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Latest posts by artjak

Screening

Posted: 17/07/2014 at 22:52

Or just provide a spectacular plant which will distract their attention? The reed or bamboo screening may be a bit cheaper than mentioned above at places like Wilkinsons. I have a similar problem in that my whole garden is sideways onto the road. Luckily my little terrace is lower than the road, but still slightly visible.

Anyone grown Linaria maroccana (moroccan toadflax)

Posted: 17/07/2014 at 22:45

I grew a smaller version of linaria this year and it has been very successful. Will try to post pics 2morrow

What can I have thats large instead of troughs at the front of a house! Help

Posted: 17/07/2014 at 22:41

Paul, could we see some photos of this area? Also, look up Tufa  and Super Tufa on you tube; its a way of making tubs that look like old stone, using compost, cement and sand.

Visit to the Old Vicarage Gardens, East Ruston, Norfolk. 19/07/14

Posted: 17/07/2014 at 22:30

Hmm...crab ice cream; I feel a Heston Blumenthal moment coming on...

Talkback: Green walls

Posted: 17/07/2014 at 10:57

Talkback: Green walls

Posted: 17/07/2014 at 10:52

Yup, I feel an ad coming for silk plants.

Talkback: Watering priorities

Posted: 17/07/2014 at 10:50

Silk plants would get jolly soggy in the rain Perhaps the only way is plastic

Best Berries Ever!

Posted: 17/07/2014 at 10:48

Could you show us a photo of the whole plant?

Help for flooded gardens

Posted: 17/07/2014 at 10:46

Rosie

Visit to the Old Vicarage Gardens, East Ruston, Norfolk. 19/07/14

Posted: 17/07/2014 at 10:43

I'm really looking forward to this visit, there is also an exhibition of embroidery based on themes from the garden.

Discussions started by artjak

ngs garden in Peterborough

Unusual Hostas 
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Last Post: 23/07/2014 at 16:42

Reduced Shredder from Tesco

Rubbish really 
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Last Post: 24/07/2014 at 19:55

Making a potting bench

Any suggestions welcome 
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Last Post: 13/07/2014 at 17:26

Gooseberry crop

Best crop ever 
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Last Post: 11/07/2014 at 12:54

Massive grass snake

Grass snake in herbaceous border 
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Last Post: 20/07/2014 at 10:16

More good guys

Good plant supplier 
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Last Post: 03/07/2014 at 03:25

bird nest in potato bag

I have found a bird's nest in a potato grow bag 
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Last Post: 26/07/2014 at 18:50

What veg are you growing this year?

What veg? 
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Last Post: 20/05/2014 at 22:32

Cuttings

Advice needed on propagation 
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Last Post: 10/05/2014 at 20:54

Anyone involved in Government's Green Deal?

Would like feedback info on Green Deal 
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Last Post: 23/04/2014 at 20:12

Pruning Hebes

Is it possible to prune Hebes? 
Replies: 19    Views: 1159
Last Post: 21/07/2014 at 11:31

Emptying a compost bin

How to empty a bin 
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Last Post: 06/05/2014 at 17:17

Watercress

Anyone ever grown watercress 
Replies: 5    Views: 297
Last Post: 10/04/2014 at 14:57

Transport needed for flooded gardens

Flooded gardens support really taking off; we need transport relays 
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Last Post: 20/06/2014 at 20:42

Cheapish potato planting bags

Reduced price potato bags 
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Last Post: 27/03/2014 at 20:57
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