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Latest posts by Dovefromabove

Tulips - some white & slightly distorted foliage

Posted: 22/03/2014 at 17:21

Tulips can contract viruses which cause discolouration of petals and leaves, and some distortion

Information here 

gardeners world

Posted: 22/03/2014 at 17:04


Posted: 22/03/2014 at 17:02

Lots of rockery information on this thread 

Over wintered bugs

Posted: 22/03/2014 at 15:44

So how do you know whether or not they've declined since the birds have been frequenting the fat balls 

Spawn 2014

Posted: 22/03/2014 at 15:41

I don't think we're expecting really hard frosts are we?  Frogs have been breeding in British springs for quite a long time now ........

Removing tree stumps and roots

Posted: 22/03/2014 at 14:37

Nope - type of shrub not mentioned Nut - maybe it's just one of those indeterminate shrubby tree things 

Apart from a 365/24/7 vigil with a shotgun

Posted: 22/03/2014 at 13:09

The title of your thread is confusing - is this the sort of thing you're referring to? 


Posted: 22/03/2014 at 13:04

Went outside and started sorting out some pots and trays - then it rained.  Came back indoors - sunshine.  Went out again - rain.  Came in again - sunshine.  Went out again - rain.  

Came in again, feet up, knitting .............

ID Help

Posted: 22/03/2014 at 13:02

Looks to me like Cow Parsley - usually regarded as a weed - spent my childhood springtimes picking bags full for pet rabbits. 

Leggy Courgettes seedlings

Posted: 22/03/2014 at 12:43

I've done it in the past and the plants have grown well.

Let us know how you get on with that variety - are they going to be planted outside?

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Brown patch on lawn

Yet another cause of brown patches on lawn identified 
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Last Post: 20/07/2014 at 14:46


How to get around the current problem .... 
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Last Post: Yesterday at 22:02

Visit to the Old Vicarage Gardens, East Ruston, Norfolk. 19/07/14

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Last Post: 22/07/2014 at 08:23

A perennial for a shady, long and very narrow border

Suggestions welcome 
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Last Post: 05/06/2014 at 21:07

Caterpillar ID

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Last Post: 04/06/2014 at 17:27

ID please

Does anyone recognise this? 
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Last Post: 03/06/2014 at 14:09

Slug Pubs - research opportunity

Which beer is best? 
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Last Post: 02/06/2014 at 16:54

Plant in need of ID

Does anyone recognise this? 
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Last Post: Today at 11:28

Hazels looking for a home

Free plants for Norfolk/North Suffolk gardeners 
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Last Post: 22/05/2014 at 15:26

Under-gardener Award

Sometimes they really deserve a pat on the back 
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Last Post: 19/05/2014 at 22:02

Visit to Bressingham Gardens Tuesday 20th May

Yes, that soon!!! 
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Last Post: 21/05/2014 at 21:14

World Naked Gardening Day

Did you participate? 
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Last Post: 09/05/2014 at 08:02

Decision of the day

..... if you're in a quandary, big or small, why not share it ......... 
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Last Post: 21/04/2014 at 21:25

All right .... own up .... which ones of you do this?

Result of RHS Survey 
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Last Post: 21/04/2014 at 13:07

Planning planting combinations

Your suggestions? 
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Last Post: 24/03/2014 at 11:57
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