Latest posts by artjak

Orange alstromeria

Posted: 30/05/2014 at 18:10

You could dig up clumps of it, pot them and sell them at your gate These are moderately expensive plants in the G/C, and well worth selling I would think. I grow mine in a large pot, so don't know how large the roots are in the open ground.

Transport needed for flooded gardens

Posted: 30/05/2014 at 18:00


Help for flooded gardens

Posted: 30/05/2014 at 17:58


Pear tree losing fruit.

Posted: 29/05/2014 at 19:55

Or it could be frost damage; I can't see where in the UK you are, but I think I have either a bit of frost damage this year or the wind has simply blown the small pears off here.

Orange Flowered Climbers

Posted: 29/05/2014 at 19:51

My Campsis is only just getting it's foliage here in the Fens, be a while before it flowers with custard yellow trumpets

Box substitute

Posted: 29/05/2014 at 19:49

A big argument against Box is the smell. Is it only me or does it stink of Tom Cats?

worst gardening old wives tales

Posted: 29/05/2014 at 19:47

...and bananas are good for the heart muscles; and I think that is the truth, not an urban myth

Transport needed for flooded gardens

Posted: 29/05/2014 at 19:44


Help for flooded gardens

Posted: 29/05/2014 at 19:43

Rosie, have the most fantastic time; you deserve it for all your wonderful work

Wet cold weather

Posted: 29/05/2014 at 11:02

I really hope so.

Discussions started by artjak

Wow, what a sunset!

Nature's generosity 
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Last Post: Yesterday at 16:14

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: Yesterday at 23:03

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

bird nest in potato bag

I have found a bird's nest in a potato grow bag 
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Last Post: 26/07/2014 at 18:50

What veg are you growing this year?

What veg? 
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Last Post: 20/05/2014 at 22:32


Advice needed on propagation 
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Last Post: 10/05/2014 at 20:54
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