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Posted: 18/06/2015 at 06:40

Good morning all   Lovely sunny morning here - I think it's a gardening day

And great excitement 'cos Wonky's coming for a quick visit tomorrow   The list making starts now ....

What have I planted here?

Posted: 17/06/2015 at 20:22

Ah - I didn't see  your last two posts Craigh - well, that's one idea out of the window. 

Can you remember what types of seeds you had, then we might have a better chance?

What have I planted here?

Posted: 17/06/2015 at 20:13

That was my thought Pansyface - but we are rather clutching at straws here aren't we - Craigh hasn't even told us if he sowed flowers or veggies - does he have any of the old seed packets lying around?

Do Bees fight?

Posted: 17/06/2015 at 20:10

The worker bees don't actually live very long, and if they die or are unwell in the nest the other bees will remove them and deposit them outside to remove danger of infection etc spreading.

Lots of info here


Posted: 17/06/2015 at 19:30

BL - Tomettes are gorgeous


We're having some really strong gusts of wind at the moment with very quiet spells in between - a little while ago I thought my name might be Dorothy and I lived in Kansas

I think Vino collapso might be on the cards here too ...........

Helpnwith ID of plant

Posted: 17/06/2015 at 17:51

I agree with Edd   but it's now known as   Silene coronaria

I had a young apple

Posted: 17/06/2015 at 17:20

Oh dear - if the Round Up has got on the suckers or the bark of the tree then I think it's finished.

Jumbo pea nuts

Posted: 17/06/2015 at 17:17

Did you buy it in the UK?  If so I'd have thought the seller should have some idea where you can get suitable nuts


Posted: 17/06/2015 at 16:15

Well, MIL says she loses quite a few gooseberries to blackbirds, and just put 'gooseberries blackbirds' into Google and see what you get!

Jumbo pea nuts

Posted: 17/06/2015 at 15:54

Try the RSPB site - if they don't have what you want you could try contacting them for advice - if they don't know I can't imagine that anyone else will

Good luck

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