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by Placido
Sat Jul 11, 2020 1:22 pm
Forum: Pond Life
Topic: TADPOLES
Replies: 180
Views: 67704

Re: TADPOLES

It's Nature's way, isn't it. Probably the taddies have eaten said frog, and glad of it :shrug:. Any protein is good protein after all.
Makes a change from salad for them :).
by Placido
Fri Jul 10, 2020 8:38 am
Forum: Plants
Topic: Agapanthus
Replies: 16
Views: 4749

Re: Agapanthus

I blame a lot of things on the lockdown - sorry, what was the question ??
by Placido
Fri Jul 10, 2020 8:37 am
Forum: Plants
Topic: FUNGI
Replies: 51
Views: 32795

Re: FUNGI

I did, I did ! It's online and it's huuuuuge. Sign the petition NOW and Parliament will have to debate it. (Oh sorry, that's the TV Licence for over-75s.)
by Placido
Thu Jul 09, 2020 8:35 am
Forum: Plants
Topic: Agapanthus
Replies: 16
Views: 4749

Re: Agapanthus

Aaaahhaaahh, that's all very well though - I've heard you saying things like that before. Next thing we know is that you've taken your axe to it and brought the poor thing's best effort to a shuddering halt.
The last flaring of a candle flame .......
by Placido
Thu Jul 09, 2020 8:32 am
Forum: Plants
Topic: FUNGI
Replies: 51
Views: 32795

Re: FUNGI

The Men arrived yesterday morning - cut the grass in the rain :rolleyes: and smashed the little toadstool fambly :( to smithereens
by Placido
Wed Jul 08, 2020 8:14 am
Forum: Pond Life
Topic: TADPOLES
Replies: 180
Views: 67704

Re: TADPOLES

I find that philanthropic act very moving :cry3:, and quite out of character I have to say.
Made my day.
by Placido
Tue Jul 07, 2020 8:27 am
Forum: Pond Life
Topic: TADPOLES
Replies: 180
Views: 67704

Re: TADPOLES

Ah, the young, the young. But everyone has to learn. S'pose the froglets are learning too, which balances things up a bit.
Now back in my day ....... :rolleyes:
by Placido
Tue Jul 07, 2020 8:25 am
Forum: Birds
Topic: WHAT I SAW TODAY.....
Replies: 1487
Views: 473144

Re: WHAT I SAW TODAY.....

Thing is they don't tell you when they're about to disembark. Just up and off :(.
Left with a ruck of food which is only slowly disappearing.

Honest Placi (Pre-loved Birdseed) Inc.
by Placido
Mon Jul 06, 2020 9:00 am
Forum: Birds
Topic: WHAT I SAW TODAY.....
Replies: 1487
Views: 473144

Re: WHAT I SAW TODAY.....

What I'm not seeing all of a sudden are my birds :magnify:. Apart from one lone blackbird mother still gathering little worms there is a dramatic drop in numbers. Ground food left uneaten :eek: !!
I think the Summer Vacation has begun :weep:. They'll be back in October .......
by Placido
Mon Jul 06, 2020 8:55 am
Forum: Pond Life
Topic: TADPOLES
Replies: 180
Views: 67704

Re: TADPOLES

Aaaahhh, like that. Looks like a mudskipper :D