Dovefromabove


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HELLO FORKERS! September Edition

Posted: 06/09/2016 at 07:10

Good morning Chicky  and the rest of you as you arrive 


I'm starting off my day with a 


It's warm out there, nearly 19C, but there's a sort of misty dampness in the air - a real autumn feel - but the grass is still the colour of cardboard 

HELLO FORKERS! September Edition

Posted: 05/09/2016 at 20:24

Glad you had a good day BL 


I once had the memorable experience of being one of the escorts for a group of LD teenagers on the steam train from Sheringham - a great time was had by all ... escorts included 

What is this?

Posted: 05/09/2016 at 19:45

That was going to be my first question too Hosta 

Photos

Posted: 05/09/2016 at 19:28

Lovely pic Fairy 

Photos

Posted: 05/09/2016 at 19:27

They are still looking at it Hosta 

Photos

Posted: 05/09/2016 at 19:13

As I understand it, this forum is 'all new' - can't cobble together one bit from here and another from there.  


The canna is beautiful  it's got some rainspots on it from the weekend, but it's still absolutely wonderful xx

Photos

Posted: 05/09/2016 at 19:06

Most apart from very large were uploading fine at the end of last week.  I'd been having the same problems uploading photos but the tech team did something last week that fixed most of it and I uploaded some photos - no resizing involved. 






I couldn't upload any of these a fortnight ago, but it was fine at the end of last week and obviously fine today.


Curiously I can't upload any in portrait format, only landscape - Nora is trying to find out why. 

Maple Tree

Posted: 05/09/2016 at 17:29

Don't remove more than 30% of the branches, otherwise you'll stimulate lots of new growth, which is not what you want.  


This might be helpful http://www.trees.org.uk/Help-Advice/Public/A-brief-guide-to-tree-work-terminology-and-definit 

Using vinegar to kill weeds

Posted: 05/09/2016 at 15:20

Hear! Hear!  Posy ... fancy you and I being controversial 

HELLO FORKERS! September Edition

Posted: 05/09/2016 at 15:01

Fairy, I'm going to get Hosta to give me his cast offs 


Clari - take care and look after yourself - don't forget that you and your health have to come first ((hugs))

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

RIP Ric Staines ... East Anglian gardening legend

 
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Reasons to be cheerful

A thread of things to make us smile when the going gets tough ...  
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Fruit ID please

Picked in Spain 
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Seeking blueberry advice

Just starting out ... choosing varieties  
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Last Post: 25/09/2017 at 21:13

Photos from Whipsnade Zoo

 
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Last Post: 16/09/2017 at 17:48

The Virtual Café

Tried and tested recipes to use up a glut and fill the pantry shelves 
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Last Post: 22/08/2017 at 17:16

A new snake in the UK!!!

Now there are four ........... 
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Last Post: 07/08/2017 at 22:38

Please ID my mystery plant

I don't recognise this ...  
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Last Post: 03/08/2017 at 14:55

Hello Forkers ... August edition

A friendly place of frolics and conversation where everyone is welcome to join in to chat and procrastinate to their heart's content...  
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Harvest 2017

 
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Two shrubs need a name please

Saved from the skip ... but what are they? 
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Hello Forkers ... July Edition

A friendly place of frolics and chat where everyone is welcome to pass the time and procrastinate to their hearts' content ... 
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Last Post: 01/08/2017 at 05:26

Photobucket

New situation ... ? 
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Wildlife online ... interesting website

Foxes, Hedgehogs, badgers, deer, frogs, toads, newts, bats, butterflies, birds ..... 
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The Great British Wildflower Hunt

Will you join in ...  
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