Pennine Petal

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Fork Handles

Posted: 09/08/2012 at 22:14
Right up my street Geoff, is it white with black stripes or black with white stripes? I might get extra points for artistic impression.

Fork Handles

Posted: 09/08/2012 at 22:06
I quite fancy doing that rhythmic gymnastics with a big ribbon, but I can't even stand on one leg now without falling over!

wasps nest

Posted: 09/08/2012 at 19:15
Chris Packham says wasps are one of the unsung garden heroes (GW May), do you need to do anything with them?

Talkback: Wet weather and wildlife

Posted: 09/08/2012 at 19:10
I've only seen cabbage whites this year. Lots of bees on the pink sedum today though.

August in your garden...

Posted: 09/08/2012 at 19:05
Just cut back lots of perennial geraniums and alchemilla from the top of my garden, I can actually see the steps now. I need crampons really, almost came a cropper. (what actually is a cropper or is it croppa?) The ferns are huge with all this wet weather. Need to find something to fill the gaps now, preferably that the slugs don't like. Saw some nice Monarda yesterday, do slugs like them?

Fork Handles

Posted: 09/08/2012 at 18:54
What a lovely brightly coloured garden you have, Geoff. Mine is looking far too pink at the moment, when really I like purples and dark reds. I might just have to visit the garden centre again.

Settling down for the athletics now. I used to be a runner, don't think I could even break into a trot now. Good job I never have to run for a bus!

Fork Handles

Posted: 09/08/2012 at 09:59
Gary, you are better than the radio times! Those canoeists look quite impressive paddling in unison. Podiuming sounds so wrong!

Fork Handles

Posted: 08/08/2012 at 21:20
Yes Kate, Tuesday evening I think.

Fork Handles

Posted: 08/08/2012 at 21:16
Kay Kendal?? Great film, loved the car. She sang send in the clowns in a Little Night Music - Showing my age now Geoff?

Fork Handles

Posted: 08/08/2012 at 21:10
Glynis Barber, KG, in Dempsey and Makepeace?

Discussions started by Pennine Petal

Weather forecast?

Where has it gone? 
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iPad help

How do I upload photos using an iPad pls? 
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iPad help

How do I upload photos using an iPad pls? 
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Aftercare of geums

Not many flowers this year 
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ID help please

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