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Posted: 29/04/2014 at 07:55

Morning KEF - think I'll be joining you in the garden in a bit 

Sorry you have to go to work Fg, but someone has to - it's your turn   Sorreeeeeee 

Camellia and Honeysuckle

Posted: 29/04/2014 at 07:53

I presume that your garden soil is acidic?

'With added John Innes'

Posted: 29/04/2014 at 07:47

If it's loam-based it should say so on the bag.  

No plum blossom

Posted: 29/04/2014 at 07:25

My Concorde pear is certainly slow, but then as I'm espaliering it I keep chopping half of it off every year - I hope it doesn't lose heart and think I don't like it 


Posted: 29/04/2014 at 07:17

Morning Clari 


Posted: 29/04/2014 at 07:08

Good morning Chicky  

I've slept a bit late this morning - well, late for me that is - obviously tired from being out at night hedgehog watching.


No plum blossom

Posted: 29/04/2014 at 06:55

I think you're being a mite impatient - 3 years old is a very young tree.

Himalayan Balsam

Posted: 29/04/2014 at 06:52

When we lived in Studentland a next door neighbour did that Mike - three years later when he'd moved on the landlord had to employ men to come and spray and clear the garden, then he had it covered with membrane and shingle.  

By then other gardens along the street were also infested 

Tomato Black Russian?

Posted: 28/04/2014 at 21:51

Hope you're right - I'll keep my fingers crossed for them. 


I'll be fleecing my figs and gooseberries at the weekend - my tomatoes are still indoors at night. 


Posted: 28/04/2014 at 21:40

Aren't they just gorgeous 

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Please put out a shallow dish of water!

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A perennial for a shady, long and very narrow border

Suggestions welcome 
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Caterpillar ID

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ID please

Does anyone recognise this? 
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Which beer is best? 
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Does anyone recognise this? 
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Free plants for Norfolk/North Suffolk gardeners 
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Under-gardener Award

Sometimes they really deserve a pat on the back 
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Visit to Bressingham Gardens Tuesday 20th May

Yes, that soon!!! 
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World Naked Gardening Day

Did you participate? 
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Decision of the day

..... if you're in a quandary, big or small, why not share it ......... 
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All right .... own up .... which ones of you do this?

Result of RHS Survey 
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