Latest posts by fidgetbones

Quick Onion Question

Posted: 31/08/2016 at 19:22


Posted: 31/08/2016 at 10:35

You got me excited then. The only truffles I like are dark chocolate with an alcoholic filling.

cut flower border

Posted: 30/08/2016 at 20:24

Don't forget the gladioli. Very easy to grow in rows on an allotment.

In trying to preserve what I grow I did lots of research, here is what I learned

Posted: 30/08/2016 at 10:37

Where do you live, Stuart?

Instead of faffing with canning or bottling and the prospect of botulism, I have a big chest freezer in the garage for surplus, raspberries, blackberries, blackcurrants, Apple's, etc.

Last edited: 30 August 2016 10:38:20

Anyone done any gardening today - Version 2

Posted: 30/08/2016 at 01:19

She's got no money left, Verdun, it's all gone on plants.

I love the photos of your garden , Verdun. Is the dahlia in the top left quadrant, Twynings after eight?

Plant ID

Posted: 30/08/2016 at 01:13

Chiltern seeds have some interesting Canna seeds.

Daily wildlife moments

Posted: 29/08/2016 at 14:32

Ooh, thats pretty.


Posted: 29/08/2016 at 13:50

Wish I was there. Have a good holiday , Yvie.

Daily wildlife moments

Posted: 29/08/2016 at 13:42

I think it is a red underwing moth,  Catocala nupta.

Daily wildlife moments

Posted: 29/08/2016 at 13:41

Found today in the top of the mini polytunnel with the tomatoes in.

Discussions started by fidgetbones

Chatsworth Photos.

Photos from the Chatsworth Flower Show 2017 
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Chelsea 2017

Any thoughts or musings? 
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Hello Forkers December

A friendly place to chat about anything. 
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Plant of the year

what has been your plant of the year? 
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insects on ivy

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tonights beechgrove, red hot pokers.

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Ghost orchid

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Last Post: 15/08/2016 at 21:02

Manganese in Epsom salts?

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Last Post: 11/08/2016 at 12:55

Do you remember?

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plant identification

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Last Post: 15/06/2016 at 19:12

Aquilegia flowers 2016

Post your photos, lets see all the variations. 
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Last Post: 16/06/2016 at 12:06

New look forum

What the chuff have you done to it? 
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Last Post: 05/05/2016 at 20:47

The cutting garden 2016

Grow your own flowers for the house. 
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Special offers

time limited special offers 
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Fantasy garden

Other papers have fantasy football, or fantasy portfolio. As we can't do much in our real gardens at this time of year, let us have a fantasy garden 
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