Dovefromabove


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What's this?....

Posted: 26/08/2017 at 19:46

Usually laurels are kept well trimmed then you don't get the flowers and berries.  

Are these sloes?

Posted: 26/08/2017 at 19:39

Not sloes ... damsons 


You can make damson gin instead ... delicious 

Hello Forkers ... August edition

Posted: 26/08/2017 at 19:37

Or what about Sarcococca confusa ... it's on the deer resistant list here   http://www.carolynsingergardens.com/deer.html 

Hello Forkers ... August edition

Posted: 26/08/2017 at 19:29

Ilex crenata - this site says they don't eat it http://www.bada-uk.org/deer-repellent-plants 

Hello Forkers ... August edition

Posted: 26/08/2017 at 19:24
chicky says:

... will need to find a deer resistant substitute for my winter structure - anyone any thoughts.  ...



See original post

 What about Ilex crenata ... would they nibble the new shoots of that? 


http://www.crocus.co.uk/plants/_/ilex-crenata-dark-green-icoprins11-pbr/classid.2000020898/ 


Have a peaceful evening Wonky ... love to Lovely Hub  ... say hello to my step-grandson from his Spare Gran 

What is this climber

Posted: 26/08/2017 at 17:23

It looks to me quite  like a kiwi fruit vine .............. what do others think ................. 

Last edited: 26 August 2017 17:23:59

What is this climber

Posted: 26/08/2017 at 17:21

That's ok Robsy ... this site has a few idiocyncrasies especially re pictures, but we love it 


I'll have a look ............. 

Rose sucker?

Posted: 26/08/2017 at 17:19

My pleasure ... let us know how it does next year 

The effect of Brexit on your garden

Posted: 26/08/2017 at 16:56

I used to pluck geese 


At the age of 16 Ma left her office job in Luton to become a Landgirl, having enjoyed summers spent feeding the chickens and calves on her uncle's farm ......... a steep learning curve for her too   but eventually she became a farmer 

Last edited: 26 August 2017 16:58:18

What is this climber

Posted: 26/08/2017 at 16:53

Hi Robsy ... if the photo won't upload try reducing the size 

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Fruit ID please

Picked in Spain 
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Seeking blueberry advice

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Photos from Whipsnade Zoo

 
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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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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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Photobucket

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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