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Latest posts by Dovefromabove


Posted: 23/01/2014 at 19:02

 Where've you all gone - buried under a snowdrift????? 


Posted: 23/01/2014 at 18:55

They would normally have turned to mush in the frosts - but if there is no frost they'll probably go on until midsummer - at least the autumn-sown ones 

look at what I found

Posted: 23/01/2014 at 18:52

 This may be of interest - there's a link at the bottom of the page where you can record your sighting. 

how do you attach a photo on this forum as its not on any of the icons?

Posted: 23/01/2014 at 09:58

What are you using Alan?


Posted: 23/01/2014 at 08:45
Tracey-Newbie wrote (see)
..............Is it normal to dream about sweet peas growing?????

Probably not Tracey, but that's what makes gardeners such interesting people 

unwanted leaflet

Posted: 23/01/2014 at 08:43

And sometimes mistakes happen and an extra one appears - be it leaflet or post 

Green roofs and walls

Posted: 23/01/2014 at 08:23



Posted: 23/01/2014 at 08:14

Good morning all - I was up and out stomping!  Now I'm back and showered.  A visit to the Aged Ps planned for later, but first I need another coffee 


Posted: 22/01/2014 at 19:19

Stacey - you have  a PM 

Archie, since I've had him I've trained my OH to eat and enjoy almost everything, but I've not trained him to eat haggis - he has sausages and I have all the haggis to myself 


Posted: 22/01/2014 at 18:31

Cullen skink is a delicious traditional Scottish soup made from smoked haddock poached in milk, with the addition of potatoes and leeks  - similar to a chowder - absolutely delicious.

I sometimes add some cockles and samphire, but wrong time of year for samphire and the fish van didn't have any cockles. 

Not too scary Nut 

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


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

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 
Replies: 5    Views: 286
Last Post: 22/05/2014 at 15:26

Under-gardener Award

Sometimes they really deserve a pat on the back 
Replies: 21    Views: 557
Last Post: 19/05/2014 at 22:02
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