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Good Evening FORKERS

Posted: 31/08/2013 at 22:24

I got them from pippa greenwood grow your own show, I think I get too tempted at GC though and vouchers came through the post yesterday for what was called Wyevale - the garden centre group which I need to wait hold back so dont end up with more plants waiting in the garden and bulbs to plant as well when I go to the GC they have so many plants of one looking so nice all together the colour so pretty

Good Evening FORKERS

Posted: 31/08/2013 at 22:11

Think it has all gone quiet on here tonight

I must say a very large bee flew into the house had to lit the mat help it out no flower in doors

I have so many plants that are saying hurry up and plant me it is terrible, Lots to clear before they are in the ground

seed share

Posted: 31/08/2013 at 20:42

Great seed collecting done diddydoit4u

me just need to get round to sowing all the seeds I have been given so far

Good Evening FORKERS

Posted: 31/08/2013 at 20:37

Evening all,

Verdun can I have some of the Salvia Amistad cuttings please they look lovely

I have been sorting out my nettle tea into 2ltr bottles and made 11 of them great lots to use. Then I went into the front garden and moved some plants into better places and then spent a long while digging and moving the large boulders they are heavy all round edge of flower in garden well in front of the flower

Knackered now gave the pampus grass a miss today

Stacey that was good finding of a plant and weldone for saving a bit

Someone mention Cake that would be nice

seed share

Posted: 31/08/2013 at 12:52

Sent seeds today to you Diddydoit4u and to Gardeningfantic so early next week you will get them

Really nice in Northwich I went to chester on Holiday last year stayed in Tarporley

woodgreen-wonderboy

Posted: 31/08/2013 at 11:35

He is back on Evening Forkers last night has an amazing garden in the New Forest in Woodgreen which Chicky and me from the forum have visited - on an open day of the village gardens

Here are some pics I took of his garden

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/30287.jpg?width=273&height=350&mode=max

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/30288.jpg?width=273&height=350&mode=max

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/30289.jpg?width=273&height=350&mode=max

Large Canvas

Posted: 30/08/2013 at 23:51

Hello and what a lovely garden

May be you could divide up into different areas like rooms but in the garden, ones with smells scent garden with lavender and other fragant plants.

You veg like a small allotment, area for sound like grasses that russel in the wind

May be a seating area - which could be where the decking is, it is good to make curvy path, hidden areas so you dont see all the garden at once

Have a sit in your garden see if you want to be out there in the evening or day - which area to sit in if you want it to be sunny or a bit shady

Pick plants out for different condition Like full sun - part shade

Sit in the garden try to make a rough plan of where you might like things

Hope any of this might give you some ideas

Can someone tell me what Pupa this is

Posted: 30/08/2013 at 23:31

If you look closely you can see the wings and eyes, think they had all about them on a tv prog about moths and butterflies

I have found a few this year in the garden last year when I found one it hatched into a beautiful moth hawk moth black

woodgreen-wonderboy

Posted: 30/08/2013 at 23:17

Woodgreen wonderboy is back all,  so welcome back woody

Good Evening FORKERS

Posted: 30/08/2013 at 23:06

Evening Forkers,  Hello woody welcome back we did all miss you

Think I went coal mining today in the garden as came out very sooty from trying to sort out bit more of the pampus grass had to have a dust mask on as horrible to breath in and goggles on. Well have sawn a bit of it off and thinned it it out a bit more and the pampus grass is well strong and tough to get smaller

so here is how it looks now you can see the fence amazing

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/30283.jpg?width=273&height=350&mode=max

and at one bit I disturbed a bee nest near the floor and had to move away as a few were flying around

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/30284.jpg?width=547&height=350&mode=max

can walk right around the pampus grass now

Enjoyed homegrown potatoes and first lot of the runner beans for dinner from the garden

Just had a trip to the station sorted out the rubbish all clean up there for now

Here is a pic of one of my sweet peas two tone colour really like this

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/30285.jpg?width=273&height=350&mode=max

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woodgreen-wonderboy

Have not seen him for a bit 
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