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Latest posts by artjak

Trip to Cambridge University Botanical Garden 11th October

Posted: 23/09/2014 at 11:57

I'd forgotten that Dove. It does make for very interesting shapes.

Any wine makers out there?

Posted: 23/09/2014 at 11:56

David M, 1runnybeak1 mentions a tom wine recipe on previous page of this thread; perhaps pm him/her?

West Acre

Posted: 23/09/2014 at 11:51

Star gaze, I was taking the group pic; just as well I wasn't in it; I tend to look like a boiled egg with a dead squirrel on top

Dove, I forgive you

Wow, what a sunset!

Posted: 23/09/2014 at 11:46

Lovely dawns David and Tootles

What's the star in your garden right now

Posted: 23/09/2014 at 11:44

Bamboogie, your garden looks wonderfully hot and exotic

Seasonal Pot problems

Posted: 22/09/2014 at 19:36

Those prices you mention are outrageous; is there not a small friendly Plant Nursery in your area that is not part of a big chain, or search out plant auctions on the internet

Anyone for Coffee

Posted: 22/09/2014 at 19:34

I believe it makes the compost more acidic, which helps if your soil is very alkali.

What's the star in your garden right now

Posted: 22/09/2014 at 19:30

Mrs G, those are spectacular. My sunflowers were finished weeks ago!

Wow, what a sunset!

Posted: 22/09/2014 at 19:28

Tootles, it definitely does

Greek inspiration

Posted: 22/09/2014 at 19:27

I have an Hibiscus on the strip of land just outside my fence. Years ago I was told the Hibiscus need water more than heat, my one gets watered by me about every 2 years and I live in one of the driest parts of the country. It is poor soil out there with, I think, good drainage. It gets sun from around 2 or 3 pm on. ..and it not only survives, but flourishes.

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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