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Monty Don

Posted: 12/10/2014 at 11:30

Another cup Nut?

Monty Don

Posted: 12/10/2014 at 11:26

I thought that the feature on seed sowing for the cutting garden was well-timed -  the darker evenings are when I study the seed catalogues and make plans.

And soil preparation now means we can get on with things in the spring as soon as the weather is suitable.

Trip to Cambridge University Botanical Garden 11th October

Posted: 12/10/2014 at 11:22

I think Coton Manor's a definite for the Bluebells Nut

The snowdrops at Chippenham Park are supposed to be really good http://www.gardensillustrated.com/article/visits/flurry-snowdrops Has anyone been?  It's near Ely.

Trip to Cambridge University Botanical Garden 11th October

Posted: 12/10/2014 at 11:17

I must admit I nearly chickened out of the stepping stones - after my fall the other week I felt a bit 'vertiginous' but with encouragement and support from kind friends I conquered that hurdle

Why am I so special,to,the forum?

Posted: 12/10/2014 at 11:05
Verdun wrote (see)

Been thinking .   What makes me so indispensable, so modestly opinionated  and simply so,good for the forum?

Well, I am a simple Cornishman......that's sooooooooo important. 

I like me very much 

And what I say including my wonderful jokes is so important to my public out there  

What makes each of you as important (is this possible?) as me ? 

What makes me as important as you Verdun?  I didn't know I was

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 12/10/2014 at 09:22

Hello OL - good to see you - hope things are going well

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 12/10/2014 at 09:21

The pieces of cake you see are only halves of the original portions!

Trip to Cambridge University Botanical Garden 11th October

Posted: 12/10/2014 at 09:04
Victoria Sponge wrote (see)

...... also like the rudbeckia/aster mix with the grass at the back

Thanks,  I was rather pleased with that one

Trip to Cambridge University Botanical Garden 11th October

Posted: 12/10/2014 at 08:29

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 Some more reflections for Lesley

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Bargain Roses

For a limited time only 
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Do you? 
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Complaints about change of time and cancellations 
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Trip to Cambridge University Botanical Garden 11th October

All welcome ............who's coming? 
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If you're buying big pots ....

Beware of being offered stolen property 
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Slugwatch

Reporting the Spanish slugs 
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Crown Prince squash???

What do you think?  
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Have you seen this rose?

I can't seem to find it .............. 
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Wasps - such useful creatures

Just some of the ways they help us 
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Achillea

To deadhead or not to deadhead - that is the question .... 
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Please put out a shallow dish of water!

Small mammals are not enjoying the heatwave 
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Brown patch on lawn

Yet another cause of brown patches on lawn identified 
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DIFFICULTIES POSTING?

How to get around the current problem .... 
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