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by Marigold
Tue Feb 19, 2019 6:59 pm
Forum: The Dustbath
Topic: nature notes
Replies: 131
Views: 8033

Re: nature notes

After the snow and freezing weather earlier this month, it's got much warmer and our hedgehogs have emerged, shuffling a lot of small stones out of the tiny gap in the boards round the base of the summer house. It's been dry and safe for them under the carpeted wooden floor and a female usually make...
by Marigold
Tue Feb 19, 2019 9:03 am
Forum: The Dustbath
Topic: Squirrel Lasagne
Replies: 20
Views: 1061

Re: Squirrel Lasagne

How do you intend to cook it?
by Marigold
Mon Feb 18, 2019 9:21 am
Forum: Any Other Discussion About Chickens
Topic: Organic Pellets
Replies: 5
Views: 341

Re: Organic Pellets

Hi Cjack, and welcome to the forum. Last year, we had a discussion about various types of feed, including organic, which you might find interesting. See http://poultrykeeperforum.com/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=10525 I agree with Rick, the transport costs are what often puts up the bill. Currently I buy Dod...
by Marigold
Sun Feb 17, 2019 9:09 pm
Forum: The Dustbath
Topic: Cat ladders
Replies: 7
Views: 704

Re: Cat ladders

Want to bring down your blood pressure?
https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyl ... d-pleasure
by Marigold
Sun Feb 17, 2019 11:45 am
Forum: The Dustbath
Topic: Squirrel Lasagne
Replies: 20
Views: 1061

Re: Squirrel Lasagne

There's a restaurant called Grub Kitchen near St. Davids, Pembrokeshire. When on holiday, we have read the menu, but am sorry to say that, although always keen to support local businesses, we didn't go there for supper. See http://www.grubkitchen.co.uk Actually, on reading their present menus from t...
by Marigold
Sat Feb 16, 2019 11:15 am
Forum: The Dustbath
Topic: Plant identification
Replies: 23
Views: 1975

Re: Plant identification

If you love wallflowers, you might like to try erisimum Bowles Mauve, which is a short- lived perennial, see https://www.rhs.org.uk/Plants/91464/i-Erysimum-i-Bowles-s-Mauve/Details It has attractive foliage all year, lots of flowers for a long period, and by its second year grows into an attractive ...
by Marigold
Sat Feb 16, 2019 8:30 am
Forum: The Dustbath
Topic: Plant identification
Replies: 23
Views: 1975

Re: Plant identification

What a lovely story. Thank you.
by Marigold
Fri Feb 15, 2019 8:18 pm
Forum: The Dustbath
Topic: Plant identification
Replies: 23
Views: 1975

Re: Plant identification

BYW, Tweetypie, how are your wallflowers coming along?
by Marigold
Fri Feb 15, 2019 4:01 pm
Forum: The Dustbath
Topic: Plant identification
Replies: 23
Views: 1975

Re: Plant identification

Yes, here you are, on the RHS site; https://www.rhs.org.uk/Plants/48275/Lit ... ue/Details
Lithodora is very beautiful and every now and then I indulge myself and get one, but it really prefers acid to neutral soil and peters out after a couple of years in our alkaline setup.
by Marigold
Fri Feb 15, 2019 11:55 am
Forum: The Dustbath
Topic: Cat ladders
Replies: 7
Views: 704

Cat ladders

Here's an idea for Margaid and LadyA (and any other cat lovers.)
https://www.theguardian.com/cities/gall ... n-pictures

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