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Latest posts by Verdun

Falling leaves-loads of em.

Posted: 08/10/2015 at 12:10

Language dove.....this is a family forum 

GardenIng jokes

Posted: 08/10/2015 at 11:50

How I love loved...the Beano 

Falling leaves-loads of em.

Posted: 08/10/2015 at 11:49

Use them Desthemoaner

leaf blower?  Bag them up, throw on fhe compost heap or, if you have enough planting to stop them blowing around, you can simply use them as a mulch 

irish yew - standishii variant

Posted: 08/10/2015 at 11:43

Must confess I am unsure about the berrying.  I seem to recall trees are either all male or all female.  I get the odd berry now and then but rare.   i grow a few other yew and berries never appear.   I dont think you need worry too much.  I will check it out though.

Yew are very funny plant pauper.     you are almost as good as wot I am on the jokes thread 


Posted: 08/10/2015 at 11:36

Yes KeenOnGreen that's our experience too here.....cutting back to allow the plant to recover

Mock Orange

Posted: 08/10/2015 at 11:34

Money back guarantee on all advice Betty 


Posted: 08/10/2015 at 11:30

Still have a solitary lady in the bath here Dove.......been taking pictures all morning!!  And tatty white dicentra flower too 

Over-wintering plants

Posted: 08/10/2015 at 11:24

Sorry Hosta.  You hadn't posted when I replied.  Argyranthemums for me via cuttings every year...the meanie in me..   Although they are short term perennials here

Over-wintering plants

Posted: 08/10/2015 at 11:13

All will be fine Snowy43.  I have cuttings of argyranthemums in cold greenhouse right now.  You can still take cuttings now for more plants next spring.  so, yes, worth keeping 


New Front Lawn

Posted: 08/10/2015 at 11:08

Always right see Tetley     

Discussions started by Verdun

Hey! It's christmas soon...wot are you getting me?

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Sad day......

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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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