scroggin


Latest posts by scroggin

pet companions

Posted: 12/05/2016 at 18:38

A 9 month old Border Collie called Floss. Complete bundle of energy.

what is best - indeterminate or deteminate tomatoes?

Posted: 06/05/2016 at 07:31

Agree with Dove, I find bush varieties do better outside for me than the cordon type. You could try an experiment with Gardeners Delight which can be grown either way and see which is better for .


New allotment OMG...Part 2...

Posted: 05/05/2016 at 11:13

I hope the GW team are listening to the members on the forum. This is a really good site but it's in danger of losing its contributors if it doesn't act to repair the damage.


It's so nice to pop in here and check on people's progress, achievements and sometimes the disasters which befall us all. 


Why is it that so many times 'change' is seen as progress, when what is needed is evolution not revolution.


On a gardening note I've put out my brassicas, a mix of Calabrese, Savoy's, Summer cabb and Sprouts. All tucked away in a butterfly proof enclosure. Also planted out my Celeriac as forecast is for warm nights now and as I'm off to Wales for a week on Sat, they will fair better in the ground than left in pots.


Fingers crossed that these issues are resolved.

HELLO FORKERS May 2016 Edition

Posted: 04/05/2016 at 18:59
Clarington says:

You know what we all need? Some silly pictures to make us chortle.


Lets see if the forum will let me oblige...


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 Love your picture Clari, here's a selfie from Floss.

Your new-look forum

Posted: 04/05/2016 at 17:10
NoraGW says:

scroggin - we've tested this, and posting pictures from mobiles appears to be working as it should be. Have you waited a few moments for the picture to appear? The uploader is a little slow at the moment.


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 Nora, the problem is if I try to add a picture to a new thread, nothing happens. It works fine on an existing thread! 

Your new-look forum

Posted: 04/05/2016 at 16:37

Still can't post a pic on a new thread. I hope the ' improvements' doesn't kill this forum. It would appear none of the users were consulted before the changes were made. I'll drop back in a couple of days to see if it's improved, at the moment it's way too messy. 

Your new-look forum

Posted: 04/05/2016 at 15:28

Ah! Thanks Nora I will try again.

HELLO FORKERS May 2016 Edition

Posted: 04/05/2016 at 15:23

Oops missed out ' worse'. 

HELLO FORKERS May 2016 Edition

Posted: 04/05/2016 at 15:22

No worries Hazel, I've been called much . . Glad you like the pic of Floss, she does like to 'pose' .

HELLO FORKERS May 2016 Edition

Posted: 04/05/2016 at 15:11

It appears I can post pics on an existing thread but can't start a new thread. Hope they get the 'bugs' sorted, the new format doesn't seem to have many threads. Anyway I thought I'd try and add some cheer with a pic of my BC pup Floss posing in the bluebells. 

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