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Latest posts by Verdun

Where is Autumn?

Posted: 16/11/2015 at 14:28

Hackonechloa still colourful.....not a flower in sight.  Wish you could see the movement in the wind.  almost 2 metres across and 80 cm high.


My Bristol Garden in 2015

Posted: 16/11/2015 at 12:23

Sounds perfect Marion...."My perfume garden and onwards in 2016" will be most welcome.  Look forward to it 

Where is Autumn?

Posted: 16/11/2015 at 12:15

So it's your fault nanny beach that winter is coming this weekend.  You reminded the gods. 


Posted: 16/11/2015 at 12:13

Fun early this morn but got my discounts on phone bill at last.   what a rigmarole?   Made sure my agreed discounts were recorded this time.  

very mild and dry but no sun.  Prob cut  grass cut later....still growing fast.  

Dont get sinusy....mind over matter.  My strong Cornishness denies all colds,,flu, and all forms of unwellness.  


It's different in Cornwall

Posted: 16/11/2015 at 12:04

Ere, Dove, we don all speek like that down ere.  They do sing in them there posh voices. Wanna pasty do ee?

boring gardening jobs

Posted: 16/11/2015 at 11:59

B3, agree totally about ties.  No longer wear one when going in for a swim 

In our thoughts

Posted: 16/11/2015 at 07:42

Security stepped up down here in peaceful Cornwall.  Air base at Culdrose on highest alert.  too close for "comfort" .  

Getting rid of Bindweed

Posted: 16/11/2015 at 07:36

Ha ha Steve.  Dad taught us to box.  Three young brothers fresh from Aussieland.  and a classic manoeuvre or two to deal with bigger guys.  

Montys secret history of the English garden

Posted: 15/11/2015 at 22:25

I have indeed Primrose.  I too resemble that remark   

boring gardening jobs

Posted: 15/11/2015 at 22:22

A clothes peg on the nose supposedly stops the running....a tissue of lies I think.   

Discussions started by Verdun

Why has a thread disqppeared? Who decided?

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Last Post: 22/11/2015 at 17:12

who cares who wins?

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Last Post: 17/11/2015 at 06:29

Just a suggestion...

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Last Post: 13/11/2015 at 17:37

Don't be scaredy cat.....

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Last Post: 12/11/2015 at 10:18

Drat those chains.....

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Last Post: 07/11/2015 at 09:35

Wot's it all about.....?

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Last Post: 08/11/2015 at 18:32

"Experts" we go again

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Last Post: 20/10/2015 at 23:23

Best late flowering clematis?

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Last Post: 18/10/2015 at 23:19

What new plants will you be trying?

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Last Post: 21/10/2015 at 20:07

White foliage?

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Last Post: 16/10/2015 at 19:39

Is this really cruel?

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Last Post: 13/10/2015 at 08:47

Taking life for granted......

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Last Post: 06/10/2015 at 00:11

Against all logic.......

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Last Post: 14/09/2015 at 23:06

Wont go without a fight....

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