Latest posts by Dovefromabove

Pig manure for vegetables and fruit bushes

Posted: 27/04/2016 at 22:31
As had been said pig manure will be fine if well rotted. I grew up on a pig farm and it's all Ma's flowers and veggies ever got.

Any ideas what these are?

Posted: 27/04/2016 at 22:29
Are we looking at flowers or veg?
On phone so can't zoom on much, but they look a bit like a squash of some kind.

Bombarded by bluebells!

Posted: 27/04/2016 at 22:16
I know your job is very demanding Wonky, but it does have some perks

Pros and cons of using railway sleepers to create a retaining wall

Posted: 27/04/2016 at 21:22
We've used new sleepers to hold back the Shady Bank. The builder drilled through them and hammered steel rods 18" into the ground. They're rock solid and blend well with the garden.

HELLO FORKERS April 2016 Edition

Posted: 27/04/2016 at 19:22
Am with Ma. It's a beautiful evening. The sun is going down over the estuary ...

Please help me ID garden droppings!

Posted: 27/04/2016 at 15:38
Hedgehog droppings are usually blacker and thinner than that and if you let them dry out you will find that they glitter a bit because they contain the wing cases of beetles. They won't usually contain fur.

Clematis Montana Rebens

Posted: 27/04/2016 at 14:41
Take some cuttings too

HELLO FORKERS April 2016 Edition

Posted: 27/04/2016 at 14:39
KEF. Check your phone. My OH is shamefaced and says he owes you an apology

HELLO FORKERS April 2016 Edition

Posted: 27/04/2016 at 07:46
Good morning all G'day Pat
Absolutely gorgeous sunny day here ... So far

HELLO FORKERS April 2016 Edition

Posted: 26/04/2016 at 20:33
Well, they won't go to seed until after they've flowered will they? Basic botany

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Butterflies 2017

Which ones have you seen? 
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Snowdrop Walk - Anglesey Abbey

Anyone up for it? 
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Another ID please

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ID this flowering tree please

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Hello Forkers - February 2017 Edition

A friendly place where everyone is welcome to chat about all sorts of things ... 
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When dreams come true ...

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Hello Forkers January 2017 Edition

A friendly place where everyone is welcome to chat about all sorts of things  
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New Year's Day 2017 Flower Count

What is blooming in your garden? 
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Last Post: 04/01/2017 at 16:35

RIP Rick Parfitt

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Last Post: 26/12/2016 at 12:31

Stolen wheelbarrow in Cornwall

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Last Post: 20/12/2016 at 10:12

Brrrrrrrrrrr! Cold night ahead

Temperatures are going to drop like a stone 
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Last Post: 28/11/2016 at 07:18

Loose brick

Do you have an easy DIY solution? 
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Last Post: 26/11/2016 at 10:46

The things gardeners get up to!

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Last Post: 24/11/2016 at 08:15

Muscari parviflorum

Does anyone know this plant? 
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Last Post: 16/11/2016 at 15:48

Anyone following the cricket?

England's tour of India 
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