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A collection of unknown plants requiring identifying.

Posted: 09/03/2014 at 23:03

1 sickly rosemary

2 pink

3 pulmonaria

4 euphorbia

5 lilies

6 ? post again in a few weeks when we can see more

7 hardy geranium - just break bits off and pot up, all should take. very easy to propagate.

Spawn 2014

Posted: 09/03/2014 at 19:03

Hi Lead farmer the image above is just one I found on google to illustrate an easy entry point for amphibians. The other pictures I have posted are my pond.

Gardeners World 2014 BBC2

Posted: 07/03/2014 at 21:49

Aah! Now why didn't I think of that  Well done!

Gardeners World 2014 BBC2

Posted: 07/03/2014 at 21:12

Thanks. I would have missed it too. Had to reach for the subtitiles button when the sound disappeared half way through - very annoying! Great to have Monty and Nigel back.

Spawn 2014

Posted: 07/03/2014 at 20:37

Thanks Forester. If you click on my picture to enlarge and then zoom in, you can see all the clumps of frogspawn - about 30 so far!

Cats in the graden

Posted: 07/03/2014 at 19:42

Have a look at this, as mentioned on another thread on special offer on amazon at the moment.  

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HUEUhEdIB-o

Butterfly sightings 2014

Posted: 07/03/2014 at 17:58

I saw my first

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/39095.jpg?width=272&height=350&mode=max

 

 butterflies of the year today - but was only quick enough to photo one sunning itself.

Spawn 2014

Posted: 07/03/2014 at 17:51

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/39093.jpg?width=272&height=350&mode=max

 My pond in suburban Essex today alive with frogs!

Spawn 2014

Posted: 07/03/2014 at 15:28

I counted 60 frogs in my pond this afternoon. I couldn't believe it! The noise they were making was very impressive as they all crooned along togather.Quite a sight, I'll try to upload some pics later.

For those with cat, fox or other animal problems....

Posted: 04/03/2014 at 22:41

Hi Vicki. The water scarecrow has  adjustable settings so that it will not affect birds if you don't want it to. It is approved by the RSPB (I think)

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Clematis id needed

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Spawn 2014

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Which? Compost reviews

which composts perform best 
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