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Slugs.. sod the organic approach I just want them dead!

Posted: 29/05/2014 at 19:00

See it's the same in the insect/creepy crawley world ALL these Foreign creatures coming over here and doing the stuff our local creatures used to be doing(but better) and what is Nigel doing about it ???

Chelsea photos

Posted: 29/05/2014 at 12:13

Thanks

Chelsea photos

Posted: 28/05/2014 at 14:54

I take my hat of to you sir/madam ??

The photo's are outstanding & I have NO trouble in seeing the beauty & workmanship / skill in producing the gardens / displays like I said previously Birmingham councils was exceptional. But why does South Africa have a garden ( I guess you may tell me that the R.H.S is a worldwide organisation )(If so why not Australia/Canada/India ect ect )(I have a feeling you are going to tell me All in previous years)

All the plant producers displays must have been a wonder to look at or they would not have paid the vast premiums they must be charged for having a stall at the show. The gardens that look as if they have always been there with moss on stones & the likes great( rather like Titchmarshes) But many of the others do not seem to resemble nothing one is ever likely to see again anywhere. Take that thing the other year by Durmaid Gavin high rised ??

Who pays for Things

Posted: 28/05/2014 at 14:14

Only had a Black & White television are you telling me she was Ginger ?(Only joking)

I found her informative & of course easy on the eye but in keeping with other television programes(apparently)she must have got replaced by someone younger with less knowledge, ( Atleast thats what several court cases were about )

I guess on some satelite channel somewhere they must be showing re runs of groundforce ??

Who pays for Things

Posted: 28/05/2014 at 13:26

What ever happened to Charlie Dimock & the Big bloke with braces ??

Who pays for Things

Posted: 27/05/2014 at 20:00

Dont tell Frenchcafe but I suspect Monty does Not do all the gardening himself either !! Are we paying someone to sit about playing cards & drinking tea behind the scenes whilst the camera's roll ?

Its just Not good enough maybe we should all write to the Beeb & ask

Slugs.. sod the organic approach I just want them dead!

Posted: 27/05/2014 at 12:55

Stepped out the back door early this morning to be greeted by a monster of a slug atleast 4inches long and the build of a Beef sausage. I stepped back inside reached for the salt cellar gave it a dusting and monster no more

Chelsea photos

Posted: 26/05/2014 at 18:42

Fair point well put

But I guess I must just be stuck in the local flower show, summer fete kind of gardening with talcum powder on your onions & marrows in wheelbarrows

Slugs.. sod the organic approach I just want them dead!

Posted: 26/05/2014 at 17:24

Last week they said Boffins from somewhere or other had proved that if you throw snails the length of a cricket pitch ( Not the length of wicket 22yrds ) they fail to come back because their sat nav does not work over that distance.

It did not say anything about the impact caused after a throw like that may have had a greater effect rather than their faulty homing devices

Chelsea photos

Posted: 26/05/2014 at 17:15

I got the nurseryman / woman side of chelsea and their displays are fantastic & their dedication must be over whelming.

But why do the city of Birmingham have a display ( even though I thought it was by far the best one shown on t.v ) what have they got to gain from it ? But who see's the  show gardens & thinks " oh must get one of them " Do the designers get a tap on the shoulder from Premiership players who ask them to build them the same down the road a little bit ?

 

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