Latest posts by chica

Fruit for amatures

Posted: 24/02/2013 at 14:17

dont forget the good old gooseberry just plant and leave easy peezie.

Fruit for amatures

Posted: 22/02/2013 at 16:38

i have an allotment with all the above fruuits you can pick and freeze them make jams and chutneys all easy recipis on the net good luck

Wet Compost

Posted: 22/02/2013 at 11:55

hi if its still wet but has broken down or most of it just spread it on your garden the cold will dry it out or dig it in,thats what i have just done and its dont worry to much

clay soil so little choice of plants

Posted: 22/02/2013 at 11:48

hi renu i also have clay soil but in spring garden full of aquilegias anemonies real old cottage plants lots of plants will grow in your soil i just dig out a big clod of clay and fill the hole up with soil,and in it goes you will be fine look forward to hearing from you

Building Rockeries

Posted: 19/02/2013 at 17:26

you havent buried anything in there have you, looks suspicious to me. only joking well done

Cutting back to recovery

Posted: 28/11/2012 at 19:31

thats i will do  jo4eyes with my heucheras just looked in my garden and my aquilegas have sprouted everywhere but i love them so much havent got the heart to pull them up now there isnt a bit of soil space left,dont know what im going to do next year when i see all the lovely plants i want.

Good day

Posted: 28/11/2012 at 19:24

hi all yes im all for that have got a great wildflower garden so would be happy in the spring to send free cuttings or seeds to you all


Posted: 20/11/2012 at 13:50

i think field mice are great i watch them climbing up to the bird table taking the seed and running under the shed with it and my cat just sits there watching them the same with the squirrels i thought cats would at least chase them but oh no they get within a foot of him and he does nothing

What's for tea?

Posted: 20/11/2012 at 13:43

today its jacket potatoes and fish with salad am healthy eating but what i really want is every thing with fat and sugar i dream of suet pudd and custard

Help with identifying a plant

Posted: 19/11/2012 at 20:34

maybe having a senior moment,never mind it comes to us all ha ha 

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problem solving

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not a pasty face no more  
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need advice

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can anyone help

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can i take seeds 
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need advice

how do i get seeds off plant 
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need some advice 
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which way up

purple cone flower 
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canna are not flowering 
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