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Splitting Palm tree

Posted: 26/04/2015 at 18:07

Well i think I will forgo the division as I was expecting a mass of root structure and badly got a large underground trunk!

I have soaked the roots and will repeat tomorrow anyone want to give odds on survival?

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If this was Yours ...

Posted: 25/04/2015 at 17:26
Stick it on eBay worth about ??50.

Splitting Palm tree

Posted: 25/04/2015 at 14:14
My mother has a large Austrailn Palm that was frost damaged years ago and grew 3 separate new trunks. The old trunk is still there and was cut to about 3 feet the new trunks are around 6 feet. Do you think it would be possible to divide the palm into 3?. Any my advice on how to proceed with this?

Bargins on the high street

Posted: 23/04/2015 at 14:48
Yes having trouble uploading hypos at the mo will try again later.

Bargins on the high street

Posted: 23/04/2015 at 11:48

My 56 quid cocoon!

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well chuffed with that bargain wish I had brought 3!

hedge recovery

Posted: 23/04/2015 at 09:30

Well this is how i left it. Ill see what its like in 12 months.

 

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My 'New' cedar greenhouse

Posted: 22/04/2015 at 07:59
Thanks yep very good saving would have cost over ??4000 new.

Better link to vid; https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=hXzyTn_SlD8

My 'New' cedar greenhouse

Posted: 21/04/2015 at 20:09

 

I've been after one for a while and a month ago managed to get a used Cedar greenhouse on eBay for £100. It's 18x8 and around 30 year old so well built.

It took me around 90 hours to complete and total cost was around £350.

I have uploaded a video to youtube of my restoration.

http://youtu.be/hXzyTn_SlD8

If you can't be bothered to view it then here are some spoiler pics!

Before:

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/73837.jpg?width=384&height=350&mode=max

 After:

 

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hedge recovery

Posted: 21/04/2015 at 19:45

Hi All,

Have cut my hedge down by half, not sure of the type but is not conifer, more like a box/yew.

I have mulched,fed and watered it but anyone got any idea's about whether it will recover. 

 

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free tom seeds

Posted: 21/03/2015 at 22:16
Looks like a way for the big seed companies to enlarge their mail order book.

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