Dovefromabove


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Watering solution for disabled people+

Posted: 21/05/2016 at 15:12

Choose the right plants and it shouldn't need much watering after the first few weeks - have a look here


https://wolvesinlondon.com/2015/10/22/inspiration-from-beth-chattos-garden-9-tips-for-drought-tolerant-planting/ 


Good luck 

EU. In or Out?

Posted: 21/05/2016 at 13:57

That's the very same one Pp 

EU. In or Out?

Posted: 21/05/2016 at 13:52

Too late Verdun ......... we're on our way 


Need help to identify plant / weed

Posted: 21/05/2016 at 12:58

We had them in the garden with several dogs and they ignored them, but if yours is the sort of terrier who insists on eating everything it might be as well to get rid of it.  Just brushing against it and being around it shouldn't cause a problem.

Blue tit fledgling advice

Posted: 21/05/2016 at 12:43

Snap! Pp 

Blue tit fledgling advice

Posted: 21/05/2016 at 12:42

Blue tit chicks are usually pretty mobile quite quickly.  The parents will continue to feed them for a little while but they'll soon be on your rosebushes hoovering up the aphids.  There are probably lots of insects among the raspberries for them too.


Keeping a watch from a distance is the best you can do 

Need help to identify plant / weed

Posted: 21/05/2016 at 12:39

Euphorbia lathyris aka Caper Spurge https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Euphorbia_lathyris 


They often pop up in gardens at this time of year.  


I like them, but beware of getting the white sap on your skin as it can cause a nasty rash like a burn, especially in strong sunlight. 

Clematis flowers being eaten

Posted: 21/05/2016 at 10:28

Snails 

HELLO FORKERS May 2016 Edition

Posted: 21/05/2016 at 10:27
LesleyK says:

.........  Dove I bet you can't wait to get your amelanchier in the ground.  It looks a wonderfully healthy specimen..  


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See original post

 That particular tree was part of the Notcutt's spring display - I thought it was a really good specimen so I put my name on in but didn't fetch it home until they'd deconstructed the display.


Morning Wonky 

HELLO FORKERS May 2016 Edition

Posted: 21/05/2016 at 09:47

Mynx   Congratulations to you both on your anniversary and on becoming a Forker  



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