Latest posts by artjak

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Books/reading material/guides

Posted: 19/11/2015 at 14:20

It's my birthday

Posted: 15/10/2015 at 11:39

Fairy, have a really fabulous day and a great year


Starting a flower or gardening business online

Posted: 13/10/2015 at 14:43

I recently sent cut flowers to a location a couple of hundred miles away. I have never liked using Interflora ( v. expensive). So I googled the post code on maps and found the nearest florist, rang them, (they even knew my friend's christian name!) and ordered their cheapest bouquet () when it arrived, it was so huge that it filled 3 vases.

I answer to the original question, I think the advice about starting small makes sense.

Wormery design

Posted: 10/10/2015 at 16:58

swedboy, I think that there is about 10cm between layers. Try Garden Organic, they may have a design for making one (they are a bit pricey to buy).

GardenIng jokes

Posted: 08/10/2015 at 11:35

Indelable marker pens for real?

Posted: 30/09/2015 at 16:16

pencils work well

Garden produce recipes

Posted: 30/09/2015 at 16:12

Fritillary, the british larder website looks very interesting

ID and renovation advice please

Posted: 26/09/2015 at 21:08

It's my birthday

Posted: 26/09/2015 at 18:40

Sorry Nut, I thought it was today...but Happy Birthday anyway

Books/reading material/guides

Posted: 20/09/2015 at 20:48

One book I forgot to mention is Chris Beardshaw's; How does your garden grow. It is botany, and the science of growing, taking cuttings etc, but for the layman.

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Discussions started by artjak

Plant photos from French hols

Various intriguing things 
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What is this please?

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Master Composters need your support

Vote for us 
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Gariguettes Strawberry

Has anyone grown them? 
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Well, I never knew that!

The science aspect of wildlife 
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Slow cookers

Any advice welcome 
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Last Post: 17/10/2014 at 22:48

Gressenhall Farm and Workhouse Apple Day

Info about this 
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Last Post: 03/10/2014 at 12:47

Wow, what a sunset!

Nature's generosity 
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Last Post: 25/10/2014 at 20:20

Weed Killer and compost bins

A response to a thread I can't find 
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Last Post: 12/09/2014 at 18:51

Phlox mould?

What is this stuff? 
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Last Post: 11/09/2014 at 21:31

Any wine makers out there?

What have you made this year? 
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Last Post: 03/10/2014 at 09:01

Did I review 1500 plants in my sleep?

Why does it say I've reviewed all these plants? 
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Herniaria Glabra

Smooth Rupturewort 
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ngs garden in Peterborough

Unusual Hostas 
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Reduced Shredder from Tesco

Rubbish really 
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