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Latest posts by Verdun

holly tree

Posted: 10/12/2014 at 23:41

Yes Mark,,it stands a pretty good chance of growing.  No guarantees though.  Hollies don't generally being transplanted but I've never had a problem.  I guess it's the plain green variety?    It will probably be a good pollinator for other hollies too.


Posted: 10/12/2014 at 23:37

I guess a lot of people are a bit low currently Edd thus the representative comments on the forum

well done on securing that contract ....sounds excellent.

when I first participated on this forum it was mainly gardening questions and then a popular general thread.  So the forum has changed in the sense that it embraces more than horticultural issues.......includes cakes,,babies and even jokes. ,so,,returning to my opening comment, I think many posts and threads are also "high" and positive ones here.


Posted: 10/12/2014 at 20:04

Bonfire ash

Posted: 10/12/2014 at 20:03

I add as a mulch around gooseberries, black currants etc

Fallen leaves on veg beds

Posted: 10/12/2014 at 20:00

I like your style Edd.  Makes perfect sense. further to that I think I could get breakfast, lunch etc from visiting friends n neighbours on a regular basis.  

And next door's mower.  opportunities are endless 


Posted: 10/12/2014 at 19:31

Eva so 'umble Runnybeake 

Worries & troubles that affect Forum friends.

Posted: 10/12/2014 at 19:30

An idea Topbird. thanks 


Posted: 10/12/2014 at 19:26

Lyn used to hate that blooming Concorde .

just gone around the garden checking gh door and Wimdows safely closed and nothing can blow about.  Very,,very strong winds impacting here overnight.  

Gardengirl, that reminds me to sow sweet peas. ,


Posted: 10/12/2014 at 16:55

There you go Runnybeake.  Well, look how else does he fit on your tv screen!  See, I'm not stoopid 

Worries & troubles that affect Forum friends.

Posted: 10/12/2014 at 16:51

Mum more alert today.  Smiling a lot.  Drinking lots of tea today but resisting eating.  She resents me insisting she eats...carer spoon feeding me the occasional glare followed by a smile and comment.  

I know it's wrong but one of the residents goes around pinching spectacles, dentures, hearing aids and anything he fancies and I have so much resentment towards him.  My mum had a card today but couldn't read it cos I'm sure he's got her glasses again. He tried to enter my mum's room last evening but I said "no.  Not your room" but what can we do?

brother causing more mischief again this morning  at the care home but I'm just going to ignore it.

very best wishes to everyone going through difficult times

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There's orangey........

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Flabbergasted....thought I would have a heart attack

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Oh no.....not again...

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Oh eck!

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I love the Royals......

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Oh dear oh dear,,oh dear......

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Best herbaceous foliage

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Am I grumpy cos.....

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Come in Artjak...your time is up

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Hey! Looking good

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Contrast or clash; complement and safe

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a good turn needs to be considered......

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Serious reminder folks....

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Smog going to get us?

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