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Latest posts by Dovefromabove


Posted: 07/05/2014 at 06:25

Good morning all   

Archie  that's early, even for me .....

We've just had a brisk shower and the Met Office seems to think we've got showers ahead of us for the next few days - I'd better get a move on - I've still got things to plant out there ..........


Sickly Magnolia

Posted: 06/05/2014 at 21:36

Has it ever been fed?


Posted: 06/05/2014 at 21:35

I tend to add it to the soil when I spread my home-made compost on the veg garden.

Some good info here 

Help for flooded gardens

Posted: 06/05/2014 at 21:19

Tuesday evening Bump

Transport needed for flooded gardens

Posted: 06/05/2014 at 21:18

Tuesday evening Bump 

Stagnant water butt

Posted: 06/05/2014 at 21:16

Tip it out - it'll drain away and you'll forget all about it by tomorrow. 

Baffling a squirrel. happy days

Posted: 06/05/2014 at 21:14

When I worked, in the garden outside my office window we had one of those wrought iron shepherds crook poles to hang bird feeders on - squirrels learned to shin up the pole - until I greased it with some olive oil .................. the look on his face as he kept sliding down was hysterical 

Harrogate Show 23rd April

Posted: 06/05/2014 at 21:09

Bumping up so this doesn't get missed 

Dwarf runner bean leaf wilt. Help!

Posted: 06/05/2014 at 21:07

Yes, they probably good way too hot - the plastic greenhouse should be wide open in the daytime and only closed up at night and in bad weather.

Have they shown signs of recovery?

Orange bubbly mould on tree stump

Posted: 06/05/2014 at 21:01

Hi Judie 

Can you start a new thread about your leafless Jasmine - that way people will see it.  this thread's title is about mould on a tree stump and the Jasmine growers won't know about your query. 

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Please put out a shallow dish of water!

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

Brown patch on lawn

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


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

Visit to the Old Vicarage Gardens, East Ruston, Norfolk. 19/07/14

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Last Post: 22/07/2014 at 08:23

A perennial for a shady, long and very narrow border

Suggestions welcome 
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Last Post: 05/06/2014 at 21:07

Caterpillar ID

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Last Post: 04/06/2014 at 17:27

ID please

Does anyone recognise this? 
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Last Post: 03/06/2014 at 14:09

Slug Pubs - research opportunity

Which beer is best? 
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Last Post: 02/06/2014 at 16:54

Plant in need of ID

Does anyone recognise this? 
Replies: 22    Views: 800
Last Post: 24/07/2014 at 11:28

Hazels looking for a home

Free plants for Norfolk/North Suffolk gardeners 
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Last Post: 22/05/2014 at 15:26

Under-gardener Award

Sometimes they really deserve a pat on the back 
Replies: 21    Views: 503
Last Post: 19/05/2014 at 22:02

Visit to Bressingham Gardens Tuesday 20th May

Yes, that soon!!! 
Replies: 113    Views: 2554
Last Post: 21/05/2014 at 21:14

World Naked Gardening Day

Did you participate? 
Replies: 23    Views: 864
Last Post: 09/05/2014 at 08:02

Decision of the day

..... if you're in a quandary, big or small, why not share it ......... 
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Last Post: 21/04/2014 at 21:25

All right .... own up .... which ones of you do this?

Result of RHS Survey 
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Last Post: 21/04/2014 at 13:07
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