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by vivi
Mon May 05, 2008 6:54 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: time to plant ?
Replies: 20
Views: 695

Re: time to plant ?

I,ve planted everything else out today keeping fingers crossed that we have no more frosts. :D
by vivi
Thu May 01, 2008 9:44 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: The 2008 Statue Contest
Replies: 91
Views: 3437

Re: The 2008 Statue Contest

Count me in too.....have various building materials laying around,and husbands best chisel set too (don't tell him).
by vivi
Thu May 01, 2008 9:14 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Nippy Tonight
Replies: 25
Views: 1048

Re: Nippy Tonight

Hi neighbour Used to live in Oakley and worked at the depot...before I 'escaped' to Banbury.Lucky you being to close to Wyevale,they had some wicked palms last summer,haven't been this year yet though. :cry:
by vivi
Thu May 01, 2008 6:50 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: New garden pics
Replies: 22
Views: 1053

Re: New garden pics

Wow What a fantastic garden,if only mine was like that,I could hide from the kids ( and husband) for hours!!! :lol:
by vivi
Thu May 01, 2008 5:49 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Nippy Tonight
Replies: 25
Views: 1048

Re: Nippy Tonight

Hi Grub Haven't heard of where you live,I'm guessing it's a village? :Nice statue :) by the way.
by vivi
Tue Apr 29, 2008 6:49 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Nippy Tonight
Replies: 25
Views: 1048

Re: Nippy Tonight

Re Nippy tonight.
Woke up to frost on the cars last night :ahhh!: hubby knew I had left some nanas outside so went out and brought them in for me!!!and he makes out he doesn't care :lol: for the plants that is not me!!!!!
by vivi
Tue Apr 29, 2008 6:36 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Henstead exotic garden - Suffolk
Replies: 3
Views: 280

Re: Henstead exotic garden - Suffolk

Gaz wrote:Has anyone been here, looks quite interesting, but hadnt heard of it before.

http://www.hensteadexoticgarden.co.uk/
Thanks for mentioning this garden,we have friends not far from there.Will take a look for you next time we go. :)
by vivi
Wed Apr 02, 2008 12:06 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: New BBC show Around The World In 80 Gardens
Replies: 60
Views: 2462

Re: New BBC show Around The World In 80 Gardens

I have just watched the last episode of Montys travels. It was on Thailand Singapore and Bali. It has been my favorite one so far even if old Bellend couldn't find the ideal tropical garden :roll: My Fave had to be the gardens in Bali with the gardens of Made Wijda. That would be sheer heaven for m...
by vivi
Tue Apr 01, 2008 12:35 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: new member!
Replies: 43
Views: 1275

Re: new member!

Hi Gaz A Brahea is near the top of my 'wish list' of replacements,have checked out the link...thanks for that.You are right about the smaller ones being a lot cheaper,but being a typical female I can't wait for one to grow,I want one now!!! may have to wait for my birthday for one . :roll:
by vivi
Thu Mar 27, 2008 3:33 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: new member!
Replies: 43
Views: 1275

Re: new member!

Thanks MarkD.If only I knew about this site sooner,I could have done the same!Will just have to find something else to fill it's place.......wonder what I can try next??
by vivi
Thu Mar 27, 2008 11:12 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Wilkinsons Colocasia Competition
Replies: 404
Views: 15239

Re: Wilkinsons Colocasia Competition

Just got mine this morning I'd like to have a go please count me in.
by vivi
Wed Mar 26, 2008 4:47 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: new member!
Replies: 43
Views: 1275

Re: new member!

Mark ,mines a pint of Strongbow!and yes the Bismarkia was from B&Q,I take it I'm not the only palm killer then.I live in Banbury Oxfordshire by the way.
by vivi
Wed Mar 26, 2008 3:01 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: new member!
Replies: 43
Views: 1275

Re: new member!

Thank you everyone for such a great welcome!I will try and send some photos when I get my new camera.Thanks for the warning about Mark and Don!I confess to killing a palm this year already a Bismarckia Nobilis (excuse the spelling).Thanks again..Viv
by vivi
Wed Mar 26, 2008 12:34 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: new member!
Replies: 43
Views: 1275

new member!

Hi Everyone I,m a new member and I have already been made very welcome by Gary and Melissa,I have a smallish garden and have some 10 ft cordylines that I grew from seed,also a few palms and other tropical plants,really enjoy seeing and hearing how its done by all you experts out there, I'm learning ...