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Dovefromabove


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HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 23/10/2015 at 06:59

Hmmm, kind of you to say so Pat, but I don't know about that - she was a very stubborn little madam who appeared not to take a lot of notice of me

Theft of Victoria Plums

Posted: 23/10/2015 at 06:55

I reckon it's crows - they like plums - next year hang some big strips of tinfoil in the tree - it might just deter them - but it might not, they're very intelligent creatures.

Raised beds

Posted: 23/10/2015 at 06:49

Hello and welcome Duncan

I use a mix of good topsoil and well-rotted farmyard manure for my raised beds which works well.

You might find this thread helpful http://www.gardenersworld.com/forum/talkback/new-decked-raised-bed/304432.html

Neighbours

Posted: 23/10/2015 at 06:45

Hello Little owl (from the time you're posting, you seem well-named). 

What about explaining to the neighbours that you grow some plants that could be dangerous to small children so thought it would be wise to let them know so they can  keep their child within their own garden.  People who know nowt about gardening are frequently terrified of the dangers of foxgloves and other such plants

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 23/10/2015 at 06:35

Good morning all G'day Pat

It has been a bit of an eye opener since Wonky joined the forum - I am constantly impressed by her - she appears to be a grown up of good sense and sound judgement - how did that happen?  It's not five minutes ago that she was smuggling her pet rabbit into bed with her and snuggling up with her blankie

Cats...

Posted: 23/10/2015 at 06:26

Poor Hefty

 

 

Removing existing wood stain on fencing

Posted: 23/10/2015 at 06:25

Otherwise your alternative is to wait a few years until the dark stain has faded, then you can stain your fence the lighter colour that you prefer - that's what we did.  Just had to be patient.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 22/10/2015 at 20:13

I think Wonky's forgiven me now thank goodness

Friends for roses

Posted: 22/10/2015 at 19:50

Some pictures next summer would be lovely

is it safe to ask a HF question yet?

Posted: 22/10/2015 at 19:40

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Choose just one ...

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Whoops! I've done it again ......

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East Anglian Bluebell Expedition

Another excuse for cake ............  
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Our favourite romantic songs 
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At last you've done that job you've been putting off for ages ... 
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HELLO FORKERS! part two

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Lily Beetle !!!

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If you listen to the Archers ....

...... or even if you don't ................. 
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East Anglian Snowdrop Walk

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