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Advice please for a cuttings newbie!

Posted: 24/07/2014 at 15:19

Hi Happy go to the RHS here and see the info for all types of cuttings good luck,  

  http://www.rhs.org.uk/advice/profile?pid=307         

my cucumbers are massive

Posted: 24/07/2014 at 15:11

Cant please some women 

alpines type wot to do please

Posted: 24/07/2014 at 15:09

TYPICAL TOO LATE with that info. About 4/5 weeks ago the door bell went about 3.30 in the morning, I got up to check and nobody about but then i noticed the clocks all flashing no probs, a short power cut probebly, next day Saturday i sat down to watch the Grand Prix and NO TV ,the TV man gets down of the roof youv been hit by,, youv guessed it, At 3.30 the lightning blew the ariel transmitter booster thing to kingdom come,£50 and it was only 2 weeks old fitted by the same chap, ,but the TV engineer chappy did say" this is rare " HE  DIDNT SAY WHERES YOUR SEMPERVIVIAM  DID  HE  NO, call himself a TV engineer ,he knows nothing ,,,Got to go Kates just walked in with a bag of fresh wet seaweed bless her cotton socks,Comfry and seaweed feed coming up, oh i can smell it now  SO thankyou all for that TOO Late info PS when a asked Kate to go up on the roof and start planting the Sempys she said Kindly go away ,or somthing similar anyway. 

alpines type wot to do please

Posted: 23/07/2014 at 16:04

Hi all i didnt know you all had answered me ,thanks for all the info,so i can take it off and replant it in her new one shes doing ,it all sounds really good Buy one get a thousand free Yes i can do that ,the new ones being done look really deserty and yt colourfull ,many thanks all  Sempervivium it is 

alpines type wot to do please

Posted: 23/07/2014 at 15:59

hi Viv ,any chance of its name so i can look it up as well please ,iv got loads of plant books but no succulents at all,im blaming Kate it was her idea in the first place, but they are really nice looking plants when done right, shes started 2 more big flat tray pots of em its her latest garden thing, cheers Victoria

alpines type wot to do please

Posted: 23/07/2014 at 15:45

Hi all from sunny Norfolk,we have planted an Alpine sort of thing and this plant has shot a 6 inch stork out with 4 or 5 flower heads on it ,does anyone know wot i do with it , its sticking about 3 inches in the air ,do i cut it and plant it or leave it, being a succulent its very fleshy and i dont want to hurt it,Help if poss please,

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/53518.jpg?width=518&height=350&mode=max

 

 

grasses

Posted: 22/07/2014 at 20:18

Cheers for that Verdun,first thing tomorrow 

grasses

Posted: 22/07/2014 at 16:50

Hi Verdun,we spoke before about me losing our first grass,Purple fountain,i greenhoused it for winter after a haircut then brought it out into a sheltered spot but it was Dead as a dodo,But i have if you remember  loads of its seeds,can you tell me when and how to get the seeds growing, i can either use the greenhouse or straight into the garden ?? How please, and its supposed to be red hot sunshine herein Norfolk tomorrow,  Alan

Last years nettlefeed

Posted: 21/07/2014 at 18:04

Bob that must have the aroma of all aromas, and yesterday In the garden I just started  a Comfry corner and lots of empty bottles ready for filling, OH and rubber gloves .

Any idea

Posted: 17/07/2014 at 21:32

Hi Nick we have had one shoot up from nowhere in full bloom didnt know it was even there pure white just stunning ,wish All the flowers opened all together though but stunning were getting more for next year in the back borders,thats a nice one youv got mate  good luck , Alan

 

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