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Help for flooded gardens

Posted: 13/04/2014 at 16:37


Transport needed for flooded gardens

Posted: 13/04/2014 at 16:36

Lizzie, I can see his point of view, but the point of all this is not just to provide free plants to people who have been flooded, but to show them that gardeners all over the country have their interests at heart; that we empathise with them.


Posted: 12/04/2014 at 19:27

Have you started hardening it off yet? I've just started with mine, but I too, was amazed at how fast they have popped up this year; will probably pot mine on v. soon

Expensive gardening mistake - help needed

Posted: 12/04/2014 at 19:26

Consider the materials that they use to stop the soil sliding off steep slopes and onto motorways; it is a sort of chicken wire on steroids.

Transport needed for flooded gardens

Posted: 12/04/2014 at 19:17


Help for flooded gardens

Posted: 12/04/2014 at 19:16

Queen of the road for sure Lizzie

I fear you are right Nut, I was thinking Hull was further South than it is....and

I thought Orchid lady lived in the West Country.

Help for flooded gardens

Posted: 12/04/2014 at 19:09

Queen of the road for sure Lizzie

I fear you are right Nut, I was thinking Hull was further South than it is.

Bit of Fun,/Brain-tease

Posted: 12/04/2014 at 15:00

Xanthan Gum; according to my packet, is made from...'Xanthan Gum, produce of more than one country.' So it is something that grows, but think nut is right it is a bacterium, but hey! that grows


Posted: 12/04/2014 at 14:53

I've noticed in past few days everything has slowed down and I think it is the cold.

Help for flooded gardens

Posted: 12/04/2014 at 14:47

Nut, can you PM Orchid Lady; her trip to Hull would certainly pass within driving distance from you

Orchid lady, how far from Peterborough would you be on the way to /from Hull, so Nut could meet you?

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