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Posted: 17/09/2012 at 14:29

Yes they will providing they are kept dry and cool-not cold and damp-greenhouse may not be the best place- also try taking some cuttings now

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Posted: 17/09/2012 at 14:27

Becks is back!!-welcome home

Can you do a parachute jump for the cause?

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Posted: 17/09/2012 at 14:26

You will need a crash helmet then-don't want anybody boing over the side


Winter pansies.

Posted: 17/09/2012 at 14:19

Jean-did you buy them locally-is it worth going back to them?

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Posted: 17/09/2012 at 14:15

You shut you eyes and think of England-don't worry about the blood or injuries there will be plenty of ambulances waiting


Talkback: Taking geranium cuttings

Posted: 17/09/2012 at 14:13
christopher2 wrote (see)
Pelargoniums will.....and do...survive for me in an unheated greenhouse. Often they survive outdoors. But then i am in sw cornwall. The main thing is to keep them fairly dry in the winter only watering during warm spells when it is obvious they need it. Bud808 read up a little to see what buds and nodes really is not difficult. Pelargonium cuttings are best taken and left for day before potting. Cuttings do best on the edge of pot too.

They may survive for you-you are fortunate in your location-but as a general rule they will not-the damp or cold will see them off-for insurance they are best kept indoors on a sunny windowsill during the winter

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Posted: 17/09/2012 at 14:09

The forkers football team is going to do a sponsored jump to raise funds for a new goalkeeper-have I not mentioned this?

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Posted: 17/09/2012 at 13:41

Kate -there us still half a jar to go-so we still have the jar-that is going to Selsey at some point but who knows when?

The first half is in a wood in Amsteelven

Can we please stop talking about silk undies-silk is scarce and we need to make some parachutes

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Posted: 17/09/2012 at 13:26

We have inbuilt ward robes-how come as a chap I get less that an a third of space and have to share that with other items?-

my stuff is on hangers-am too common for tissue paper.

Why would someone trek across Antarctica in the dark and in minus70C-do they wear silk shorts?


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