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HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 10/06/2014 at 18:22

Thats a good question Fg., being a nicked seed I did not have a name. I will post a picture once it is open, but it has small flowers which makes me suspect it is related to the Indian varieties, which I think were the first introduced to this country.

As always KEF i shall take your advice, then blame you if I am not sober.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 10/06/2014 at 17:35

Raining now, but it has been a lovely day, hot hot hot.

Now have nearly all my tender plants outside, except for a few Dahlias which are rather short, My seed raised Bishops Children are about to flower, not bad as sown in February. I wonder what colours they will be?

Morning Glories are in large pots, I find they get savaged by the molluscs if I put them in the ground.

I also have a Canna about to flower, it is grown from seed I nicked from a plant in a garden in Devon and it always seems to flower well before all the others.

Managed to resist a beer at lunch, but enjoyed the cake Dove.

Off to cook tea and will open some vino when OH gets home.

Have a good evening everyone.

Joining

Posted: 10/06/2014 at 14:23

Hi, and welcome both of you. You will find this a great site, with lots of advice and tips, but also a lot of of fun and laughter.

Can't get on site

Posted: 10/06/2014 at 12:10

Not any more there isnt!

Our garden now with railway sleepers, really pleased

Posted: 10/06/2014 at 12:09

lovely, and without being too sexist, well done to your bf.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 10/06/2014 at 11:22

That looks perfect.

have just watched a Goldcrest feeding 2 presumably just fledged chicks, on a branch of a Yew tree.

Acer's -need to get conditions perfect

Posted: 10/06/2014 at 11:18

Not an expert, but i do grow a few Acers. they need: semi-shade, not exposed to cold winds, and a slightly acid, woodsy soil [ leaf mould, ericaceous compost and some John innes No. 3 ]. Dont let them dry out, but dont drown them. Given that lot, they should thrive and act as a constant reminder of your dad.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 10/06/2014 at 10:35

Very hot out there today, have had to come in for a cool drink; too early for a beer I suppose.

Some cake would be very nice to have with my lunch.

Mulch and bulbs

Posted: 10/06/2014 at 09:41

In short, yes.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 10/06/2014 at 08:05

Morning all Torrential rain in the night woke us up, so feeling a bit groggy today. Loks lovely outside now, so will get out soon. Am going to put the Morning glories out today, and that will be the last of the tender stuff outside.

Hope everyone has a good day, and that your weather stays good [ except for Verdun ]

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