Latest posts by chica

Plant Identification help please

Posted: 15/11/2012 at 18:26

hi rainwater fanatic just looking at your first plant as i have a clump of these and cant get rid of them either i find the snails love to hide in clumps underneath the leaves they pull out very easily but soon come up again with a vengance they have a very palish pink flower that comes up through the leaves,not very nice,but i was told its from the family of scurvy grass and as a wild plant grows naturally in woods,mine grows on a bank,so im going to leave mine and keep pulling it up.

Building Rockeries

Posted: 14/11/2012 at 17:09

hi steve. i agree with nutcutlet,about the rockery and a woodland setting they dont really go together,but a great woodland area with some sort of seating with logs and woodland plants would look great especially with all the woodland bulbs, or if you are really set on a rockery then one big one rather than two small ones otherwise it might look like a plum pudding.

The perfect garden pond

Posted: 12/11/2012 at 20:12

yes well done it will look very natural once the plants have done there thing,look forward to seeing it next spring

Small sink pond

Posted: 04/11/2012 at 18:40

hi bjay i also have old galvanisied tin bath plus an old army cooking pot in the garden i just leave it out and at the moment my water lillys leaves have gone yellow and black so i just cut them off at the stem and they always suvive.

What's for tea?

Posted: 02/11/2012 at 21:27

good old egg and chips, and never heard of a chedder curry,sounds good though,have you the recipe jo4eyes

Hi Newbie here

Posted: 02/11/2012 at 21:20

hi alan,welcome to our forum,you will get lots of advice,cos everyone know a little about something,you also will have a good laugh we are like a big family some of us are quite witty and you can talk about any old thing you want to even to what you have for tea, so do join in.

My effort

Posted: 02/11/2012 at 21:14

yes alan it looks good is there any way that you could hide the black liner and then it would look fantastic well done

Small sink pond

Posted: 02/11/2012 at 21:11

hi bee friendly,i would agree with alan the sink is so thick it would take more than a frost to crack it ,i would leave it but if you are not happy to do this,is it on top of the ground or is it sunk.

Ive been told,

Posted: 01/11/2012 at 15:13

very witty, ernie, but very funny

Ive been told,

Posted: 31/10/2012 at 17:35

while we are tailking about tea,does anyone else put banana skins on there roses? or is it just me.

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