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Latest posts by Dovefromabove

Help for flooded gardens

Posted: 14/03/2014 at 15:47


Fig Tree

Posted: 14/03/2014 at 15:35

Alan - Dog Licences were abolished in 1987 - but then we're a bit behind the times here in Norfolk 


Posted: 14/03/2014 at 14:11

Chilly here brrrrrr!!!   The sun's peeked through the fog but it's too late to warm us up - rhubarb crumbles being made now, then I'll make crab soufflé and salad for supper. 

To prune or not to prune

Posted: 14/03/2014 at 13:55

Yes, cut it right down to about your knee height now.  Cut each stem back to just above a bud.  It looks drastic but it'll be fantastic.  

The mystery of pH.

Posted: 14/03/2014 at 10:48

Good idea David 


Posted: 14/03/2014 at 09:05

Tony Benn RIP


Posted: 14/03/2014 at 09:01

Totally agree Doc - a bit of a hero in this household. 

Help for flooded gardens

Posted: 14/03/2014 at 08:51

Artjak - check your PMs 

Iris Reticulata. Gordon Fletcher

Posted: 14/03/2014 at 07:01

They last a few years for me, but as Nut said, they do gradually diminish - as Mike suggested, try placing them in a sunny spot and crossing your fingers 


Posted: 14/03/2014 at 06:52

Good morning all   Thick fog here and another helicopter crash down the road 

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Bargain Roses

For a limited time only 
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Last Post: 19/10/2014 at 10:57

Prepare for a heatwave!!!

It's not winter yet ....... 
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Last Post: 14/10/2014 at 11:25

Recording the weather in your garden

Do you? 
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Last Post: 28/09/2014 at 14:37

Gardener's World discussed on Points of View

Complaints about change of time and cancellations 
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Last Post: 26/09/2014 at 06:36

Trip to Cambridge University Botanical Garden 11th October

All welcome ............who's coming? 
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Last Post: 14/10/2014 at 10:46

If you're buying big pots ....

Beware of being offered stolen property 
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Last Post: 20/09/2014 at 10:10

Grafting fruit trees

An art and a science 
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Last Post: 16/09/2014 at 21:38


Reporting the Spanish slugs 
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Last Post: 07/09/2014 at 15:49

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 .............. 
Replies: 12    Views: 412
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


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


How to get around the current problem .... 
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Last Post: 23/07/2014 at 22:02
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