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HELLO FORKERS April 2016 Edition

Posted: 26/04/2016 at 20:33

They look like aquilegias sending up flower spikes. Right on target.

 

HELLO FORKERS April 2016 Edition

Posted: 26/04/2016 at 20:26

Hugs for Dove and Wonky.

 

Weather

Posted: 26/04/2016 at 17:14

Near Nottingham we have had hail then snow then hail then large flakes of snow again. The boiler has gone out for the second time today.

Echinops

Posted: 26/04/2016 at 12:40

I think the earliest they would flower is next year. The garden centres have some plants in in the perennial sections, if you want flowers this year.

HELLO FORKERS April 2016 Edition

Posted: 26/04/2016 at 12:35

snuggled up in front of the fire with a nice cuppa. Second lot of washing done, first lot in dryer still.

Slugs

Posted: 26/04/2016 at 12:33

HELLO FORKERS April 2016 Edition

Posted: 26/04/2016 at 12:23

Hail now. I've shut the greenhouse doors.

We won't be venturing out today. The boiler has gone out for the third time in three weeks. A new one is already sitting at my brothers, ready for installation when he has a free day.

HELLO FORKERS April 2016 Edition

Posted: 26/04/2016 at 11:51

It's snowing here

HELLO FORKERS April 2016 Edition

Posted: 26/04/2016 at 08:40

My sweet peas are doing the hokeycokey. In out ,in, out,  I'm trying to harden them off to make space in the growhouse for the seventy foxgloves I pricked out yesterday. I have my tomato plants, but they need to go into the next size pot. I haven't the room to put them into their final buckets.

Regarding the free tomato seeds that didn't germinate. I didn't have any, but last year I got very poor germination on the free zinnias. This year I had so many I had to give mum three quarters of a trayful. Do you think that large seeds maybe don't like being crushed by a pile of newsprint?

HELLO FORKERS April 2016 Edition

Posted: 26/04/2016 at 08:26

Good morning everyone. There was a sharp frost overnight ,but it has melted and we have blue skies now. If hubby can get his paperwork done this morning, we are going to try and get to Felley priory for the bluebells around lunch time.

 

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