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Garden Pictures 2016

Posted: 29/06/2016 at 21:42

Actually, now I look at it, I don't think it's Niobe - the petals look a bit too rounded. 

Rouge Cardinal is very free flowering. I had it in a previous garden. Lovely plant. Delightful anyway, whatever it is!   

I'm assuming from your forum name you're in Fife? 

Garden Pictures 2016

Posted: 29/06/2016 at 20:44

Hey Flyfifer, do you like Honeysuckle by any chance?   

Lovely pix.  Particularly like the 'view' into your gravelled area. 

Is that Niobe? One of my faves. 


Posted: 29/06/2016 at 20:38

Fishy - I bought a packet of Harebells this year as I love seeing them on the hills in summer. I've got a good lot all growing away. 

If you'd like some, I'd be happy to send them to you. There's more than I'll ever use! 


Posted: 29/06/2016 at 20:04

I'll see it on the review prog Dove. He looks like a lovely guy. 


Posted: 29/06/2016 at 19:43

Evening all. A downpoury kind of day but at least it was slightly warmer.

Had to go to B&Q after work but older fairylet made dinner so that was a bonus. Did 'the lad' get beaten Dove? Not seen or heard yet. I'm making an assumption though  

He was so thrilled the other day, and his supporters too. It was a great match too, and a well deserved win. 

doc- it's such an unpleasant situation. Think you're handling it extremely well. If you get the jump on him by contacting the police first, it makes a big difference, especially if you 'keep the heid' ...

I now have a bed to sleep in  - may even sleep in it tonight! 

I'll have to rig up a curtain though. Don't want to frighten the natives...   

Breaded Iris Question?

Posted: 29/06/2016 at 12:47


Worries & troubles that affect Forum friends - part 2

Posted: 29/06/2016 at 12:42

DD - I would have had a relatively good split from my husband. Unfortunately, the new partner decided HE was in charge and made things far more protracted and difficult than they would ever have been. In the end, it cost me a lot more financially, not to mention the stress involved being caught between a rock and a hard place all the time. 

I had a good family solicitor so there are some out there! I don't know if there's a similar structure in France regarding the different types of lawyer. It might be worth while writing down your thoughts about what you ultimately want, and how to go about getting it,  so that you can then make  a list of questions to ask your lawyer.   

Sadly, even the most reasonable people can end up 'fighting over the teaspoons'. 

Grass seed hasn't worked. What have I done wrong?

Posted: 29/06/2016 at 08:13

Hope you have better success this time ripply. Grass seed is usually fairly straightforward unless it's very dry after sowing and/or too cold. 

The module sowing is fine for a small area Michael - bit time consuming for doing a big area! 

Garden Pictures 2016

Posted: 29/06/2016 at 08:08

it's always good to see transformations  

I think my garden's quite different from three years ago! 

Took a  pic of a couple of grasses yesterday. Definitely a bit later this year, which I think is down to less rain than usual.


Uploading pics

Posted: 29/06/2016 at 08:03

That should keep you busy fro a while Will, err I mean D'house R. 

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