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MORNING FORKERS

Posted: 18/08/2013 at 10:30

Maud- it could be a lot worse!!!!

Dove- if you're on here later- I saw your query on the sweet pea thread about Cupanis and I've posted a pic of the cream sweetpeas (Cathy) on the Garden Gallery thread if you want to see them. 

Garden Gallery 2013

Posted: 18/08/2013 at 10:22

Took some pix of sweet pea Cathy this morning growing up a wigwam of canes in a pot. Lovely scent.

http://i1331.photobucket.com/albums/w595/fairygirl55/P8180834_zps4413ddd2.jpg

 These ones are growing up the handrail beside my back door along with a clematis. All quite happy together in the same pot!

http://i1331.photobucket.com/albums/w595/fairygirl55/P8180833_zps90cf7d3c.jpg

 

MORNING FORKERS

Posted: 18/08/2013 at 09:58

Verd - enjoy playing with your new toy....boys eh?   You'll just have to whistle...

KEF- I may consider that! Someone once told me they bought a house and what they liked about the garden was that there was a good, sturdy new fence round it because they had a new dog. When they moved in....the previous owners had taken thefence!

chick- my youngest would want a choc chip muffin tree!

Cold here - 12 degrees - and a bit rainy which wasn't forecast, supposed to be nice today.  Glad I got grass done yesterday. Just put a washing on though 

gardeners-world-presentation

Posted: 18/08/2013 at 09:40

And next year we can blame this year's excessive heat!  

just-couldnt-sleep

Posted: 18/08/2013 at 09:30

wb  

palaisglide

Posted: 18/08/2013 at 09:28

I do much the same as Dove and nut, and like Bob, I try and answer a zero reply question if I'm able to but I don't always know the answers! Lots of people seem to just need an answer to a query and don't post regularly but it's nice to encourage new posters wherever possible. Don't leave Zoomer- I think Verdi's right. We're out in our gardens more in the summer and sometimes too tired for much in the evenings - or is that just me!! 

Growing Sweet Peas

Posted: 18/08/2013 at 09:19

I grow Cupani every year Dove and don't do anything different with them to the others I grow. I put a pic recently on the Garden Gallery thread of a little bunch I'd picked. I started mine off indoors this year because of the cold spring but  normally just stick them straight into the  pots they're going to be in outside. I grew Cathy this year which has great scent. Cream coloured but a little muddy looking when you see them up close.

palaisglide

Posted: 17/08/2013 at 20:51

or Andy - would stake my house on it.

palaisglide

Posted: 17/08/2013 at 20:42

Do you mean Andy who lives near me Gilly? Our schools are back now so he's probably quite busy but he was also getting more chemo so he might be laid a bit low just now 

palaisglide

Posted: 17/08/2013 at 20:34

Dove's right Jeannie. He's not posted since late June. I sent him a PM but not had a reply. Wondered if he was away staying with one of his children. He also had problems with his computer a while back so maybe he  hasn't got one just now. It's  a bit worrying to say the least.

Woody also hasn't been on for a while and I noticed Artjak hasn't either.

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