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Chrissy the gardener

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What's eating my beans

Posted: 31/03/2016 at 08:06

I had the same problem, I also think it was mice. Hopefully eradicated the problem and broad beans now doing well. I'm keeping my fingers crossed with my peas.


Posted: 25/03/2016 at 14:22

Dove where did you get  that smiley ? It's lovely.

Plant name - Bamboo?

Posted: 22/03/2016 at 09:00

What plant ?

Problem - shrub seems to be dying

Posted: 21/03/2016 at 07:49

If you do intend to dig the plant up I would take it back to the nursery, most plants at a nursery have a twelve month guarantee. Then you could plant a new one after Improving the soil.

Japanese BloodGrass

Posted: 18/03/2016 at 12:00

If you mean Imperata ( not sure about the spelling ) you should cut just above ground before the new shoots appear,but not too soon if it's still frosty.


Posted: 16/03/2016 at 07:29

I also like the look of Montys cloches, perhaps someone from Gardeners World will let us know where they are from.

Calling all tablet owners...

Posted: 15/03/2016 at 17:40

I'm happy to do so.

What is your weather like?

Posted: 07/03/2016 at 11:19

Exeter, washing out and it's just started raining drat. It was nice and sunny earlier but feeling quite cold.

Unidentifiied Fruit tree in Thailand

Posted: 07/03/2016 at 11:15

I don't think mango because your fruit is growing singly and the mangos in your picture are growing in a bunch.

I've looked up fruit trees growing in Thailand and can't match up the leaves and fruit to your picture. Sorry, 

Unidentifiied Fruit tree in Thailand

Posted: 07/03/2016 at 10:22

I've just looked up mango trees and the leaves don't look quite right to what you've got in your picture,I also looked up paw paw and that wasn't right either so I'm stumped !,

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