Latest posts by SwissSue


Posted: 20/10/2013 at 18:03

Forester2, here is a site that sells a huge selection of cannas, including the one mentioned earlier


Can I say?

Posted: 20/10/2013 at 16:58

What can you say, Verdun, not much I'm afraid, facts are facts. I seem to have upset someone, whose post made me very angry, in fact I still am. Maybe the poster meant well, but sometimes you have consider how the "recipient" might feel and I'm not sorry for my remarks. Sometimes the truth hurts and all I can say ist "if the cap fits, wear it". It is not right to tell someone so bluntly what they should or should not do. Suggest, yes, but not dictate.

So, that is my final word on the subject. I will continue to enjoy this forum and all the constructive tips from everyone which have taught me a lot and have made my garden a lot more interesting and lovely than it was, even if it has cost me a small fortune.


Serious! Really

Posted: 20/10/2013 at 08:00

Z-Cars, Beverly Hill Billies, Lassie, all  in black and white, oh so long ago!

Pruning rambling rose

Posted: 19/10/2013 at 16:40

I would remove some of the old shoots completely and tie up the new ones in their place.

Small Dahlia Tubers

Posted: 19/10/2013 at 16:20

Definitely worth keeping and they'll be twice that size next autumn.

What's for Tea ....... mr fox

Posted: 19/10/2013 at 16:18

A LARGE Aberdeen Angus filet of beef with baked potato, sour cream with chives and 2 veg.


Moules in white wine and cream sauce with a french baguette, in fact any kind of seafood!

Leek problems

Posted: 19/10/2013 at 13:12

Are you sure you planted leeks and not onions?

Serious! Really

Posted: 19/10/2013 at 10:33

Just Googled David Cassidy, he certainly hasn't aged well! Shame, such a pretty young man, now looks more like that drunken ex footballer, can't remember his name.


Posted: 19/10/2013 at 10:23

Sorry to hear about your niece, Verdun, but as it was an old school colleage, maybe he was trying to do a Romeo and Juliet!

seeds for drought resistant meditteranean plants

Posted: 18/10/2013 at 18:08

Hallo gg, for Zauschneria, the RHS lists suppliers here:


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A rose by any other name ,,,,,,,,,,

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Especially good for new gardeners 
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