Latest posts by Dovefromabove


Posted: 01/08/2015 at 14:28

Pat, has he always been this acquisitive or is it a newly acquired skill  


Posted: 01/08/2015 at 13:59

Take it back from him Pat - you can usually plug in a normal mouse to a laptop and use that instead of the mousepad.  That's what my OH does (he's younger than me ).

Lavandula angustifolia growth problem

Posted: 01/08/2015 at 13:57

Really good information on pruning your lavender  here


Posted: 01/08/2015 at 13:51

Yes, if you click and zoom you can see the snow

How far away are the mountains?


Posted: 01/08/2015 at 13:46

Congratulations on the laptop by another name Pat E   Persevere with the mousepad - after years and years of using an ordinary mouse both at home and work, I'm now quicker on the pad than the mouse   It can be done

Talkback: Powdery mildew

Posted: 01/08/2015 at 12:49

Then just give it plenty of water - in dry spells a bucket full every other day

The damaged leaves will probably die and fall, but it'll recover and grow some more.

Talkback: Powdery mildew

Posted: 01/08/2015 at 12:30

Lorraine, is it in a container?  If so how big?

What sort of compost?

How often are you watering it and how much?

Posting Issues?

Posted: 01/08/2015 at 12:28

I think there's other people around who are far more likely to cause upset ... but in their case it's intentional

Posting Issues?

Posted: 01/08/2015 at 12:22

I think that's highly unlikely Steve

Talkback: 10 agapanthus to grow

Posted: 01/08/2015 at 12:21

Buy agapanthus bulbs in the spring and plant them in pots yourself - much cheaper.  They're available from most garden centres and nurseries in the spring, or look online.

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

ID please

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Hosta! Where's Hosta?

Look at the canna you gave us! 
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Salvia greggii and Clem Daniel Deronda

Moving them about ... two questions ...  
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A friendly place where we can chat to each other about all sorts of things ... everyone welcome  
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Gardener's Garters

Phlaris arundinacea var. Picta 
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Blight resistant tomatoes

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Such a handsome chap

Look who I found  
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Last Post: 19/06/2016 at 18:14

ID please

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Last Post: 12/06/2016 at 14:22

A place with some land?

Who was it that wanted to get away from it all? 
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Last Post: 19/05/2016 at 19:01

Espaliered pear tree - when to let it produce fruit?

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Last Post: 14/05/2016 at 17:14

Clematis - Daniel Deronda - odd coloured flower

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HELLO FORKERS May 2016 Edition

A friendly place where we can chat to each other about all sorts of things - everyone welcome!  
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Choose just one ...

If you were coming here with us today what would you get? 
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Ceratostigma willmottianum 'Forest Blue'

Do you know it? Do you grow it? 
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Swallows, swifts and martins - have you seen them yet?

Tracking their arrival 
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