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Random Musings => Miscellany => Grow Your Own => Topic started by: Wowbagger on February 27, 2018, 08:14:26 pm

Title: World Naked Gardening Day
Post by: Wowbagger on February 27, 2018, 08:14:26 pm
http://www.wideopenspaces.com/world-naked-gardening-day-may-7th/?utm_source=Facebook&utm_medium=partner&utm_term=sh&utm_campaign=sh

Although in a previous life I used to rent two allotments, I haven't done any gardening for years. However, as an advocate of all things naked, I will publish this.
Title: Re: World Naked Gardening Day
Post by: Wowbagger on March 16, 2018, 03:55:36 pm
I understand that this issue was discussed on Gardeners' Question Time and elicited the following response from one of the panel:

"You have to take care, or you could end up with pricks in all the wrong places"
Title: Re: World Naked Gardening Day
Post by: Ian H on March 16, 2018, 04:33:35 pm
Isn't it just an excuse to get your dibber out?
Title: Re: World Naked Gardening Day
Post by: Blade on March 16, 2018, 04:40:20 pm
Isn't there a phrase that goes "I'm a grower, not a shower".  ;D
Title: Re: World Naked Gardening Day
Post by: hellymedic on March 16, 2018, 04:57:51 pm
I understand there are some plants that can cause nasty rashes after contact the skin, with or without UV light.

I would not wish this on my forearms, let alone anywhere else...
Title: Re: World Naked Gardening Day
Post by: Ian H on March 16, 2018, 05:01:53 pm
I understand there are some plants that can cause nasty rashes after contact the skin, with or without UV light.

I would not wish this on my forearms, let alone anywhere else...

Euphorbia is one such.
Title: Re: World Naked Gardening Day
Post by: ElyDave on March 23, 2018, 10:48:08 am
I understand there are some plants that can cause nasty rashes after contact the skin, with or without UV light.

I would not wish this on my forearms, let alone anywhere else...

Euphorbia is one such.

"don't screw around with euphorbias" takes on a whole new meaning