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HELLO FORKERS! part two

Posted: 17/02/2016 at 07:40

Morning Lesley and Topbird

They grit the road here, but that's because it's a bus route  (although it may also be because it leads to the Golf Club )  .  From the report on the EDP website it doesn't look as if the A140 was gritted    http://www.edp24.co.uk/news/watch_aftermath_of_chaos_on_a140_at_roughton_after_12_vehicles_come_off_road_in_icy_conditions_1_4420375

Take care everyone out there!  It's icy this morning too!

Moving a Rhododedron

Posted: 17/02/2016 at 07:34

'Shallow rooted' doesn't mean that a plant only has shallow roots - it means that the plant has roots which need to be near the surface and therefore it should not be planted too deeply - it may also have roots which go deeper into the soil. 

A mature Rhododendron ponticum can be up to 8m tall and of course has deep roots as well as the shallower ones. 

However, I don't think the question was about Rhod. ponticum,  but one of the smaller 'garden types'.

HELLO FORKERS! part two

Posted: 17/02/2016 at 07:20

HELLO FORKERS! part two

Posted: 17/02/2016 at 07:05

Morning Chicky

HELLO FORKERS! part two

Posted: 17/02/2016 at 06:55

Good morning all  G'day Pat

Oh well Pat, these things can't be helped - it's nice to have visitors isn't it   and maybe your OH will be able to download it for you.

There was a frost overnight, but the temperature was up to 2.6C when I got up, and now we've got a lovely pink sunrise

Cooking Hamburg/root Parsley

Posted: 16/02/2016 at 20:13

I've not grown it, but have eaten it shredded in a salad, a bit like celeriac remoulade - really good.

 

HELLO FORKERS! part two

Posted: 16/02/2016 at 19:55

Panda ((hugs)) take care of yourself.

HELLO FORKERS! part two

Posted: 16/02/2016 at 19:53

Gg - love the pie   glad you liked it

Hosta, sounds to me a bit like chronic fatigue after a nasty virus and antibiotics ((hugs)).   Take some Selenium ACE to boost your immune system, and take it easy while your body recovers. 

 

BL - Hosta has no plans to visit East Anglia ..... yet!  I'm twisting his arm

Apart from all the wonderful gardens I've already told him about, I think they both would enjoy visting http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/blickling-estate/features/explore-the-house-at-blickling-estate

and http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/felbrigg-hall-gardens-and-estate/features/the-hall-at-felbrigg even if just for the wallpaper

Go on Hosta - plan a holiday in the not so far East

East Anglian Snowdrop Walk

Posted: 16/02/2016 at 19:30

box hedge to wide and leaning over

Posted: 16/02/2016 at 19:26

Oh dear   All you can do is advise on the proper action and then do what she wants - but  she can't blame you if it never looks right - we'll be your witnesses

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