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Latest posts by Dovefromabove


Posted: 16/02/2014 at 21:53

Right, feet up and zonking out  on the sofa now - sleep tight and sweet dreams everyone. 

See you in the morning 


Posted: 16/02/2014 at 21:44

Clari - I presume your role is supervisory with the wheelbarrowing??????????? 

Thinking of buying

Posted: 16/02/2014 at 21:34

I find that sweetcorn needs loads of water when producing the cobs - even in the wet summer before last I had the sprinkler on the sweetcorn on dry days.  


Posted: 16/02/2014 at 21:29

And Panda's met loads of us 


Posted: 16/02/2014 at 21:21

Think someone's been implying that there's more than one of some of us  - OH says he should be so lucky!!! 

Positive thoughts and silly things for the tough times

Posted: 16/02/2014 at 21:15

If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need.

Marcus Tullius Cicero 106 - 43 BC

Blue moon climber in a pot

Posted: 16/02/2014 at 21:08

There are very few blue climbers or even ramblers - why not try the search facility at the left  of this site 

 and see if you can find anything you like. 

Rhubarb & Onion

Posted: 16/02/2014 at 21:01
Verdun wrote (see)

Not too near each other though.  Rhubarb spreads a lot.  Rhubarb needs a lot of water too to thrive and onions won't enjoy that 

And of course, rhubarb needs a permanent position and takes up quite a bit of room. 


Posted: 16/02/2014 at 20:35

Hello KEF 


Posted: 16/02/2014 at 20:07

I think it'll be fine - give it some FB&B and keep OH under control - you could try moving it as Verdun says, but if it flowered there last year I don't see why it shouldn't flower there this year 

Discussions started by Dovefromabove


To deadhead or not to deadhead - that is the question .... 
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Please put out a shallow dish of water!

Small mammals are not enjoying the heatwave 
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Brown patch on lawn

Yet another cause of brown patches on lawn identified 
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How to get around the current problem .... 
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Visit to the Old Vicarage Gardens, East Ruston, Norfolk. 19/07/14

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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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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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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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