Dovefromabove


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HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 31/10/2015 at 15:59

 


You look fantastic!!!

 

Spratts for tea

Posted: 31/10/2015 at 15:54

Love fish roe of all sorts, but soft herring roes are simply delicious!

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 31/10/2015 at 15:35

Just had a phone chat with Wonky - she sends ((hugs)) to all, especially Chicky - glad OH is home

Wonky and her lovely hub have a friend down from Liverpool for the weekend, and are having a bit of a gathering to 'warm the new flat' so she's not got time to post at the moment.  I've told her I'll pass on her best wishes to you all.

Hosta - that sounds brilliant for OH

Now I'm going to have a doze, as I'll be driving late this evening.

Adult vine weevil

Posted: 31/10/2015 at 15:25

If this is the Parrot Plant you're talking about, it needs to be indoors in a bright warm place for the winter.  Lots of info here http://www.strangewonderfulthings.com/102.htm

Spratts for tea

Posted: 31/10/2015 at 14:59

Watercress and pink grapefruit salad   along the lines of this one http://www.marthastewart.com/313501/watercress-pink-grapefruit-and-walnut-sa

Turkish sage & Begenias

Posted: 31/10/2015 at 13:45

I do most of my tidying up in the early spring - as you say, the wildlife need somewhere to spend the winter.  Fungi are useful - they break down organic matter and incorporate it into the soil.  Not a problem

Tomatoes & Hydroponics

Posted: 31/10/2015 at 13:41

The nutrients in healthy garden soil are more complex than anything that can be supplied by Vitopod or anyone else. 

Saving tomato seeds

Posted: 31/10/2015 at 13:25

Everything you need to know is here http://www.realseeds.co.uk/seedsavinginfo.html

Just scroll down until you get to Tomatoes

Turkish sage & Begenias

Posted: 31/10/2015 at 13:02

Nut    Mr Google tells me it's another name for Phlomis russeliana

Unexplained frog deaths

Posted: 31/10/2015 at 11:45

Female frogs are leaving the ponds and looking for hiding places to spend the winter - this makes them vulnerable to predation - magpies and other members of the crow family will pick them up by a limb and shake until ................. then another limb......... etc   but even corvids have to eat ...

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