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Latest posts by Berghill

fruit tree wash

Posted: 09/03/2015 at 17:54

That's the one I use. I went and looked at the bottle but never got round to re-posting.

Garden Pictures 2015

Posted: 09/03/2015 at 10:49

Alpine show in Loughborough on Saturday .

http://s703.photobucket.com/user/Owdboggy/slideshow/Loughborough%202015%20March

Lighting in the Hall is Sodium flare so makes the flower colours hard to capture.

 

What is my mystery bulb thats growing....

Posted: 09/03/2015 at 10:45

Our species Tulips are flowering. The badger ate all the others though, so none for us this year.

fruit tree wash

Posted: 08/03/2015 at 17:25

I use a Winter Wash based on Horticultural soft soap. Cannot remember the name . It seems to be on sale almost everywhere.

Friend or foe?

Posted: 08/03/2015 at 08:13

Looks very much like Geranium robertianum, aka Herb Robert.  It is a very pretty native wild flower which can become a bit of a seed weed if happy.

Ever been had ??

Posted: 08/03/2015 at 08:11

That is about the normal price for a G. Blewberry Tart, There were some on sale yesterday at the Loughborough AGS show, a single bulb in a pot for £10.

Sorry, but had you ain't been.

Garden Pictures 2015

Posted: 07/03/2015 at 08:02

Nice to see the Bumble bees getting out in the sun.

Something's been eating my bulbs

Posted: 05/03/2015 at 15:30

Not easily, no. There are scented compounds sold to water on to keep vermin away, but I have never used them so no recommendations to make.

dampening off

Posted: 05/03/2015 at 15:28

Sow thinly, water from below and if you can get hold of some Copper sulphate water with that. If not then try gently dusting the soil surface with a little powdered cinnamon.

Something's been eating my bulbs

Posted: 05/03/2015 at 15:24

Squirrel or mice. They are the usual culprits. Try putting wire mesh across the top of the pots,just below soil level, so you cannot see it.

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Camassia changing colour

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Posting removal

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