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by GREVILLEAJ
Sat Jun 20, 2020 10:31 pm
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: Your current weather in one word...
Replies: 3623
Views: 109730

Your current weather in one word...

Sunnyspells
by GREVILLEAJ
Thu Jun 18, 2020 10:18 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: A couple of exotic surprises.
Replies: 5
Views: 173

A couple of exotic surprises.

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Items now separated, adjusting to their new homes after repotting.
by GREVILLEAJ
Wed Jun 17, 2020 10:31 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: A couple of exotic surprises.
Replies: 5
Views: 173

A couple of exotic surprises.

Four days later I need to separate them. (Probably should have done it four days ago instead of feeling self-satisfyingly smug and taken pictures of them!!) How quickly these things grow in a hot greenhouse in sunny mid-June.
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by GREVILLEAJ
Mon Jun 15, 2020 9:56 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: A couple of exotic surprises.
Replies: 5
Views: 173

A couple of exotic surprises.

Since we knew lockdown would keep us here all summer I decided to convert a corner where we had a huge old honey locust tree (Gleditsia) removed last year into a growing area for summer vegetables. As the overhaul of the garden was to be done without access to garden centres and DIY stores the plan ...
by GREVILLEAJ
Sun Jun 14, 2020 10:45 pm
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: Your current weather in one word...
Replies: 3623
Views: 109730

Your current weather in one word...

Sunnyspells
by GREVILLEAJ
Sun Jun 14, 2020 10:41 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: A couple of exotic surprises.
Replies: 5
Views: 173

A couple of exotic surprises.

Came back with my wife to do our usual running around after our sons.....and we still are!!! But the lockdown has meant we have been living in the garden with a Canary Island climate for nearly three months now icon_sunny Not complaining. :wink:

Exotic surprise no.2 to follow..........
by GREVILLEAJ
Sat Jun 13, 2020 10:04 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: A couple of exotic surprises.
Replies: 5
Views: 173

A couple of exotic surprises.

A bit of story to this. Last summer I bought a cheap fully-coloured bougainvillea to use as bedding. I decided to put the whole thing in the ground, pot and all, so I could lift it complete and store it in the greenhouse before winter. It put on a good show before being smothered by some wild nicoti...
by GREVILLEAJ
Sat Jun 13, 2020 9:18 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: UPDATE!! Eucalyptus Robusta - Red Mahogany
Replies: 2
Views: 88

UPDATE!! Eucalyptus Robusta - Red Mahogany

That's super progress, Westerner. No wonder you're so pleased icon_thumleft
by GREVILLEAJ
Thu Jun 11, 2020 9:48 pm
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: Your current weather in one word...
Replies: 3623
Views: 109730

Your current weather in one word...

Rainearlysunlater
by GREVILLEAJ
Wed Jun 10, 2020 10:14 pm
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: Your current weather in one word...
Replies: 3623
Views: 109730

Your current weather in one word...

Showeryrain