Fairygirl


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HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 03/11/2015 at 07:49

Morning all - not sure how the weather is - can't see to the end of the road! We've got your share Lesley - and we sent Pat some  

The chap doing the Scottish news this morning - it comes from Clydeside - might as well have  drawn the blinds. It was just grey behind him 

I dare say they'll be more TP 81s on the roads today....

Good luck to son Steve - hope it goes well 

Off for a quick look round before I head out. Have  a good day everyone if I don't see you 

climber

Posted: 02/11/2015 at 21:24

Cotoneaster 

But they're woody - as are Pyracantha - thought you didn't want that Steve!

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 02/11/2015 at 19:53

Don't think we're getting it here Verd - just much further north and east.

Would have been hard to beat Scotland on Sunday, after the fog shifted and the temps got up a little bit - it was only 4 degrees when I left the house. Think it got well  into double figures in most places.

You'll need one of those rubber ring things to sit on, Hosta - like you get when you have piles!   Best to have it checked though 

Bug Hotel & Hibernation Area Finished :)

Posted: 02/11/2015 at 18:42

Brilliant 

I love the idea of your insects 'chilling and snoozing'  

Houttuynia cordata

Posted: 02/11/2015 at 18:40

My sister admired a plant I had when she visited a while ago. It was Heucherella 'Alabama Sunrise'. She was revamping a border and decided it would be nice in there.

Couple of weeks ago she informed me she'd bought  'that nice plant in your garden - you know - the one with the coloured foliage'.

I couldn't recall, then she said  'it starts with H - ehmm - oh yes, it's Houttuynia'....

Sarcoccoa confusa

Posted: 02/11/2015 at 18:19

I lifted and hacked one back a while ago  Victoria - it wasn't doing well. I potted it up at the time  and I've just planted it. We can compare them next year! 

yew hedge

Posted: 02/11/2015 at 18:14

I think Sam wants a more solid barrier to blur the boundary between his garden and what lies beyond - as they often did back in the Landscape and Picturesque eras.

It's a great trick and works best with an evergreen barrier 

Overwintering lilies

Posted: 02/11/2015 at 18:10

Did you mean lilies primrose? 

I always leave mine in the ground. Best to leave the foliage to die back naturally though to feed the bulb for next year. 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 02/11/2015 at 18:08

Members of band screwing him over re money.... # for only metal, what a bore...

Actually that's it - not so much a clue - simply the answer! 

Glad you had a good trip Dove - 'Mr Jerk' must have been related to 'Total P**** 81' who was on the very foggy Loch Lomond road yesterday...

Sausage casserole here Liri  

Forgot - I've replied LP 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 02/11/2015 at 17:45

Couldn't resist  

Do you know what Make me Smile's about doc?...I'll give you a clue if you like 

I particularly enjoyed his acoustic tour, with his brother, donkey's years ago 

Congrats to OH Steve - looks like a lovely meal 

 

KEF wrote (see)

..I've had it from it being 18 months old.

Didn't know they were making Yarises then KEF....

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