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Greenfly by the million

Posted: 16/07/2014 at 15:46

as long as i dont get anymore but i did not know they were in the compost 

Can't get on site

Posted: 16/07/2014 at 15:37

they know a lot more than us i am 70 but now i learned they can now teach us even it makes you feel dumb

Greenfly by the million

Posted: 16/07/2014 at 15:29

i had my pea pods and strawberries covered in greenfly and white fly tried every thing i was told to with sprays nothing worked.

i was spraying in greenhouse with shropshire sea weed extract had a few prepared litres left and decided to spray pea pods with now i do it every 2 weeks the flies have gone seen none since give it a try. good luck.

Can't get on site

Posted: 16/07/2014 at 15:10

to learn about internet bow down and ask grandchildren it works for them


Posted: 16/07/2014 at 14:47

total novice i have just noticed as green tomato get bigger white spots start to show on them please dont say they are diseased do i need to worry.

also 6 weeks ago started using sea weed extract now plants that seemed normal on the end of the vines and branches have started to sprout new very strong growth do i treat this as a sucker and cut it out some are 3 foot long appreciate any advice thanks for reading

Repotted cucumbers looking limp

Posted: 04/05/2014 at 12:59

my cucumber plants a lot are going a grey colour on edge of leaves some looking dead and droop a couple of days later pick up and sprout new leaves i have stopped worrying about them now

use of compost/peat

Posted: 20/01/2014 at 18:32

thanks dave and verdun for replying will probably change 50% can you recommend a good compost for inside greenhouse or is it best to just using grow bags.

use of compost/peat

Posted: 20/01/2014 at 12:44

can someone advise my compost / peat in greenhouse as turned green on top and in my raised boxes is now feeling sandy how often do i need to change it.

or can i feed it to get more life from it.

or do i cut my losses and replace it all if so with what.

i try so hard but my results are never good.

i will admit i do feed plant ie toms cucumber and veg nearly everyday and my wife reckons i overfeed.

please somebody advise i know its longwinded i just need to get it right thank you.

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