Dovefromabove


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Roundup gel on bindweed

Posted: 25/06/2017 at 15:50
punkdoc says:

Correct Dove, I thought you would know it.


Your OH is correct about oxygen to.


Last edited: 25 June 2017 15:44:47


See original post

 He usually is ...  he's clever 

Roundup gel on bindweed

Posted: 25/06/2017 at 15:21

Joe Jackson Pdoc 


According to OH breathing in air containing oxygen causes oxydation which causes cancer ... or something along those lines involving free radicals..... stop breathing folks! 


If you carry on breathing don't say you haven't been warned 

Last edited: 25 June 2017 15:23:21

Roundup gel on bindweed

Posted: 25/06/2017 at 14:22

Yes, it works ... but you have to give it time. 

ID please!

Posted: 25/06/2017 at 14:16

Doesn't look at all like Hydrangea petiolaris to me ... leaves and habit all wrong and hydrangea pet. doesn't have tendrils as in the photo. 


https://www.google.co.uk/search?q=hydrangea+petiolaris&rlz=1C1PRFC_enGB734GB735&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwib7a2IidnUAhXLBsAKHfXvDFoQ_AUICigB&biw=1366&bih=662#tbm=isch&q=hydrangea+petiolaris+leaves&imgrc=WyCnpZl4tC3Q0M:


Virginia creeper has small inconspicuous flowers followed by small berries, looking just as the ones in Rob's photo 


see photo here https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Parthenocissus_quinquefolia 


ID please!

Posted: 25/06/2017 at 13:53

It looks like Virginia Creeper ... Parthenocissus quinquefolia

Pond Newst

Posted: 25/06/2017 at 13:39

Glad it's helping 


The boot should be off after I visit hospital on 10 July ... but it does come off in the evening for a bathe and a gentle massage ... OH went into the city and came back with some Bodyshop Peppermint Foot Lotion ... he's a star 

Help with a lawn weed

Posted: 25/06/2017 at 13:26

The SBK should do the job ... the roots can only keep going so long if the suckers aren't allowed to develop ....... have you neighbours who might be within the root area ... if so I'd warn them to keep an eye open for the suckers in flower beds etc so they can pull them up and convince the root system that you all mean business 

Hello Forkers ... June Edition

Posted: 25/06/2017 at 12:56

BL  ((hugs))  we're at that age ........... I'm waiting for the news that another dear friend's life is over ... he was diagnosed with liver cancer a little while ago. 

Anyone know what this is?

Posted: 25/06/2017 at 12:51

I don't think I'll try eating it ... I'd be bound to prepare it wrong or eat


the wrong bit or something 


http://www.eattheweeds.com/can-be-deadly-but-oh-so-delicious-pokeweed-2 

Anyone know what this is?

Posted: 25/06/2017 at 12:49

Phytolacca americana aka Pokeweed.


The berries are reputedly toxic, but  I believe the leaves are a traditional food plant of indigenous Americans.

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