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Dovefromabove


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China

Posted: 26/03/2016 at 15:52

Very true Hosta - that's a really important issue

Plants for wildflide pond

Posted: 26/03/2016 at 15:22

I've bumped your earlier thread up for you

And yes, the newts and frogs will find your pond ... when we were in an inner city terrace in the middle of Student Land, frogs found the tiny pond we made, within a few weeks

New pond

Posted: 26/03/2016 at 15:20

Bumping up

Gardners world magazine April

Posted: 26/03/2016 at 14:52

There are several different sorts - some are tough as old boots - some are more prima donna-ish

https://www.rhs.org.uk/advice/profile?pid=177

HELLO FORKERS March 2016 edition

Posted: 26/03/2016 at 14:32

Obelixx - the real Possum will re-emerge - take no notice of her behaviour, continue to treat her as the lovely person she really is and it will happen ..... eventually

Snake head fritillaria

Posted: 26/03/2016 at 14:23

The meadows where I know them to grow are regularly flooded in the winter - I don't think it can be too wet for them

http://www.suffolkwildlifetrust.org/reserves/fox-fritillary-meadow

Tiger Bean

Posted: 26/03/2016 at 12:53

What does it say on the back of the packet?

Tomato seeds

Posted: 26/03/2016 at 12:50

Oh certainly I agree  Chris, don't let them dry out ... I just watch out for the leaves to just begin to get soft and then the pots get a good soaking. 

Out of 20+ pots of outdoor toms last year I had two fruits with BER early on ... and I'm still using frozen tomato sauce for pasta etc from last year's harvest

Snake head fritillaria

Posted: 26/03/2016 at 12:44

They grow wild in a meadow near my old home - they are exquisite - if I had some there's no way I'd give them away, no matter how much I loved my wedding guests

China

Posted: 26/03/2016 at 12:42

Some seeds bought on ebay from China turn out to be what they say they are.  Some don't. 

You pays your money and you takes your chances.  Fine if you want an adventure - but if I want to be sure of what I'm getting I'll buy from a company that operates under European laws and with consumer's rights etc. 

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

HELLO FORKERS May 2016 Edition

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Choose just one ...

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Tracking their arrival 
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Whoops! I've done it again ......

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Job Done!

At last you've done that job you've been putting off for ages ... 
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HELLO FORKERS! part two

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Lily Beetle !!!

Is this the first of the year??? 
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If you listen to the Archers ....

...... or even if you don't ................. 
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East Anglian Snowdrop Walk

Anyone interested? 
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