Latest posts by Verdun

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.   

My Bristol Garden in 2015

Posted: 15/11/2015 at 22:17

Thought of a new theme for 2016 Marion? 


Posted: 15/11/2015 at 22:15

Me too Logan 

Getting rid of Bindweed

Posted: 15/11/2015 at 22:14

You are not MLK Jo.......he spoke of great things not about killing weeds.  

He that alloweth the other to have the last word is the bigger man ....Verdun 

Montys secret history of the English garden

Posted: 15/11/2015 at 22:08

Sleep well then Primrose 

stormy weather

Posted: 15/11/2015 at 22:06

Talking of g.......s, the great Alf Garnet died yesterday ...think it was yesterday.  Warren Mitchell of course.  parents never liked us to watch it....swearing, food spraying from his mouth, etc....  So irreverent.  So funny 

Discussions started by Verdun

Bargain plants

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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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Tonight DIY... gt Ormond St Hospital

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Well, he won but.....

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Sssssssscared or what?

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What is an all year round garden?

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Shakes you...

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

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Nice gesture but maybe more?

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How ruthless???

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£3 99 or 39p?

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HEY! This aint right!

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