chica


Latest posts by chica

allotment vandalism !!

Posted: 27/02/2013 at 22:11

oh my goodness i have just got an allotment already one person came up to me as we were building some raised beds as we got all the wood free,and told me we dont like posh plots,i said it certainly wont be posh,but i cant get his comment out of my mind,should i be worried?

Compost

Posted: 27/02/2013 at 22:06

certainly scotkat if you pay for compost it should be nice and crumbley not twigs that havent broken down yet they will fob you off no doubt but its worth a go let us know what happens,

need advice

Posted: 27/02/2013 at 21:59

sent hubby over,do you think im mad

need advice

Posted: 27/02/2013 at 21:54

fantastic advice i only have to climb a 7ft school spiked railing thats on top of a bank no sweat.

need advice

Posted: 27/02/2013 at 18:51

hi all my back garden runs alongside a field where lastsummer these huge big plants appeared on the other side of my fence,they were around six feet tall with silvery leaves and giant poppies pink in colour so i dug one up now the plant died down,dident know what to do so chopped it to around six inched from the root and put it in a pot and its still there have i killed it? someone told me it was a opium poppy and i should have collected the seeds.help

can anyone help

Posted: 27/02/2013 at 18:43

thank you so much verdun its going to be mexican orange blossem sounds lovely,hope my garden centre has it

MOB rants

Posted: 27/02/2013 at 18:32

thats nice busy-lizzie to here a nice story,i dident really understand muvs dashwood comment about losing his devon accent can anyone enlighten me?

can anyone help

Posted: 27/02/2013 at 18:23

hi all i have a big pot and i wondered if it would be ok to pot a mock orange shrub in it the trouble is when i phoned the garden centre they said they had various types and i dont know what to geti wanted the white one that smells nice can anyone advise

A chapter of a book

Posted: 27/02/2013 at 18:17

for me it would be the wonder of wildflower plants so many to choose from each one so different fron the next and there ability to self seed in just the right places,wonderfull

MOB rants

Posted: 27/02/2013 at 18:12

its not really agro as such frank its just a moan and no doubt when it really comes down to it,we all have to get on with people our neigbors included as for northeners being more friendly well who knows as my family were all from up north i cant say as im a cockney,through and through but now live in devon

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