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Welcome to the fruit & veg forum

Posted: Today at 13:28

Welcome furball

Help for flooded gardens

Posted: Today at 13:22

Just had the first proper rain for weeks; hope there is now a bit of water in the butts to deal with all these seedlings

Transport needed for flooded gardens

Posted: Today at 13:21

Salino

When I go down mid-May, I'm sure I could fit some of Nut's plants if they were transferred to plastic bags just before traveling

Making a leaf stack for leafmould/mulch

Posted: Yesterday at 19:22

I believe that they are pretty porous; you may wish to jab it with a garden fork a few times

New Garden

Posted: Yesterday at 19:20

Welcome Thorsten; stones occur naturally in soil, I wouldn't worry about them. The soil looks as if it could do with a bit of conditioning; perhaps dig in some well rotted manure? With the grass, there is a slight problem; if you add more turf or re-seed, the chances are that it will be a different mixture of grass seeds and it will come up a different shade of green.

Pallets

Posted: Yesterday at 17:54

Ooh, can we see it painted?

Poisonous Plants

Posted: Yesterday at 15:42

michael 58, welcome and ask as many silly questions as you like

I have an Aconitum which I did not realise is toxic and I hear that Datura is pretty bad too. Every Primary School used to have a Laburnam (?) with yellow flowers in the playground; also toxic I think!

Help for flooded gardens

Posted: Yesterday at 15:36

Saturday bump; was v. cold this morning, so all the plants that I'm hardening off couldn't go out first thing. Am just off to turn a pile of old turfs into loam (just like that)

Transport needed for flooded gardens

Posted: Yesterday at 15:34

Rosie and philippa, this is so wonderful

Emptying a compost bin

Posted: Yesterday at 15:32

Orchid L., I would follow any instructions on the weeding label about how soon to add cuttings to compost, I thought it was 2 or 3 cuts later, and you would want to rake up any cuttings in the meantime.

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Discussions started by artjak

Emptying a compost bin

How to empty a bin 
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Watercress

Anyone ever grown watercress 
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Transport needed for flooded gardens

Flooded gardens support really taking off; we need transport relays 
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Last Post: Today at 13:37

Cheapish potato planting bags

Reduced price potato bags 
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worst gardening old wives tales

what is the worst mis-information you have been given? 
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Last Post: 25/03/2014 at 18:34

Hamburg parsley

Growing info please 
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Last Post: 13/03/2014 at 19:29

plant I.D. please

plant in neighbours garden 
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Last Post: 14/03/2014 at 19:27

Day out to RHS Hyde Hall

Just some pics that I took 
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Last Post: 08/03/2014 at 14:42

Talkback: How to grow celeriac

I'm growing celeriac for the first time this year as I love making celeriac remoulade. Seeing the photos in the 'how to do it' article makes... 
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Last Post: 27/02/2014 at 22:06

Become a Compost Expert

Free training to become a compost master 
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Help for flooded gardens

help for flooded gardens 
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Last Post: Today at 13:22

Tibouchina Grandiflora Lepidota

Any info about care 
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Last Post: 30/01/2014 at 13:45

lisianthus

Any tips on groing lisianthus 
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Last Post: 13/01/2014 at 12:53

Garlic wars!

Garlic cloves are being dug up. 
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email responses

Why don't I get email responses 
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