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Latest posts by artjak

I really enjoy this forum

Posted: 16/01/2014 at 13:43

...and me. I can get this face without an Xmas hat, but not the other ones. Can we get rid of the other hats?

I need your help!

Posted: 15/01/2014 at 11:41

Why conserve wild life? Because it is all linked in a cycle and somewhere in that cycle there are bees. Without bees the human race dies, apparently within about 3 years. It is as simple as that.

best way to get rid of rats

Posted: 15/01/2014 at 11:36

My newly acquired Jack Russell has scared away the rats that apparently used to live under the concrete slab under the oil tank. They now live in a neighbour's garden; he shoots them with an air rifle as they walk along the fence.

Snowdrop Walk - East Anglia

Posted: 15/01/2014 at 11:21


Snowdrop Walk - East Anglia

Posted: 15/01/2014 at 11:21

I'm going to bump this thread up so we don't forget about it.

What's your day been like?

Posted: 15/01/2014 at 11:19

Zoomer, congratulations on passing your course

nut, should you change your name to nutcutlass?

What's your day been like?

Posted: 14/01/2014 at 18:34

Lovely sunny day here in the Fens, daffs are about 10cm above ground.

Is it OK to cut Traveler Palm roots?

Posted: 14/01/2014 at 12:18

I would contact somewhere like Kew Gardens about that, but I think they will simply say 'pot it on'! Alternatively, tie the plant or the pot to something to stabilise it, or place the whole thing in a larger heavier pot.

Talkback: How to winter-prune trees and shrubs

Posted: 14/01/2014 at 12:09

Verdun and Rosie, I've only just got back to this thread. Sadly the sun is shining and it is warm; so won't be trimming the hedge

The blue tits are house hunting!

Posted: 13/01/2014 at 14:59

Friends put all the hair from the dog's brush into a flower pot and left it on it's side somewhat protected from rain; it all got used up.

Would love to know if those birds run a hairdressing saloon for cats

Discussions started by artjak

Emptying a compost bin

How to empty a bin 
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Anyone ever grown watercress 
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Transport needed for flooded gardens

Flooded gardens support really taking off; we need transport relays 
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Cheapish potato planting bags

Reduced price potato bags 
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worst gardening old wives tales

what is the worst mis-information you have been given? 
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Hamburg parsley

Growing info please 
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Last Post: 13/03/2014 at 19:29

plant I.D. please

plant in neighbours garden 
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Last Post: 14/03/2014 at 19:27

Day out to RHS Hyde Hall

Just some pics that I took 
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Talkback: How to grow celeriac

I'm growing celeriac for the first time this year as I love making celeriac remoulade. Seeing the photos in the 'how to do it' article makes... 
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Last Post: 27/02/2014 at 22:06

Become a Compost Expert

Free training to become a compost master 
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Help for flooded gardens

help for flooded gardens 
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Tibouchina Grandiflora Lepidota

Any info about care 
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Any tips on groing lisianthus 
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Garlic wars!

Garlic cloves are being dug up. 
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email responses

Why don't I get email responses 
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