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S&J Self Clean Rake - any good as a soil rake?

Posted: 11/09/2014 at 18:06

It does look a bit dainty for serious work

decorative slate chippings

Posted: 11/09/2014 at 18:03

25 k isn't that heavy. But you could take a couple of buckets with you (and a pair of scissors) when you go to buy and decant some of the slate into those.

Composting

Posted: 11/09/2014 at 17:59

...or just wrap the stuff in newspaper and put the whole package on the compost

Composting

Posted: 11/09/2014 at 17:58

Here in Norfolk they take away kitchen waste in little bio-degradable bags, which we buy from the council. I saw in a shop today something similar which will rot down in 180 days, could this help?

Phlox mould?

Posted: 11/09/2014 at 17:53

Bob, I never would have thought of that I think you may be right

What's the star in your garden right now

Posted: 11/09/2014 at 17:51

MrsT, I have several Heucheras on the rock garden where they are in semi-shade, which they seem to love.  When I had one in a sunny flower bed it always looked a bit tired

Phlox mould?

Posted: 11/09/2014 at 15:38

Fleurisa, it is quite 3 dimensional, not just a discolouration of the leaf and you can pick it off

What's the star in your garden right now

Posted: 11/09/2014 at 15:17

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/59670.jpg?width=640&height=350&mode=max

 Penstemon Osprey

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/59671.jpg?width=480&height=350&mode=max

 Heuchera caramel

Phlox mould?

Posted: 11/09/2014 at 15:15

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/59669.jpg?width=480&height=350&mode=max

 Does anyone know what this brownish fudge like stuff is on both sides of phlox leaves?

A garden is the best medicine

Posted: 11/09/2014 at 15:07

Welcome back Frank Hope you and Allan have a speedy recovery.

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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