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Fork Handles

Posted: 27/07/2012 at 11:19

Should also add-menu plans,tv selections, news coverage,fashion advice, the odd gardening subject-remembering where we are...............

Japanese knotweed

Posted: 27/07/2012 at 10:58

I have never experienced this but am aware of pouring glyphosate into cut stems- at this time of year whilst it is actively growing I would repeatedly spray the leaves every 2/3 weeks with a glyphosate spray- at least that will weaken it and stop its progress

Fork Handles

Posted: 27/07/2012 at 10:51

Jean-welcome to our world and if anyone elses wants to join this is not a closed shop, gang or clique just people who ramble on about absolute trifling matters most of the time -all lottery winnings are shared is the only hard and fast rule-and I haven't seen a cent yet

Teresa Green

Fork Handles

Posted: 27/07/2012 at 10:16

OH has bought a ticket as well-with the phrase you never know-but I think I do-she is not aware of the T&C's regarding winnings

Buyer deterrents-walking up and down outside in a thong ,talking loudly on a phone,dropping syringes outside,sharp intakes of breath about subsidence.

We are promised sun later -it is muggy now

Fork Handles

Posted: 27/07/2012 at 09:40

I got an inflatable glove and a flag with the paper at the weekend-flag is fluttering outside-hand I blew up and let down again-not sure what I am supposed to do with it

I didn't tinkle but watched embarrassed presenters on Breakfast tinkling

Is it ok to sow foxgloves now?

Posted: 27/07/2012 at 09:29

Yes-they may be late in flowering but they should flower next year


Posted: 27/07/2012 at 08:35


You have pelargoniums -commonly called geraniums-these are not hardy-they look like this

or this


This is a hardy geranium

A completely different plant

I hope that makes it clear??

Garden Gallery

Posted: 27/07/2012 at 07:03

This is why I love dahlias-there are so many different ones-thanks Kate

Fork Handles

Posted: 27/07/2012 at 06:45

Morning all -this looks like the last of the hot ones

I will keep Jenny's tips in mind if I don't like the cut of the jib of any potential buyers-don't want any riff-raff round here.

I think there may be a third instlament for the hoarde chappie to come

I am really excited about today and the lympics

confued plant ????

Posted: 26/07/2012 at 22:06

That is a troublesome weed -don't what it is called- but it ain't an apple tree

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