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Posted: 30/12/2013 at 22:59

No, just Verduns cravings.


Posted: 30/12/2013 at 22:45

 and then there's cream filled caramel donuts- virtually calorie  free.

Bird feeders

Posted: 30/12/2013 at 20:21

 Young Christmas Island frigate bird. Critically endangered. Only eats fish.  Domestic and feral cats  are being eliminated from the Island, but I cant see many cats tackling this one.

Dwarf Tulips in Pots

Posted: 30/12/2013 at 18:56

Its a bit early to plant sparaxis. they are summer flowerers. If you've already planted them in pots ,make sure they are frost free.

Camera Corner

Posted: 30/12/2013 at 18:49

 Spring native Australian flowers.  Kings Park Botanic Garden, Perth. Western Australia.


Posted: 30/12/2013 at 18:18

I have salad leaves in the greenhouse. It has been so mild, the heater has barely been on.

 It will soon be time to sow onion seeds in the greenhouse.

Ideas for this hedge to hide house!

Posted: 30/12/2013 at 14:06

The trees will help break up the outline of the slab of wall when they have leaves on in the summer.

 I wouldn't put leylandii, you just end up looking at a green slab that you have to keep under control instead.

 Yellow or variegated leaves on bushes will draw the eye to that level instead of the wall behind.

Greenhouse Spares

Posted: 29/12/2013 at 23:15

Try ringing them on 0800 169 6016.

Keter do not appear to make greenhouses any more.

  Did you mean a Keder greenhouse, the twin wall type?


Posted: 29/12/2013 at 22:58

I've been to David Austins in June. You're ok so long as you don't get hayfever.

If you need to smell all the roses before you buy, this is the place to go.


Posted: 29/12/2013 at 16:30

Kef,  If you go into your settings, then forum settings, ,it will show anyone who is blocked and you can unblock them.

Discussions started by fidgetbones

fungi identification please

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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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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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Fascinated by Fasciation

Photos of fasciated flowers/stems/seed pods. 
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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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Identification needed

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Felley Priory Bluebells.

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Hidcote on Easter Sunday

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bluebells at Felley priory.

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