Latest posts by Dovefromabove

California lilac

Posted: 23/04/2016 at 18:19
My parents had a ceanothus which Pa used to clip tightly against the wall. When he could no longer do that and the visiting gardener gave it a bit more freedom it flowered beautifully. It lasted about 16 years on very slightly acidic seaside soil.

Monty - just saying......

Posted: 23/04/2016 at 16:58
Maybe he's just happy?

President Obama

Posted: 23/04/2016 at 16:57
The rise of Trump is largely due to a load of red-neck Republicans' anger at having a black president. Sadly it's politicised a generation of right wingers who used not to bother with voting.

Olive tree

Posted: 23/04/2016 at 16:29
Could they have been scale insects?


Posted: 23/04/2016 at 15:31
It was Neslay in Suffolk when I was a child, but only in our house. In the playground it was Nessles.

And it was cafay in our house but in the playground it was caff.

what climbers could i grow

Posted: 23/04/2016 at 15:27
If you plant away from the concrete and train towards the poles and tie in, I think you could grow a grapevine or kiwi up there - what do others think?


Posted: 23/04/2016 at 15:07
Nucular instead of nuclear Grrrrrrr! Even on BBC news programmes!!!

Yellow edges to leaves

Posted: 23/04/2016 at 14:57
Could be sunburn if they're in a greenhouse.

HELLO FORKERS April 2016 Edition

Posted: 23/04/2016 at 14:48
We've had a few bouts of those Lantana. But I've still got some washing dry


Posted: 23/04/2016 at 13:19
It's unlikely that they'll have tomatoes exactly like the one the seeds came from. It depends who their dad was, but it's fun to do.

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Hello Forkers January 2017 Edition

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RIP Rick Parfitt

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Brrrrrrrrrrr! Cold night ahead

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Loose brick

Do you have an easy DIY solution? 
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The things gardeners get up to!

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Does anyone know this plant? 
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Anyone following the cricket?

England's tour of India 
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French gardeners - do you know this viburnum?

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Bressingham Gardens autumn colour

The Dell Garden and Foggy Bottom looking a picture in October 2016 
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A golden fastigiate yew?

Which ... 
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Apple Day Events 2016

Dates and Locations etc - is there one near you? 
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Normal for Norfolk???

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Wot izzit?

Plant ID please 
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