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denise butcher

Latest posts by denise butcher


Posted: 04/08/2012 at 19:17

i have a lovely young pear tree and the fruits on it have split, what has caused this??

wild flowers

Posted: 18/07/2012 at 21:36

i have bought a very expensive box of wild flower seeds which says sow march to june would it be ok to sow now or is it really too late???


Posted: 21/06/2012 at 19:28

i have a three year old ornamental cherry tree with red leaves which are falling and the leaves have small holes in them and a little curled and ugly....what is wrong with it??


Posted: 26/02/2012 at 21:11

cats are a nightmare one has just killed a friendly blackbird who has visited our garden over the last few yerrs and nested each year here, do these electric high pitched gadgets work? but do they affect dogs ears as well?? keep looking at them but not convinced yet??? anyone tried them?

Talkback: How to sow seeds indoors

Posted: 21/02/2012 at 20:33
can i use normal all purpose compost to sow seeds?

Talkback: Frogs, ponds and winterkill

Posted: 20/02/2012 at 20:36



Posted: 20/02/2012 at 20:32

oh dear I do hope it improves i just want it to thicken up! thanks to you all x

Talkback: Frogs, ponds and winterkill

Posted: 16/02/2012 at 19:14
i cleared leaves from my small wild life pond and (for the third year running) ished out five dead frogs, I am so upset as i tried to keep the ice broken and added oxygen plants, what can I do to stop this happening again


Posted: 16/02/2012 at 18:56

thank you Emma I will keep trying, appreciate your advice and post x


Posted: 14/02/2012 at 21:03

my lawn is a mess. its patchy, and looks yuk, it needs thickening up if you know what i mean, ive reseeded it, fed it racked it, aerated it, you name it....any help appreciated, or should i employ one of those lawn people who come and do it all for you??

Discussions started by denise butcher

poorly peach

lumpy leaves 
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Last Post: 10/05/2014 at 17:20

damn things!

bean help 
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Last Post: 10/05/2014 at 18:25

standard wisteria

where doI start? 
Replies: 3    Views: 111
Last Post: 02/05/2014 at 20:00

silver birch

catkin nightmare! 
Replies: 11    Views: 338
Last Post: 04/05/2014 at 19:17

dirty bark

silver birch bark 
Replies: 4    Views: 241
Last Post: 26/11/2013 at 17:26


oh my god 
Replies: 14    Views: 375
Last Post: 18/08/2013 at 17:25

need help

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Last Post: 15/01/2013 at 20:54

to seed or not to seed??

grass problem 
Replies: 5    Views: 636
Last Post: 05/10/2012 at 06:38

rooms in my garden

need simple solution 
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Last Post: 22/09/2012 at 22:28


split fruit 
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Last Post: 04/08/2012 at 19:17

wild flowers

seed sowing 
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Last Post: 28/01/2013 at 22:35


falling leaves 
Replies: 1    Views: 405
Last Post: 21/06/2012 at 21:21


oh god 
Replies: 7    Views: 2157
Last Post: 08/03/2012 at 10:34


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Last Post: 03/02/2012 at 16:00
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