punkdoc


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Wallflowers-how can I be sure of getting reds & orange?

Posted: 07/04/2017 at 10:40

Only if you buy a specific strain.


Try Blood Red or Fire King, which I think are great and I team them with a dark purple / black Tulip.

Hello Forkers - April edition

Posted: 07/04/2017 at 10:02

Good thanks Hosta, but being a natural pessimist, somewhat worried that we might be in an end of the world scenario.


Need to get out in the garden.


If I say so myself the NHS is great, probably the thing I am proudest of, about our country.

Hello Forkers - April edition

Posted: 07/04/2017 at 09:38

Hi all.


If I advertised my greenhouse on freecycle, it would have to say 10 X 8 1 intact pane of glass.

Feeble hyacinths or Spanish bluebells?

Posted: 06/04/2017 at 16:03

They look identical to some Spanish b.b's I have just been trying to dig out !!

Salvia Amistad

Posted: 06/04/2017 at 09:58

Maybe too early to tell, but they also may have been frosted, they are not fully hardy.


I would leave them for a few weeks.


The cuttings will grow on quickly and give you flowers this year.

Hello Forkers - April edition

Posted: 06/04/2017 at 08:36

Hi all.


Lovely and sunny, think I may need to water some areas of garden !


Hosta uppermost in my thoughts, firstly I have been awake since 4am and secondly I found lots of Hosta shoots starting to poke through yesterday.


I wondered where you had gone Fairy.

Onion tool

Posted: 05/04/2017 at 20:38

Probably a stupid question, but why did you buy it, if you didn't know what it was for ?

Plant identification

Posted: 05/04/2017 at 12:15

Coryadalis, I think.

Mow lawn with walnuts, chestnuts, hazelnuts on it.

Posted: 05/04/2017 at 10:22

IMO and a very short answer;


1. compost it.


2. petrol mower.

Hello Forkers - April edition

Posted: 05/04/2017 at 08:21

Hi all.


Today I am apoplectic with rage, up to 100 dead, countless more injured.


Putin blames the rebels, Trump blames Obama and everyone sits on their hands doing nothing.


I have witnessed the results of chemical weapons first hand in Iraq and it is something no one should have to witness.


Anyway I am going into the garden and am going to take out my anger on some overgrown shrubs.

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What memories do your plants bring back?

 
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Stupid, or what ?

cuttings. 
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What new seeds will you be trying this year?

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The Arctic

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can anyone explain?

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Wishes and resolutions

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New TV programme

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