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HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 17/02/2014 at 18:12

MrsG, it's gorgeous - but according to this it might be a bit tender where you are 

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/gardening/howtogrow/3317847/How-to-grow-Edgeworthia-chrysantha.html 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 17/02/2014 at 16:52

I'd leave it until after things have flowered to be honest, and then if the birds have nested in there I'd leave those bits alone as well until the autumn 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 17/02/2014 at 15:47

Oooh, that is a bit of a tangle KEF, but the blackbird looks as if he may have plans for it 

What tree/shrub/s is it/are they?

Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 17/02/2014 at 15:39

Lizzie, I've got those violas 

http://s3.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/37671.jpg?width=350

 This is the part of the veg patch I dug and raked over today 

http://s3.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/37672.jpg?width=350

 That's why my back is sore - but it was so worth it

Rhubarb & Onion

Posted: 17/02/2014 at 15:29

The warm dry weather last summer will have encouraged it to send up flower spikes too Jim - mine had a couple of cans full of water most days during the dry spell as we're on a very free-draining loam. 

It's looking promising now  - crumble later this week 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/37668.jpg?width=307&height=350&mode=max

 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 17/02/2014 at 15:26

Sounds like my breakfast Stacey - dippy egg and strong black coffee 

Wow! Sunshine at last.

Posted: 17/02/2014 at 15:25

Yes summerwine - it was so good to be outside today without being buffeted by the wind 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 17/02/2014 at 15:18

Stacey - my lupins always succumb to the predations of slugs and snails - scatter some grit or sharp sand around them!!! 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 17/02/2014 at 13:32

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-cornwall-26224607  What a hero!!! 

The first one I've seen this year - 2014

Posted: 17/02/2014 at 13:29

Hi Thomas - good to see you posting again - how's the gardening in pots going? 

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 
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Last Post: 19/05/2014 at 22:02
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