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Latest posts by KEF

Camera Corner

Posted: 25/02/2015 at 08:23

Love the chaffinch photos, I've yet to get a decent picture of a small bird by the time I've zoomed in and found the subject it has flown. Last Summer I nearly got heat stroke standing in the GH waiting for a subject


Posted: 25/02/2015 at 08:15

Good morning, 5C dry and sunny here so some gardening on the cards. 

No comment about drip trays and snot 

Role on Spring when I'm sure all will be fit and well 

Enjoy your day everyone.


Posted: 24/02/2015 at 09:18

Good morning all 

Hope all poorly people get well soon.



Posted: 23/02/2015 at 09:07

Good morning 4C and sun here, quite breezy. 

I've also got to go to the shops  well at least I'm not going to the salt mine. Quotes for insurance to sort out and some phone calls to make this afternoon. 

Hope poorly peeps are getting better.



Posted: 22/02/2015 at 13:37

Also raining here  I've been playing in my seed box. 

Liatris has started to germinate in GH 

Seed spuds starting to chit well in the conservatory not adding much to the decor but I'm

Hope Lizzie is feeling well enough to cook for all her visitors. Suppose I should shake myself and make some effort towards a meal for later. Wonder if OH would eat curry again 


Posted: 22/02/2015 at 08:50

Hello Seil, lovely picture 

conflicting info.

Posted: 22/02/2015 at 08:44

Hi Lyn, I can remember when my dad used to vigilantly remove male flowers to prevent pollination and then bitterness, I think they were Telegraph now they do a F1 Telegraph that you don't have to remove males.  

I've had a look in my book  and the lunch box ones I've grown recently have been Cucino F1  and Emilie F1  both were very tasty and didn't need any faffing with!  


Posted: 22/02/2015 at 08:32

Good morning all

Good to see you back MrsG

Heck we have a dripping Dove and Bekkie is bleeding   Wonder if Clari is better. Are you fully recovered Verdun? Get well soon everyone.

I'm fit and well  after my night out.  


Posted: 21/02/2015 at 09:04

Lily I hope not  Enjoy your walk or make a snowman 

conflicting info.

Posted: 21/02/2015 at 09:01

Lyn I've grown lunch box sized cumbers for the last few years and haven't been instructed to remove male flowers. I haven't had to do that with any of the F1 hybrids. 

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