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Latest posts by Dovefromabove

plant ID please

Posted: 09/04/2014 at 09:34

I wonder if it's one of the Pennyroyals - Mentha pulegium erecta - are its stems sort of square-ish?

big garden

Posted: 09/04/2014 at 09:09

Or do the measurements relate to a bed/border that needs planting up?

Herb ident please

Posted: 09/04/2014 at 09:08

Artemisia  of some sort, but it's leaves look a little wider than the abronatum that I know - there's a list of different artemisias here which give you pictures if you click on them - perhaps it will help 

I Wonder if Anyone Could Help Me...

Posted: 09/04/2014 at 08:58

Bougie, which tv programme was it?  Maybe we noticed it too - or we could look again on iplayer or whatever and see if we can spot it.  

Or, was it a French tv programme?

I must say, it does sound quite like Verdun's suggestion of the Lychnis 


Posted: 09/04/2014 at 08:56

Good morning all   Weather's good here too Verdun

Had a bit of a lie in then spilled my coffee on the duvet   Car still at garage - expensive part needed!!!  Good job I bought the shoes yesterday, before I knew about the car 

Think I'll make some scones later on - some plain, some cheese ones as well maybe - we can have them this afternoon when we stop for a cuppa 

Hefty's eaten all his supper   Sun is shining, bed linen in the wash, toast and marmite eaten, another coffee needed, shall I make a big pot or a small one?



Posted: 08/04/2014 at 20:21

KEF  put your feet up - Dove says so!!! 

Crane fly larvae

Posted: 08/04/2014 at 20:18

Hi Ginger-Annie 

Commiserate with Tiffany - you and she have something in common 


Posted: 08/04/2014 at 19:53

Good evening KEF 


Posted: 08/04/2014 at 19:47

Strawberry Panda 

Lawnmower grumbles...

Posted: 08/04/2014 at 19:43

What about those free wildflower seeds we all sent for the other night? 

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