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Hello Forkers December

Posted: 31/12/2016 at 15:52

Happy New Year everybody


Looking forward to  2017 


Cheers 

Hello Forkers December

Posted: 30/12/2016 at 20:46

Good evening everybody , got back home yesterday 


Fog came back today as we went shopping in Lincoln 


To much to read back to far , hope you all had a good Christmas , I certainly did 


Happy New Year  

Anyone done any gardening today - version 3

Posted: 30/12/2016 at 20:40

Terry29 , I had problems with cats using garden as toilet , stopped it by putting Teasles down , a bit prickly  best of luck 


I did surgest  to o/h we get a cat but she vetoed that  


hoping to get into garden tomrrow 

New allotment OMG...Part 2...

Posted: 30/12/2016 at 20:34

Gardengirl, I have a jostaberry , they are very vigorous growers , you need to give it a good prune to get fruit , which makes very nice jam 


Got 2 apple trees which are still small , 1 plum , 1 fig and 1 quince , planted this year 2 pear trees 


Also have 2 patio apple trees 


Strawberry , Rasberry & Gooseberrys are good croppers


Have a Happy New everybody 


 

Gardening by the Moon

Posted: 30/12/2016 at 20:22

Hello , did see the Northern Lights , we where lucky , we booked a coach trip into the interior but was turned back back due a a very heavy snow storm , took us to camp site near coast and it wasn't very good but when we sailed the next day ,  in the evening out at sea , they appeared , it was truly amazing 


Bio , your meal sounds fab , we are having a dinner tomorrow just us 2 , prawns , steak with mushroom sauce & jacket potatoe followed by cheese , washed down with sparkling , red wine and port 


Glad to hear Pushkin has settled in 


Happy New Year 

My Perfumed Bristol Garden in 2016.

Posted: 30/12/2016 at 14:13

Flumpy , love the Hat 


Marion , nice sign 


Just having a coffee brake as o/h has hit the sales 


Heavy frost this morning then the fog came 


Have a good day 

New allotment OMG...Part 2...

Posted: 30/12/2016 at 13:15

Gardengirl, rats and mice don't bother me either but o/h can't stand them !!!


Had a holiday in a French farm house , I was cutting wood in barn and I could hear the scream from the house when she found a mouse 

What is your weather like? (2)

Posted: 30/12/2016 at 13:09

Hello , frosty this morning , the fog has now come , not sure of temperature but would guess in single figures - Lincoln

New allotment OMG...Part 2...

Posted: 29/12/2016 at 21:00

YerMan , I agree it looks like a cherry tree , keep it trimmed as they can grow really large and put out suckers , you are right to just do a bit at a time 


Hello everybody, got back home today , hoping to go to plot on Saturday, subject to weather 


Gardengirl , the allotment association gets rat poison from the farmer that owns the site , very effective,  not the sort you can buy in the shops , I would see if your association get any supplied 


Happy New year 

Gardening by the Moon

Posted: 29/12/2016 at 20:50

Hello , hope you all had a good Christmas, got home today , nice and sunny but cold , pleased the fog went 


Biofreak, thanks for update, please carry on updating us with calendar . Never heard about French weather prediction , you will have to let us known if it works out


I like the snow as well , last year we didn't have any , have had a winter holiday in Northern Norway to see Northern Lights and Iceland 


Happy new year 

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