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Aldi plants

Posted: 18/02/2013 at 18:03

Thanks for the tip-off nutcutlet - I'll be there too!

2nd earlys

Posted: 16/02/2013 at 19:37

Mine are alreadychitting....

Weeds vs an old rickety back

Posted: 16/02/2013 at 17:51

Sadly new weeds will still grow on top of the weed suppressant and through the bark chippings as I know from experience

Leggy Privet

Posted: 14/02/2013 at 19:35

Hee hee nutcutlet you made me laugh! With other things, my OH does something sinilar with his little tractor and trailer and his son balancing along on the back with the chainsaw.

As far as the privet goes, we have cut ours down hard and it bounces back no problem.

Allotment Heavy clay heavy mud

Posted: 13/02/2013 at 19:33

When I started creating my veg garden in 2003  I had the most disgusting clay and builders rubble and more. I dug out every single bed down to about 30-36" (or more depending on what I found down there) and backfilled with topsoil. manure , sand, grit whatever was appropriate. Hard work but it has been worth it as I now have good growing beds. Fortunately I had somewhere to put the removed material which might not be the case for you Robert.

Good luck, Janet

Aldi plants

Posted: 12/02/2013 at 20:28

Doh again! The picture I posted didn't appear!

Aldi plants

Posted: 12/02/2013 at 20:24

Geoff are you moving?? Yes I would love your plant if you're off - where to?

caz - that is so funy - my OH says I look like her but he is only joking of ourse!

Aldi plants

Posted: 12/02/2013 at 19:44

Hmm thanks Geoff - that was probably my opinion at the time too hence my lack of 'appropriate care'

Aldi plants

Posted: 12/02/2013 at 19:25

Thanks geoff. What's your olive like?

Aldi plants

Posted: 12/02/2013 at 19:11

Doh! What's NDN?

Rosa - the Olive I had looked more like bonsai to me. What are yours like as I would be tempted again?

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