Latest posts by MrsGarden


Posted: 25/10/2013 at 07:04
No dove, not got the wrong idea about you
Just though your job was different, for ages, in facr nearly replied to someone on your behalf... :-/
have a good day.


Posted: 25/10/2013 at 06:57

Funny, I though you were a head teacher, wonder who I mixed you up with?


Posted: 25/10/2013 at 06:51

Morning all. Dove what a special job you have, I can feel your passion as well as some frustration. Enjoy your last few days (sorry, lost count).

last nights school Halloween party was a riot (in a good way), so much fun with great kids.

work this morning only. Not opened curtains but can hear some heavy rain.

Flower identification

Posted: 24/10/2013 at 21:56

They have the same plant at Harewood House.... picture taken 18/10/13

 Gorgeous isn't it ?


Posted: 24/10/2013 at 16:42
I'm still holding out for my Joseph Bentley bulb planter to arrive before I do my bulbs, have been so looking forward to it (such is my life) but was meant to arrive for my birthday last week, OH keeps chasing it up. Grrr. Off home now then son to schools Halloween party.


Posted: 24/10/2013 at 12:36
Punkdoc, glad you didn't leave earlier. I'm sticking to this thread for chats plus others which interest me. simple stress free life for me.


Posted: 24/10/2013 at 09:15
Morning sgl and verd.
Thanks fairy, glad you liked the pics, yup been busy.

Fallen Apples - Dig In or Compost ?

Posted: 24/10/2013 at 08:17
Rats. Oh no. Another job to do. Compost bin collapsed so I was going to leave it as a compost heap but its full of apples so I think it'll all be scooped back into a bin this weekend, come rain or shine !


Posted: 24/10/2013 at 08:14
Thanks chicky, I'll put the snippets away and leave well alone. Work now. Uhgggg.


Posted: 24/10/2013 at 07:08
Morning dove, stacey, chicky and all you sleep heads.
I'm back at work today so of course it looks like the suns coming out!
Quite a bit done in the garden over the last week or two. Border redesign incorportating a new path to show off the Acer, well it is finally autumn ( oh - woody's still here isn't he?). GH up but a bit empty, and I thought id done loads of cuttings!
So a question...
Cuttings, Echinacea, have a lot of growth esp near the base. This growth is laying on the I snip them off, leave, repot or just add a grit layer to protect?
As I said yesterday, sorry not been here to help through all the recent rubbish. X
Have a great day everyone.

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