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Latest posts by philippa smith2

Bake off again

Posted: 10/10/2014 at 18:07

Only once ?  Poor Johnny had to do a bit of ad libbing on occasion  Since Keith Floyd shuffled off this mortal coil, today's "chefs" are so boring and predictable

This forum

Posted: 10/10/2014 at 17:43

I certainly hope the Biro was a good one Pansy

Bake off again

Posted: 10/10/2014 at 17:40

Pansyface  Provided the Cocktails are "really" strong, that should be a.....what.....10 or 15 minute prog at best ?  Then send the judges off to do a bit of gardening

Identifying Plants and flowers

Posted: 10/10/2014 at 12:15

#8 is Jatropha podagrica

#3 a Bromeliad of some type maybe ?

Can anyone recommend a good lawn edging tool?

Posted: 09/10/2014 at 19:47

GreenG...........the Moon got to you

Identifying Plants and flowers

Posted: 09/10/2014 at 19:40

#4 looks like a Tradescantia

#5 could be a Dracena of some kind...............agree with Ajak re the West Indies.

Can anyone recommend a good lawn edging tool?

Posted: 09/10/2014 at 19:32

Unlike GreenG, I prefer the crescent shaped shaped tool for this job but don't see them for sale these days.

Christmas stuff in shop

Posted: 09/10/2014 at 19:20

Local B&Q store had aisles full of plastic Christmas Trees, Tinsel etc. the other day.  I guess no one told them it's still only b****y Autumn

Talkback: Magpies

Posted: 09/10/2014 at 19:15

That'll be a Cat then..........?  

A Chatter of Magpies surely ?

Trip to Cambridge University Botanical Garden 11th October

Posted: 09/10/2014 at 18:19

Ajak......Beauty treatment AND the Gardens too ?........sounds like an excellent deal  Hope you all have a really good day

Discussions started by philippa smith2


Wasps......lack of this year ? 
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How to politely educate someone ? 
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What do the various abbrevations mean and are we talking about the same thing ? 
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Last Post: 09/10/2014 at 08:59

Rude but funny.

Another Quotes thread.......can't find the old one. 
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Last Post: 28/08/2014 at 14:54

Recommended varieties

Best performers 
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Last Post: 13/08/2014 at 09:28

Mangetout varieties

Any recommendations please ? 
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Last Post: 16/07/2014 at 18:35

Sweet potato

Slips or Plugs ? 
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Last Post: 23/09/2014 at 21:41

Plant names...not Latin or common but those named after people

Who is your plant named after ? 
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Last Post: 06/07/2014 at 21:27

Lost garden tools

Not stolen..........just hiding !! 
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Last Post: 19/06/2014 at 21:10

Glyphosate killer in various forms

Effect on surrounding planting ? 
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Last Post: 16/06/2014 at 08:05

Perennial evergreen Grass

What variety ? 
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Sulphate of Potash feed 
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Nicandra physalodes (Shoofly or Apple of Peru)

Leaf variegation 
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Grass snake

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Last Post: 13/07/2014 at 19:26 and then

How things change 
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