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what to plant now

Posted: 21/10/2016 at 12:54

Glad it wasn't just me Clari 

HELLO FORKERS! October Edition

Posted: 21/10/2016 at 12:38

There's a lot to be said for convertibles - I'd never have got my 8ft amelanchier home from the GC last May without having my top down 

what to plant now

Posted: 21/10/2016 at 12:34

So it is!!!  But it appeared on my phone early this morning - must've been a glitch with the downloading of the site this morning.  

Still, better late than never - at least we haven't totally ignored Emma's query 

HELLO FORKERS! October Edition

Posted: 21/10/2016 at 12:30

Joyce - Wonky's Lovely Hub has long legs and dreadlocks - perfect for painting high ceilings 

HELLO FORKERS! October Edition

Posted: 21/10/2016 at 12:27
Verdun says:

.... Go for a sports car hosta like the old Healey sprite for the pure FUN of it 

See original post

 To replace a van????????????? 

If Hosta wants to have fun on the road, he has two wheels for that 

Last edited: 21 October 2016 12:28:26

HELLO FORKERS! October Edition

Posted: 21/10/2016 at 10:06

I'll vouch for the roominess of Peugeots - Wonky's lovely hub has one, and he's also 6'7".

Too late to seed...or not?

Posted: 21/10/2016 at 09:54

I think part of the problem was that it was still so dry in September; scarifying here was out of the question until we'd had some rain. 

HELLO FORKERS! October Edition

Posted: 21/10/2016 at 09:14

Good morning Hosta 

Sorry to hear of the van's demise   another disadvantage of rural life, mud sticking to the undercarriage and encouraging 'rot' ... but your view is worth any of the snags that go with it 

I had planned to sow my broad beans this morning, but we're now on our fourth rainbow of the day and the accompanying downpours that have arrived with them - a bit wet underfoot to venture onto the veg patch so, another coffee then a quick trip to W'rose for supplies ... we're getting low on 'bathroom tissue' 

Dragon plant leaves patchy and brown

Posted: 21/10/2016 at 09:09

If it was in the reduced section, it might be that it had been neglected in store - either under or over watered - and in these cases the effects sometimes appear after the event - with tlc it may well recover, but it might get worse before it gets better. 

Good luck.  

HELLO FORKERS! October Edition

Posted: 21/10/2016 at 08:46

Fairy - I heard that French journalist - what he said will stay with me a long time - as you say, so humbling. 

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