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by cordyman
Wed Mar 19, 2014 6:49 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Some spring pics
Replies: 12
Views: 690

Re: Some spring pics

look more like late Spring pics going off the progress of some of those specimens!!! drunken_smilie1 drunken_smilie1 :shock:
by cordyman
Wed Mar 19, 2014 6:48 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Colocasia spammer.
Replies: 14
Views: 1287

Re: Colocasia spammer.

Baaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaan! :lol:
by cordyman
Wed Mar 19, 2014 6:46 pm
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: Britain on course for hottest ever summer [Daily Mail]
Replies: 17
Views: 1716

Re: Britain on course for hottest ever summer [Daily Mail]

I think with the factors which have lined up a complete lack of winter for majority of us, will be the same factors which steam roll in an absolute back sweating/can't sleep at night/watering twice a day/roads melting/everyone topless/deodrant shortage/fry an egg on a Trachycarpus stinking scorcher!...
by cordyman
Tue Mar 18, 2014 10:17 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Planting ideas for a new border.
Replies: 25
Views: 1656

Re: Planting ideas for a new border.

Some bamboo screening for the right side to hide the two tier fence? There will be a new fence completely on my side of the small fence. is the new fence going in front of the small fence losing garden space, or removing the small fence? icon_scratch 1. New fence paint it black 2. Get a retractable...
by cordyman
Tue Mar 18, 2014 10:13 pm
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: Watch out overnight, the stars come out to play
Replies: 176
Views: 8206

Re: Watch out overnight

The Cosy West icon_salut :lol:
by cordyman
Tue Mar 18, 2014 6:46 pm
Forum: HTUK Member Blogs
Topic: Dave B's Blog - Winter here we come :-o
Replies: 315
Views: 20481

Re: Dave B's Blog - Spring at last :)

Great pics! Is it me or has the washy put on some considerable height? Yes, it loved the wet summer of 2012, and the warmth of 2013. Seems to be putting on around 6 to 9" (15 to 25cm)of trunk per year. romping away! How will you protect as it becomes more of a californian skyduster height? Also is ...
by cordyman
Tue Mar 18, 2014 12:47 pm
Forum: HTUK Member Blogs
Topic: Dave B's Blog - Winter here we come :-o
Replies: 315
Views: 20481

Re: Dave B's Blog - Spring at last :)

Great pics! Is it me or has the washy put on some considerable height?
by cordyman
Mon Mar 17, 2014 6:54 pm
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: Watch out overnight, the stars come out to play
Replies: 176
Views: 8206

Re: Watch out overnight

my bamboos are going crazy, new culms everywhere, was snapping a load off yesterday which were too close to the wall :cry:
by cordyman
Mon Mar 17, 2014 6:53 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Could be an Echium Summer !
Replies: 10
Views: 810

Re: Could be an Echium Summer !

Wow Tony! What a garden plan, trachys and Echiums, simple, yet looks fantastic! drunken_smilie1 drunken_smilie1 drunken_smilie1 icon_salut Just shows what can be achieved without needing masses of variety. Hope you post up pics when they all flower this year icon_thumleft icon_thumleft icon_thumleft
by cordyman
Mon Mar 17, 2014 6:51 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Crews Hill today
Replies: 18
Views: 1161

Re: Crews Hill today

Cracking selection there, only wish it was closer to me :cry: :cry: :cry: :cry:
by cordyman
Sat Mar 15, 2014 10:29 pm
Forum: HTUK Member Blogs
Topic: My garden history!
Replies: 230
Views: 19867

Re: My garden history!

Looks epic that Springy! If I needed some raised bed i'd definetely copy your technique :lol: Imagine it will look even more top notch once painted!
by cordyman
Sat Mar 15, 2014 10:05 pm
Forum: HTUK Member Blogs
Topic: Yorkshire Kris blog: Cow protection
Replies: 1488
Views: 64512

Re: Yorkshire Kris blog March gardening, the sun came out.

Yorkshire Kris wrote:It'll help me move this lot. :happy:

Lots of shoveling required! icon_cheers
by cordyman
Sat Mar 15, 2014 9:52 pm
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: Watch out overnight, the stars come out to play
Replies: 176
Views: 8206

Re: Watch out overnight

today was the worst of the last week for me, windy, overcast, and high of 13*c, still went out biking and thought it was a rather nice day :lol:

bar that though can't complain, a ton of sun, as Springy a week as it gets icon_cheers
by cordyman
Sat Mar 15, 2014 9:32 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Tesco Eddoe survived winter planted out!
Replies: 11
Views: 765

Tesco Eddoe survived winter planted out!

Original Eddoe in the centre is hollow and rotted, but are the two side shoots coming out of separate corms? Also how impressive they have made it so far icon_cheers http://i1344.photobucket.com/albums/p645/blackfence777/20140309_143457_zpsf3205aef.jpg Also this is another Colcasia of some type not ...
by cordyman
Fri Mar 14, 2014 9:53 pm
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: Watch out overnight, the stars come out to play
Replies: 176
Views: 8206

Re: Watch out overnight

:lol: :oops: ...having re read it I can see why you did. Genuinely meant tubbish for Stephen as i had presumed most of had been enjoying the sun. I jinxed myself though as today it clouded over and turned pretty cold. Stephen's tubbish now is he :oops: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: I'd better get me coat...