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Good Evening FORKERS

Posted: 22/07/2013 at 19:14

Evening all forkers

Been resting watching clips of gardening shows 

Here are some pictures of the garden I visited in Micheldever, thought you would like to see them

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/27986.jpg?width=273&height=350&mode=max

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/27987.jpg?width=273&height=350&mode=max

The river near edge of the garden

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/27988.jpg?width=273&height=350&mode=max

I like this flower must get for me and butterflies

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/27989.jpg?width=273&height=350&mode=max

This view the lady loved to show everyone, the estate agent view so she likes to say

 

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/27990.jpg?width=486&height=350&mode=max

Really like this grass next to their tennis court.

Butterflies love both of these plants in the pictures below

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/27991.jpg?width=273&height=350&mode=max

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/27992.jpg?width=273&height=350&mode=max

 Enjoy the pics.

Good Evening FORKERS

Posted: 20/07/2013 at 22:44

Many thanks to everyone for their good wishes, thanks buddies.   Sounds like you have all been busy, me been resting it was still quite warm today and I sure I will spot a lot more things that need doing in the garden that I can't manage to do. but must remember to rest don't want this pain getting worse

Cake for me please  

Good Evening FORKERS

Posted: 19/07/2013 at 19:42

Hello evening forkers

Gardengirl is here, me been unwell this week -  had to stay overnight in hospital as in pain.   They thought it could have been appendicitis at beginning of week  - lots of tests later and not that, -  more of a right side lower pain, but in back more than the front.  Still not up to anything but at least I can eat food again.  Lots of rest for me, at least I get to watch GW on TV later tonight

Will add photos of garden visit later as computer not letting me at mo

Hello Chicky garden here is really hot and bits have been cooked outside 

Did anyone miss me at all?

Good Evening FORKERS

Posted: 13/07/2013 at 23:00

Evening all, temp been up to 35 C degrees 96 F very hot and still feels hot now indoors . In the garden today been sorting out climbing support and stringed wigwam for my cucumbers and courgettes. garden had to have a good shower with hose

Me off tomorrow to look around a garden in Micheldever and off for the cake as well

 http://www.micheldevervillage.org.uk/download/diary_2013_07_opengarden.pdf

Have not heard from chicky for a while may be I will give her a quick shout CHICKY ...........  

Where have all the ladybirds gone?

Posted: 13/07/2013 at 15:11

I spotted a few ladybirds the other day and have spotted a lot more ladybird larvae in the garden since this thread

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/27365.jpg?width=274&height=350&mode=max

Here is one from the train station where I help out with the garden on the yellow bin

I also had one the same colour as the picture above hatch in the garden

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/27366.jpg?width=273&height=350&mode=max

 This is one on in my garden only hatched that day so spots are new and not very clear

Good Evening FORKERS

Posted: 11/07/2013 at 00:06

CAKE!!!!!!   this time of night not good. Guess Verdun has gone to bed early as doing food bank tomorrow

Hello Addict, you live in Hampshire me too - in Southampton, not many around tonight had to go out water the garden this weather is sure bringing plants on quickly

Spell checker not work now - what a pain 

think I spotted a butterfly in the garden today not seen many for a while

Thanks punkdoc will try figure out where I want the plant to go

Good Evening FORKERS

Posted: 10/07/2013 at 20:16

Evening all, me first tonight unless someone beats me, yesterday popped out to GC and brought some plants, lavender and some Argyranthemum, in the hottest part of the day which was good and worth it and had some cake as well - victoria sandwich yum

Have got a question -  brought in sale a Polemonium Brise D' Anjou - no label what conditions does it like sun or shade? - well drained or moister soil?

Then planted out some of the lavenders and helped get a bit of the climbing frame down (scaffold tower), top bit down, hard on my arms 

Today me done a bit of holding the garden furniture down in the sun bit more windy today but nice re planted up one of my fuschias into another pot

Evening all

Good Evening FORKERS

Posted: 08/07/2013 at 23:15

GG were you holding that patio chair down?  You could watch them both on Iplayer, I still need to get a few more plants out of my greenhouse into the garden yet and keep them watered well. 

Night all me off,  maybe I will be the last on the thread tonight

Good Evening FORKERS

Posted: 08/07/2013 at 21:45

Evening all, hello again Daisyheadcase - lots of cake on here but we need it and do enjoy it

Hot day here today think got to 85'c just finished watering the garden, I have been out planting some plants and looking around lots more bits starting to flower because of the heat and destroying my seedlings as well GG  - station garden some bits are looking like they need a water done a small bit prob needs a lot of water

Hampton court good to watch it's on again Thursday and Friday evening and Alan Titchmarsh tomorrow all this gardening TV great - oh and A to Z of TV gardening started again at 3pm on BBC 2 every week day from today  

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