Latest posts by Dovefromabove

5 Fun Facts About Plants

Posted: 27/08/2017 at 23:02

Advertising in biography. Reported. 

when should I prune Buddleia ?

Posted: 27/08/2017 at 19:35

Welcome aboard Jacknjill 

Don't hesitate to start a new thread for any queries you may have 

Yellow plum/damson leaves

Posted: 27/08/2017 at 19:26

I think March is quite late to be planting bare root trees ... spring is already well under way by then ... and then we had really warm dry weather after that ... I think they've just been marking time and will get going a bit better next year 

Hello Forkers ... August edition

Posted: 27/08/2017 at 19:21

Not my paintbrush Joyce   .... his 

Red spots on hydrangea leaves

Posted: 27/08/2017 at 18:26

Sounds like autumn to me 

Yellow plum/damson leaves

Posted: 27/08/2017 at 17:40


My Runner Beans Keep Dying HELP !!

Posted: 27/08/2017 at 17:36

How much water have you been giving them ... we're on free-draining loam and mine have the sprinkler on them for half an hour three times a week, whether it's rained or not. 

Last edited: 27 August 2017 17:36:36

Dwarf French beans

Posted: 27/08/2017 at 17:22

Probably a little bit of cross pollination with a purple podded variety somewhere in their ancestry.  Nothing to worry about.  Enjoy 

Tree Fungus

Posted: 27/08/2017 at 15:59

Think you may be right Borderline ... the way the tree is growing looks familiar ... I used to drive past one on the way to work ... the bean pods twist as they ripen and used to remind me of musical notes hanging among the branches ... I've obviously been watching too many episodes of the Clangers 

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Seeking blueberry advice

Just starting out ... choosing varieties  
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Photos from Whipsnade Zoo

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The Virtual Café

Tried and tested recipes to use up a glut and fill the pantry shelves 
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A new snake in the UK!!!

Now there are four ........... 
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Please ID my mystery plant

I don't recognise this ...  
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Hello Forkers ... August edition

A friendly place of frolics and conversation where everyone is welcome to join in to chat and procrastinate to their heart's content...  
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Harvest 2017

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Two shrubs need a name please

Saved from the skip ... but what are they? 
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Last Post: 16/07/2017 at 16:16

Hello Forkers ... July Edition

A friendly place of frolics and chat where everyone is welcome to pass the time and procrastinate to their hearts' content ... 
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New situation ... ? 
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Wildlife online ... interesting website

Foxes, Hedgehogs, badgers, deer, frogs, toads, newts, bats, butterflies, birds ..... 
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The Great British Wildflower Hunt

Will you join in ...  
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Hello Forkers ... June Edition

A friendly place of frolics and chat where everyone is welcome to pass the time and procrastinate to their hearts' content ... 
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Shrub ID please

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Fidget, I know you gave me this ...

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