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Latest posts by artjak

Brill idea for runnerbeans

Posted: 26/05/2013 at 21:19

Zoomer, it is a tunnel! Or it will be if the sun keeps shining

We have to see pics of your's!

What are wooden latts? I am primarily a visual person, so written descriptions of a structure make my brain turn to mashed potatoes.

Figrat, brill idea getting cheap ready made arches.

Garden Gallery 2013

Posted: 26/05/2013 at 19:12

FairyG, the colour is quite dull really and reminds me of deadly nightshade; have never been keen on pink/red/purple, I'm much more of a blue/ yellow /orange person


Posted: 26/05/2013 at 19:08

I have pea shingle around a lot of mat forming plants; it doesn't stop them at all.

Kohl rabi

Posted: 26/05/2013 at 19:05

I have never eaten Khol rabi, what is the flavour?

Brill idea for runnerbeans

Posted: 26/05/2013 at 19:01

 This is all I had space for in my little veg garden for runners

Garden Gallery 2013

Posted: 26/05/2013 at 18:53

 Aquilegia; I'm not crazy about the colour, I have seen much prettier ones in other gardens, but it does flower nice and early.

update...greenhouse on breezeblocks..attaching base???

Posted: 26/05/2013 at 18:50

Thank you

Another plant identifier please....

Posted: 26/05/2013 at 18:49

Just looked at Brunnera Jack Frost; it is very pretty, might get some.

Spring sweethearts

Posted: 26/05/2013 at 18:46

Today must be Tree Peony day; mine have just opened

 These flowers have no scent, but are over 8" across. They usually come out earlier.

 Am growing Alstromeira for the first time, I have always loved these; this one is called Rhubarb and Custard.

Garden Gallery 2013

Posted: 26/05/2013 at 15:03

Wintersong, beautiful garden

Discussions started by artjak


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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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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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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Last Post: 07/03/2014 at 23:53

Help for flooded gardens

help for flooded gardens 
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Tibouchina Grandiflora Lepidota

Any info about care 
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Any tips on groing lisianthus 
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Garlic wars!

Garlic cloves are being dug up. 
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Last Post: 22/12/2013 at 21:31

email responses

Why don't I get email responses 
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Last Post: 06/12/2013 at 18:02

Yellow sticky fly traps

Has anyone made their own? 
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