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Latest posts by Wintersong


Posted: 22/03/2015 at 05:19

Enjoy your Sundays off, see you all later


Posted: 21/03/2015 at 20:06

We had a pair of mating doves in the garden recent years who kept trying their luck but nest building was the worst I've ever seen with giant holes in it and precariously perched,  the eggs kept falling out 


Posted: 21/03/2015 at 20:00

Welcome Wonky Legs, I know all about builders' rubble and sunken patios and blank canvases so you have my sympathises and congratulations, oh, and I occasionally know the odd bit about planty  stuff, sometimes

Luckily there are many others who know far more so stick with them 

Look forward to conversing


Posted: 21/03/2015 at 15:59


Chillin after work shift, OH has the ruggers on all evening but I never mind the sport and he never minds gardening programmes

I can relax with a glass of something and look at my  garden photos for the thousandth time but it makes me happy 

Can't wait to see your borders this year Yvie after the amount of hard work and expenditure. 

Hope bekkie is well 


Posted: 20/03/2015 at 13:07

Naughty Yvie  Glad you are enjoying the garden though, should look incredible this year for you.

I'm feeling poorly today don't even have the energy for plant porn  but that's okay, I'm goodly ahead in the garden so it can wait until next week. Pergola arrives on Wednesday and more garden supplies on Tuesday...sheeesh, so much money to make it perfect. I hope by next year I can slow down a bit and potter along nicely instead


Posted: 20/03/2015 at 13:03

Glad you're safe Verdun, I wouldn't want all your fans to wonder where you are on the next episode of Poldark


Posted: 20/03/2015 at 10:34

Great pics Hosta! Thanks for thinking of all those overcast or wide of the maximum effect.

Anyone heard from Verdun yet? Did he get swallowed up by the cosmic Cornwallian phenomenon?


Posted: 20/03/2015 at 09:35

No joy in central Kent  only the slightest weird glow  


Posted: 20/03/2015 at 07:17

Morning all,

Trying to find some energy today 

Lovely surprise DD but you do deserve it

Shopping day before work this weekend 


Posted: 19/03/2015 at 21:20

I saw a recommendation to spray with weed killer but only after you have beaten the stems to make the plants flop sideways.  I've never had this weed so this is not a personal experience, but can sympathise 

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Ooh ooh so excited!

New border 
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Talkback: Informal planting

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