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Latest posts by fidgetbones

Root Trainers for Sweet Peas?

Posted: 16/09/2014 at 11:56

I love deep root trainers for sweet peas.

Floppy poppies

Posted: 15/09/2014 at 17:42

If its an oriental poppy, now is the ideal time to take root cuttings.....or it may split easily into "irishmans cuttings" a bit of shoot with a bit of root already attached.

Coreopsis Limerock Ruby

Posted: 15/09/2014 at 16:45

I had one that flowered its socks off all summer on clay, but it died over winter.

GW Last week

Posted: 15/09/2014 at 09:45

She didn't look that old ,did she?

Td immunisations...

Posted: 15/09/2014 at 09:16

My doctors does tetanus boosters every ten years.(well the nurse does anyway.)

Gardens we Have Visited 2014

Posted: 15/09/2014 at 09:13

Artjak, I think that the strange nectaroscordum type seed head is of Primula florindae,  the giant Himalayan cowslip.

Correct plants for privacy required

Posted: 15/09/2014 at 07:13

Anything that grows to 8m high could get out of hand. It's also likely to be too big a tree to be close to the house unless you have a really large garden.

Td immunisations...

Posted: 15/09/2014 at 07:10

Regular tetanus boosters are essential for all gardeners,even if they usually wear gloves.

A lot of immunizations given in childhood wear off as you get older.I have just had a polio,tetanus,and diphtheria booster.

Future Time Team

Posted: 14/09/2014 at 22:19

Lol, artjak

I would love to have seen the workers faces when it was time for a pottystop.

Rose bush help!

Posted: 14/09/2014 at 22:16

That looks dead. If it hasn't had any leaves on by this stage in the year, you are not going to resurrect it.

Discussions started by fidgetbones

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: 12/07/2014 at 13:40

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: 05/07/2014 at 22:12

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

BARNSDALE GARDEN TRIP.

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Last Post: 23/06/2014 at 19:22

Identification needed

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Last Post: 27/04/2014 at 21:47

Felley Priory Bluebells.

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Last Post: 25/04/2014 at 11:57

Hidcote on Easter Sunday

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Last Post: 22/04/2014 at 19:44
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