"Lorraine, I have an old chicken, a Polish called Big Black Betty, she is over 6 yrs old now, I adopted her from someone moving interstate. She has reached the stage where she gets up on the roost at night, but doesn't want to be bothered…"
"Joan, here is the bougainvillea when it covers the top part of the arch, we now have another variegated leaf bougainvillea growing up on the opposite side and hoping the two will eventually meet up and intertwine, so we will have a lovely display to…"
"We cut ours back to the ground last weekend, it just went crazy. It started out as a $3 tube starter plant from Bunnings! Never realised it was going to become so vigorous. I am sure it will reshoot again, it does add beautiful colour to the garden…"
"Shelley, this was grown from a cutting that I acquired on one of my walks.I got it from the huge bougainvillea spilling out onto the path in front of the church a couple of streets away. Has to be kept trimmed though as it likes to spiral off to the…"
Thanks for your nice comments on my paintings! Yes I've been painting for a few years -- an extension gardening for me, I guess. What I can't grow well, I tend to paint, I guess! Thanks again, Kathleen
"Thunderstorm has passed for now. But got to wait till new gardens dry out. I hope my pre-starts will do well once I put then in garden. No wild rabbit since I cleared weeds from new garden plots.
Friend gave me some runner beans but bad thing was…"
"I did pull up a box full of small carrots that were planted last fall and over wintered in the mini greenhouses. Purple ones to come soon. Guess the birds got all my strawberries as the bird netting wasn't all the way around the boxes. GRRRRRR!…"
"Got thunder coming and had lots of rain. So today relax. Got my 2 gardens almost ready to get veggies in and I hope they give me veggies for over Winter. Glad to hear from you both. Keep in touch both of you. Love hearing from you both. Let you know…"