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Posted: 31/03/2015 at 09:10

Morning all.

That was a stormy night. Pond has flooded [ ducks seem happy enough ], boggy bed is now pond extension and hot bed has become boggy bed.

Greenhouse door blown off and retrieved from field, minus all its replacement plastic panels [ at least I didn't replace with glass ]

For some reason I don't appear to be bothered.

Hope everyone else is ok, have a good day.


Posted: 30/03/2015 at 17:57

Evening all.

Very cold and miserable here. When is Spring coming? I want to be outside.

Free Council Compost

Posted: 30/03/2015 at 08:33

I do use it, although pay £1 a bag.

The council composter gets very hot so is likely to kill perennial weeds. I have had no problems and am always in need of more compost.

What exotic plants are you growing this year?

Posted: 30/03/2015 at 08:28

Oh and forgot Ricin, seeds have just germinated.

What exotic plants are you growing this year?

Posted: 30/03/2015 at 08:26

Dahlias, Cannas, non hardy Salvias, Cleome and various other tender annuals and perennials.


Posted: 30/03/2015 at 08:22

Morning all.

Storm in the night woke me and I never got back to sleep, so irritable this morning.

Good luck today Dove.

Hope everyone has a good day.


Posted: 29/03/2015 at 20:15

Evening all.

Thoroughly cold and wet day here, but amazing it was still light at 8 pm.

So bored today I did some paper work. Now got a bottle of red open and onto the sofa till bed.

garden ivory

Posted: 29/03/2015 at 13:44

Do you mean Ivy?

Crow or raven?

Posted: 29/03/2015 at 10:58

The old saying is: if you see a rook by itself; it is a crow, and if you see a group of crows together; they are rooks.

Crow or raven?

Posted: 29/03/2015 at 10:09

Yes, looks like a rook to me. Ravens are huge and tend to live around cliffs or mountains.

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What new flower seeds are you going to grow in 2014

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Good idea?

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