Latest posts by Dovefromabove

I just had to share this

Posted: 24/01/2016 at 19:21

I wonder how the poor thing's getting on ... I hope you've turned your narcissus up the other way now

What do I do now

Posted: 24/01/2016 at 18:21

Yes, clivia - follow the instructions

and remember, it's a plant - just like all the others  

Don't ignore it just 'cos it's indoors - it's not a piece of furniture

Maybe a dose of Baby Bio weekly ...



Posted: 24/01/2016 at 18:08

Construct your bin on the earth - worms will find their own way there - I've got compost bins full of worms - I've never bought any.  If you want to hurry things up a bit go into the countryside and buy a bag of pony poo from the side of the road and add that to your compost. 

I just had to share this

Posted: 24/01/2016 at 18:04

Did it come from the same nursery as that rose bush we saw earlier?


Give it a little while and it'll bloom nicely for Pat and Ginger

It's my birthday

Posted: 24/01/2016 at 18:00

Happy birthday Steve   I won't wish you Many Happy Returns of the Day!


Planting in a very formal courtyard bed

Posted: 24/01/2016 at 15:19

KOG   I love the idea of the Stipa - it would look fabulous  

Fishing for sympathy!

Posted: 24/01/2016 at 15:16

I'm sure you're going to get plenty of tlc at home Steve - get well soon ((hugs))

Ground cover to prevent weeds

Posted: 24/01/2016 at 15:08

And you get the benefit of fresh air, you get to watch wildlife and chat to other allotmenteers 


Posted: 24/01/2016 at 15:06

Come indoors and sit on the sofa and watch rubbish telly - I've got my feet up and I'm knitting. That way I can't slip over on the wet terrace or make big footprints in the lawn

potatoes from previous year.

Posted: 24/01/2016 at 14:10
Logan wrote (see)
I agree with dove but I don't peel mine


I find that once the skin starts getting wizened they really do need peeling.


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ID please

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Such a handsome chap

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ID please

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A place with some land?

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HELLO FORKERS May 2016 Edition

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Choose just one ...

If you were coming here with us today what would you get? 
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Ceratostigma willmottianum 'Forest Blue'

Do you know it? Do you grow it? 
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