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Posted: 12/05/2015 at 19:30

Hmmm - looks like here in East Anglia we're not getting the drop in temperature until the wee small hours of Thursday morning ...

Oh no.....not again...

Posted: 12/05/2015 at 19:23

So very sad

If you're not aware of Shelterbox - can I ask you to take a look

Such practical help!

Liatris Spicata

Posted: 12/05/2015 at 18:34

I definitely sowed some liatris spicata seeds last year

Apple Tree Dying?

Posted: 12/05/2015 at 18:25

I would rather give a tree a bucketful of water once a week than a little evey few days.


Posted: 12/05/2015 at 18:13

Considerably better thanks folks!  Nausea gone  

OH is cooking supper - we're having lamb cutlets too Pdoc, with mash and petit pois (frozen).


Joybell, sorry about the wasp - hope you're recovered


Posted: 12/05/2015 at 16:51

Thanks everyone   still on sofa but nausea seems to have gone (fingers crossed) - have to get better, am meeting friends for lunch in Cromer tomorrow!!!

OH is going to cook supper (under supervision)

We've had a torrential downpour today, just as OH was halfway to the shops on his bike.   He said he saw a horizontal rainbow! 

Mystery plant

Posted: 12/05/2015 at 16:43

The purple flowers are tulips - you can see the leaves peeking out from under the other plant.

The plant in question looks like one of the eryngiums to me - many of them have heart-shaped  or oval  basal leaves e.g. eryngium alpinum.

five plants id friend or foes?

Posted: 12/05/2015 at 15:43

In fact, it could dull the pain

unknown red stemmed weed help?

Posted: 12/05/2015 at 15:40

Check the instructions on the pack - different strength formulations vary. 

Wisteria help

Posted: 12/05/2015 at 14:55

One and a half feet = 18"   At least that far away from the wall

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