Latest posts by Dovefromabove

The seven leaf rose, is it a sucker?

Posted: 06/08/2017 at 09:12

Looking forward to the photos next year 

Hello Forkers ... August edition

Posted: 06/08/2017 at 06:34

Good morning all

Last to bed and first up?!

its a beautiful morning ... Wall to wall blue sky and not a breath of wind ...

Anyone else awake ...?

Hello Forkers ... August edition

Posted: 05/08/2017 at 22:41

Oh dear ... Shame about Boris 

Hello Forkers ... August edition

Posted: 05/08/2017 at 22:38
chicky says:

Oh no 

still the greatest of all times 

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 A far greater athlete and role model than Gatlin could ever dream of being. Son said today, after being in the same room as Bolt, that he's never seen a human being so coordinated and graceful ... And sooooooo charismatic  ... A remarkable man. 

And with that ... Night night folks ... Sweet dreams 

Very tall daisy

Posted: 05/08/2017 at 21:19

Can we see a photo please?

Corylus Contortia Problem

Posted: 05/08/2017 at 15:02

Yes, if you open that photo in a new tab, then zoom in, they look like scale insects to me.  We've had several reports of the blighters on hazels this year. 

Mystery invasive vine

Posted: 05/08/2017 at 14:57
Suzie Bright says:

"Quinquefoliate"... what a cool word. I'm going to try and say that as many times as possible today 

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  Try it after three Campari & sodas 

Hello Forkers ... August edition

Posted: 05/08/2017 at 14:52
Dovefromabove says:

I've got a thick quilted mattress topper on the line Obelixx ... still not raining ...............  

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 Dashed out and got it in just in time ... the heavens have opened and the gods are moving the furniture about upstairs ........ fortunately the topper is dry and aired and back on the bed 

Identifying a plant

Posted: 05/08/2017 at 14:14

As you say Nut, the problem  is that beginners don't know what they don't know, and Google poses as omniscient 

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Hello Forkers ... August edition

Posted: 05/08/2017 at 14:04

I've got a thick quilted mattress topper on the line Obelixx ... still not raining ...............  

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Fungi ... Radio 4 9am this morning

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Hello Forkers - February 2018

A friendly place where all are welcome to chat about this and that ... 
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New Year's Day Flower Count 2018

What's flowering in your garden at New Year? 
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Merry Christmas to all

Let's join together to spread peace and goodwill ....... 
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Hello Forkers in December

A friendly place for everyone to say hello and chat about all sorts of stuff ... 
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RIP Ric Staines ... East Anglian gardening legend

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Reasons to be cheerful

A thread of things to make us smile when the going gets tough ...  
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Fruit ID please

Picked in Spain 
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Seeking blueberry advice

Just starting out ... choosing varieties  
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Photos from Whipsnade Zoo

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The Virtual Café

Tried and tested recipes to use up a glut and fill the pantry shelves 
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A new snake in the UK!!!

Now there are four ........... 
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Please ID my mystery plant

I don't recognise this ...  
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Hello Forkers ... August edition

A friendly place of frolics and conversation where everyone is welcome to join in to chat and procrastinate to their heart's content...  
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Harvest 2017

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