Information

Ireland

Members: 72
Latest Activity: Sep 24

Discussion Forum

The Best of REAL Irish! 18 Replies

The Irish Uillean Pipes...Haunting but Beautiful!!   Cliffs of Doonen! Raggle Taggle Gypsy O.. Continue

Tags: pipes, uilleann, music, irish

Started by Catherine Cronin (Ireland). Last reply by Elizabeth Fowler Jul 4, 2012.

WHAT GROWS in IRELAND, MY VEGGIE GARDEN! 57 Replies

Here is a sample of what we grow way down south in CORK!…Continue

Tags: gardening, polytunnel, vegetables, own, your

Started by Catherine Cronin (Ireland). Last reply by Elizabeth Fowler Jun 19, 2012.

HOLIDAYS ARE COMING! 53 Replies

Let us approach the coming holiday season with Joy and Hope!…Continue

Tags: all, happy, to, goodwill, cheer

Started by Catherine Cronin (Ireland). Last reply by Alma V. Patterson Dec 22, 2011.

VEGETABLE TIPS & ADVICE 4 Replies

This Week.....29th. November:Freeze your Celery:We’ve been lifting our celery as we’ve needed it , but it’s time now to get the crop out of the ground (if you have some left) before the worst of the…Continue

Tags: grow, your, own, vegetables, sprouts

Started by Catherine Cronin (Ireland). Last reply by Bonnie Hannum ~ Missouri, USA Dec 14, 2011.

Comment Wall

Comment

You need to be a member of Ireland to add comments!

Comment by Catherine Cronin (Ireland) on April 17, 2012 at 4:19pm

Yesterday in the garden was so overcast with misty rain!

and we still cover hubby's spuds from night frosts..

My tunnel toms,peppers and pumpkins are covered every night too, I am taking NO chances!!

Comment by Catherine Cronin (Ireland) on April 17, 2012 at 4:02pm

Well, the weather in Ireland is really testing our gardens now!

I had to cycle to the shop today in between storms,rain and hailstones.The wind was so strong that the rain was blowing vertically across the tops of my tunnels and hothouse roofs!

I have my camping torches at the ready tonight in case the power goes out! And it is suppose to continue like this for the rest of the week!!!

Comment by Catherine Cronin (Ireland) on April 16, 2012 at 1:32pm

Nancy..no guarantee you'd get around safely with locals either..LOL!

Comment by Catherine Cronin (Ireland) on April 16, 2012 at 1:20pm

Oh....just found the Flyover to roundabout ;)

Comment by Catherine Cronin (Ireland) on April 16, 2012 at 1:16pm

Here's our Magic Roundabout before they added a flyover to make it more confusing. If you miss a turnoff you could end up anywhere in the world...LOL!

Comment by Catherine Cronin (Ireland) on April 16, 2012 at 1:12pm

Dear God and his Mother Mary...That beats all Roundabouts....I got dizzy looking at it...LOL! I would prefer to get the bus!!!!!!

Comment by Robin (N.IL zone 5) on April 16, 2012 at 1:08pm

Christine does that come with instructions?

Comment by Christine Bedford on April 16, 2012 at 1:01pm

Catherine..have a look at The Magic Roundabout in Swindon...ROFL

http://www.swindonweb.com/index.asp?m=8&s=115&ss=289

Comment by Catherine Cronin (Ireland) on April 16, 2012 at 12:45pm

We have a roundabout here in Cork that's called the "Magic" Roundabout......it would really be magic if you got around it safely..LOL!

Comment by Robin (N.IL zone 5) on April 16, 2012 at 12:42pm

When Jon was accepted to get his wish to Ireland, we knew of 1 roundabout locally here, and every chance we had to visit it hubby would practice going around it.

 

Members (72)

1qzx5q2g4l4mj
 
 
 

Latest Activity

Keryn, USDA Zone 10 Australia posted a photo

Cymbidium Castle of Mey " Pinkie" AM/RHS

Entered my first orchid show with this orchid. I was writing up cards, not really taking much notice of the judges fussing around my orchid. Turns out that the parentage of this orchid goes back to the species by only 4 generations and it has won…
5 hours ago
Bonnie Long/zn5/Wi. commented on Bonnie Long/zn5/Wi.'s group Birds in the Garden
"Patricia, that is sad about loosing so many finches, the white crowned sparrows are so cute, we get them in the spring for several weeks, they flipped seed around and dig to find more.   They would eat under the feeders so none of the seed…"
7 hours ago
anne andrews/7b commented on Clare Oliva's photo
Thumbnail

Miscanthus Blooms

"Looks like they are glowing... :)"
8 hours ago
anne andrews/7b commented on Clare Oliva's photo
8 hours ago
Vicky Myers and Martha Staley are now friends
8 hours ago
Vicky Myers left a comment for Martha Staley
"At my last house I had a blue bird clematis, looked like little birds in flight. I left it behind since they are so delicate."
9 hours ago
Vicky Myers left a comment for Martha Staley
"Yes I do like my sunsets here, thank-you. You have a nice stand of red Dianthus. I'm into edible flowers too. How do you keep the bugs out of your Columbine? Any time I ever grew them they got all full of bugs, since you can't eat them I…"
9 hours ago
Patricia Mickelson/Z10/CA commented on Bonnie Long/zn5/Wi.'s group Birds in the Garden
"I am so glad that the white crown sparrows have returned to Santa Barbara. I am enjoying watching them in my bird bath and throwing seed on the ground for them. I had such a tough summer with the house and purple finches. I would sometimes find 5 a…"
10 hours ago

© 2014   Created by Community Manager.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service