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Posted: 17/06/2013 at 06:17

The cat scarer is about 6-8" off the ground but I think they have to walk past it for it to go off, they are not pooing in the garden they are just sitting in it or in my gazebo and I think their presence is putting off the birds. I don't really like the smell of curry myself so I will give that one a miss but thanks anyway. 


Posted: 16/06/2013 at 19:11

Thanks for replying, I think I will have to get a water blaster then!!!


Posted: 16/06/2013 at 19:09

I will try that then, I guess if it's died I need to get it out so that this years bees can use it. Thanks.


Posted: 16/06/2013 at 18:34

Hi, does anyone know if there are effective anti cat plants? I am trying to stop cats from coming into my garden and going for the birds, they are not using it as a toilet but they sit in the garden and scare off the birds. I have a sonic scarer but it doesn't seem to be scaring them off!!


Posted: 16/06/2013 at 17:49

Hi, last year the leaf cutter bees used my bug box to place their eggs but still the holes are sealed up!! I was thinking that maybe the larva didn't survive, does anyone have an opinion on this at all?

Echinacea plant

Posted: 03/11/2012 at 18:53
Thanks, might cut of the dead stuff then winter in the green house.

Echinacea plant

Posted: 03/11/2012 at 09:23
Hi I have an echinacea plant in a pot which I would quite like to keep for next year, how do I go about wintering it, any advice please?

Small sink pond

Posted: 03/11/2012 at 08:53
It's on top of the ground chica, I suppose I could pack some polythene underneath the sink and then just wait and see.

Small sink pond

Posted: 02/11/2012 at 20:45
Thanks but a really hard frost would freeze it all the way through, would it crack the sink, it's one of those old, white ones?

pets and why they are called what they are called

Posted: 02/11/2012 at 20:43
I had a two Rottweilers called Kiefer (Sutherland) and Nathan ( just liked the name) and a ginger and white cat called Leroy!!! And my friend had an Irish Wolfhound called Mouse, just because he was grey. Pet names should be given as much thought as children's names I think.
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