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Posted: 02/02/2014 at 16:06

Fairygirl  can you give our bathroom a wave with your wand please?  The builder's going to come some time this year to regrout and redecorate, until then it looks a bit sorry for itself even when we give it a good going over 

Panda, that lot sounds a bargain 

Confused by my group 3 clematis

Posted: 02/02/2014 at 16:03

Cloud8 - have you given yours the book to read?  Show it the right page and use a highlighter pen for the important bits - they're not terribly quick on the uptake you know 

Enjoy the sunshine 

Camera Corner

Posted: 02/02/2014 at 15:31

KEF they're going to be gorgeous in a day or so 

What to do with left over turfs of grass?

Posted: 02/02/2014 at 15:17

I'm going to be lifting some turves for a new bed soon (or rather OH is )  I'm going to put them in the bottom of one of our wooden compost bins,

Snowdrop Walk - East Anglia

Posted: 02/02/2014 at 15:15

Shoz - whereabouts (roughly) in Suffolk Coastal are you?  I used to live in Mid Suffolk, and several members of my family are in Suffolk Coastal - wonderful part of the world 

Snowdrop Walk - East Anglia

Posted: 02/02/2014 at 15:13

Well, I know what Nut and I look like, and so does Nut 

and I'll be arriving with a Panda -  if you can't find me shout DOVE!!! 


Is there an easily recognisable spot we can all aim for to meet at?  It's years since I've been there - Nut, can you think of a spot?


Posted: 02/02/2014 at 13:49

Oooh hello Shoz2 - that sounds good - my Ma used to do a large Yorkshire with rhubarb and brown sugar in it - wonderful   Must be a culinary cousin of the French Clafoutis 

Snowdrop Walk - East Anglia

Posted: 02/02/2014 at 13:47

Not me artjak - I'm 26 now - I've had a birthday and am going backwards - as long as the Pensions People don't find out!  Happy Birthday to you by the way 

Shoz2 - welcome 


Posted: 02/02/2014 at 13:34

Looks drier in your garden than in mine KEF - think I'd be getting rid of those dead primula leaves - they'll just attract them there slugs 

miserable strawberry leaves

Posted: 02/02/2014 at 13:31

Yes, take all dead and dying leaves off - they'll just attract the slugs 

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Planning planting combinations

Your suggestions? 
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Last Post: 24/03/2014 at 11:57

Courgettes - when dare I ............... ?

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Last Post: 15/03/2014 at 23:19

Snowdrops in the green - offer

plant offer in the Guardian 
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Last Post: 04/03/2014 at 08:00

Using water from flat roof

Is it ok for veg patch? 
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Last Post: 14/03/2014 at 13:28

Pingles - old country name for ???

Does anyone remember .... 
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Last Post: 21/02/2014 at 10:05

The first one I've seen this year - 2014

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Last Post: 22/03/2014 at 12:18

New gardening prog on Radio 4 Extra

Starting this Saturday 
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Last Post: 31/01/2014 at 10:05

Pressure washer for terrace - time to buy

Any tips, recommendations or ones to avoid please 
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Last Post: 27/01/2014 at 20:27

Snowdrop Walk - East Anglia

Is anyone interested in meeting up for a visit? 
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Last Post: 10/02/2014 at 17:33

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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Last Post: 03/01/2014 at 17:42

What is this ornamental tree please?

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Last Post: 06/01/2014 at 22:12

A Holly Orchard

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Last Post: 28/12/2013 at 14:46

Happy Endings

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Last Post: 23/12/2013 at 17:57

Alcofrolic fruits for Christmas

Probably a little late for this year but .... 
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Last Post: 06/01/2014 at 08:23

Growing Mushrooms

Has anyone done it on purpose? 
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