Latest posts by fidgetbones


Posted: 15/08/2016 at 17:34

I have been impressed with Lidl secateurs.

Two thoughts for the day

Posted: 12/08/2016 at 14:29

I couldn't understand why there were so many kids under the canal bridge. It is apparently a pokemon gym, where you can "fight" the characters. I'm expecting someone to try walking across the water

Salvia greggii and Clem Daniel Deronda

Posted: 12/08/2016 at 10:37

Take cuttings of the salvia now. Any non flowering shoot if you can find one, or dead head a flowering shoot to make it form some side shoots that you can use.


Posted: 12/08/2016 at 10:32

Dove.. lasagne sheets in oven. Bed sheets in washer. 

Any chance of an ID?

Posted: 11/08/2016 at 21:05

Hibiscus blue bird I think.

Plant ID please

Posted: 11/08/2016 at 20:23

Maybe Salvia guaranitica ?

Wedding flowers/plants

Posted: 11/08/2016 at 20:20

How about sweet peas in Jam jars. However, be aware that blue sweet peas are really purple.

Wedding flowers/plants

Posted: 11/08/2016 at 20:18

Forgetme nots flower in May They are all over by mid June.

Plant ID please

Posted: 11/08/2016 at 20:11

Linaria purpurea

Salvia patens

Snowball bush Viburnum opulus


Dendrobium Orchid

Chelone obliqua

Last edited: 11 August 2016 20:12:36

Manganese in Epsom salts?

Posted: 11/08/2016 at 12:49

Would someone at the main website please note that manganese deficiency cannot be cured by application of epsom salts. Epsom salts contain magnesium sulphate, not manganese.

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Hello Forkers December

A friendly place to chat about anything. 
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Plant of the year

what has been your plant of the year? 
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insects on ivy

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tonights beechgrove, red hot pokers.

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Ghost orchid

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Manganese in Epsom salts?

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Do you remember?

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plant identification

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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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Last Post: 04/08/2016 at 05:32

Special offers

time limited special offers 
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Last Post: 12/05/2016 at 18:40

Fantasy garden

Other papers have fantasy football, or fantasy portfolio. As we can't do much in our real gardens at this time of year, let us have a fantasy garden 
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Last Post: 02/02/2016 at 22:14

wedding music

any non religious ideas 
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Plant porn

We all like a bit of plant porn. 
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