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Latest posts by Alan4711

Dumb Question Amnesty!

Posted: 02/09/2013 at 14:53
Hi Bob wot about a few troughs with low lattice sitting on top and joining them up and some honeysuckle and clematis sort of thing growing along not to high just a nice pretty boundary that wont be upsetting anyone and not expensive Goodluck


Posted: 02/09/2013 at 14:47
hi all ,,since answering this question earlier today iv found out wot a Croc really is!! just listen to the news 2nite for a description of a croc and what it does ,,im not kidding just listen to todays news,glad it wasnt me,,, you have 2 watch these Crocs Peter Richardson be very careful how you handle them ((Smily)) i aint gotnon


Posted: 02/09/2013 at 14:35
Winston earlies were rubbish, kestrel poor (not again) Cara ok (not again)

What to do with your produce

Posted: 02/09/2013 at 14:29
didy almost all my stuff has been removed from the memory banks in my Profiles part of this site dont know how or why so no luck with the recipe sorry,Memory banks A feel like Spok, Now clueless how are you doing Garlic oil as weve had bad info on that!???? over and out make it so Kirk


Posted: 02/09/2013 at 10:43
Can i ask, our spuds this year (our first) were not good,now because we live in different areas do the spuds tend to taste different due to different soils and different growing ideas or are they supposed to be Relatively Uniform as many of sup/markets are mostly, and do the large growers suffer from some huge spuds off the same plant as the nice more regular small better tasting ones,it seems to me that choice is great but planting spuds each year trying to find a good early takes far to many seasons ,so would,nt it be a good idea if this site could sort of find the right spuds for the right areas, im moving to Norfolk ,lots of spuds so i intend to visit the growers for info and talk to the allotmenteers and will post their answers asai can , Alan

What to do with your produce

Posted: 02/09/2013 at 10:25
last year tomato plants (given to us as we were preparing our new allotment and didnt want to refuse good intentions) got blite like loads of gardeners,so green chutney from a recipe on here ,after 3 weeks it was all eaten should have waited 3 months im told but it was superb

Blind Hydrangea

Posted: 01/09/2013 at 20:32
Maybe too heavy prune or lack of water maybe needs a potash feed ( comfrey) its cheap


Posted: 01/09/2013 at 20:29
Pete they are for drainage at the bottom of the plant pot, people used to use broken old plant pots broken up small and put into the base of the pot before adding the soil ,sometimes people use polystyrene,really any type of stones will do the trick,
Good luck


Posted: 01/09/2013 at 20:09
oh right now im Amused


Posted: 01/09/2013 at 09:38
OH NO today i find all my figs are females just think 5/6 in the garden and her indoors there all taking over this gardening lark, BEWARE LADS BEWARE,bye the way if i didnt mention it theres a twenty foot fig loaded with fruit in the middle of Tenby town down a Muse (thats a posh word for something i dont know wot) sited right beside a tiny pond gets almost No sun and is wonderfull im watching the fruit mind

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