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winter-sowing---anyone-tried

Posted: 09/08/2013 at 19:51

I have a plastic greenhouse, one of those pop up type, 4ft x3. Ish would that keep thinguh through winter or just too thin??

winter-sowing---anyone-tried

Posted: 09/08/2013 at 19:07

Anyone do any winter sowing, anything I can start off early. I have cuttings to try and take through. Just hoped I could discover some seed to sow through winter. I have lupin, green wizard, echinacea, scabiousa. 

 

Anyone got other ideas and hints and tips. Lets get busy!!

When do I sow my pansy seed??

Posted: 01/08/2013 at 20:06

I have been collecting the pansy seed pods as they ripen but now unsure when to sow. These purple pansies were planted in winter and have flowered right through until now. So when do I sow ready for this winter??

Do ants damage??

Posted: 23/07/2013 at 17:55

I have red ants and normal ants all in my beds. Ado they damage plants they are all over my dahlias and the campanula bell flowers have tiny holes in the petals and leaves. Anyone know??

do they eat black aphids that are pall over my dahlias??

Cabbage white eggs

Posted: 17/07/2013 at 20:54

Silly question but I have been trying to wipe off with my finger the yellow eggs. However on kurly kale it's hard. Anything I could paint on to kill them??

Black clusters of aphid/fly

Posted: 12/07/2013 at 17:28

Trying the squirt and rub lets see how it goes - thanks

What is this plant pls

Posted: 11/07/2013 at 17:57

Hi all, what is this plant called pls. I have been given a bunch off these but no clue of a name...

Black clusters of aphid/fly

Posted: 10/07/2013 at 22:24

Washing up liquid on so let's see! Pests are a pest!!!

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