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Latest posts by artjak

Wodehouse competition mistake

Posted: 04/04/2014 at 16:22

University challenge is my favourite

Twisted Willow

Posted: 04/04/2014 at 16:19

Sc0tland, welcome, do willows grow anywhere near where you live?

Heated Propagators

Posted: 04/04/2014 at 16:14

The rate of germination, I am finding, is much higher with a heated propagator; e.g. 28 tomato seeds planted and 24 germinated, 15 cerinthe seeds yealded 13 plants and counting; have always had probs with cerinthe before.

Planting a new trough

Posted: 04/04/2014 at 13:19

Will it get much sun? could we see a pic? I'm thinking of doing something similar, but not thorny.

Transport needed for flooded gardens

Posted: 04/04/2014 at 13:09

philippa, have emailed you

Have a great weekend to all of you and Heather, just telling us that we are amazing is ...well...amazing

Help for flooded gardens

Posted: 04/04/2014 at 13:01

gardenjeannie, I hope you really enjoy your new car and I shall definitely let you know about meeting up with my old friend

Favourite vegetable to grow?

Posted: 04/04/2014 at 12:58

madoldbat, (love the name) could you divide your growing area in half, and alternate the halves so at least the ground has a break from growing the same thing. In the other half you could grow a non-brassica leafy veg like spinach beet or chard. The chard will last for months; am still harvesting mine from last year.

Will I ever learn?

Posted: 03/04/2014 at 19:26


Transport needed for flooded gardens

Posted: 03/04/2014 at 19:20

ph2, have just pm'd you

Transport needed for flooded gardens

Posted: 03/04/2014 at 19:17

I will try Have you managed to pm other people?

Discussions started by artjak

Anyone involved in Government's Green Deal?

Would like feedback info on Green Deal 
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Last Post: Today at 09:22

Pruning Hebes

Is it possible to prune Hebes? 
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Last Post: Yesterday at 17:56

Emptying a compost bin

How to empty a bin 
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Last Post: Yesterday at 20:10


Anyone ever grown watercress 
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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: Yesterday at 18:41

Cheapish potato planting bags

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

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

Help for flooded gardens

help for flooded gardens 
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Last Post: Yesterday at 19:53

Tibouchina Grandiflora Lepidota

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


Any tips on groing lisianthus 
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