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Posted: 03/02/2014 at 08:48

I've PMd you KEF   and you've misunderstood me - your primulas are Drumstick or Denticulatas - the ones at Fairhaven are Candelabra 

Rushing around this morning as heading south to visit daughter 

GardenIng jokes

Posted: 03/02/2014 at 08:29

The thread's called Gardening Jokes 

Proud Father

Posted: 03/02/2014 at 08:14

It's good to share .......... James, give our congratulations and best wishes to your son and tell him we've said he should be very proud of himself 


Posted: 03/02/2014 at 08:03

Good morning all - well done in zapping that spammer Fg - what on earth was that about 

Chicky, I love that witch hazel - and also the vase - that'd look very good in here    Must get son to keep an eye out for one like that when he's doing the auction round. 


Managing a laurel hedge around a boundary wall

Posted: 02/02/2014 at 20:19

Tsk tsk - someone forgot to credit the original work

There we are 

Snowdrop Walk - East Anglia

Posted: 02/02/2014 at 20:03

I'm planning on taking my walking boots - hopefully they should be enough 


Posted: 02/02/2014 at 19:57

Just had a call from my son offering me a trip down to Cornwall and back Tuesday/Wednesday - just a bit too short notice as I've got some other stuff on 

Sitting here stuffed with roast pork and Yorkshire puddings - OH is washing up 


Posted: 02/02/2014 at 19:52


Log pile

Posted: 02/02/2014 at 18:36

What sort of risk are they thinking of - children climbing on logs which roll?  Well, they shouldn't be doing that because they should be leaving it quiet for the bugs and beasts.

Can't really think of anything else - I grew up playing in fields, ditches woods and barns and I still have four limbs and my head and various other bits and pieces.

You might find some help from the people here wildaboutbritain co uk 

and here

 Oh, can't make the second one do a direct link but if you highlight it you can ask Google to search for it 



Cutting back Pelargoniums

Posted: 02/02/2014 at 18:02

My daughter in law, living on the Suffolk coast, has pelargoniums in flower  this weekend in tubs in her front garden!

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Formatting Problems

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John Innes Compost

All your questions answered 
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Some wonderful photographs of wonderful trees 
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Hallowe'en Party 31 Oct in The Log Cabin, Verdun's Garden

All welcome ............who's coming? 
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It's a mystery ....

Can you name this plant? 
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Bargain Roses

For a limited time only 
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Prepare for a heatwave!!!

It's not winter yet ....... 
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Recording the weather in your garden

Do you? 
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Gardener's World discussed on Points of View

Complaints about change of time and cancellations 
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Trip to Cambridge University Botanical Garden 11th October

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If you're buying big pots ....

Beware of being offered stolen property 
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Grafting fruit trees

An art and a science 
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