Latest posts by Berghill

Septic Tank Drain Field

Posted: 19/03/2015 at 12:36

Should not be a problem as long as you remember the rules about what you cannot put down the toilet. (Everything must be bio-degradable).

Once upon a time the contents of the 'earth closet' were used on the garden as fertiliser and people survived.

As Nutcutlet says, the grey water, which is all that should come out of the system, goes into a deep soak away and does not rise to the surface.

Posting removal

Posted: 19/03/2015 at 10:27

The link is there, it has stayed on and it works.

Garden Pictures 2015

Posted: 18/03/2015 at 20:28

Pulsatillas to be exact. Very much earlier than mine though.

Garden Pictures 2015

Posted: 18/03/2015 at 16:43

Try again.

Alpine Show in Kendal on Saturday.

Posting removal

Posted: 18/03/2015 at 16:39

It was just a link to Photobucket to show some pretty flowers!


Posting removal

Posted: 18/03/2015 at 14:18

Do the Moderators remove postings without explanation? Only I am sure I put a link to an album of images in the Garden Photos section, but it is not there now.

If it was removed I would love to know why so I can avoid the problem in the future.

Garden Pictures 2015

Posted: 15/03/2015 at 20:25

And of course the berries on Cornus mas are edible, a bit tasteless though.

Garden Pictures 2015

Posted: 13/03/2015 at 13:58

Sadly, so do the squirrels and harvest mice round here!

Garden Pictures 2015

Posted: 13/03/2015 at 10:59

Been a good year so far for Hazel catkins. If you look closely at the branches, just behind the catkins you may see tiny red flowers. With any luck, there will be a good crop of nuts for you. Joybell.

First Rockery

Posted: 13/03/2015 at 10:56

Living in Inverness,one would expect her to be a member of the Scottish Rock Garden Society. There are local groups which are definitely worth investigating.

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Slup pellets

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Fascinating discovery

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How very frustrating.......

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More work!

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Silly question of the day!

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