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by dorothy
Tue Nov 19, 2013 8:57 pm
Forum: HTUK Member Blogs
Topic: Fern Robs Blog
Replies: 1027
Views: 28203

Re: Fern Robs Blog

Thanks for the reply. Just got home and found posts. Too late to put fleece in now but will sort out if weather continues to stay cold :D
by dorothy
Mon Nov 18, 2013 10:58 pm
Forum: HTUK Member Blogs
Topic: Fern Robs Blog
Replies: 1027
Views: 28203

Re: Fern Robs Blog

Hi getting confused now icon_scratch thought you did not have to protect Dicksonia antarctica unless you got down to -5? I have not done anything to mine :shock:
by dorothy
Sat Nov 16, 2013 3:40 pm
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: Your daily weather blog -June 2011 onward
Replies: 6339
Views: 151189

Re: Your daily weather blog -June 2011 onward

Been quite mild here today. Managed to get a lot of work done in the garden ready for winter :D
by dorothy
Mon Nov 04, 2013 10:24 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Im all ready for winter
Replies: 38
Views: 1258

Re: Im all ready for winter

You've,e done well Peter! I dug out me maurrelli's at the weekend but that's all so far. Off on Wednesday so planning to get my dahlia,s and cannas out then :)
by dorothy
Sat Nov 02, 2013 11:44 am
Forum: HTUK Member Blogs
Topic: My garden history!
Replies: 230
Views: 17996

Re: My garden history!

Hi just done a catch up on your garden.it looks brilliant :D I know what you mean about overdoing the planting. I did the same this year. By the time everything grew, it was so full, the plants looked so cramped together, that you could not really see them properly to appreciate them.Month or so ago...
by dorothy
Fri Nov 01, 2013 4:31 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: How best to improve my soil?
Replies: 16
Views: 582

Re: How best to improve my soil?

I've just had a friend move in with me and she has a rabbit.Found out that rabbit poo is also good for the garden, I'm going to tell her to start throwing that on the garden now :)
by dorothy
Fri Nov 01, 2013 4:12 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: 2*c and 3*c on 3rd and 4th November !
Replies: 43
Views: 1473

Re: 2*c and 3*c on Sunday and Monday!

I have not touched anything yet but the plan is to dig everything up at the weekend, as long as the rain holds off.
by dorothy
Wed Oct 02, 2013 9:37 am
Forum: HTUK Member Blogs
Topic: Arlons Blog: Propagating Cycas revoluta "aurea" ..SUCCESS !
Replies: 1410
Views: 71939

Re: Arlons Blog: Aroid bed revisted.

Hi garden looks great as per usual :D I have had two out have five of my cycads flush this year which is a first for me so am happy. Your colocasia look so big! I think they are great plants but just don,t have the room for them.
by dorothy
Wed Oct 02, 2013 9:31 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Garden pests of 2013?
Replies: 26
Views: 874

Re: Garden pests of 2013?

Caterpillars have been really bad for me this year. My brugsmania have been totally shredded so have not grown at all this year. Really fed up because this was the first time I have had them :(
by dorothy
Sun Sep 01, 2013 10:53 pm
Forum: HTUK Member Blogs
Topic: Del's Garden Blog: Summer 9-8-13
Replies: 336
Views: 19629

Re: Del's Garden Blog: Summer 9-8-13

Garden looks great!.Looks very neat i must say. Couldn't see a weed anywhere :D
by dorothy
Sun Sep 01, 2013 8:27 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Colocasia with Mosaic Virus
Replies: 30
Views: 1696

Re: Colocasia Frozen Cream

Very unusual. I love the markings on it.
by dorothy
Sun Sep 01, 2013 8:21 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Naturally getting colder.
Replies: 105
Views: 4947

Re: Naturally getting colder.

Well it's definitely cooler here tonight. Just come back from taking the dogs for a walk and had to take a jacket with me.Also getting darker, poor dogs couldn't find the ball when I threw it :lol:
by dorothy
Sun Sep 01, 2013 8:15 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Pictures of my garden
Replies: 15
Views: 663

Re: Pictures of my garden

Hi thanks again for your comments. Kata, some of them are three year plants and are over 7ft. I have two in pots which I brought end of last year and they have done really well also. I'm not buying any more now.I only have 7 but that is enough for my garden because of the room.I also have 5 musa but...
by dorothy
Sun Sep 01, 2013 6:05 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Late Summer pics
Replies: 12
Views: 851

Re: Late Summer pics

Lovely garden! Nice and full.I love the curved paths you've got :D
by dorothy
Sun Sep 01, 2013 5:57 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Pictures of my garden
Replies: 15
Views: 663

Re: Pictures of my garden

Thank you for your lovely comment guys :D The ensettes have definitely made a big difference this year. I have two green ones in pots this year and they will go into the garden next year because they are two big now. .Because of the way my garden is set out, I cannot take an overall picture of the g...