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  1. JWK
    Informative x 3

    Super Blood Wolf Moon tonight

    Good morning all
    Good morning all
    Good morning all
    Good morning all
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  2. shiney
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    LATEST MOAN FROM YOU AND ME 2019

    Morning @Mike Allen yes and I am one of them donkeys;):lunapic 130165696578242 5:
    Morning @Mike Allen yes and I am one of them donkeys;):lunapic 130165696578242 5:
    Morning @Mike Allen yes and I am one of them donkeys;):lunapic 130165696578242 5:
    Morning @Mike Allen yes and I am one of them donkeys;):lunapic 130165696578242 5:
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  3. Zigs
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    Like x 3

    What's your weather like

    1c clear and a lovely calm night for moon watching the snow has gone but more is forecasted for Tuesday afternoon .:hapfeet:hopefully enough to have a snowy day!
    1c clear and a lovely calm night for moon watching the snow has gone but more is forecasted for Tuesday afternoon .:hapfeet:hopefully enough to have a snowy day!
    1c clear and a lovely calm night for moon watching the snow has gone but more is forecasted for Tuesday afternoon .:hapfeet:hopefully enough to have a snowy day!
    1c clear and a lovely calm night for moon watching the snow has gone but more is forecasted for Tuesday afternoon .:hapfeet:hopefully enough to have a snowy day!
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  4. Spruce
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    Delphinium gets its name from the Greek word “delphis,” which means dolphin.

    Dont lose delphiniums through the cold here......they will succumb to wet though and slugs early in the season I think account for most of any losses. Mine prob last 3 or 4 years but regular...
    Dont lose delphiniums through the cold here......they will succumb to wet though and slugs early in the season I think account for most of any losses. Mine prob last 3 or 4 years but regular cuttings are the solution I think :) Baptisias are fantastic.....have 4 varieties here including the...
    Dont lose delphiniums through the cold here......they will succumb to wet though and slugs early in the season I think account for most of any losses. Mine prob last 3 or 4 years but regular cuttings are the solution I think :) Baptisias are...
    Dont lose delphiniums through the cold here......they will succumb to wet though and slugs early in the season I think account for most of any losses. Mine prob last 3 or 4 years but regular...
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  5. longk
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    The Growing From Seed Thread 2019

    Mainly chillies so far, jalapeño and cayenne. Just today, I sowed some antirrri.. n...h snapdragons :snorky:and delphiniums. Must sow more jals though. I pickled them last year and they are almost gone!...
    Mainly chillies so far, jalapeño and cayenne. Just today, I sowed some antirrri.. n...h snapdragons :snorky:and delphiniums. Must sow more jals though. I pickled them last year and they are almost gone! Number 2 son is demolishing them :)Does anyone start cleome this early? I know the info says now but...
    Mainly chillies so far, jalapeño and cayenne. Just today, I sowed some antirrri.. n...h snapdragons :snorky:and delphiniums. Must sow more jals though. I pickled them last year and they are almost gone! Number 2 son is demolishing them :)Does anyone...
    Mainly chillies so far, jalapeño and cayenne. Just today, I sowed some antirrri.. n...h snapdragons :snorky:and delphiniums. Must sow more jals though. I pickled them last year and they are almost gone!...
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  6. Fat Controller

    Sheds

    Agreed. I've been happy with the wooden shed I built (1975) and our tea-house (1987). Both were built with softwood given a coat of Cuprinol and roofing ply panels. No sign of any rot in...
    Agreed. I've been happy with the wooden shed I built (1975) and our tea-house (1987). Both were built with softwood given a coat of Cuprinol and roofing ply panels. No sign of any rot in either.With a wooden shed, it's important to get some air circulation under it.This is the base of the...
    Agreed. I've been happy with the wooden shed I built (1975) and our tea-house (1987). Both were built with softwood given a coat of Cuprinol and roofing ply panels. No sign of any rot in either.With a wooden shed, it's important to get some...
    Agreed. I've been happy with the wooden shed I built (1975) and our tea-house (1987). Both were built with softwood given a coat of Cuprinol and roofing ply panels. No sign of any rot in...
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  7. PeterS
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    What's looking exotic in 2019

    Happy New Year to everyone. Being winter, things are a bit quiet, but even so a few plants are flowering. Thunbergia coccinea is now flowering its head off. I can't find any information whether...
    Happy New Year to everyone. Being winter, things are a bit quiet, but even so a few plants are flowering. Thunbergia coccinea is now flowering its head off. I can't find any information whether it only flowers over the winter or whether, like its close relative Thunbergia mysorensis, it can...
    Happy New Year to everyone. Being winter, things are a bit quiet, but even so a few plants are flowering. Thunbergia coccinea is now flowering its head off. I can't find any information whether it only flowers over the winter or whether, like...
    Happy New Year to everyone. Being winter, things are a bit quiet, but even so a few plants are flowering. Thunbergia coccinea is now flowering its head off. I can't find any information whether...
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  8. Spruce
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    Been away but all back now ......

    Hows your Bees? @Spruce xx
    Hows your Bees? @Spruce xx
    Hows your Bees? @Spruce xx
    Hows your Bees? @Spruce xx
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  9. Zigs
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    WHAT JOBS ARE WE DOING IN THE GARDEN TODAY 2019

    Nowt today. Suffering mega migraine. Diazepam not touched it. Someone knock me out please.
    Nowt today. Suffering mega migraine. Diazepam not touched it. Someone knock me out please.
    Nowt today. Suffering mega migraine. Diazepam not touched it. Someone knock me out please.
    Nowt today. Suffering mega migraine. Diazepam not touched it. Someone knock me out please.
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  10. Phil James

    Dreaded Conifer Problem!

    Bl**dy hell Phil , what a situation ! Mike is correct in saying to contact your local councillor ; he/she may even earn what they're paid to do !! Leylandii are awful plants ; people plant them...
    Bl**dy hell Phil , what a situation ! Mike is correct in saying to contact your local councillor ; he/she may even earn what they're paid to do !! Leylandii are awful plants ; people plant them hoping to maintain them at around 6' high ; it never works . By incremental growth , they slowly...
    Bl**dy hell Phil , what a situation ! Mike is correct in saying to contact your local councillor ; he/she may even earn what they're paid to do !! Leylandii are awful plants ; people plant them hoping to maintain them at around 6' high ; it never...
    Bl**dy hell Phil , what a situation ! Mike is correct in saying to contact your local councillor ; he/she may even earn what they're paid to do !! Leylandii are awful plants ; people plant them...
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  11. wiseowl
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    Moon Images Only

    Nice shot Woo! :thumbsup:
    Nice shot Woo! :thumbsup:
    Nice shot Woo! :thumbsup:
    Nice shot Woo! :thumbsup:
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  12. shiney

    WHAT'S BUZZING OR FLYING NEAR YOU 2019

    I don't know Shiney, but the next time the one that visits my garden drops by I'll ask him. :biggrin:
    I don't know Shiney, but the next time the one that visits my garden drops by I'll ask him. :biggrin:
    I don't know Shiney, but the next time the one that visits my garden drops by I'll ask him. :biggrin:
    I don't know Shiney, but the next time the one that visits my garden drops by I'll ask him. :biggrin:
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  13. NigelJ

    Super Salvias 2019

    Salvia Amethyst. 3 plants on order for May
    Salvia Amethyst. 3 plants on order for May
    Salvia Amethyst. 3 plants on order for May
    Salvia Amethyst. 3 plants on order for May
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  14. shiney

    Show Us Your Recent Purchases 2019

    Popped into our local Emporium on the way back from the local nature reserve we were visiting and spotted this lovely cyclamen and pot on their cheap shelf so for £3 for plant and pot I thought...
    Popped into our local Emporium on the way back from the local nature reserve we were visiting and spotted this lovely cyclamen and pot on their cheap shelf so for £3 for plant and pot I thought it was a good bargain and Mr Kandy agreed.When we got round to the till the young girl queried with...
    Popped into our local Emporium on the way back from the local nature reserve we were visiting and spotted this lovely cyclamen and pot on their cheap shelf so for £3 for plant and pot I thought it was a good bargain and Mr Kandy agreed.When we...
    Popped into our local Emporium on the way back from the local nature reserve we were visiting and spotted this lovely cyclamen and pot on their cheap shelf so for £3 for plant and pot I thought...
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  15. LauraRoslin

    Reasons not to have a dog!

    Reasons to HAVE dogs far outweigh reasons not to? Currently sat at my desk with two dogs using my feet as pillows, would I change a thing? yes, would like more feet for the other four dogs!:snorky:
    Reasons to HAVE dogs far outweigh reasons not to? Currently sat at my desk with two dogs using my feet as pillows, would I change a thing? yes, would like more feet for the other four dogs!:snorky:
    Reasons to HAVE dogs far outweigh reasons not to? Currently sat at my desk with two dogs using my feet as pillows, would I change a thing? yes, would like more feet for the other four dogs!:snorky:
    Reasons to HAVE dogs far outweigh reasons not to? Currently sat at my desk with two dogs using my feet as pillows, would I change a thing? yes, would like more feet for the other four dogs!:snorky:
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  16. CanadianLori

    What are you going to be doing this weekend?

    I had a fight with Ivy a few years ago. She "ate" two fence panels.But I won!
    I had a fight with Ivy a few years ago. She "ate" two fence panels.But I won!
    I had a fight with Ivy a few years ago. She "ate" two fence panels.But I won!
    I had a fight with Ivy a few years ago. She "ate" two fence panels.But I won!
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  17. Zigs
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    Yawn yawn, wakey wakey Winter 2019

    Naughty Verdun :nonofinger: lol :snorky:I Been to Marizion a few times on my hols I loved it there :)
    Naughty Verdun :nonofinger: lol :snorky:I Been to Marizion a few times on my hols I loved it there :)
    Naughty Verdun :nonofinger: lol :snorky:I Been to Marizion a few times on my hols I loved it there :)
    Naughty Verdun :nonofinger: lol :snorky:I Been to Marizion a few times on my hols I loved it there :)
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  18. 2nd_bassoon

    Sheltered shady corner with heavy soil

    Pleasure 2nd bassoon.....you can make that a very attractive and perfumed spot I think :)
    Pleasure 2nd bassoon.....you can make that a very attractive and perfumed spot I think :)
    Pleasure 2nd bassoon.....you can make that a very attractive and perfumed spot I think :)
    Pleasure 2nd bassoon.....you can make that a very attractive and perfumed spot I think :)
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  19. Glenfish

    Strawberry Advice

    Hi,They say strawbs need a period of cold, so I would leave them outside for a couple of weeks while this current cold spell is on, and then repot and bring any you want into the...
    Hi,They say strawbs need a period of cold, so I would leave them outside for a couple of weeks while this current cold spell is on, and then repot and bring any you want into the greenhouse.Leave some outside so you have a succession of fruits.Those in the greenhouse will need hand...
    Hi,They say strawbs need a period of cold, so I would leave them outside for a couple of weeks while this current cold spell is on, and then repot and bring any you want into the greenhouse.Leave some outside so you have a succession of...
    Hi,They say strawbs need a period of cold, so I would leave them outside for a couple of weeks while this current cold spell is on, and then repot and bring any you want into the...
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  20. Zigs
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    WHAT'S LOOKING GOOD IN JANUARY 2019

    My snowdrops are in various stages of about to flower, but otherwise looking a bit bleak out there still, but my catkins are looking lovely, but no daffs yet to go with them.! :sad: The Vinka is happy...
    My snowdrops are in various stages of about to flower, but otherwise looking a bit bleak out there still, but my catkins are looking lovely, but no daffs yet to go with them.! :sad: The Vinka is happy and so are the Hellebores, daffs are coming and thousands of snowdrops very soon and a very lonely...
    My snowdrops are in various stages of about to flower, but otherwise looking a bit bleak out there still, but my catkins are looking lovely, but no daffs yet to go with them.! :sad: The Vinka is happy and so are the Hellebores, daffs are coming and...
    My snowdrops are in various stages of about to flower, but otherwise looking a bit bleak out there still, but my catkins are looking lovely, but no daffs yet to go with them.! :sad: The Vinka is happy...
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