Latest posts by chica

What's for tea?

Posted: 31/10/2012 at 17:26

all the root veggies from the garden made into a thick soup with hot crusty bresd

Californian Poppies

Posted: 30/10/2012 at 22:27

hi tina welcome to the forum,i also have a tub of violas that look like they have kicked the bucket so better luck next year i have just left them,you never know they may revive.

101 questions!

Posted: 29/10/2012 at 21:58

they are of the same family although they are more of an orchid but i just leave them in they multiply very quickly so you should get a great show,i actually bought mine from the 99p shop for 50 bulbs a great bargain happy gardening.

101 questions!

Posted: 28/10/2012 at 20:53

what i do to my glads is just cut off the top growth when it goes brown.the hydrangea i leave becaus i like them as they they are,but it wont hurt if you want to tidy the plant up a bit

Verbena Bonariensis

Posted: 28/10/2012 at 20:42

i dont cut mine down till around dec or jan, then i have another bed of them which i only cut down to about 18 inches off ground they both do well i leave the heads on till they go to seed then collect them

What's for tea?

Posted: 28/10/2012 at 20:37

scampie and jacket potatoe down the pub after a long walk to torquay

lilly bulbs in containers

Posted: 27/10/2012 at 17:08

yes i agree as im going to take mine out of pots then and replant them and maybe spread them out a bit

What's for tea?

Posted: 27/10/2012 at 17:03

tea tonight is a breakfast with all the trimmings,i love to know what people are having for tea its a light hearted thread.thankyou


Posted: 27/10/2012 at 16:53

wow did you see gw last night he dug his cannas up chopped off the leaves and just put them in a old compost bag as they were and wrapped them up,so here goes

What's for tea?

Posted: 26/10/2012 at 20:30

beef stew and dumplings so thick you could cut it with a knife for dessert a big cream slice lovely

Discussions started by chica

fruit and veg

elephant pooh 
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from pot to garden

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want to come back

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need advice

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problem solving

how big a pot 
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not a pasty face no more  
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need advice

papover poppies 
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Last Post: 28/02/2013 at 00:01

can anyone help

mock orange need help 
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can i take seeds 
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Last Post: 26/10/2012 at 20:21

need advice

how do i get seeds off plant 
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need some advice 
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Last Post: 20/10/2012 at 14:37

which way up

purple cone flower 
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canna are not flowering 
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