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Latest posts by cairnsie

Aphids particularly bad this year?

Posted: 29/04/2014 at 19:34

May have to try it out I have not spotted any ladybirds so far either

Dwarf Bedding Plants

Posted: 29/04/2014 at 19:24

what about alyssum very low growing just sow the seed in your garden and comes in white and purple.

Aphids particularly bad this year?

Posted: 29/04/2014 at 16:22

My garden is really infested with them they have killed a few nasturtium seedlings that germinated, my cestrum tomentosum is covered top to bottom in them and they are all over my Californian poppy seedlings. Sprayed them all with soapy water that seems to have done the trick but am going to keep a good eye on them. Something's eating my clematis leaves and stems on the young ones and cant figure out what it is also.

Aphids particularly bad this year?

Posted: 29/04/2014 at 16:22

sorry for the duplicate

Propagators

Posted: 26/04/2014 at 22:14

Propagator will speed up germination but they are not absolutely necessary. I would sow sweet peas direct in the soil now however.

will my new four tier plastic greenhouse work same as a glass one?

Posted: 25/04/2014 at 22:58

I open mine all the way up. Can get seriously hot in there otherwise.

saw my first swallow today

Posted: 24/04/2014 at 22:12

African or European?

What do you do or what did you do at work

Posted: 22/04/2014 at 20:05

I'm a Dementia Specialist nurse at a local hospital.

Dahlia and last frost dates

Posted: 21/04/2014 at 11:50

ok ill put them out thanks

Dahlia and last frost dates

Posted: 20/04/2014 at 21:41

Yeah I don't want to be lulled into a false sense of security with the temps I may shove them in my mini greenhouse is a couple of weeks.

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