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Latest posts by Dovefromabove

Rhubarb pests

Posted: 04/07/2014 at 14:26

Hi Mike   could you post us some photographs of the damage please.  To post a photo you need to click on the green tree icon on the toolbar above where you type your post and follow the instructions.  Sadly it doesn't work on phones - yet!

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 04/07/2014 at 14:06

 Clari ((hugs))  yet another example of the Peter Principle in operation!   But as you say, another week with someone owing you a salary isn't all bad.  The other bosses aren't planning a Buy Out and not telling him, are they?

Wisteria planting.

Posted: 04/07/2014 at 14:02

Could you make an arbour seat against the fence and train the wisteria over it?  Then when the fence needs replacing you can work around it. 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 04/07/2014 at 13:47

Bekkie, I was very young and made totally the wrong choice at the beginning - it was a lonely relationship but I stuck it out until the children had grown up then left..........then I met OH   

Wisteria planting.

Posted: 04/07/2014 at 13:43

I'm sorry but I can't see any way that this can be trained into a standard if it has two 'leaders'.  

A standard needs to be trained from the beginning, starting with a single stem grown on until it reaches the required height before pinching out.  

Red bird bath

Posted: 04/07/2014 at 13:14

There with you Edd 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 04/07/2014 at 13:05

Thinking of Clari ((hugs)) and sending positive vibes 

Red bird bath

Posted: 04/07/2014 at 13:04

Hmm, so Carol V is responsible for the industrial-scale fishing of krill which is causing the decline of whales and other species which rely on it - afraid I've always found her intensely annoying and she's not going the right way to change my opinion .... 

Relaying lawn

Posted: 04/07/2014 at 13:00

Is it really that bad?  It's much easier to renovate a lawn than prepare and returf. 

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Bargain Roses

For a limited time only 
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Last Post: Yesterday at 10:57

Prepare for a heatwave!!!

It's not winter yet ....... 
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Last Post: 14/10/2014 at 11:25

Recording the weather in your garden

Do you? 
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Last Post: 28/09/2014 at 14:37

Gardener's World discussed on Points of View

Complaints about change of time and cancellations 
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Last Post: 26/09/2014 at 06:36

Trip to Cambridge University Botanical Garden 11th October

All welcome ............who's coming? 
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Last Post: 14/10/2014 at 10:46

If you're buying big pots ....

Beware of being offered stolen property 
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Last Post: 20/09/2014 at 10:10

Grafting fruit trees

An art and a science 
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Last Post: 16/09/2014 at 21:38

Slugwatch

Reporting the Spanish slugs 
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Last Post: 07/09/2014 at 15:49

Crown Prince squash???

What do you think?  
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Last Post: 20/08/2014 at 06:41

Have you seen this rose?

I can't seem to find it .............. 
Replies: 12    Views: 404
Last Post: 19/08/2014 at 06:16

Wasps - such useful creatures

Just some of the ways they help us 
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Last Post: 13/08/2014 at 18:54

Achillea

To deadhead or not to deadhead - that is the question .... 
Replies: 40    Views: 856
Last Post: 06/08/2014 at 22:45

Please put out a shallow dish of water!

Small mammals are not enjoying the heatwave 
Replies: 1    Views: 211
Last Post: 25/07/2014 at 08:27

Brown patch on lawn

Yet another cause of brown patches on lawn identified 
Replies: 11    Views: 279
Last Post: 20/07/2014 at 14:46

DIFFICULTIES POSTING?

How to get around the current problem .... 
Replies: 94    Views: 2231
Last Post: 23/07/2014 at 22:02
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