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Posted: 24/09/2013 at 08:00

I sent Daniel a PM earlier this morning - but it seems better now 


Posted: 24/09/2013 at 06:42

Oh glory be, of course PMA!  How could I not have realised that - probably because of the way work is at the moment, we wouldn't recognise any PMA if it got up and bit us on the kneecaps  

Stacey, not my Echinaceas - they're Mrs G's   can't take the credit for those lovely pink ones, although I've got some little pink plugs coming on - I've only got gorgeous white ones with reflexed petals in my garden so far.

But I did plant these gorgeous violas in little pots yesterday, to go on the table on the terrace over the winter

 Just couldn't resist them   I've already been out on the terrace this morning with a torch just to look at them again - and they have a lovely perfume too - perfect for the table where we have our morning coffee on bright days, even in the winter 

Good Evening FORKERS

Posted: 23/09/2013 at 21:48

Hmm yes, does seem to need refreshing - but then don't we all ..... from time to time 

23 more working days 

I managed to spend an hour in the garden when I got home this evening.  I'd popped in to the GC just to pick up some compost and a few more half seed trays - but they'd got a sale of veg and flower seeds on so I grabbed some Cosmos Antiquity looks gorgeous, and some sweet peas Sweet Chariot, and then couldn't walk past the trays of the sweetest little Violas, Sorbet Yellow Frost

Totally irresistable - 6 for £3.49 

I've put some in three little pots in a tray to go on the table on the terrace now, and three more I've potted into an alpine pot and cut hard back so they should form stocky plants for later in the winter. 


Posted: 23/09/2013 at 21:32

I know it's way past time, but Panda, whats a PMA ?  I googled and got this lot - now I'm even more confused

Produce Marketing Association

Pretty Much Amazing: PMA 

  •   The Official Website of Philippine Military Academy
  •   Philadelphia Museum of Art
  • PMA - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia‎   Pilates Method Alliance
  •   Photo Marketing Association International
  • PMA - Home  
  • The PMA – Personal Managers Association‎Terms and Conditions    
  • PMA | FRANK‎     PMA is a tablet with similar effects to ecstasy. Find out the risks of this drug and if you have a question or want some advice, talk to FRANK.    

    By the way site seems fine to me 

    Good Evening FORKERS

    Posted: 23/09/2013 at 21:17

    Seems fine to me 

    Good Evening FORKERS

    Posted: 23/09/2013 at 21:16

    Hello folks!  Good cake Stacey   

    Let's see if the forum is working for me .... 

    Advice about crocosmia needed

    Posted: 23/09/2013 at 06:31

    I was trying desperately to remember 'O' level biology and how corms develop - then I checked Wiki - here we are, including stuff about crocosmia 

    I think that your corms might flower next year - give them some FB&B and see what happens.  You've got nothing to lose have you 


    Giant Peas?

    Posted: 23/09/2013 at 06:18

    Sarah Raven's site says they grow to 4 ft. although other sites agree with you about 30"


    Posted: 23/09/2013 at 06:13

    Good morning all   more cake anyone?   Or shall we save it for Afternoon Tea? 

    Good Evening FORKERS

    Posted: 22/09/2013 at 21:29

    Don't ............... I'm back to work tomorrow after 4 days off ............. the closer retirement gets the harder it is to go in to work 

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