Latest posts by punkdoc

what hedging? what benefits?

Posted: 22/02/2017 at 10:51

Personally I would always go for a hedge with wildlife benefits, so I would choose something like Hawthorn.

Hello Forkers - February 2017 Edition

Posted: 22/02/2017 at 10:33

I have been told my comment was offensive, so I must apologise [ sort of ]

Gave up in the greenhouse, noise of the wind was too unpleasant.

spring bulbs

Posted: 22/02/2017 at 10:31

Sweet peas look ok.

Bulbs are not tulips or daffodils, but may be Irises.

what hedging? what benefits?

Posted: 22/02/2017 at 10:29

Not Leylandii. Needs a lot of work to keep it from becoming a monster and will suck all the moisture from the soil.

Name this plant please

Posted: 22/02/2017 at 10:28

It is a Crocus, although not sure which.

Hello Forkers - February 2017 Edition

Posted: 22/02/2017 at 09:05

Hi all.

Very windy and much worse to come.

Good news Chicky, agree with Hosta, travel is so good for you.

101 years and I still have to put up with him

Have a good day.

Tropical look

Posted: 21/02/2017 at 10:29

Joe, you might be getting a little muddled here.

Lavender are Mediterranean plants and like it dry.

Tropical plants tend to like much more moisture.

They will not grow together very well.

Hello Forkers - February 2017 Edition

Posted: 20/02/2017 at 21:41

Don't if you have noticed Steve Hewlett died today. He was a radio presenter, who has been doing interviews with Eddy Mair each week to discuss how his cancer treatment was going. Some of it was truly moving.

Hello Forkers - February 2017 Edition

Posted: 20/02/2017 at 21:33

So much for bloody summer temperatures, we are due snow on Thursday.

Who was talking about Mr. Wonder, a true great." Living for the City", off Innervisions, is one of my all time favourites.

I look at my nephews and nieces, mostly in their teens and twenties, and I am not sure what the future holds for them.

Galanthus Heffalump photos

Posted: 20/02/2017 at 17:19

I love them, but don't think you can improve on G.nivalis.

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Stupid, or what ?

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can anyone explain?

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Bad news

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New TV programme

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