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Latest posts by artjak

Why am I so special,to,the forum?

Posted: 17/10/2014 at 18:50

Rhubarb and Custard; animation from about1974

Slow cookers

Posted: 17/10/2014 at 18:47

Spent Tomato Compost

Posted: 17/10/2014 at 18:46


First Delphinium Jubilee Ever

Posted: 17/10/2014 at 18:45

DW (I can't call you dimwit!) that is very pretty. I have never had mites eat Delphs, but snails can.

Spent Tomato Compost

Posted: 17/10/2014 at 18:43

As long as you won't be planting potatoes or tomatoes anywhere near there for the next year or two. Other opinions may be different.

Chilli and garlic questions

Posted: 17/10/2014 at 18:41

I would plant garlic cloves straight into the ground also. They don't need mollycoddling.

Garden Fencing

Posted: 17/10/2014 at 18:36

Overlapping boards (featherboards?) are the norm. The piece of timber touching the ground that is sturdy and horizontal is call gravel board, it is what I made my raised veg bed from. I used concrete gravel boards and posts for longevity on my fence.

Slow cookers

Posted: 17/10/2014 at 18:32

Has anyone tried cooking fish in it? A tagine or something like that perhaps?

Slow cookers

Posted: 17/10/2014 at 14:16

I'll let you know, I'll be experimenting next week when it arrives.

Talkback: Feeding garden birds

Posted: 17/10/2014 at 14:15

Suziepo, Niger seed is supposed to be sterile! Mine isn't; like you I have little plants growing, but I've been told that they don't survive the Winter. I believe the plant thrives in Ethiopia

Discussions started by artjak

Plant photos from French hols

Various intriguing things 
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Last Post: 16/09/2015 at 14:35

What is this please?

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Last Post: 10/09/2015 at 21:52

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
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