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Latest posts by Verdun


Posted: 20/07/2015 at 16:29

Took cousin home today.  His son will look after him.

we all have no idea really how he will be 

Bamboo query

Posted: 20/07/2015 at 15:56

Is this an arrogance?

Posted: 20/07/2015 at 15:54

thinking of changing my forum name in accordance with my self assessed status here.  

Verdun on High has a ring to it that I like......i like it a lot 

so forumers, what (fittingly) elevated name would you choose for yourselves?

Foxglove 'Illumination Pink'

Posted: 20/07/2015 at 15:48

Illumimation pink sadly not greatest plant for me.  I helped its demise by removing them.  The white usual foxgloves this year have been womderful.  Illumimation Pink has no style, class or simple beauty.

hardy gerberas fine with me.  Still have 2 after a few years but not a star for me

Phlox Deadheading ?

Posted: 20/07/2015 at 15:44

Yes,,for sure, Meomye.  Cut off old flowered stems as you see them.  Sooner the better for repeat flowers.

cut to next shoots on stems

Bamboo query

Posted: 20/07/2015 at 15:31


not  a semsible thing to do. 

Would not plant it in the garden.....have you not read here about bamboo?


Posted: 20/07/2015 at 12:57

Was that a swear word there Fairy?  my senses have been shattered by that.  Gobsmacked.  My smacked has never been so gobbed!   Need a other cuppa urgently 

very warm but still light drizzle..?  sun burst through only to be smothered again.

 traffic again down here is horrendous . 

No Flowers

Posted: 20/07/2015 at 12:28

Should be smilies now Pansy....back on advance editor?

Garden Pictures 2015

Posted: 20/07/2015 at 09:03

Garden Pictures 2015

Posted: 20/07/2015 at 08:57

Winter, didnt think it would come out.  Saving this shot for a few days cos helenium double trouble,,lobelias Tanya and Hadspen purple and salvia patens will be out then, not to mention frikartii monch in the foreground

can I still post that picture?.....(like asking if I can take an exam again )

Discussions started by Verdun

Taking life for granted......

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Against all logic.......

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Wont go without a fight....

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Last Post: 30/08/2015 at 12:07

Slugs knippimg.......

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Last Post: 28/08/2015 at 11:41

Bit fed up but always a silver lining......

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Last Post: 25/08/2015 at 15:56

An observation.....

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Last Post: 25/08/2015 at 20:35

Mildew free monardas

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Last Post: 25/08/2015 at 19:29

Boring, boring rosesN

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Last Post: 05/09/2015 at 07:24

What will simply not thrive for you....

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Last Post: 14/08/2015 at 16:11

look wot she did to me........

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Last Post: 10/08/2015 at 22:55

Echi what?

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Last Post: 11/08/2015 at 19:09

Such a shame......

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Last Post: 07/08/2015 at 09:37

Even you hard hearts......

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