Latest posts by Verdun

To early to prune Buddlias and Roses ?

Posted: 10/02/2016 at 13:06

Unless you live down here ....hee hee 


Buying online

Posted: 10/02/2016 at 13:05

See you there Aster.  Visit the nursery at Lizard....Croft Common.....but loads around too many to mention but signposted.    From where I am the nearest is a mile away followed by several en route to Helston, for example, and thence more from towards Burncoose.  All different.  All worthwhile.  

Where is my grass?

Posted: 10/02/2016 at 12:58

Right, uninstalled the lot and started again.  Success.  Have my toolbar, smilies and free donuts again 

Where is my grass?

Posted: 10/02/2016 at 12:51
Hiya Lyn
Yes checked and re checked settings, ticked all the boxes, logged out and logged in ....the works. No tool bar unless via Chrome. Chrome has its difficulties too though. It all happened ....seemed fo coincide with avatar etc., "fixes" .......a few days ago. However, if you have toolbar on iPad then it is, for now, perplexing me.
Agree with you about replying through our own experiences you say we can all google stuff. And, if we are mistaken, others will come along and we all learn like that. Different situations, even climate, give us all a better idea how plants grow and thrive/or not.

My Perfumed Bristol Garden in 2016.

Posted: 10/02/2016 at 11:07

What are you planting Marion? 

Buying online

Posted: 10/02/2016 at 11:04

online is definitely the best but there are many nurseries down here supplying rare, tender and unusual plants.  Walking around one at Cross Common at the Lizard for example is like a child in a sweetshop.

popping in to Burncoose Nurseries tomorrow as I pass by to pick up some ordered stuff 

Where is my grass?

Posted: 10/02/2016 at 10:58

I can Indeed 

stubbornly like to stick with safari though so have resisted chrome and others.  Hopefully tech guys can resolve for safari 


Posted: 10/02/2016 at 10:54

Beautiful here Hosta........for now anyway 

Anyone done any gardening today - Version 2

Posted: 10/02/2016 at 10:52

Not sure what the temperature is out there but it's feeling pretty warm.  Uncovered the temporary polytunnel to check on plants there and will keep it uncovered for couple of hours.  Planted out potted alliums.  

pancake day

Posted: 10/02/2016 at 09:04

I'm getting excited about pancakes next Tuesday.  Got it all arranged.  

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17 degrees in a couple of days

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As if the day couldn't get any better.........

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Not a Michael Buble fan really.... 
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Those blowsy, shapeless things.....

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