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Latest posts by KEF


Posted: 26/07/2014 at 08:24

Lily, Dove had a sleep over and will be back later today, her son is acting under gardener


Posted: 26/07/2014 at 07:37

Good morning all, another sunny morning.

Hope you feel okay today Lily.

Scroggin bet that moussaka was great

Thanks for television suggestions    I'd forgotten about it when I woke up  If I hadn't been there when it died I would have suspected OH had sabotaged it as he's wanted a new one for a while.

Hope everyone has a happy day

my cucumbers are massive

Posted: 25/07/2014 at 21:54

Jean, I think you are probably growing a lunchbox variety cucumber.  Small chubby and  

Marilyn, only time I have had yellowy cumbers has been when they have lacked  light, grown at the back of the plant and covered by leaves.

Planting in Dappled shade

Posted: 25/07/2014 at 21:49

 Thanks Nut. I think it is a small but lovely shrub.

Planting in Dappled shade

Posted: 25/07/2014 at 21:45

Winter box, forgotten the correct name likes some shade and smells lovely when it flowers. Nut, what's it's name ?

Planting in Dappled shade

Posted: 25/07/2014 at 21:38

They don't have showy flowers but evergreen, interesting pom poms bearing berries, great leaves, look at Fatsia Japonica.

When is a parsnip not a parsnip?

Posted: 25/07/2014 at 21:33

Bob I can only see lettuce and one plant, sideways on, and can't see a tomato

I'm off to spec savers asap


Posted: 25/07/2014 at 21:16

Not that I'm really bothered as we have other small ones, but OH upset as big tele' died about 20mins ago  Guess what I need to participate in tomorrow ? Can't blinkling wait and a new stand will also be needed.

When is a parsnip not a parsnip?

Posted: 25/07/2014 at 21:04

Katherine I can't enlarge the photo but the tops look like parsnip to me. What does the root look like ? I wouldn't expect much root now. However I'm no expert so hopefully someone else will reply to you


Posted: 25/07/2014 at 18:25

I'm hiding up here with computer as this side of house is in shade, but guess I ought to go and feed us

Discussions started by KEF

Clematis ID please

Can anyone ID my shade loving clematis? 
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Last Post: 20/07/2014 at 10:03

Kale & Beans

Is there any reason why you shouldn't plant them near to each other? 
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Last Post: 09/07/2014 at 13:04

Underachiever Award

What hasn't done well up to now in your garden? 
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Last Post: 06/06/2014 at 16:44

Slug nematodes

Will they work if waterlogged? 
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Last Post: 29/05/2014 at 11:07

Shrub ID please.

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Last Post: 15/05/2014 at 11:43

Clematis ID please

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Last Post: 14/05/2014 at 19:18

Rhino Greenhouse

Do you have one and would you recommend ?  
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Last Post: 25/04/2014 at 19:05

Glass cutter

Want to buy one and want recommendations please.  
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Last Post: 16/07/2014 at 12:50

I.D. please

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Last Post: 24/03/2014 at 19:13

S.Pierre variety of tomatoes

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Last Post: 17/03/2014 at 19:32

Help on the way.

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Last Post: 14/02/2014 at 08:37

Get if off your chest.

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Last Post: 20/04/2014 at 13:02

Talkback: Know your potato types

For Poddington. Sorry I can't find the thread about best tasting potatoes. 
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Last Post: 31/01/2014 at 12:53

Strange PM from unknown person.

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Last Post: 06/01/2014 at 18:43

The best Christmas present

As a child what was the best gift Santa brought you? 
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