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Hi guys

Posted: 09/10/2014 at 17:13

Dove, I have visions of blocks of flats in London, with pigs tethered in the car parking spaces

What's the star in your garden right now

Posted: 09/10/2014 at 17:12

RB, lovely veg

David, what are those fabulous flowers, are they Datura (now called something else I think)?

What's the star in your garden right now

Posted: 08/10/2014 at 15:29

Thanks BM

Trip to Cambridge University Botanical Garden 11th October

Posted: 08/10/2014 at 15:25

I've just looked at Beeb site; showers all day

New Weeding Tool

Posted: 08/10/2014 at 14:01

I would like a very narrow Dutch Hoe.

Hi guys

Posted: 08/10/2014 at 14:00

You would surely be allowed to grow lettuce and tomatoes in containers on your terrace/patio.

If you post a photo of the space, with info about North/South orientation you will get loads of advice about the garden. In the meantime, try to get out any weeds.

Not sure if it is a weed? Post a photo here by clicking on the tree icon.

Advice for getting rid of plant

Posted: 08/10/2014 at 13:57

Hello amromb, I would just dig it up, making sure that you get as much of the root as possible with it. Someone else on the forum may identify it for you. When I dig up a plant I don't want, I put it in a plastic bag by the gate with a sign saying 'FREE DAFFODILS' or whatever the plant is. Someone always takes the plant


Posted: 07/10/2014 at 08:19

I've got a small hedge of Leylandii, right beneath it in the deep shade grow; Corydalis, For-get-me-nots, near by is Vinca Minor Alba. I'm trying Arum Italicum, planted this year.

falling flower bed

Posted: 06/10/2014 at 16:52

A photo would help. How about scaffold planks and some kind of brace at each end?

loved gardening quotes

Posted: 06/10/2014 at 16:50

Ceres, that made me laugh

Discussions started by artjak

Master Composters need your support

Vote for us 
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Last Post: 11/11/2014 at 10:29

Gariguettes Strawberry

Has anyone grown them? 
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Last Post: 04/11/2014 at 10:50

Well, I never knew that!

The science aspect of wildlife 
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Last Post: 20/10/2014 at 16:18

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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Last Post: 30/08/2014 at 18:51

Herniaria Glabra

Smooth Rupturewort 
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Last Post: 04/08/2014 at 20:32

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: 30/07/2014 at 09:23

Gooseberry crop

Best crop ever 
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