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unused tea bag uses

Posted: 25/06/2015 at 22:24

I haven't got any of those but I've camellias and skimmias that like ericaceous soil so I suppose I could put them under those?

unused tea bag uses

Posted: 25/06/2015 at 20:39

I bought a box of cheap tea bags and they taste awful. Can I use them in the garden other than adding them to the compost heap?

Tulip type name?

Posted: 11/05/2015 at 12:52

Brilliant Sue thank you I've registered with them now.

Tulip type name?

Posted: 10/05/2015 at 21:35

Brilliant info thank you.

Tulip type name?

Posted: 10/05/2015 at 17:18

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/76014.jpg?width=288&height=350&mode=max

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/76013.jpg?width=288&height=350&mode=max

 

I bought a bag of bulbs from a cheap shop and I'm delighted they all came up. The label said 'Fringed mixed' and they are very pretty, though mostly red, but one bloom has dozens of petals and looks almost like a rose. Can anyone tell me what type this is as I'd love to order some for next year. Hope you can see the photos to help identify it. Fingers crossed someone knows.

cold snap and potatoes

Posted: 25/04/2015 at 18:54

I'm growing them in sacks for the first time this year and I noticed this morning that they are just showing tips of shoots. Tomorrow night we should have a frost so should I put compost or fleece on them?

Anyone bought a bargain?

Posted: 25/04/2015 at 18:42

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/74285.jpg?width=288&height=350&mode=max

 

Popped into Wyevale and headed to the reduced stand. Bought 3 x 1litre pots of flowers at bargain price £1 each instead of £3.99 each.

Bellis Habanera and Dark blue and Pink Forget-me-nots.

I'm ticked pink. (please excuse the pun).

 

Dicentra spectabilis - is yours up yet?

Posted: 25/04/2015 at 18:14

I bought one from the reduced shelf last year, but I can't see it anywhere yet. Thought maybe I'd lost it. I'll have to look closer to see if there's a shoot or two.

red robin tree problem

Posted: 25/04/2015 at 18:04

It does drop the older leaves at this time of year, but usually has red new leaves showing by now.

More Gardeners World Please

Posted: 25/04/2015 at 17:55

I agree that we need a longer programme. I goes so quickly, and I look at the clock and think OH NO Not 9 o'clock already.!

I find Monty very relaxed and soothing as well. A breath of fresh air at the end of a busy week. Love it!

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unused tea bag uses

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Tulip type name?

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Anyone bought a bargain?

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Adding photos problem

Odd message 
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Can't load photos today

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Polish Spirit pruning

Too early? 
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Orchid type?

can you identify please 
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Fuchsia identification

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Too early for beans?

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perennial red salvia leaf

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Ear fungus

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Aquilegia shapes

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