Latest posts by sotongeoff

What is horticultural grit?

Posted: 07/06/2012 at 19:36

To my mind horticultural grit is just fine grit to aid drainage-have you looked in garden centres or failing that the equivalent of builders merchants?

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Posted: 07/06/2012 at 19:26

Soap suds and that yes-all the money has been spent on football coverage.

Why does Rio think he is better than some other player?

The trees are doing a dance now


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Posted: 07/06/2012 at 19:11

Probably- but it will be worth waiting for think of the expectation, the excitement,the moment it flowers.

I have had to move containers-I for-see upturned bins and green waste bags in the wrong gardens

There is a programme on 4 tonight about the 1950's house which sounds interesting

What's the weather like in your area?

Posted: 07/06/2012 at 18:19


What's the weather like in your area?

Posted: 07/06/2012 at 18:13

Southampton update


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Posted: 07/06/2012 at 17:55

Have just trussed up the lovely lupin and it was looking grand-

figrat supposedly not as windy tomorrow but still bad-you are getting the worse of it-there will be much damage-wind now back here

Lasagne tonight.

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Posted: 07/06/2012 at 17:28

TIme to reveal the Julibee Quiz answers

sotongeoff wrote (see)

For your delight-on this special day-The Julibee Quiz-questions and answers are either royal or insect type things based

1)what insect would not sit in a deck chair

2)describe what a eight legged scarlet creature may do

3)who famously at the Coronation, road through the streets of London in an open carriage, in the rain

4)original name for Coronation Street

5)what do you call a wingless fly

6)what goes99 bonk

7)who lives in far far away palace

8)which way does the queen of diamonds face

9)what game do insects play in the summer

10)which garden nasty drinks whisky

11)which royal celebrates their birthday on the same day as me but never, ever has sent a card ,a present, or a bit of cake-not that I am bitter

There are greek drachmas or euros on offer-whatever is worth the most

1) ant-he would not sit in dec's chair

2) a red spider mite

3)Queen of Tonga

4)Florizel Street

5)a walk

6)centipede with a wooden leg

7)royal family in Shrek



10)slug-as in a slug of whisky

11)HRH Princess Anne

I think that Flobear Custarde is the winner and gets the drachmas -Kate you came second-you get a wallflower



What is on tonight's dinner menus?



Fork Handles

Posted: 07/06/2012 at 17:13

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Posted: 07/06/2012 at 16:56

Muddyfork-is this a Nile cruise, a trip to the Pyramids ,or lounging in the sun?

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Posted: 07/06/2012 at 16:52

smallswan- have you been to the Eden project?

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