Latest posts by Dovefromabove

Plant or weed please

Posted: 20/06/2015 at 19:43

Looks like Herb Robert aka Cranesbill (from the shape of the seedheads) - a wild flower, very 'aromatic' foliage when crushed - foliage reddens in dry conditions. 

What's this on my tree leaves? x

Posted: 20/06/2015 at 17:40

Looks like one of the many types of scale insect


Posted: 20/06/2015 at 17:37

Lesley, Wonky is very useful I agree, but it's taken quite a few years of basic groundwork to get her to this useful stage


Posted: 20/06/2015 at 17:36

Maybe some rose cuttings in the offing Verdun?

Garden diary

Posted: 20/06/2015 at 17:34

This is the one I have

It's taken a little time to find out how to make it 'work for me' but now I find it really useful - also it's the perfect size to pop in my handbag to take on garden visits and note 'must haves' and 'maybe's.


Posted: 20/06/2015 at 16:51

Oh dear - and I can understand it


Posted: 20/06/2015 at 16:45

Getting old and a little deaf here Wills ..........


Posted: 20/06/2015 at 16:44

The carbonara I ate in Italy was made with wild mushrooms from the pasture and woodlands - doesn't come much more authentic or classic than that


Posted: 20/06/2015 at 16:42

Don't think they make 'em more reputable than Kelways


Posted: 20/06/2015 at 16:34

Kelways are one of the best. A long established family firm and have won lots of medals including golds at Chelsea.  I've not bought from them recently, but I'm sure you'll not have any problems, they have a superb reputation.

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