Busy-Lizzie


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Tagete germination problem

Posted: 19/03/2016 at 13:40

I have found they germinate easily if you use fresh seed, but not good results with old seed.

Advice on weed burners please..

Posted: 19/03/2016 at 13:39

I bought a small weed burner, wasn't very successful. Killed the top growth, but not the roots, weeds grew back.

raised flower bed

Posted: 19/03/2016 at 13:37

I grew most of those last year and French marigolds and Lavatera Silver Cup, but there were still weeds. It will need weeding, I expect, whatever you do.

asparagus

Posted: 19/03/2016 at 13:33

I wanted to know the answer to this too. I had an asparagus plot and it got over run with bindwind that I couldn't dig out because of the asparagus roots. Gave up in the end. But the asparagus was better than any I'd bought.

Growing Blueberries In Car Tyres.

Posted: 19/03/2016 at 13:30

Even if static and lined?

What is your weather like?

Posted: 19/03/2016 at 09:05

Sunny and cold so far.

spades

Posted: 19/03/2016 at 09:04

When digging heavy soil I find a fork easier.

Growing Blueberries In Car Tyres.

Posted: 18/03/2016 at 20:30

I always water with rain water as I have hard tap water.

Identify plants

Posted: 18/03/2016 at 20:20

Strobilanthes anisophyllus "Brunetthy

https://www.shootgardening.co.uk/plant/strobilanthes-anisophylla-brunetthy 

Identify plants

Posted: 18/03/2016 at 20:03

http://gardeners.s3.amazonaws.com/p/FLSSTR30118_3.jpg

 This is one from Google.

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The Old Vicarage near East Ruston

We visited this garden yesterday, fabulous 
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To chat about our memories 
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What tree has a flower like this?

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Are there seeds that don't like very cold storage?

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weird caterpillar like thingy ID please

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photos of our gardens 
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Does anyone recognise this cactus like plant?

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Thank you to Tech team

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Changing avator picture

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Trouble typing on some of the threads

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