Latest posts by Girasole

Best blue flowering plant

Posted: 02/01/2013 at 16:45

Busy-Lizzie, lovely photos - read about them on the Fork Handles thread. Thank you for sharing them with us 

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Posted: 02/01/2013 at 16:38

Jo4eyes and lovetogarden, miserable day here, too. Fortunately didn't need to go out in it for once but tomorrow I do need to venture forth....hopefully a bit better by then!

As I have a newish garden which needs planning at least with my laptop downstairs (in the warm) I can gaze out and get ideas despite the weather! I am wondering if I should actually make a plan of the present layout and take it from there. Any ideas peeps?

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Posted: 02/01/2013 at 16:09

Oh dear...all the best at vets.


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Posted: 02/01/2013 at 15:59

LG, have just Googled Mendocino and it is a vineyard in northern california

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Posted: 02/01/2013 at 15:57

LG, we have baked salmon tonight so that reminds me to put a good slosh of white wine in the dish before it goes into the oven.

Here I am trying to get back into a good eating pattern and off I go thinking of ways to enhance meals ....there is little hope at the moment me thinks 

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Posted: 02/01/2013 at 15:54

Lyon, love fact all of it  Is it in America and an American wine?

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Posted: 02/01/2013 at 15:52

Rosa cariola...would you be offended if I corrected you?

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Posted: 02/01/2013 at 15:46

Lyon.....hehe....wonder who that could be for?


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Posted: 02/01/2013 at 15:44

Geoff, further ......I lived in Italy for 15 years and although I still love it and, of course, the climate is really may seem strange but the UK still has a lot going for it.

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Posted: 02/01/2013 at 15:39

Bjay, now even done an avatar! Wonders will never cease.

Geoff, why 'anatomical' ? It is a flower. Just checked the definition of 'anatomical' so I don't understand:- 

Geoff, Valencia sounds very nice. I have never been there I have to say, What I suggest you do, if you can, is let out your English home and go to  Valencia in the winter months. And....hope I don't sound like the proverbial pessimist if you do sell and go there always keep a bolt hole in England just in case things don't work out

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