Latest posts by clogherhead

MOB rants

Posted: 13/03/2013 at 07:55

GG, As funny as your reply is there is a serious side to my rant I am constantly asking my children not to txt spk when writing as I think it diminishes  the standard that Teachers are trying to teach


MOB rants

Posted: 12/03/2013 at 22:45

 Good night all ,While I enjoy a good Rant and a good bit of friendly banter on this thread, and others , would it be possible that before posting that every one use the spell checker , I know that there are different dialects and region variations in the British Isles  But ?



Posted: 12/03/2013 at 22:34

Hi I bought today a couple of bags of Aldi seed and potting compost I have never seen compost like it in years,rich crumbly and nearly black and €1:99 for 20 litres


just made my 1st ever hanging baskets

Posted: 12/03/2013 at 21:47

 Nivlac ,    these sorry looking Pancys and viola's have been in these baskets since october




Posted: 12/03/2013 at 21:20

would anyone like these little birdie's they chirp and whistle as you pass them SHE loves them ,I don't whats worse tinkle tinkle ding ding or chrip chrip


Fork Handles

Posted: 12/03/2013 at 20:30

Very well done Dean, I am still working on mine


Compost v topsoil

Posted: 12/03/2013 at 20:12
sotongeoff wrote (see)

So we have your snakes, moles, Terry Wogan and Jedward-anything else you dont want?

Any roadup-come on now Lorraine -what is it you want to know?-we will not bite -promise

Sotongeoff , you can have every Politician we have and the Bankers


Apple Tree Help needed

Posted: 12/03/2013 at 20:04

MMP, I bought an apple tree in Aldi last November and planted it in my allotment that same day 2 weeks later it burst into leaf , I was so worried about this that I posted on this forum the reply I got was , the tree was stored in warm conditions in the wear house and shop and thought it was spring ,it now has new leaf growth and flower buds ,but as was said earlier by Sotongeoff and nutcutlet ,plant it by next weekend .



Posted: 12/03/2013 at 19:51

Hi Rosa , Unfortunately I don't one in my present garden ,but I had one in my first house when I lived in Dublin it was a glorious pink mop-head . North county Dublin is very chalky so if you wanted a blue you had to add sequestration of iron



Posted: 12/03/2013 at 19:18

Oh arn't wind chimes just fantastic tinkle tinkle ding ding I don't think so ,But She who Must be Obeyed is thinking of getting new ones after the old ones had a reaction with my Stanl .ey ,Shuuuuuuuuuuuush LOL


Discussions started by clogherhead

Bamboo connecters

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garden /allotment tilling

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missing thread

lost question 
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2nd earlys

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fence planting

fence planting liner 
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New apple tree

new leaf growth 
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Sloe Berry

For making Sloe gin 
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Talkback: Where are the ladybirds?

on my allotment at newtowncross Drogheda 
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Frogs on the allotment

from tadpole to frogs 
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Blue stone

used for spraying on potatoes to help prevent blight 
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Forefront weed killer

Leaves on potato leaves curl like ferns it also effects tomato, beans, and peas. 
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