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Latest posts by Dovefromabove

leatherjackets in lawn

Posted: 22/08/2014 at 18:55

Treat the lawn with nematodes specifically for leatherjackets.  Totally safe for dog and wildlife (except leatherjackets)

Info here https://www.rhs.org.uk/Advice/profile?pid=651

You can buy them online.

Pollard a Weeping Birch

Posted: 22/08/2014 at 18:52

I wouldn't - it'll look horrid

I'd rather remove it and plant something more suitable for the spot.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 22/08/2014 at 18:50

Just popping in on OH's laptop while he washes up

Lesley ((hugs)) hope all is ok.

Topbird, if you're going to Southwold, can you pop in on my Aged Ps for 5 mins - just tell Ma you're a long lost relative and give Pa a wink and talk to  him about WW2 aeroplanes - you'll make his day! 

Better have a look around ...

 

Poorly melon plant

Posted: 22/08/2014 at 18:33
Lily Pilly wrote (see)

Mine ended up on the compost bin yesterday! think it has just been a bad year for greenhouse fruit and veggies. Dove will know

Sorry, I don't - I've never grown melons - good luck

What's this flower

Posted: 21/08/2014 at 21:23

Yum!

cats-doings

Posted: 21/08/2014 at 21:04

Google Water Scarecrow - they work

East Anglia Forkers Outings

Posted: 21/08/2014 at 21:01

Brilliant!!! 

(posting on OH's laptop )

OK, who's got it?

Posted: 21/08/2014 at 20:46

Way back in the 70s a car stopped at the top of our farm drive and a couple got out and started walking down the drive towards our house picking our daffodils!  You should've seen Ma's face!  She sent Pa to send them away - I thinik they'd have been more scared if Ma had gone and seen them off!

What's this flower

Posted: 21/08/2014 at 20:41

It's addictive isn't it?  Welcome to the forum   Don't hesitate to post any questions or join in with the chat on Hello Forkers - some of it's about gardening, sometimes it's about other things, often it's about cake - gardeners like cake

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Crown Prince squash???

What do you think?  
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Last Post: 20/08/2014 at 06:41

Have you seen this rose?

I can't seem to find it .............. 
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Last Post: 19/08/2014 at 06:16

Wasps - such useful creatures

Just some of the ways they help us 
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Last Post: 13/08/2014 at 18:54

Achillea

To deadhead or not to deadhead - that is the question .... 
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Last Post: 06/08/2014 at 22:45

Please put out a shallow dish of water!

Small mammals are not enjoying the heatwave 
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Last Post: 25/07/2014 at 08:27

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

DIFFICULTIES POSTING?

How to get around the current problem .... 
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Last Post: 23/07/2014 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: 24/07/2014 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 
Replies: 21    Views: 559
Last Post: 19/05/2014 at 22:02
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