Dovefromabove


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Fibre-glass switchers - your personal experience please

Posted: 25/08/2015 at 08:11

I have no experience with the fibreglass switchers - I've always found the traditional birch besom to work perfectly well for me.

An observation.....

Posted: 25/08/2015 at 07:58

That is interesting Verdun - has anyone noticed whether slugs avoid red oakleaf lettuce and radicchio?

 

overgrown beds

Posted: 25/08/2015 at 07:53

Yes, those beds could really do with being quite a bit wider - then those plants would look fabulous

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 25/08/2015 at 07:52

Good morning Verdun - enjoy that walk - I love autumn morning walks

Good morning Wonky   Tell Pa Womble to bring some waterproof sealant on his next visit!

Have a good day!

An observation.....

Posted: 25/08/2015 at 07:47

It's 'that time of year' for slugs - large examples of Arion rufus are out there on my lawn at the moment .......... in pairs

Green tomatoes

Posted: 25/08/2015 at 07:39

The only thing I can think of is to move them into a cool corner - are they in pots?

We're not going away until late September by when hopefully most of ours will be ripe and eaten or roasted and made into sauce etc.  The last few will hopefully be attended to by our kind neighbour

Sweet Woodruff

Posted: 25/08/2015 at 07:34

While on the subject of Sweet Woodruff - a German friend has lots of uses for it - particularly Maibowle - a sort of sweet punch flavoured with the woodruff and drunk in spring.

some recipes here http://spoonfulsofgermany.com/2015/05/09/mays-sweetest-herb/

Sweet Woodruff

Posted: 25/08/2015 at 07:15

I can vouch for that particular strain of Sweet Woodruff Fishy - does very well in my dry shade

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 25/08/2015 at 07:11

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 25/08/2015 at 06:55

Morning Chicky Didn't mean to go to sea is based on the Orwell Estuary - down by Pin Mill etc - you can't go to sea on the Broads

The Butt & Oyster is highly recommended if you don't already know it!

Good walks along the river after lunch

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Hello Forkers January 2017 Edition

A friendly place where everyone is welcome to chat about all sorts of things  
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What is blooming in your garden? 
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RIP Rick Parfitt

 
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Stolen wheelbarrow in Cornwall

 
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Brrrrrrrrrrr! Cold night ahead

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Loose brick

Do you have an easy DIY solution? 
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The things gardeners get up to!

 
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Muscari parviflorum

Does anyone know this plant? 
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Anyone following the cricket?

England's tour of India 
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French gardeners - do you know this viburnum?

 
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Bressingham Gardens autumn colour

The Dell Garden and Foggy Bottom looking a picture in October 2016 
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A golden fastigiate yew?

Which ... 
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Apple Day Events 2016

Dates and Locations etc - is there one near you? 
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Normal for Norfolk???

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Wot izzit?

Plant ID please 
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