Dovefromabove


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HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 06/09/2015 at 17:13

OOooooooooooh Yvie - did you fall asleep on the keyboard?????????

Verdun, don't use up all that lovely sunshine - you're supposed to be saving some for us

And I've heard that  they're going to start filming Poldark again when we're down there - you're going to want sunshine if you've got more scything to do

Contorted willow

Posted: 06/09/2015 at 15:10

I would take cuttings - they'll strike easily in damp soil - then when your original tree has to be taken down, you'll have more to replace it with.

Identification

Posted: 06/09/2015 at 15:08

Great minds Fishy

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 06/09/2015 at 15:05

I thought this was it

Fig tree

Posted: 06/09/2015 at 14:58

This should give you the information you need http://www.gardenersworld.com/how-to/projects/planting/how-to-plant-a-fig-tree/112.html

Do you know what variety it is?

Herbs - Pots or In The Soil

Posted: 06/09/2015 at 14:53

Much better to grow them outside, but some die down in the winter unless they're indoors. 

Identification

Posted: 06/09/2015 at 14:50

Picture 1, the little pale green seedlings in the centre of the picture?  Could be seedlings from an opium poppy

Picture 2 could be a rather limp and sorry for itself Centaurea montana

but either could also be several other things - clearer pictures would lead to better identification

old apple tree

Posted: 06/09/2015 at 13:41

Or get one of these http://www.primrose.co.uk/-p-84274.html?adtype=pla&kwd=&showPLA=true&gclid=CLClqJK34scCFcUcGwodKfYPFQ

Other types are available

Lawn

Posted: 06/09/2015 at 13:39

Perfect time of year and conditions for fungi - they're part of nature's way of breaking down organic matter in the soil.  There's no need to get rid of them - just enjoy them as part of the wonderful natural display we get at this time of year. 

However, if you mow the lawn with the toadstools there you'll get a mushy mess, so just knock them down and sweep them away before mowing.  You can put them on the compost heap.

 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 06/09/2015 at 12:27

Thanks Fidget

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Choose just one ...

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