Latest posts by fidgetbones

HELLO FORKERS! November Edition

Posted: 15/11/2016 at 23:20

My sort of temp, Pat. I was born to be a hothouse flower.


Posted: 15/11/2016 at 22:04

For bigger stuff, I use loppers. it needs both hands but puts less pressure on the hands.

Monday's Supermoon

Posted: 15/11/2016 at 20:42

Does anyone know if the supermoon produced extra high tides?

Camera Talk - part 2

Posted: 15/11/2016 at 20:41

A few sea slugs (Nudibranchs)  the feathery bits on the back are gills.

Camera Talk - part 2

Posted: 15/11/2016 at 20:30

I love eucalypts in flower.I think one of my favourites is"silver princess", not hardy here,but Kings Park in Perth WA has  some beautys.

HELLO FORKERS! November Edition

Posted: 15/11/2016 at 20:22

I don't wait after 7pm.

Salad leaves

Posted: 15/11/2016 at 20:21

I have trays of rocket and salad leaves in the greenhouse. There are some mixes that are better for winter, and others for summer. They are slow growing at this time of year, but the odd sunny day boosts them along a bit.

Differentiating between Alliums and Tulips

Posted: 15/11/2016 at 17:10

Tulip bulbs are usually more pointed. Alliums more spherical.

 Can you post a picture.?

HELLO FORKERS! November Edition

Posted: 15/11/2016 at 09:03

Still lots of shredding for me. I did get dragged out of bed at some unearthly hour to see a bright moon. Didn't look much different to me, but then I didn't have my glasses on.

Dahlia's in pots?

Posted: 14/11/2016 at 21:22

Yes, it is also easier to overwinter, you just stop watering and put them somewhere frost free to dry off. You will need big pots.

Discussions started by fidgetbones

Bucket list

What do you want to do before you die? 
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Last Post: 31/01/2018 at 10:53

Pitcher or Burr Knot Apple trees.

Has anyone successfully rooted one? 
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Last Post: 12/08/2017 at 22:51

Chatsworth Photos.

Photos from the Chatsworth Flower Show 2017 
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Last Post: 13/06/2017 at 13:44

Chelsea 2017

Any thoughts or musings? 
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Last Post: 29/05/2017 at 12:09

Hello Forkers December

A friendly place to chat about anything. 
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Last Post: 01/01/2017 at 07:39

Plant of the year

what has been your plant of the year? 
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Last Post: 03/11/2016 at 20:36

insects on ivy

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Last Post: 24/09/2016 at 10:05

tonights beechgrove, red hot pokers.

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Last Post: 24/09/2016 at 10:14

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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Last Post: 27/07/2016 at 09:28

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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