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Latest posts by artjak

Talkback: Harvesting apples

Posted: 17/10/2014 at 20:11

The local farmer lets me collect Bramleys - so far I've made 4 gallons of wine and 2 Apple and almond Cobblers; delish

bags for composting

Posted: 17/10/2014 at 20:09

Some people put an old piece of carpet on top to stop the rain and keep the heat in as heat rises so you don't want to lose it.

Slow cookers

Posted: 17/10/2014 at 18:52

 I'm getting a cookbook with 1000 recipes for slow cookers, so I shall have fun experimenting.

I agree; overcooked fish would be horrid.

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

Bob.

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.

Discussions started by artjak

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: Today at 00:49

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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Last Post: 11/07/2014 at 12:54

Massive grass snake

Grass snake in herbaceous border 
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Last Post: 20/07/2014 at 10:16

More good guys

Good plant supplier 
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Last Post: 03/07/2014 at 03:25
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