Latest posts by Dovefromabove

Dragon plant leaves patchy and brown

Posted: 21/10/2016 at 09:09

If it was in the reduced section, it might be that it had been neglected in store - either under or over watered - and in these cases the effects sometimes appear after the event - with tlc it may well recover, but it might get worse before it gets better. 

Good luck.  

HELLO FORKERS! October Edition

Posted: 21/10/2016 at 08:46

Fairy - I heard that French journalist - what he said will stay with me a long time - as you say, so humbling. 

what to plant now

Posted: 21/10/2016 at 08:42

  I spoke too soon - the heavens have just opened and it's too wet underfoot to go onto the veg patch -  but the next fine day will be Broad Bean Sowing Day.

Last edited: 21 October 2016 08:43:09

Pembrokeshire coastal villages

Posted: 21/10/2016 at 08:36

I love South Wales and The Gower 

HELLO FORKERS! October Edition

Posted: 21/10/2016 at 07:37

I remember Aberfan so clearly - my cousins lived nearby and my aunt was a teacher at a S Wales village school.  Absolutely horrendous 

Last edited: 21 October 2016 07:38:22

what to plant now

Posted: 21/10/2016 at 07:27

Not a lot can be planted at this time of year, but now is the perfect time to sow broad beans variety Aquadulce 'Claudia', to overwinter and provide an earlier crop than spring sown seeds. I shall be sowing mine today. 

HELLO FORKERS! October Edition

Posted: 21/10/2016 at 07:05

Good morning to you all from Nelson's own county - whilst celebrating  the victory at Trafalgar we also remember the loss of our most famous son. 

HELLO FORKERS! October Edition

Posted: 20/10/2016 at 18:40

Absolutely agree Obxx. Brioche and marmalade make a divine b&b pud. Also agree re Philip Green, nasty slimy greedy vulgar arrogant two - faced ar$e 

HELLO FORKERS! October Edition

Posted: 20/10/2016 at 17:56

Do you know Clari, I've never had a fat rascal 

HELLO FORKERS! October Edition

Posted: 20/10/2016 at 17:07
Fairygirl says:

...  Anyone seen Steve and Hosta? Oh - there they are....they're getting so slim I can hardly see them....

See original post

 Maybe they've slipped through a grating into a drain and been washed away ............. 

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