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Hello Forkers ... July Edition

Posted: Today at 10:18

Thanks Dove, enormously helpful, as always. 

We do not think she has dementia and neither does her GP, she is just a bit forgetful, like many 90 year old people.

I think your approach may be helpful. Youngest sister is going today and we will see where we are then.

Pachysandra terminalis "Green Carpet"

Posted: Today at 09:29

I have Pachysandra growing under a Yew tree, very dry and deep shade.

I think all the other plants mentioned would do well too.

I have some doubts whether the smaller bulbs would push through the Pachysandra, as it can form quite a dense clump.

Hello Forkers ... July Edition

Posted: Today at 09:03

Hi all.

Well it has finally stopped raining, a lot of local roads flooded last night, but other than some white water in the stream [ had to shut bedroom window last night, as it was so noisy ] everything is fine.

Mum phoned last night, said she wanted to move back home. Think she was being a bit wilful and she is blaming my 2 sisters and I for making the decision for her moving.

Have a good day.

Right plant, right place (aruncus dioicus)

Posted: Today at 08:50


Here I grow it in my bog garden and it thrives.

Not sure it needs full sun though, think it will be ok. in partial shade.

Unknown baby bird of prey

Posted: Yesterday at 22:59

A young Kestrel, note the chestnut back.

Unknown baby bird of prey

Posted: Yesterday at 17:55

Looks like a Kestrel.

Hello Forkers ... July Edition

Posted: Yesterday at 17:52

Hi all.

Miserable wet day here.

I hate shopping, literally came out in a cold sweat whilst trying on suits, I think the assistant was a bit concerned.

You are a better man than me Hosta. I would want to know who it was and then I would want to plan my revenge. Futile, but fun.

strange plant

Posted: Yesterday at 15:25

It would be helpful if we could see them.

Help with a border

Posted: Yesterday at 14:00

Fantastic achievement, would have taken me months and would have looked terrible.

Like the idea of the Stipa too, should hide the gap nicely.

which euphorbia

Posted: Yesterday at 13:55

E.characias Black Pearl, looks great in my garden.

Long lasting flowers and  glaucous leaves.

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