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Newbie joined today :)

Posted: 12/03/2014 at 08:08
Stacey Docherty wrote (see)

Welcome cleo it's a friendly place where we are all happy to eat about your woes and successes 

Stacey, I thought we weren't allowed to mention food and eating!

Hi Cleo.

An ENVY thread....

Posted: 09/03/2014 at 10:02

Another big envy: All wonderful open/public/trust gardens you in the UK can visit!

green with envy!

Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 08/03/2014 at 18:09

The crocuses look lovely, Panda. Good idea to put them in pots. I once put some in the lawn, but they didn't die back quick enough and OH mowed the lawn and cut off all the leaves, they never came up again! Also, the sparrows chewed all the yellow ones, so I gave up.

An ENVY thread....

Posted: 08/03/2014 at 08:56

"Also of those who have a stream at the bottom of their gardens."

Ohh, me too, but preferably at the bottom of a sloping garden!

Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 07/03/2014 at 19:05

These just followed me home today! Am planning on making a rock garden.

 Saxifraga Arendiis


 Saxifraga Krabschia


Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 07/03/2014 at 18:59

Mrs. G, have you got Preview on your laptop? If so you should be able to rotate it in there (look at bar on top), then save.


Posted: 07/03/2014 at 18:45

Tracey, one of those camellias jumped into my trolley at Lidl the other day too!

The label showed a white candy-striped one with red stripes, but two large buds have now opened and they are red! I don't really mind, but the striped one would have been special.

The brugmanwhatsit used to be called datura or angels trumpet, you can get high by chewing the seeds! They are very impressive though.

An ENVY thread....

Posted: 07/03/2014 at 05:49

I have UK garden equipment and plant choice envy! Can't get half of what you can here!And greenhouse envy 1) can't afford one, 2) no room to put one!

Strange growth on plumb tree???

Posted: 04/03/2014 at 13:25

Hallo Alan 78

Have a look at this, it's American but they probably have the same problems. Also, if you Google "growths on plum trees" you will get lots of info:


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