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What's this flower

Posted: 21/08/2014 at 20:41

It's addictive isn't it?  Welcome to the forum   Don't hesitate to post any questions or join in with the chat on Hello Forkers - some of it's about gardening, sometimes it's about other things, often it's about cake - gardeners like cake

What's this flower

Posted: 21/08/2014 at 20:28

It's a tradescantia (aka spiderwort) named after John Tradescant, the great 17th century plant collector and botanist.

turning air into soluble nitrate to feed garden??

Posted: 21/08/2014 at 20:17

Sorry Matthew, I posted in a rush this morning   when I used the word gullible I wasn't pointing the finger at anyone, let alone at you.  You were not gullible because you sought advice from elsewhere rather than falling for their plan.   What I really should have said was that the website was hoping to find gullible people who would fall for it.

I really didn't mean to cause offence.  Please accept my sincere apology

Poinsettia

Posted: 21/08/2014 at 20:12

Apparently it has to be absolutely dark - a dark room won't do it - passing car headlights, moonlight etc will stop it colouring up.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 21/08/2014 at 20:09

Hello folks just popped in on OH's laptop for a few mins and to see what you've all been up to - new laptop will be ready on Wednesday all set up and with all my stuff on it

East Anglia Forkers Outings

Posted: 21/08/2014 at 09:37

Hi Snoodle - so far so good here - I might not be around for a few days as laptop may be upgraded or ................. but I'll be back 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 21/08/2014 at 09:35

Just off to see son etc.  If I don't reappear for a few days it'll be because I've left my laptop with nice computer shop to transfer all my stuff onto new laptop that I might be buying - son says they have a special deal on!!! 

Clearing a garden

Posted: 21/08/2014 at 08:18

Shall I come and help?

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Canada Geese going home : (

Posted: 21/08/2014 at 08:15

They'll have been after a swarm of insects Fg - possibly flying ants - it was about then that lots of ants were swarming wasn't it. 

We used to get them doing that over the farm pond, and the muck heap - anywhere there's lots of insects - a fabulous sight 

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