Dovefromabove


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Hello Forkers - February 2018

Posted: 21/02/2018 at 12:25

Oh ... and Fritillaria imperialis ........ 

Hello Forkers - February 2018

Posted: 21/02/2018 at 12:24

Obelixx ... we have a burnt orange velvet cushion ... it looked just fabulous with the yarn when I was knitting the cardi ... it was the perfect colour to go with that green and John Lewis haberdashery had the exact colour 


I don't do orange flowers ........... except for that amazing trailing begonia I had a couple of years ago ... oh, and nasturtiums ......... and calendulas ........... maybe I do do orange flowers after all .  

Hello Forkers - February 2018

Posted: 21/02/2018 at 12:11

Back from tennis ... a good game and knee still in one piece and not very painful  and ..... we beat the Demon Server in both his service games and I won my service game  

Inside Asia's Largest Market For Gardeners

Posted: 21/02/2018 at 10:19
Daisy33 says:

I will third that, good to see you back Durrendal.


See original post

 I agree 

Hello Forkers - February 2018

Posted: 21/02/2018 at 09:57

They're actually 'Burnt Orange'  if that's more acceptable 

Hello Forkers - February 2018

Posted: 21/02/2018 at 09:40

Yes, that worked ... not a great photo ... too much sofa and not enough cardi .... but definitely a cardi with attitude as befits Wonky 

Hello Forkers - February 2018

Posted: 21/02/2018 at 09:36

Have a lovely outing BL   Hope all goes well for your OH 


Hosta   You've trained him well 


Pdoc ... that sounds a very practical solution 


NannyB ... we sent virtual pizzas to Nora and the team last night in case they were working late on the glitch 


A gentle game of tennis is planned for later this morning, but first you'd better take a look at Wonky's husband cardi 


Oh!  It won't appear ... perhaps it'll post from my phone ... hold on a min 


Last edited: 21 February 2018 09:38:15

Can someone help identify this plant please?

Posted: 21/02/2018 at 09:25

On reflection and now that I'm able to zoom in I tend to agree with Borderline's suggestion of Phacelia.


It's often included in mixes of seeds for pollinators. 

Last edited: 21 February 2018 09:26:01

Can someone help identify this plant please?

Posted: 21/02/2018 at 08:37

It looks a bit like my Cephalaria gigantea, but that has pale yellow flowers ... don't know if there are similar plants with different coloured flowers ...?

Last edited: 21 February 2018 08:37:38

Hello Forkers - February 2018

Posted: 21/02/2018 at 08:00

Good morning all  G'day Pat 


Hurrah! Pics are back!  Looks like the pizzas worked!  Thank you Nora and the team 


Lovely photo Pat 

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