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what were they thinking of

Posted: 26/06/2014 at 07:12

LOL!

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 26/06/2014 at 07:11

Clari - try a long poky stick and then run away 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 26/06/2014 at 07:09

Hi KEF and Chicky 

No need to water here - still damp underfoot from the downpours two days ago - pots all a bit soggy too.   Did some hard cutting back yesterday - took the big blue aquilegias down to ground level - now G. Rozanne and the roses have a bit more space.  Also pulled most of the Forget me Nots out of the undergrowth and got covered with the seeds.  

Sowed more Red Mustard and Swiss Chard seeds and planted some more parsley seedlings out - hey're a bit behind - the first lot just didn't germinate at all.  I've had to buy parsley!!!  Need lots for supper today as I'm planning on making Falafel,Tabbouleh and Baba Ghanoush  for supper.

Geranium ID and sunflower woe

Posted: 26/06/2014 at 06:58

My slugs have only allowed one of my sunflowers to survive, despite my having spoken to them severely.  However this on remaining sunflower seems to know that the reputation of all sunflowers is on its shoulders - it's turning into the sturdiest looking sunflower I've ever grown 

what to plant atop a north faceing hill

Posted: 26/06/2014 at 06:53

And when you say 'hill' how high are we talking about and when you say 'cover from trees' what sort, how big and how close?  

Also is this a rural spot, coastal  or near a city?

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 26/06/2014 at 06:43

Good morning Snoodle   Thanks, it's the same for me - if it's still doing it in a couple of hours I'll let Daniel know. 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 26/06/2014 at 06:34

Morning Bekkie

When the rest of you wake up, can you check your Quote buttons - mine doesn't seem to be working 

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Posted: 26/06/2014 at 06:30

Good morning all 

Sorry the salt mine was cr*p yesterday Lily - thank goodness for Portable Panda 

Blue skies and sunshine here this morning - is this the last of it for a while 

any help for a ring barked tree? :-(

Posted: 25/06/2014 at 21:12

If the landscapers planted a ring barked tree haul them back by the scruffs of their necks and get them to replace it. 

If they won't, tell Trading Standards!

some kind of flowering palm?

Posted: 25/06/2014 at 21:08

Snap Fidget 

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