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plant id

Posted: 25/10/2015 at 09:35

It looks to me like a verbascum (mullein) - if so it's a biennial so you'll get a flower spike next summer.

Discouraging Wasps

Posted: 25/10/2015 at 09:21

I don't think wasps are that stupid

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 25/10/2015 at 09:07
Hostafan1 wrote (see)

Morning all.

...........  I've no idea why "they" change the clocks to make it light at 6.30am when most folk are asleep and dark at 5.30pm when virtually everyone is awake. .........

They do it for me Hosta   I'm awake at that time in the morning ............................and am dozing on the sofa not that long after 5.30pm

 

We had that torrential downpour around 7pm - loads of leaves all over the road and pavement outside now.

Manuring & Winter Digging

Posted: 25/10/2015 at 08:17

Perhaps we should enquire what sort of soil Newboy has?  My allotment was in High Suffolk and was improved clay - it was always better for being rough dug and left to 'weather' - different techniques for different soils

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 25/10/2015 at 07:24

Jo, I'm so glad it's not just me

Manuring & Winter Digging

Posted: 25/10/2015 at 06:21

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 25/10/2015 at 06:17

It's 6.15am and around 4C here at the moment Pat, and the skies are just getting light here.  The forecast is for a dry and bright day so hopefully I'll get the rest of those outside jobs done today.

Plant ID

Posted: 25/10/2015 at 06:12

Liri, it does look very similar http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/133471/

http://www.sunfarm.com/picks/dianthusjaponicusflr-125533.phtml

and from what it says on the second link, it appears that you've been very clever indeed

Mahonia Caress is flowering

Posted: 25/10/2015 at 06:03

It seems to do that occasionally  

I zoomed in on your picture and discovered that what I thought were white doves/ducks on your lawn, weren't

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 25/10/2015 at 06:01

Good morning all G'day Pat

I'm sure we'll all still find time for a chat Pat, even with the time difference

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