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Latest posts by SwissSue

Human irrigation system

Posted: 10/04/2014 at 08:22

So sorry to hear that, Mike, I hope it can be treated and that you will stay with us. Will be thinking of you.

Watercress

Posted: 09/04/2014 at 07:15

Hi artjak, have a look at this, will be trying this too, BB2's method look promising as well.

http://www.clarkarty.com/at-home/how-to-grow-watercress-at-home/

 

Herb ident please

Posted: 09/04/2014 at 07:09

Looks like some kind of lavender to me.

Berberis thunbergii pronunciation

Posted: 07/04/2014 at 06:42

Thun like "toon", not thunder!

What (elusive) plant do you crave?

Posted: 07/04/2014 at 06:37
Verdun wrote (see)

Language Blairs 

Two other plamts I cannot seem to locate now....euryops acraeus and sisyrinchium white snow. (this is a delightful non seeding beauty with pure white flowers)

Have you looked here, Verdun?

http://www.pottertons.co.uk/pott/view_product.php?pid=562

http://www.burncoose.co.uk/site/plants.cfm?pn_id=627

http://www.bethchatto.co.uk/s-z/sisyrinchium/sisyrinchium-iceberg.htm

 

Forsythia question.

Posted: 06/04/2014 at 13:03

Hi Fluffy Cloud

Your question got me searching on Google for dwarf forsythias and I found this which might be of interest to you. I will search to see if they are for sale here in Switzerland because I would like one also.

http://www.jparkers.co.uk/plant-0006143/forsythia-dwarf-mini-gold/

 

watercress

Posted: 05/04/2014 at 17:17

http://www.clarkarty.com/at-home/how-to-grow-watercress-at-home/

This is useful too!

 

Seed Packet Design

Posted: 05/04/2014 at 17:12

I turn the packet upside down and shake/tap it well, then cut the bottom of the packet about 2mm down with a pair of scissors. After removing seed fold over couple of times and stick down with a piece of sellotape.

Gardening and Chickens

Posted: 05/04/2014 at 08:39

Always someone around to put a damper on! My only thought was, what if they turn out to be roosters? Enjoy your chickens, Mrs. G.

hi all from Worcestershire

Posted: 04/04/2014 at 06:49

Hi Sue, if you happen to look in here occasionally, I just wanted to tell you how much I'm enjoying reading about your adventures with Thebus. So glad you are enjoying your travels and that all is going well and Phoebe is fine too.

My only problem is, that to find your latest input under "Home", I have to "shrink" the whole page as small as possible to enable me to scroll down to the latest one! Probably I'm doing it the wrong way, will have to ask my computer guru OH if there is another way!

Wishing you lots of further exciting adventures, take care!

SwissSue XX

 

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