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It’s raining. Time for a bonk

In Frogs & toads, Uncategorized on April 23, 2010 at 5:18 pm

 

'Her name's Kaloula. She's was a show frog.' Barry Manilow's favourite amphibian.

I spent 40 minutes in the afternoon battling with a ladder, saw and secateurs, battling with some kind of parasite growing on two of our camel’s foot trees.

I don’t know what the parasite is,  but I guess the seed is airborne and when it lands in  a tree it promptly grows from the branch it’s on, producing a grungy-looking nodule and then sprouting skyward. She Who Must Be Obeyed said “They must be stopped.”

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