2012 - The Garden's Revenge


log in

Advanced search

Message boards : Cafe SETI : 2012 - The Garden's Revenge

1 · 2 · 3 · 4 · Next
Author Message
rob smithProject donor
Volunteer tester
Send message
Joined: 7 Mar 03
Posts: 8732
Credit: 61,611,151
RAC: 58,024
United Kingdom
Message 1233419 - Posted: 19 May 2012, 13:48:31 UTC

OK, guys and gals, I don't have green fingers, so I'm not going to do much in this thread apart from start it then sit back and admire the work of those that are blessed with the aforementioned digital deformation
____________
Bob Smith
Member of Seti PIPPS (Pluto is a Planet Protest Society)
Somewhere in the (un)known Universe?

NickProject donor
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 11 Oct 11
Posts: 4000
Credit: 2,054,711
RAC: 695
United Kingdom
Message 1233423 - Posted: 19 May 2012, 13:58:46 UTC

You will need, "Green Fingers"??


____________
The Kite Fliers

--------------------
Kite fliers: An imaginary club of solo members, those who don't yet
belong to a formal team so "fly their own kites" - as the saying goes.

Profile celttooth
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 21 Nov 99
Posts: 16824
Credit: 11,356,370
RAC: 15,741
Canada
Message 1233430 - Posted: 19 May 2012, 14:18:31 UTC

We are on our way!
http://www.tootpix.ca/green2.htm
First flowers of the year.

zoom314Project donor
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 30 Nov 03
Posts: 46730
Credit: 36,998,181
RAC: 3,983
United States
Message 1233434 - Posted: 19 May 2012, 14:22:40 UTC - in response to Message 1233430.

Pretty ones too Celt.
____________
My Facebook, War Commander, 2015

NickProject donor
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 11 Oct 11
Posts: 4000
Credit: 2,054,711
RAC: 695
United Kingdom
Message 1233447 - Posted: 19 May 2012, 14:54:08 UTC




____________
The Kite Fliers

--------------------
Kite fliers: An imaginary club of solo members, those who don't yet
belong to a formal team so "fly their own kites" - as the saying goes.

WinterKnight
Volunteer tester
Send message
Joined: 18 May 99
Posts: 8737
Credit: 25,592,010
RAC: 13,895
United Kingdom
Message 1233459 - Posted: 19 May 2012, 15:10:14 UTC - in response to Message 1233447.




You just had to remind me didn't you, my compost corner needs attention.
Thanks a bunch.

Profile Ex
Volunteer moderator
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 12 Mar 12
Posts: 2895
Credit: 1,797,699
RAC: 396
United States
Message 1233496 - Posted: 19 May 2012, 16:26:45 UTC

Mmmmm. Compost.
____________
-Dave #2

3.2.0-33

NickProject donor
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 11 Oct 11
Posts: 4000
Credit: 2,054,711
RAC: 695
United Kingdom
Message 1233544 - Posted: 19 May 2012, 17:55:10 UTC - in response to Message 1233496.

Mmmmm. Compost.

Ex'...you can't eat this stuff, go and have your chips, there ready now...



____________
The Kite Fliers

--------------------
Kite fliers: An imaginary club of solo members, those who don't yet
belong to a formal team so "fly their own kites" - as the saying goes.

Profile celttooth
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 21 Nov 99
Posts: 16824
Credit: 11,356,370
RAC: 15,741
Canada
Message 1233546 - Posted: 19 May 2012, 18:06:34 UTC
Last modified: 19 May 2012, 18:27:24 UTC

compost corner

Wish mine looked so good.
This is what ours looks like.

-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=
http://www.tootpix.ca/green2.htm
We work fast around here.

Profile Ex
Volunteer moderator
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 12 Mar 12
Posts: 2895
Credit: 1,797,699
RAC: 396
United States
Message 1233587 - Posted: 19 May 2012, 20:04:03 UTC

This is a garden's revenge:

____________
-Dave #2

3.2.0-33

Profile Zapped SparkyProject donor
Volunteer moderator
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 30 Aug 08
Posts: 8878
Credit: 1,319,585
RAC: 710
United Kingdom
Message 1233604 - Posted: 19 May 2012, 21:14:39 UTC - in response to Message 1233587.

This is a garden's revenge:

I'd say that's a Triffid :)
____________
In an alternate universe, it was a ZX81 that asked for clothes, boots and motorcycle.

Client error 418: I'm a teapot

Tropical Goldfish Fish 15: Squeaky bras 'R us

Illusions of normality sufferer

Profile celttooth
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 21 Nov 99
Posts: 16824
Credit: 11,356,370
RAC: 15,741
Canada
Message 1233731 - Posted: 20 May 2012, 0:31:12 UTC

Oh Nooooooo, frost tonight!

NickProject donor
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 11 Oct 11
Posts: 4000
Credit: 2,054,711
RAC: 695
United Kingdom
Message 1233733 - Posted: 20 May 2012, 0:33:24 UTC - in response to Message 1233731.

Oh Nooooooo, frost tonight!

But that's a "HOT" frost, Celt; I thought all frosts were usually cold?


____________
The Kite Fliers

--------------------
Kite fliers: An imaginary club of solo members, those who don't yet
belong to a formal team so "fly their own kites" - as the saying goes.

NickProject donor
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 11 Oct 11
Posts: 4000
Credit: 2,054,711
RAC: 695
United Kingdom
Message 1233746 - Posted: 20 May 2012, 0:53:27 UTC

I hope the frost doesn't get to Uli's cherries, their due for harvesting
in two weeks time. Chef can't wait to get his hands on them, he's going to
make some cherry & yogurt smoothies.

____________
The Kite Fliers

--------------------
Kite fliers: An imaginary club of solo members, those who don't yet
belong to a formal team so "fly their own kites" - as the saying goes.

Profile celttooth
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 21 Nov 99
Posts: 16824
Credit: 11,356,370
RAC: 15,741
Canada
Message 1234728 - Posted: 21 May 2012, 21:17:39 UTC

The frost did not happen, now the apple blossoms are starting to show up.
Pix on the morrow.

Profile UliProject donor
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 6 Feb 00
Posts: 10009
Credit: 5,470,266
RAC: 192
Germany
Message 1235053 - Posted: 22 May 2012, 14:09:18 UTC

Ignore the date. I took this pic of "Tree Tomatoes" yesterday. Looks like a nice crop, even if they could be sweeter.
____________
Pluto will always be a planet to me.
Order your 15th Seti Anniversary Shirt today. Just PM me for details.
Cash Donation Specialist

Seti Ambassador

NickProject donor
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 11 Oct 11
Posts: 4000
Credit: 2,054,711
RAC: 695
United Kingdom
Message 1235164 - Posted: 22 May 2012, 22:27:43 UTC - in response to Message 1235053.

Ignore the date. I took this pic of "Tree Tomatoes" yesterday. Looks like a nice crop, even if they could be sweeter.

OK-OK-OK, I give in...there "cherries"....but you can get a variety of tomatoes
called "Cherry Tomatoes"....


____________
The Kite Fliers

--------------------
Kite fliers: An imaginary club of solo members, those who don't yet
belong to a formal team so "fly their own kites" - as the saying goes.

Profile UliProject donor
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 6 Feb 00
Posts: 10009
Credit: 5,470,266
RAC: 192
Germany
Message 1235189 - Posted: 22 May 2012, 23:35:35 UTC

Yes I grew some yellows two years ago. They are a great match with some cucumbers.
____________
Pluto will always be a planet to me.
Order your 15th Seti Anniversary Shirt today. Just PM me for details.
Cash Donation Specialist

Seti Ambassador

rob smithProject donor
Volunteer tester
Send message
Joined: 7 Mar 03
Posts: 8732
Credit: 61,611,151
RAC: 58,024
United Kingdom
Message 1235579 - Posted: 23 May 2012, 20:49:43 UTC

Its about 6 to 8 weeks before the English cherry picking season gets under-way.
Its about the only "planting" I do, but a little undignified according to some.
Get a bag/box/punnet of ripe cherries. Sit on a fence, wall, even the cab of a train, eat the cherries one at a time and spit the seeds into the undergrowth. If several folks join in this can become a bit of a competitive sport (how far, how many at once...)
Once the container is empty declare "Job done".
I'm pleased to say that at least one of my "planting expeditions" has matured enough to at least have blossom - I've seen the photos of a little cherry "orchard" growing in the midst of a wild hedge!
____________
Bob Smith
Member of Seti PIPPS (Pluto is a Planet Protest Society)
Somewhere in the (un)known Universe?

Profile celttooth
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 21 Nov 99
Posts: 16824
Credit: 11,356,370
RAC: 15,741
Canada
Message 1235611 - Posted: 23 May 2012, 22:18:15 UTC

As soon as the rain stops the lawn will have grown like a rain forest, but all that water has saved the tomatoes.

1 · 2 · 3 · 4 · Next

Message boards : Cafe SETI : 2012 - The Garden's Revenge

Copyright © 2014 University of California