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Latest posts by fidgetbones

poisonous courgettes

Posted: 16/07/2014 at 22:00

If they are round maybe a bitter gourd seed got in by mistake.

Talkback: Green walls

Posted: 16/07/2014 at 21:56

Guilty as charged.

My buddleia tree

Posted: 16/07/2014 at 21:54

The basic buddleja davidii is pale purple. All varieties arise as a mutation from the basic version, and are propagated by cuttings to maintain the different colour.  The different coloured bit is another mutation, back to the original type. Ie it reverts to type.

Some sort of bush

Posted: 16/07/2014 at 21:48

Perhaps the aliens have another variety

Talkback: Watering priorities

Posted: 16/07/2014 at 21:46

Talkback: Green walls

Posted: 16/07/2014 at 21:45

working up to an advert I think.

Talkback: Watering priorities

Posted: 16/07/2014 at 21:41

But that wouldn't be gardening, would it?

dyeing broccoli

Posted: 16/07/2014 at 19:01

They need to be in a very big pot or the soil. The alternative is cabbage root fly larvae eating the root. have a look at the root system and see if it has little white maggots.

Back for another small flower ID!

Posted: 16/07/2014 at 18:58

pink alyssum.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 16/07/2014 at 18:44

While I was making jam, I found the jam thermometer. I don't use it as I use the cold plate and finger test,follwed by the spoonful in the mouth test.

So I stuck it in the compost heap which is cooking nicely.  140 fahrenheit..

Discussions started by fidgetbones

chelsea winners

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Last Post: 24/05/2015 at 20:52

Lotus corniculatus

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Last Post: 14/05/2015 at 18:39

Has anyone got a trail cam for night time critter visits?

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Last Post: 19/01/2015 at 23:02

Brugmansia cuttings.

how to take brugmansia cuttings. 
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Last Post: 08/01/2015 at 23:04

white mouse

Is this an escaped pet (or a boas dinner) or a natural occurring albino? 
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Last Post: 17/09/2014 at 21:33

fungi identification please

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Last Post: 15/08/2014 at 13:16

A walk at Attenborough by the River Trent.

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Last Post: 14/07/2014 at 11:03

squash crown prince

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Last Post: 04/01/2015 at 17:26

Talkback: The best way to grow potatoes

I always thought that potatoes need a lot of water. Certainly the potato growers in Lincolnshire seem to use water cannons to irrigate throu... 
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Last Post: 08/08/2014 at 18:34

Talkback: Grass snakes

Snakes in the kitchen? NOOOOOOOO!!!!! 
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Last Post: 03/07/2014 at 23:01

SEED COLLECTION AND STORAGE PRIOR TO SWAPPING

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Last Post: 10/07/2014 at 00:53

Fascinated by Fasciation

Photos of fasciated flowers/stems/seed pods. 
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Last Post: 22/06/2015 at 16:18

Talkback: Seven-spot ladybirds

This year is the first time I have seen ladybirds mating. Then I found another lot the same day.I recorded them as well. Well, I would soone... 
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Last Post: 07/06/2014 at 07:13

ladybirds mating?

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Last Post: 02/06/2014 at 20:16

Bug identification please.

black and yellow body, yellow legs, black antennae 
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Last Post: 31/05/2014 at 21:09
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