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Posted: 04/06/2014 at 12:58

Thanks for your comments. I suppose you're right, but there's so much rain I can't get out to do anything. Consoled myself by buying many more books than I intended to at the bookshop. I popped in for a sit down and a little read to get away from it all - another bad shift at work, and didn't want to bring my mood back home for the OH to put up with... Came home £20, but another Carol Klein book to add to the collection. Seeing as I can't possibly go outside, I'm going to keep myself busy with those, and tidy the living room which is frankly, a tip! Tidy house, tidy mind and all that.

Thanks again


No nice, cute grannie tat in my garden....

Posted: 04/06/2014 at 12:55

poor puddy tats.


Posted: 03/06/2014 at 19:20

been having a down patch lately, which has gradually gotten worse, get home from work, fall into a stupor, go to bed, do it all again the next day. II seem to have had the customers from hell lately... done nothing in the garden, weeds taking over the beds, I've not done anything on the allotment for over a week. I'm going to sign off for a few days methinks and just try to get myself back on track.

Have a lovely rest of the week folks.

flowering plant ID, but no flowers, just a bulb!

Posted: 03/06/2014 at 08:55
There the wooden lolly stick type ones but the ink washes off them. I didn't bother with labels for the marigolds and dahlias.

Leaves aren't pungent nope. Ive got two of them as well. Both roughly the same height.

flowering plant ID, but no flowers, just a bulb!

Posted: 02/06/2014 at 18:45

I've googled and I've not seen any that have any leaves even remotely resembling marigolds... In other news my dahlias have grown bulbs! Pretty chuffed with that. I'm not too bad at this growing from seed malarkey.. If only the labels would stay put!


Posted: 02/06/2014 at 18:42

That doesn't sound so good KEF, hope he's back to normal now!

Just about to make minus the almonds because I only went and forgot them... and some marbled brownies. 

Then it's a four cheese, broccoli, peas and spinach pasta thingy with itty bitty snacky salad snacky bits, rather like the salad bar at pizza hut if you've had the pleasure at dining at such upmarket establishments

flowering plant ID, but no flowers, just a bulb!

Posted: 02/06/2014 at 16:54
Leaves are wrong! I'm flummoxed! Suppose I'll wait and see until it blooms


Posted: 02/06/2014 at 16:46
Taken the nap. Didn't bake. Whoops.


Posted: 02/06/2014 at 15:12

So long as you're happy and healthy BL don't stress it. More important things in life!

experiences with free offers of plants

Posted: 02/06/2014 at 15:10

ta dave

Discussions started by SweetPea93

Weed or Veg IDs from my allotment!

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flowering plant ID, but no flowers, just a bulb!

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After a cruddy day, came some sunshine

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The challenges of a smaller than average garden

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Marigolds looking... well weird

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Garden tattoos? Or generally cool and interesting tattoos?

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Allotment and new gardener enthusiast Tips and Tricks

Sourcing bits of bobs for your little piece of heaven 
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Plants IDs please!

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New favourite plants

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Any experience with Wysteria cuttings

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Sewing wildflowers

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Good deal on Tomato plugs! Were £14.99 now £1.99

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