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Talkback: 10 acers to grow

Posted: 23/04/2016 at 19:48
It's ok HCA. I found the acer article and posted a link above so that it could be read in conjunction with your post. Welcome to the forum

HELLO FORKERS April 2016 Edition

Posted: 23/04/2016 at 19:45
Chinese takeaway happened here - total gluttony!
Now toms sweet corn and squash plants are indoors and on the dining table for the night.

Batty Bunch

Posted: 23/04/2016 at 19:41
5. Dove

The only bird who believes she hatched a Womble - and a wonky one at that

Bird Poo

Posted: 23/04/2016 at 18:31
Last year a pair of collared doves made quite a pile of poop by sitting together 'billing and cooing' on a branch overhanging part of our garden. That's my guess as to the culprit, but if you're going to look up ..... Beware!!!

California lilac

Posted: 23/04/2016 at 18:19
My parents had a ceanothus which Pa used to clip tightly against the wall. When he could no longer do that and the visiting gardener gave it a bit more freedom it flowered beautifully. It lasted about 16 years on very slightly acidic seaside soil.

Monty - just saying......

Posted: 23/04/2016 at 16:58
Maybe he's just happy?

President Obama

Posted: 23/04/2016 at 16:57
The rise of Trump is largely due to a load of red-neck Republicans' anger at having a black president. Sadly it's politicised a generation of right wingers who used not to bother with voting.

Olive tree

Posted: 23/04/2016 at 16:29
Could they have been scale insects?


Posted: 23/04/2016 at 15:31
It was Neslay in Suffolk when I was a child, but only in our house. In the playground it was Nessles.

And it was cafay in our house but in the playground it was caff.

what climbers could i grow

Posted: 23/04/2016 at 15:27
If you plant away from the concrete and train towards the poles and tie in, I think you could grow a grapevine or kiwi up there - what do others think?

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Brrrrrrrrrrr! Cold night ahead

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Loose brick

Do you have an easy DIY solution? 
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Does anyone know this plant? 
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Anyone following the cricket?

England's tour of India 
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French gardeners - do you know this viburnum?

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Bressingham Gardens autumn colour

The Dell Garden and Foggy Bottom looking a picture in October 2016 
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A golden fastigiate yew?

Which ... 
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Apple Day Events 2016

Dates and Locations etc - is there one near you? 
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Normal for Norfolk???

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Wot izzit?

Plant ID please 
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ID please

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Hosta! Where's Hosta?

Look at the canna you gave us! 
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Salvia greggii and Clem Daniel Deronda

Moving them about ... two questions ...  
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A friendly place where we can chat to each other about all sorts of things ... everyone welcome  
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