learned by now Edd, not to believe a single thing the DM tells you.

Don't like the sound of that - two fag ends!!!   Sounds like the sweepings from around the recycling bins!


Boycott Thomson and morgan

Posted: 01/05/2015 at 07:15

If a company are not honouring GW magazine discounts you should send an email to


Posted: 01/05/2015 at 07:09

Good morning KEF   White rabbits x 3


Posted: 01/05/2015 at 07:04

Morning Hosta and Chicky

Sunday forecast looks wet here but we need some rain - the waterbuts are empty - but Monday doesn't look too bad - might go for a stomp on the beach then fish and chips and ice cream on Cromer pier  

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Visit to Bressingham Gardens

Monday 27th July 
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Last Post: 28/07/2015 at 20:16

Foxglove 'Illumination Pink'

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Last Post: 22/07/2015 at 12:15

ID please

Can't remember  
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Last Post: 17/07/2015 at 12:44

Flower ID please

Spring flower in Northern Brittany  
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Last Post: 10/07/2015 at 06:56

Sisyrinchium striatum

Aunt May 
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Last Post: 05/07/2015 at 10:10

The reason I'm not weeding

And it's not laziness ...  
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Last Post: 07/07/2015 at 09:35

Markings on hosta leaves

What can I do about this pest? 
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Last Post: 03/07/2015 at 12:41

Shock!!! Horror!!!

Whatever next??? 
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Last Post: 25/06/2015 at 19:10


Congratulations to you both ... 
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Last Post: 21/06/2015 at 19:25

ID please - is this Toothwort?

Can anyone confirm 
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Last Post: 15/06/2015 at 15:20

I was going to mow the lawn but ......................

Excuses, excuses, excuses .......... 
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Last Post: 14/06/2015 at 09:15

Hail storms in East Anglia tomorrow/Friday!?!?!?

Weather warning! 
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Last Post: 11/06/2015 at 19:34

Good intentions ...

Things I really must get around to doing ... one day ... 
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Last Post: 14/06/2015 at 09:09

Frost tonight!!!???

Check your local forecast ... 
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Last Post: 09/06/2015 at 10:01

Clematis cuttings

Where shall I put them? 
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Last Post: 07/06/2015 at 17:45
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