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Top jobs for the weekend

Posted: 08/11/2014 at 09:14

A lovely morning here in Aberdeen, so I think I will start collecting for my leaf compost

What smells, good or bad, evoke memories

Posted: 08/11/2014 at 09:08

Funny, I was in the workshop yesterday and one of the girl's said, 'ah the smell of hydraulic fluid  reminds me of my time in the US'. Each to their own.

Top jobs for the weekend

Posted: 07/11/2014 at 20:49

What are your main jobs for the weekend? Mine are weeding a border and clean the gutter around the house

moving snapdragons

Posted: 06/11/2014 at 21:21

Hi verdun, these ones are just now losing their flowers and are still lush green.

So I think I will move them. There are one or two dotted all over, so I think I will group them altogether.

moving snapdragons

Posted: 06/11/2014 at 12:09

ok thanks. I'll just leave them.

moving snapdragons

Posted: 05/11/2014 at 20:10

I have some perennial snapdragons in a border I want to change. Can I move them now to a new location?

Winter Readings

Posted: 03/11/2014 at 12:19

I got Carol Klein's, 'Life in a Cottage Garden' last year for Christmas. I thought it was a good read over the winter. Nice to follow the months

Strictly 2014

Posted: 03/11/2014 at 12:07

Perhaps this show has had its time,  I find myself reaching for my book halfway through 

How warm is it with you today?

Posted: 31/10/2014 at 21:04

14C, cloudy but warm in Aberdeen

Talkback: Hummingbird hawkmoth

Posted: 31/10/2014 at 21:00

I saw one in Cromer, Norfolk a couple of years ago and was totally convinced it was the real bird! They are amazing creatures.

Discussions started by Mark 1963

winter pansies and violas

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holly tree

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New Year gardening resolutions

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Movie quotes

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apple id

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non flowering hebe

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Last Post: 28/11/2014 at 10:17

I cannot wait for the first frost

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Top jobs for the weekend

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moving snapdragons

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Last Post: 07/11/2014 at 00:42

Thinning Calendula seedlings

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Last Post: 28/10/2014 at 21:43

Arty question

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Last Post: 25/10/2014 at 19:47

why do bananas spell?

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Last Post: 24/10/2014 at 18:46

Remember to wash your bird feeders

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Last Post: 07/11/2014 at 13:40

tools missing in action (MIA)

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Last Post: 20/10/2014 at 19:56

now I have seen everything!

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