Dovefromabove


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spiders

Posted: 23/10/2015 at 08:15

I think initially they suspend themselves on a thread of silk and wait for a breeze to take them where they want to go, then build on that.

Some brilliant videos here http://www.arkive.org/garden-spider/araneus-diadematus/videos.html

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Posted: 23/10/2015 at 08:07

Good morning Fg

They were around yesterday evening, all popping up in the same place at the same time - obviously totally coincidentally   With any luck they'll disappear over the hill into the far distance - or get eaten by bugs and slugs as is the way with fun guy

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Posted: 23/10/2015 at 08:02

Good morning Wonky   Have a good day - have I told you we're visiting OH's mum and your bridesmaid over the weekend?

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Posted: 23/10/2015 at 07:50

Morning Fg

Wonky is famous for her Darjeeling tea - she takes her teabags with her wherever she goes.  Once a long time ago a policeman searched her pockets and was very perplexed

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Posted: 23/10/2015 at 07:48

Morning Lesley   and a Happy Friday to you too

Will this help?


 

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Posted: 23/10/2015 at 07:46

Morning Clari - hope you're feeling better today

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Posted: 23/10/2015 at 07:41

Is it just you and me who are around this morning Pat?  Are the others having a sleep-in?

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Posted: 23/10/2015 at 07:12

Good for her!

When my Ma first saw Wonky in the maternity hospital the first thing she said  was, 'She has a very determined chin'

Plant ID

Posted: 23/10/2015 at 07:04

Not hardy outside in a UK winter so needs to be moved inside to somewhere frost-free very soon.

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Posted: 23/10/2015 at 06:59

Hmmm, kind of you to say so Pat, but I don't know about that - she was a very stubborn little madam who appeared not to take a lot of notice of me

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Normal for Norfolk???

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Wot izzit?

Plant ID please 
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ID please

Rudbeckia??? 
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Look at the canna you gave us! 
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Salvia greggii and Clem Daniel Deronda

Moving them about ... two questions ...  
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Gardener's Garters

Phlaris arundinacea var. Picta 
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Blight resistant tomatoes

 
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Such a handsome chap

Look who I found  
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ID please

 
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A place with some land?

Who was it that wanted to get away from it all? 
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Espaliered pear tree - when to let it produce fruit?

 
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Clematis - Daniel Deronda - odd coloured flower

 
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Choose just one ...

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