Lyn


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Posted: 26/01/2016 at 13:54

I am in the South, still won't start till March.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 26/01/2016 at 13:51

Clarington, how about treating your mum to a water filter jug, and a supply of filters that will last until you visit again, we live in Devon and the water is supposed to soft, it's horrible, I could not drink it straight from the tap.

I remember visiting a friend in Essex and the tea tasted as though it was just out of a swimming pool. People get used to it and probably your mums always had it that way.

Hostafan1 wrote (see)
it's going to be colder here overnight than in Devon.

It's not nice at all here, dear, cold, usual gales and very very wet. Tis peaceful though

 

 

 

Seed ID please

Posted: 25/01/2016 at 19:17

Jeff seeds are rounded and smooth, mine are ridgey and flatter.

Gardenmaiden wrote (see)

I might have sent you some.

would you have sent just six though GM? They were in a used envelope which makes me feel they must be mine, what a surprise I will get, can't wait to sow them.

Too early to plant - NE Scotland?

Posted: 25/01/2016 at 18:52

Living where you do ,you will need to stake broad beans, I put canes all along the row then tie in with string as they grow. They still blow about but at least you have something to tie them too.

Mini forests

Posted: 25/01/2016 at 09:47

Not many of us have that long to wait

Mini forests

Posted: 25/01/2016 at 09:37

Does anyone have a 'Barren piece of land' that size?

our native trees certainly wont grow that big in three years.

 

 

starting seedlings,

Posted: 23/01/2016 at 11:32

I sowed some that need the winter frost to germinate but apart from that there is no point in starting now, by the time you can plant them out, which will be end of May or even June,depending on where you live,  they will be leggy, need repotting a few times, have you got a warm place with lots of space, to keep them when they are all in big pots.

Most of mine will be sown in mid March, with the exception of Lobelia which I do in mid Feb, the cosmos even later, nearer to end of March and even sowed some in June for late flowering.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 23/01/2016 at 11:26

Very warm here, bright and sunny.

People with feet in fish tanks in Devon and Cornwall Liz, whats that all about?

I will be so pleased to see you back Hosta, missed you x

Private Messages

Posted: 23/01/2016 at 00:19

Has anyone tried loading Chrome to get PM's? 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 21/01/2016 at 10:54

Has anyone emailed runnybeak? 

I don't want to be a pest if everyone else has emailed her.

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