Latest posts by Dovefromabove

Haha - hoho!

Posted: 23/11/2015 at 13:03
Yes. a hidden ditch to keep parkland cattle from getting too close to the Big House, while not obstructing the view from said Big House.  

 As shown here

and as described here




saffron crocus failing?

Posted: 23/11/2015 at 12:42

Jo, that website is based in Australia - it looks as they have different 'common names' there - Pat could probably confirm


Posted: 23/11/2015 at 11:25
At B&Q with OH. They have some mahonias reduced but no names

The dreaded vine weevil!

Posted: 23/11/2015 at 11:23
That does sound interesting. It would be great if they could keep you updated.

The dreaded vine weevil!

Posted: 23/11/2015 at 10:11

Maybe it'll get cheaper if it becomes more widely known? 

I suppose gardening clubs etc might bulk buy together?


Posted: 23/11/2015 at 08:29

OH says we need to go to B&Q later  

Mysteries abound in Staten Island!

Posted: 23/11/2015 at 08:23

Greetings to you AliceRose Gregory

This is a UK based forum, and most members are in Great Britain (with a few honourable exceptions) so we may not be able to provide you with an answer - however, some of our members are well-travelled so you may be lucky ....



Posted: 23/11/2015 at 08:17

Morning Panda (and everyone else as you come along)- definitely programme that heating button Brrrrrrrrrrrr!!!

Hanging basket seed disc advice please

Posted: 23/11/2015 at 07:42

Hello Madelon

This is an advice forum attached to a gardening magazine.  We do not manufacture or supply any seeds.

Best wishes - I hope you find what you're looking for.


Begonia tubers and dahlias

Posted: 23/11/2015 at 07:39

I wrap dahlia tubers in newspaper and put them in a box in the garage - I make sure that the dahlia stems are pointing downwards so that they drain and rot doesn't set in.

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Such a handsome chap

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