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Summer's coming

Post: # 292658Post Odsox
Mon Apr 08, 2019 9:30 am

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This one and 5 others colouring up nicely :iconbiggrin:
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Post: # 292660Post Green Aura
Mon Apr 08, 2019 3:09 pm

I've got one seedling, less than 1cm tall. :lol:
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Tue Apr 09, 2019 1:01 am

My goodness! :shock:
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Post: # 292662Post Cassiepod
Wed Apr 10, 2019 2:51 pm

my outdoors plants are bushing up nicely but we had frost last night so flowers and fruits are a ways away... but summer is definitely coming

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Post: # 292667Post KathyLauren
Fri Apr 12, 2019 1:34 pm

Strawberries already? WOW!!

Yes, summer is coming. I just hope it's on a weekend this year! ;) We had about 25cm of snow this week. It's melting, thank goodness, but we have at least a month of mud before spring starts.

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Tue Apr 16, 2019 6:01 am

If someone would switch off the easterly wind we might even see the end of spring and the start of summer here.

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Post: # 292670Post Green Aura
Tue Apr 16, 2019 6:56 am

Well it's warmed up here all right. We've had a moor fire for the last three days, just outside the village. They've "put it out" twice but a shift in wind direction rekindles it. I've no idea how that works.

No windows or doors open here!
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Post: # 292671Post Odsox
Tue Apr 16, 2019 7:43 am

Lucky you. We have had continuous torrential rain all day Saturday, all day Sunday and all day yesterday, together with storm force winds. Thankfully it stopped last night and is now heading into Wales.
It was well forecast so I irrigated the tunnels to empty both my tanks, which are now full again. That's 2 cubic metres or 2000 litres. It takes 47mm of rain falling on my barn roof to fill both tanks and they were both full yesterday morning.

Now the sun's out, there's no wind and it's warming up nicely. :sunny:
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Post: # 292672Post Green Aura
Tue Apr 16, 2019 7:44 am

Maggie

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Post: # 292673Post Odsox
Tue Apr 16, 2019 10:55 am

Green Aura wrote:
Tue Apr 16, 2019 7:44 am
Send it up here.
Will do, although don't blame me if it forgets to stop
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Re: Summer's coming

Post: # 292674Post Flo
Tue Apr 16, 2019 4:16 pm

Send it over here - drought conditions coming on a treat.

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