Dovefromabove


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Can You Identify this Bird?

Posted: 29/08/2015 at 13:56

We are right on the edge of the city - although we have woods and marshes just over the hill - I've seen red kites up in North Norfolk, and over at Nutcutlet's place on the edge of Cambridgeshire, and I've seen buzzards over arable land in North Suffolk and hobbies and marsh harriers around the Broads ........ but virtually over central Norwich!!!

Although of course I know they used to scavenge in London in the Middle Ages.

I'm thinking they may be migrants returning to Europe for the winter?

Removing Rosemary?

Posted: 29/08/2015 at 13:52

What about a fire pit or chiminea to sit around on the evening with a glass of something cooling

Climbing Roses Advice

Posted: 29/08/2015 at 13:45

Yes - I'd leave it alone now.  Those canes will throw out the side shoots which will flower next year.

When it gets too rampant have a look at the Pruning Climbing roses video from PZ

http://paulzimmermanroses.com/care/pruning/pruning-climbing-roses/

He explains it so clearly doesn't he

Climbing Roses Advice

Posted: 29/08/2015 at 13:37

Fantastic!  You just wait until next summer when it's a 'wall of roses'.  Paul Z will be proud of you

What weed is this?

Posted: 29/08/2015 at 13:35

Houttuynia cordata - looks like the variety Chameleon

https://www.rhs.org.uk/plants/details?plantid=978  

 

A garden plant, but invasive.

What weed is this?

Posted: 29/08/2015 at 13:31

Click on Select - that should let you browse your photo library

Dilemma

Posted: 29/08/2015 at 13:29

That's how CJD started

Dilemma

Posted: 29/08/2015 at 13:29

Ten

What weed is this?

Posted: 29/08/2015 at 13:21

Hi Chris

Can we have a picture please?  To post a photo on here you need to click on the green tree icon on the toolbar above where you type your post.  It doesn't work for iphones - yet

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 29/08/2015 at 13:17

Yes Rb - we're having a good Championships aren't we

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ID please

 
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