Maud is in the garden

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What's the weather like in your area?

Posted: 27/09/2012 at 12:13

Sun shine at the moment but its bound to rain again because the window cleaner has just arrived.

Fork Handles

Posted: 27/09/2012 at 12:09

No rain so far today we even have sun shine. Took all my waterpfoofs when i went out and ended up feeling like a boil in the bag meal. Nice swim at hydro pool time for lunch then think i will have a nap as i hurt in places i didnt know i had. I found a lime green caterpiler last year one of the elephant hawk moths not sure which one . Beautiful photos have no idea how to get pics on here so i will just admire everyone elses.Bound to rain again window cleaner has just turned up

Is it Ok to keep picking rhubarb

Posted: 26/09/2012 at 17:31

Im still here. Think it will be an M and S lasagne for tea.

Fork Handles

Posted: 26/09/2012 at 17:30

Planning another very soon in between visits to hospital and dentist. Always try and included lunch and or cake into a trip.

Deformed beans

Posted: 26/09/2012 at 17:28

My french beans ended up the same i thought it was down to watering as this year they either had too much then there wasnt enough. Runners were brilliant and if i eat any more will end up in the marathon next year. Ha Ha

Is it Ok to keep picking rhubarb

Posted: 26/09/2012 at 17:25

Sloe gin is lovely although it is a bugger washing all the sloes and then making a small cut in each one. I picked 11lbs of sloes last year when i was on holiday in the New Forest. Think i've only had 1 small glass of it.......just popping out to the kitchen. Hic

HONEYSUCKLE won't flower :-(

Posted: 26/09/2012 at 17:20

Having given mine a short back and sides last autumn brcause there was a lot of dead wood it has been beautiful this year, masses of flowers and very stongly perfumed. It seems to flower on the new years growth.

Gardeners World Chilli Trial

Posted: 26/09/2012 at 17:17

I missed it too but managed to grow some pretty decent ones this year. Started them all off in a propagator then trandferred to greenhouse when big enough. Cant stand them myself but my husband loves them.Hoping to keep some over the winter and have bought them fleece jackets to wear. Fingers crossed.

What's the weather like in your area?

Posted: 26/09/2012 at 17:14

Dear Just learning worked out i have 10 pets buried in my garden, all much loved and much missed. The husband suggested i put a map of them all in with the house deeds but i am never moving again too much like hard work. Not so much rain today and managed a shoppping trip into town without getting too wet. Started the dreaded christmas shopping at least i get it all done early so i dont have to battle with hoards of people

Is it Ok to keep picking rhubarb

Posted: 26/09/2012 at 17:06

The most lethal one we made was from plums had a hangover for 4 days after that one. Funny thing is i dont drink these days, maybe the odd glass of wine but thats it.

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