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Posted: Yesterday at 15:12

Great film Panda. Love the soundtrack too. Psychedelic Furs.

Well what a waste of my time that has been. 2 hours waiting for the AA, then another 3 hours waiting at the garage.

I love doing nothing, in fact I regard myself as a bit of an expert, but somehow wasting time like this is just irritating.

In terms of wild life, the mole is winning, another 4 holes overnight.

Hope you are all having a better day than me.


Posted: Yesterday at 08:45

Dove, I forgot to say yesterday, beautiful answer to my music question.


Posted: Yesterday at 07:19

Morning all, supposed to be going to supermarket, but have a shredded tyre. Dont you just hate it when cars dont work. Suppose I will  be waiting for AA for a tow.

A pickle plant would be nice Verdun.

Enjoy Carfest OL.

Have a good day everyone else.


Posted: 31/07/2014 at 16:31

Afternoon all, starting to get everything back in shape after my time away.

Have got a mole that is causing havoc. I might love nature, but there is a war coming.

Enjoy the rest of your afternoons eveyone.

White flowers

Posted: 31/07/2014 at 16:26

Yes Fg, I think it is the foliage that determines whether a white border works. At Sissinghurst, the home of one of the most famous white borders, it works because all the beds are edged by quite tall box hedges. Without these it would look very stark.

White flowers

Posted: 31/07/2014 at 13:43

I think that white can be a problem, when mixed in with lots of other colours. I know that people say that white goes with everything, but white can shine out, drawing the eye too much, so that you only see the white, not the rest of the border.

White by itself can work, as long as you have lots of different foliage and preferably some white flowers which have a touch of another colour, eg white Cosmos.

This of course is just my opinion, based on experience in my garden.


Posted: 31/07/2014 at 12:08

I like the dieing flowers on mine, so i leave them


Posted: 31/07/2014 at 08:17

Morning all, the long hot summer [ 10 points for getting the band ] continues.

I too shall have my top off today, as visiting some local nurseries/ GCs to get ideas [ I may be forced against my will to buy something

Good luck at Carfest OL.

Continued good holidays for those on them, and congratulations to SGL on your imminent leaving of the Salt mines, I must have missed that one during my absence. What happened, I know you are only a young one?

Get if off your chest.

Posted: 30/07/2014 at 23:02

OL, you have always seemed very kind to me, with nice word for those who need it. Dont stop, it makes you who you are.


Posted: 30/07/2014 at 20:44

A productive day in the garden, although savaged by midges, although of the soft southern variety.

Cooked homemade burgers and tomato/pepper/onion relish.

All this talk of tarts and menages is not good for a mans blood pressure.

Thanks for the kind thoughts Dove, and for filling me in on some recent events.

Have a good evening everyone, I am off to get sweaty [ watching the Commonwealth games of course ]

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