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Posted: 13/10/2013 at 21:21

There are free standing wisterias at Kew, and also one with a huge trunk  in The Park, below Nottingham Castle. The trunks usually have the melted candle effect.

 I can't tell from the photo what the trunk looks like.

GardenIng jokes

Posted: 13/10/2013 at 21:07

Brum...... you panicked me then.  


Posted: 13/10/2013 at 19:28

Katie Price could use it for her next wedding..... pulled by  white horses.

What new flower seeds are you going to grow in 2014

Posted: 13/10/2013 at 19:15

I had lots of sweet peas this year for the house, but I want some other flowers that I can line out in the veg patch and then cut for the house. I am still cutting dahlias and cosmos.


Posted: 13/10/2013 at 19:09

Busy lIzzie, what  variety of butternut squashes are you growing. ? Last time I tried they were a dismal failure, but now I have a really good sunny spot for them, and a delivery of FYM on the way.


Posted: 13/10/2013 at 19:07

I'd like to see Jamie Oliver or Hugh ferny whatsit do something with that!

It sure won't fit in an oven.

lets chat

Posted: 13/10/2013 at 19:05

So why don't we all abandon this thread and just have the hello forkers thread for general chitchat.?

IF you never had GARDENING ........................

Posted: 13/10/2013 at 18:59

Try this for a memory. I'm behind the video. The hairy one with the  camera and red strobe is my OH.

From our great barrier reef competition prize.


mixed bulbs

Posted: 13/10/2013 at 18:50

They should be fairly easy to separate, they are quite different.


Posted: 13/10/2013 at 18:48

I meant stacey to carve the pumpkin not the cake. Honestly sometimes I think this is a cake forum.

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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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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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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Identification needed

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Felley Priory Bluebells.

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Hidcote on Easter Sunday

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