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Help needed

Posted: 30/09/2014 at 11:27

I can't produce enough home made compost for the potato bags, pots for toms and carrots, so I use Verve from B&Q; ( about £5.50 for 125 litres I think, I buy on a Wednesday when I can use my 'wrinkly' card) I find it pretty ok. Sometimes there is a bit of plastic, but then there is also in my home made stuff

Late perennials for the white garden

Posted: 28/09/2014 at 16:20

My white Astrantia is still flowering

Composting shredded stuff

Posted: 28/09/2014 at 16:17

If your shreddings are all evergreen, e.g. Leylandii they will take a long time to compost.


Posted: 28/09/2014 at 16:15

When I first joined the forum I thought that OH meant Old Husband

What's the star in your garden right now

Posted: 28/09/2014 at 16:12

Panda, that blue is lovely

FG that Actea looks great against your dark fence.

Maggots in compost bin

Posted: 27/09/2014 at 19:27

Smack your wrist FG

Trip to Cambridge University Botanical Garden 11th October

Posted: 27/09/2014 at 19:25

I can get there by 11.45

Trip to Cambridge University Botanical Garden 11th October

Posted: 27/09/2014 at 16:15

That's ok Nut.

Dove at present I can do 11th or 18th.

What's the star in your garden right now

Posted: 27/09/2014 at 16:13

Chicky, that looks soooo professional.

Does anyone know of a propagation year planner pls?

Posted: 27/09/2014 at 16:12

I am going to use the Garden Organic wall chart (The veg growers planner)as an aide memoire next year for veg, sorry can't help with a cuttings calender

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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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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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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