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HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 17/06/2014 at 23:08

Panic stations here. My friend in Australia's youngest son phoned at 10'17 pm to say his train would be getting in to  Nottingham station at 10'30' can he beg a lift and a bed for the night. We're 20 mins at least from the station.

another few ID's please!

Posted: 17/06/2014 at 21:34

Phlomis russelliana hardy herbaceous perennial

Ixia or cornlilies  tender bulb

Briza maxima .. a grass usually annual

Kalanchoe with scale

Posted: 17/06/2014 at 19:29

If they're scale insects , wet a cotton bud or wad of kitchen paper with methylated spirits and dab each one. they should wipe off.

What's the star in your garden right now

Posted: 17/06/2014 at 18:41

Well done ,Matt. The slugs ate mine.

BARNSDALE GARDEN TRIP.

Posted: 17/06/2014 at 18:39

I warn you now, once seen, never forgotten.

BARNSDALE GARDEN TRIP.

Posted: 17/06/2014 at 18:37

Ok.busy bee looks like my twin only 30years younger. I'll put mine in a plait so you can tell us apart.

BARNSDALE GARDEN TRIP.

Posted: 17/06/2014 at 15:52

I could bring a panda on a stick again.  Or I could do a BEE instead.

I NEED A TREE!!!

Posted: 17/06/2014 at 14:52

How far from the house is it going to be?

I was going to suggest an Amanogawa flowering cherry, which is columnar, but I wouldn't plant within 20 feet of the house walls.

Mint!

Posted: 17/06/2014 at 13:34

give it a good haircut. Down to the ground if needs be. Water well and feed and then you will have loads of fresh green shoots for mojitos.

BARNSDALE GARDEN TRIP.

Posted: 17/06/2014 at 12:46

I've got both.

This could be a cheap day out except for cake and the nursery bit.

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fungi identification please

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Snakes in the kitchen? NOOOOOOOO!!!!! 
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SEED COLLECTION AND STORAGE PRIOR TO SWAPPING

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Fascinated by Fasciation

Photos of fasciated flowers/stems/seed pods. 
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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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ladybirds mating?

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Bug identification please.

black and yellow body, yellow legs, black antennae 
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BARNSDALE GARDEN TRIP.

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Identification needed

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bluebells at Felley priory.

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