fidgetbones


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gallery of shame

Posted: 02/11/2016 at 12:58

I've got a sedum or two like that. I forgot to chelsea chop. I think there is one of those spotty laurel things next door to chop to make space for hellebores still in pots. A 12 x 8 greenhouse swallows quite a lot of overwintering stuff. The stuff that only wants a bit of protection is going in the mini polytunnel.

HELLO FORKERS! November Edition

Posted: 02/11/2016 at 08:14

Flat garage roof is all white, , with a touch of frost on the grass. I must move the Echeveria today and put the greenhouse heater on.


My pension company will not talk to me since I changed my name from my previous married surname back to my  maiden name. This took place 20 years ago.  They want a deed poll. I don't have one. Do you think if I got the bank (who did accept the change) to photocopy and certify all six of my passports(they accepted the change) that that would be acceptable.? I can't ask on the phone  because I spent an hour on the phone last time to get precisely nowhere. Amazing how quick these people are to take your money, but how awkward they get when you want it back.

HELLO FORKERS! November Edition

Posted: 01/11/2016 at 21:34

Ha, I can just see wonky in pink steel toe caps.

My flowers ... (2)

Posted: 01/11/2016 at 20:20

Its taken all year to bud and now I have to hide it in the greenhouse in case of frost.

gallery of shame

Posted: 01/11/2016 at 20:15

We may not be here in a couple of years, so no major expenditure allowed.  Money being saved for next garden

What are they please?

Posted: 01/11/2016 at 20:13

Can you post a picture of the gills underneath the cap?

gallery of shame

Posted: 01/11/2016 at 20:07

Yeah but I have more dahlias and echeverias to go in yet.

gallery of shame

Posted: 01/11/2016 at 19:57

State of my greenhouse. YesterdayToday. I still have to wrap it up. Its all black at the back because there is a corkscrew hazelnut gone mad that is next on the list for a chop.

Autumn foliage photos (2016)

Posted: 01/11/2016 at 19:51

Witch hazel, Hamamelis mollis


Plant of the year

Posted: 01/11/2016 at 19:43

Mine has been Salvia Amistad. Three cuttings taken this time last year, now as tall as me, been flowering since June and still going strong.

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