Alan4711


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next years carrot

Posted: 11/09/2013 at 10:50
any advise for next years carrot please ours was a disaster this year looking for sweet and they dont have to be big, please

Plants for edging a path

Posted: 11/09/2013 at 10:43
Hi Zam i saw a path with wild thyme Pink/red edging the stones and evening primrose behind it,, just stunning personally i would have added a little lavender as well. good luck

Bilberry

Posted: 11/09/2013 at 10:33
Hi all ,,Bob iv been looking at info on bilberries and iv planned to have blueberries in the new garden ,it seems the bilberries are it says Notoriously difficult to grow but are a much fuller taste than blueberry and contain all the anti stuff that the blue berry has ,do you have any opinion on which you prefer Bob ,also iv traced the fruit trees and stuff you advised me on its all looking very good for when we get there ,
cheers Alan

frost in the east coast greenhouse

Posted: 11/09/2013 at 10:14
Hi all,, many thanks for all that insight to frost, and Blairs we are in Tenby and some of the allotmenteers lost their sheds in the high winds we had and loads of windows blown it looked like the Som. we should move ( i hope ) to our new house in Mundesley ( closer to Kates mum) ,in Norfolk thats why the east coast Q,we do have a great long south facing part and a smaller west part,and ill remember all this when i get a new greenhouse when weve settled in, what im not sure of is if needed what kind of heating are people using nowadays ,is it still the old smelly paraffin job as theres not likly to be leky near it,

soil

Posted: 10/09/2013 at 10:44
Hi again and this could be not for the first time be a daft Q,,,, Right anyone know if the soil up around Norfolk areas coastal has a type of soil IE acidic or neutral or whatever on average ,i realise soils may differ but im told that quite often areas have a type of soil for that area,i will test when im there but forarmed

Meaning of Gardening Terms

Posted: 10/09/2013 at 10:30
well done Nut straight into my favs for the future Nice one

frost in the east coast greenhouse

Posted: 10/09/2013 at 10:22
hi all its now full sunshine down ere i Tenby, Right very soon a greenhouse for the first time, Norfolk very close to the sea ,what kind of temperatures in the greenhouse do i need to lookout for to maybe fleece or bubble wrap for extra insulation if at all, ill be keeping first year cuttings IE Hydrangeas and young fig trees and plants etc Manyofem Alan

bubble wrap

Posted: 09/09/2013 at 19:57
hi gab i bought from City moves on the net being as were moving ,it comes in different lengths and widths and the price was the best and delivery good, im using it in the greenhouse and new garden this winter

Apricot tree ( smallish)

Posted: 09/09/2013 at 16:58
Nice one Addict ,hate to admit it, I didnt even know a greengage WAS a plum, the info you sent is more than interesting it has to be followed up in Norfolk at our local G/c we really appreciate this advice,and apparently they make exceptional jam nice one Manyofem Alan ( Smily) i aint got non

Honeysuckle

Posted: 09/09/2013 at 13:35
Hi Sheila Go RHS honey suckle its wot you need

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