David K

Latest posts by David K

Men's shed group

Posted: 01/05/2016 at 14:43

 Show us your shed.....this is my rather untidy one.

Grass not growing

Posted: 28/04/2016 at 22:24

Grass seed needs soil temperatures of 9 - 12c to germinate successfully and I don't think those temperatures have been reached in many parts of the UK yet. 

Sweat peas dying

Posted: 28/04/2016 at 19:10

Can't recall 'signing up' to anything, Edd......and the pay is pretty poor.

Sweetpea leaves turning purple/red

Posted: 28/04/2016 at 16:50

Perfectly normal, they'll be fine.

HELLO FORKERS April 2016 Edition

Posted: 28/04/2016 at 11:31

So sorry to hear of your Ma's passing, Dove......hugs from me. xx

Camera Talk

Posted: 24/04/2016 at 11:34

Love those, Fairy.....I'm running out of adjectives.

Surprise garden visitor this morning

Posted: 24/04/2016 at 11:31

Keep chickens - gotta gun! 

Home made organic way to kill aphids

Posted: 22/04/2016 at 19:17
aym280 wrote (see)

David K: clever man. I will have a butch too. 


Not clever really......it was the way of things in my granddad's day, when poisons off the shelf were a rarity.  

Home made organic way to kill aphids

Posted: 22/04/2016 at 16:30
philippa smith2 wrote (see)

David......I've thought about the Rhubarb leaf solution and want to try it this year.  Do you chop the leaves and how long do you steep it for ?  Thanks

Here we go: http://www.wikihow.com/Make-Rhubarb-Garden-Spray

Lazy old me, Googling for it to save typing.

Home made organic way to kill aphids

Posted: 22/04/2016 at 14:59

Rhubarb leaf pesticide, using the plants naturally occurring poisonous oxalic acid is the best organic insecticide I know.

Discussions started by David K

Giant Pumpkin Seed.....

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New Forum

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Last Post: 08/05/2016 at 20:56

Razor Hoe

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Last Post: 19/04/2016 at 18:01

RIP Ronnie Corbett

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Last Post: 31/03/2016 at 20:24

'Flitter arias'......

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Last Post: 26/03/2016 at 19:32

RIP Cliff Michelmore & Paul Daniels

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Last Post: 18/03/2016 at 10:17

Little Gem...

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Last Post: 28/02/2016 at 08:28

Turkeys that didn't make it past Christmas

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Last Post: 25/02/2016 at 19:20

Camera Talk

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RIP Terry Wogan....

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Last Post: 23/04/2016 at 17:38

Any tips for growing rice?

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Last Post: 18/01/2016 at 11:55

Hosepipe ban

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Little Scarlet

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