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by oldherbaceous
Sat Nov 21, 2020 10:17 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Radicchio
Replies: 3
Views: 45

Re: Radicchio

They do indeed look good....something that I have never grown, I think.
by oldherbaceous
Sat Nov 21, 2020 10:14 am
Forum: Growing Advice for beginners
Topic: Why not try something a little different?
Replies: 2
Views: 61

Re: Why not try something a little different?

Glad to see they had a couple of misses in the tray, if not, I would have started to worry I was doing something wrong. :wink:
by oldherbaceous
Fri Nov 13, 2020 12:11 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Autumn Bits and Bobs
Replies: 136
Views: 2813

Re: Autumn Bits and Bobs

I suppose the arguement would be that, they are within the permitted guidelines, Primrose...not that that washes with me.
by oldherbaceous
Mon Nov 09, 2020 4:59 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Are they ever going to leave home?
Replies: 2
Views: 213

Re: Are they ever going to leave home?

She will when a fancy Cock comes a calling and is strutting his stuff.... :wink:
by oldherbaceous
Mon Nov 09, 2020 4:56 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Autumn Bits and Bobs
Replies: 136
Views: 2813

Re: Autumn Bits and Bobs

Well done Retropants, what an achievement...you will be amazed what work the worms will do for you, when you add the composted manure, it will be like Christmas come early for them. It's amazing what jobs we can do, once we put our minds to it, so i hope you get the pleasure from it, that you have e...
by oldherbaceous
Sun Nov 08, 2020 9:20 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Autumn Bits and Bobs
Replies: 136
Views: 2813

Re: Autumn Bits and Bobs

Just been and picked the last lot of usable runner beans...still a lot on there but, they have all been bruised by the strong winds blowing them about....they haven't done bad though.
by oldherbaceous
Sat Nov 07, 2020 9:58 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Autumn Bits and Bobs
Replies: 136
Views: 2813

Re: Autumn Bits and Bobs

Dear Shallot Man, if it'S of any consilation, i'm useless at shopping...my Mum now ends up with all sorts of interesting items... :)
by oldherbaceous
Sun Nov 01, 2020 8:05 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Please can we have some more 'funnies'?
Replies: 1282
Views: 205505

Re: Please can we have some more 'funnies'?

I knew a girl very much like that, once... :)
by oldherbaceous
Sun Oct 25, 2020 4:37 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Autumn Bits and Bobs
Replies: 136
Views: 2813

Re: Autumn Bits and Bobs

It's nice to get an extra hour for jobs... :)
by oldherbaceous
Sat Oct 24, 2020 2:27 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Autumn Bits and Bobs
Replies: 136
Views: 2813

Re: Autumn Bits and Bobs

Dear Shallot Man, we have a lovely couple that live down the other end of the village. They are going through exactly the same thing, except it's the Husband that has Dementia...She says it certain things like you are struggling with, that hurts the most. Just try and find one or two things everyday...
by oldherbaceous
Wed Oct 21, 2020 10:20 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Autumn Bits and Bobs
Replies: 136
Views: 2813

Re: Autumn Bits and Bobs

Sounds like you are doing a brilliant job of things, Shallot Man...not sure I would be as good!
I really can't think of any words that can help, regarding your plot...but I suppose at least with the Winter coming, you wouldn't have been there so much...tough times my dear friend.
by oldherbaceous
Sun Oct 18, 2020 12:23 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Autumn Bits and Bobs
Replies: 136
Views: 2813

Re: Autumn Bits and Bobs

I made a veg box up as a Birthday gift, for a Lady that has everything, she was over the moon with it....well she said she was... :)
by oldherbaceous
Sun Oct 18, 2020 10:27 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Autumn Bits and Bobs
Replies: 136
Views: 2813

Re: Autumn Bits and Bobs

Really pleased with the late runner beans...picked a carrier bag full Friday and just picked another one just now...if the frosts hold off, there will be a lot more too.
by oldherbaceous
Sun Oct 18, 2020 10:23 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Half of allotments held by women.
Replies: 19
Views: 339

Re: Half of allotments held by women.

Only one Lady on our site but, she could dig for England...and she has retired too...
by oldherbaceous
Mon Oct 12, 2020 9:56 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Autumn Bits and Bobs
Replies: 136
Views: 2813

Re: Autumn Bits and Bobs

What a wonderful and determined Grandson you have, Monika..that makes me feel really humble.

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