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by Rabbie
Mon Jul 08, 2013 1:40 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: post your 5 day forcast thread......
Replies: 56
Views: 2226

Re: post your 5 day forcast thread......

22c
23c
19c
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BBC forcast, coast temps are the norm here but can't complain as we didn't get the 2 foot of so of snow that fell a mile up the hill. icon_thumleft
by Rabbie
Mon Jul 01, 2013 9:50 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Desperate for real rain
Replies: 114
Views: 3685

Re: Desperate for real rain

The rain is forming a queue with the first batch due here tomorrow. icon_blackeye
by Rabbie
Sun Jun 30, 2013 9:24 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Half a Year gone - what is your record?
Replies: 26
Views: 879

Re: Half a Year gone - what is your record?

Crop failure comes to mind, if I was dependant on the garden for food I would be worried. Not a single flower yet, bamboo only just clumping, bananas moving very slowly, canna not much better than seedlings, colocasia struggling, dahlias not flowering yet with some only just above ground. What is gr...
by Rabbie
Wed Jun 26, 2013 3:52 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: botanical gardens suggestions
Replies: 13
Views: 585

Re: botanical gardens suggestions

Belfast, its close to the city center which in turn leaves you with other options once done.
by Rabbie
Tue Jun 25, 2013 9:42 pm
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: Long cooling period ahead??
Replies: 32
Views: 2130

Re: Long cooling period ahead??

It doesnt matter how much snow falls if the temperatures on average are higher, especially lower down. The glaciers on NZ are proof of this. They have some of the highest snowfall in the world yet rising temperatures have seen dramatic reduction in the glaciers. What matters is how much snow is lef...
by Rabbie
Sun Jun 23, 2013 7:48 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Desperate for real rain
Replies: 114
Views: 3685

Re: Desperate for real rain

Other than the start of June, no shortage of rain and I don, t think the ground has dried out this year. Everything is growing but slowly due to lack of heat.
by Rabbie
Sun Jun 23, 2013 12:14 pm
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: Your current weather in one word...
Replies: 3648
Views: 118664

Re: Your current weather in one word...

Nanasnappingwind :cry:
by Rabbie
Sun Jun 16, 2013 9:41 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Ensete's nowhere to be seen ???
Replies: 38
Views: 1895

Re: Ensete's nowhere to be seen ???

I recall B and q 2 years back having an end of season sale, ensete were £1.50 each. Must have had about 30 of them. I guess they stopped stocking them as they were not selling. I guess cheap ensete every summer could be a thing of the past.
by Rabbie
Sat Jun 15, 2013 5:45 pm
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: Your current weather in one word...
Replies: 3648
Views: 118664

Re: Your current weather in one word...

Waterlogged
by Rabbie
Fri Jun 14, 2013 7:10 pm
Forum: Exotic Gardeners Question Time - Ask Here :-) (Public)
Topic: Thinking of next year.....
Replies: 10
Views: 844

Re: Thinking of next year.....

Arlon Tishmarsh wrote:Epipremnum aureum aka Money plant.............and if it grows any, can i have some.. :lol:
:lol:
by Rabbie
Fri Jun 14, 2013 6:58 pm
Forum: Exotic Gardeners Question Time - Ask Here :-) (Public)
Topic: Thinking of next year.....
Replies: 10
Views: 844

Re: Thinking of next year.....

Steph wrote:Agaves...

I am feeling smug & happy at the mo 'cos my Parryi has now thrown 3 pups, and only coming into its third summer outside.
My agave america pups likes mad, So much that am of loading them to all the children in the family and friends. icon_thumright
by Rabbie
Fri Jun 14, 2013 6:52 pm
Forum: Exotic Gardeners Question Time - Ask Here :-) (Public)
Topic: Thinking of next year.....
Replies: 10
Views: 844

Re: Thinking of next year.....

Yorkshire Kris wrote:Yucca
I have one, that did nothing last year but seems to be moving now. :|