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  1. shiney
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    WHAT'S YOUR WEATHER LIKE - 2022

    Just a few showers here, dried up now, muggy 20c.
    Just a few showers here, dried up now, muggy 20c.
    Just a few showers here, dried up now, muggy 20c.
    Just a few showers here, dried up now, muggy 20c.
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  2. redstar

    Visit to Ladew garden, Maryland, USA

    yes, a type of caterpillar , he told me the name, did not write it down. Yes, inside a butterfly house. Blue Bells? not sure, doubt it, truly don't think they bloom this late . None of the...
    yes, a type of caterpillar , he told me the name, did not write it down. Yes, inside a butterfly house. Blue Bells? not sure, doubt it, truly don't think they bloom this late . None of the plants had an ID on them. I just knew several from what I have in my garden. Its a very old...
    yes, a type of caterpillar , he told me the name, did not write it down. Yes, inside a butterfly house. Blue Bells? not sure, doubt it, truly don't think they bloom this late . None of the plants had an ID on them. I just knew several...
    yes, a type of caterpillar , he told me the name, did not write it down. Yes, inside a butterfly house. Blue Bells? not sure, doubt it, truly don't think they bloom this late . None of the...
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  3. mazambo
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    Hummingbird moth.

    Brilliant :yes:I read they feed on lady's bedstraw and madder plant too, already had the bedstraw and bought a madder plant which has shot up in a short time.
    Brilliant :yes:I read they feed on lady's bedstraw and madder plant too, already had the bedstraw and bought a madder plant which has shot up in a short time.
    Brilliant :yes:I read they feed on lady's bedstraw and madder plant too, already had the bedstraw and bought a madder plant which has shot up in a short time.
    Brilliant :yes:I read they feed on lady's bedstraw and madder plant too, already had the bedstraw and bought a madder plant which has shot up in a short time.
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  4. JWK
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    Tomato Growing Thread 2022

    i just took two nice ripe toms off the vine.....set them down for a photo and gone before i could click the button. The Mrs chomping on them like freshly picked apples.Have to wait again now lol
    i just took two nice ripe toms off the vine.....set them down for a photo and gone before i could click the button. The Mrs chomping on them like freshly picked apples.Have to wait again now lol
    i just took two nice ripe toms off the vine.....set them down for a photo and gone before i could click the button. The Mrs chomping on them like freshly picked apples.Have to wait again now lol
    i just took two nice ripe toms off the vine.....set them down for a photo and gone before i could click the button. The Mrs chomping on them like freshly picked apples.Have to wait again now lol
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  5. Weedstoo

    Creating a "woodland meadow" in garden?

    I now spot kill weeds with glyphosate in spring. Most years mine is too shady for much to grow in the summer.
    I now spot kill weeds with glyphosate in spring. Most years mine is too shady for much to grow in the summer.
    I now spot kill weeds with glyphosate in spring. Most years mine is too shady for much to grow in the summer.
    I now spot kill weeds with glyphosate in spring. Most years mine is too shady for much to grow in the summer.
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  6. gks

    Current cost of fuel.

    So nought to sixty came down from one week to some time next month.:biggrin:
    So nought to sixty came down from one week to some time next month.:biggrin:
    So nought to sixty came down from one week to some time next month.:biggrin:
    So nought to sixty came down from one week to some time next month.:biggrin:
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  7. LawnAndOrder

    Can anyone deliver my dahlias from a fate worse than limbo?

    @Upsydaisy have you grown any of the pom pom types from seed? I read an article by Sarah Raven that they had a longer vase life and am tempted.
    @Upsydaisy have you grown any of the pom pom types from seed? I read an article by Sarah Raven that they had a longer vase life and am tempted.
    @Upsydaisy have you grown any of the pom pom types from seed? I read an article by Sarah Raven that they had a longer vase life and am tempted.
    @Upsydaisy have you grown any of the pom pom types from seed? I read an article by Sarah Raven that they had a longer vase life and am tempted.
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  8. Christophe1

    Hello from Canterbury, Kent, UK

    Welcome to the forum!
    Welcome to the forum!
    Welcome to the forum!
    Welcome to the forum!
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  9. shiney
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    YAWN, YAWN, WAKEY, WAKEY - 2022

    Good day, It is a lovely cool morning 65f and the guessers have predicted rain. The sunshine is brilliant because there is not a cloud in the sky!Got 2 advices of doc rejections from the court....
    Good day, It is a lovely cool morning 65f and the guessers have predicted rain. The sunshine is brilliant because there is not a cloud in the sky!Got 2 advices of doc rejections from the court. No idea why so I have my work cut out for me today :(Cheers... sorta :coffee:
    Good day, It is a lovely cool morning 65f and the guessers have predicted rain. The sunshine is brilliant because there is not a cloud in the sky!Got 2 advices of doc rejections from the court. No idea why so I have my work cut out for me today...
    Good day, It is a lovely cool morning 65f and the guessers have predicted rain. The sunshine is brilliant because there is not a cloud in the sky!Got 2 advices of doc rejections from the court....
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  10. shiney
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    WHAT ARE WE DOING IN THE GARDEN TODAY - 2022

    As we have ten people visiting our garden tomorrow (I don't know any of them :noidea:) I have just hoovered up a wheelie bin full of willow leaves. The bin men are supposed to collect tomorrow but I...
    As we have ten people visiting our garden tomorrow (I don't know any of them :noidea:) I have just hoovered up a wheelie bin full of willow leaves. The bin men are supposed to collect tomorrow but I wouldn't hold my breathe!
    As we have ten people visiting our garden tomorrow (I don't know any of them :noidea:) I have just hoovered up a wheelie bin full of willow leaves. The bin men are supposed to collect tomorrow but I wouldn't hold my breathe!
    As we have ten people visiting our garden tomorrow (I don't know any of them :noidea:) I have just hoovered up a wheelie bin full of willow leaves. The bin men are supposed to collect tomorrow but I...
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  11. Weedstoo

    Foxglove plugs

    If slugs worry you then you be their predator! If you are nocturnal take a torch, go out when it's damp and collect them in a jar/tin of water until they're dead, then put them in your compost...
    If slugs worry you then you be their predator! If you are nocturnal take a torch, go out when it's damp and collect them in a jar/tin of water until they're dead, then put them in your compost heap! get some benefit for your plants, you can't hope to be perfect all the time IMO Don't take them...
    If slugs worry you then you be their predator! If you are nocturnal take a torch, go out when it's damp and collect them in a jar/tin of water until they're dead, then put them in your compost heap! get some benefit for your plants, you can't...
    If slugs worry you then you be their predator! If you are nocturnal take a torch, go out when it's damp and collect them in a jar/tin of water until they're dead, then put them in your compost...
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  12. Janet mahay

    Weed or plant

    Very useful thread for me, as I planted some Violets earlier this year and am looking forward to them flowering next spring. Many are in pots, so hopefully they won't be invasive or take over...
    Very useful thread for me, as I planted some Violets earlier this year and am looking forward to them flowering next spring. Many are in pots, so hopefully they won't be invasive or take over other plants. I got three cultivars of Sweet Violets, Royal Wedding (white), Queen Charlotte (violet)...
    Very useful thread for me, as I planted some Violets earlier this year and am looking forward to them flowering next spring. Many are in pots, so hopefully they won't be invasive or take over other plants. I got three cultivars of Sweet...
    Very useful thread for me, as I planted some Violets earlier this year and am looking forward to them flowering next spring. Many are in pots, so hopefully they won't be invasive or take over...
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  13. shiney
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    CURRENTLY LISTENING TO - 2022

    OriginalA lot of covers but here's one
    OriginalA lot of covers but here's one
    OriginalA lot of covers but here's one
    OriginalA lot of covers but here's one
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  14. jowwy

    Cucumbers

    Thanks both, will take them off tmrw.....so many on there already. My inlaws will be happy lol
    Thanks both, will take them off tmrw.....so many on there already. My inlaws will be happy lol
    Thanks both, will take them off tmrw.....so many on there already. My inlaws will be happy lol
    Thanks both, will take them off tmrw.....so many on there already. My inlaws will be happy lol
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  15. shiney
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    LATEST MOAN FROM YOU AND ME - 2022

    I don't think we have many supermarkets around here where you scan the stuff as you go round.They tried it some years ago but it seemed to fizzle out, maybe they were losing too much stuff....
    I don't think we have many supermarkets around here where you scan the stuff as you go round.They tried it some years ago but it seemed to fizzle out, maybe they were losing too much stuff.The big thing around here seems to be ripping out all the manned tills and making nearly all of them...
    I don't think we have many supermarkets around here where you scan the stuff as you go round.They tried it some years ago but it seemed to fizzle out, maybe they were losing too much stuff.The big thing around here seems to be ripping out...
    I don't think we have many supermarkets around here where you scan the stuff as you go round.They tried it some years ago but it seemed to fizzle out, maybe they were losing too much stuff....
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  16. mrtibbs

    coconut coir

    For a cheap source of green manure, sow brown mustard seed.Available at 'asian' food shops, around £1.20 for 200 gms; or Sainsburys as below:Simply broadcast and rake in. Will grow until a...
    For a cheap source of green manure, sow brown mustard seed.Available at 'asian' food shops, around £1.20 for 200 gms; or Sainsburys as below:Simply broadcast and rake in. Will grow until a heavy frost, keel over and may be hoe-ed in or left for the worms. In a mild year it will survive,...
    For a cheap source of green manure, sow brown mustard seed.Available at 'asian' food shops, around £1.20 for 200 gms; or Sainsburys as below:Simply broadcast and rake in. Will grow until a heavy frost, keel over and may be hoe-ed in or left...
    For a cheap source of green manure, sow brown mustard seed.Available at 'asian' food shops, around £1.20 for 200 gms; or Sainsburys as below:Simply broadcast and rake in. Will grow until a...
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  17. wiseowl
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    Whats Looking Good August 2022

    That's the issue Michael, I don't know the names even of the big hardy ones. I do have cuttings of Mrs Popple from my parents garden that's hardy and a nice pink cutting from my sister's. I have...
    That's the issue Michael, I don't know the names even of the big hardy ones. I do have cuttings of Mrs Popple from my parents garden that's hardy and a nice pink cutting from my sister's. I have Googled them but to be honest some can look extremely similar to other ones.Gosh yes I can believe...
    That's the issue Michael, I don't know the names even of the big hardy ones. I do have cuttings of Mrs Popple from my parents garden that's hardy and a nice pink cutting from my sister's. I have Googled them but to be honest some can look...
    That's the issue Michael, I don't know the names even of the big hardy ones. I do have cuttings of Mrs Popple from my parents garden that's hardy and a nice pink cutting from my sister's. I have...
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  18. glengarry23
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    My Cottage Garden,..glengarry23.

    I had a toad in my garden too for several years but haven't seen him for a while now. And a newt ... but not a frog.
    I had a toad in my garden too for several years but haven't seen him for a while now. And a newt ... but not a frog.
    I had a toad in my garden too for several years but haven't seen him for a while now. And a newt ... but not a frog.
    I had a toad in my garden too for several years but haven't seen him for a while now. And a newt ... but not a frog.
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  19. shiney
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    The camera in my pocket 2022

    Stunning!
    Stunning!
    Stunning!
    Stunning!
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  20. Clueless 1 v2

    There's something strange, in the neighbourhood

    Same here.....keeping everything crossed that today's the day!!:fingers crossed::fingers crossed:
    Same here.....keeping everything crossed that today's the day!!:fingers crossed::fingers crossed:
    Same here.....keeping everything crossed that today's the day!!:fingers crossed::fingers crossed:
    Same here.....keeping everything crossed that today's the day!!:fingers crossed::fingers crossed:
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