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Cats causing problems

Posted: 03/01/2013 at 17:48

Hi, good to know that Jeyes multi purpose disinfectant works.

I was woundering if anyone knew about coleus canina (scaredy cat) its a plant that cats aren't suppost to like the smell of.  

 Does anyone know if it works?

If so i would get loads for my garden



Has anyone grown...

Posted: 13/10/2012 at 18:41

Thank you for your help .

Has anyone grown...

Posted: 11/10/2012 at 11:31

Thank you i will, where do you get your tomatillo seeds from?

Has anyone grown...

Posted: 10/10/2012 at 11:12

Thank you for your help, im definitely going to grow them next year.  


Has anyone grown...

Posted: 09/10/2012 at 14:17

Has anyone grown Physalis little lanterns?

I  heard a few weeks ago that they are easy to grow and taste really good to.

All infomation about them is welcome.

(I have googled them, i just wanted a growers opinion) 


Pickling Beetroot Recipes

Posted: 24/09/2012 at 14:15

I know you asked for pickling beetroot recipes but this is great and easy too.  

Beetroot Chutney 

3lbs Beetroot

1lb Sugar

1pt Vinegar

2 Dessert spoons Cornflour

½ Dessert spoon of Gelatine


Wash, peel and grate beetroot.

Put vinegar & sugar in a pan and bring to the boil.

Add beetroot & cook for 5 minutes.


Dissolve the gelatine in a little vinegar.

Mix the Cornflour with a little vinegar.

Add them both to the beetroot.

Cook till thickened.

 Put into jars.     


red currant

Posted: 17/08/2012 at 14:16

Thank you .

Should i do the same with my gooseberry bushes?

red currant

Posted: 16/08/2012 at 18:22

I read that you have to prune red currant bushes back after they have fruited.

How much do i take off.

Any advice is welcome =)


Also do i have to do the same with gooseberry bushes?


Posted: 24/06/2012 at 16:54

Thank you both for your help .


Posted: 20/06/2012 at 18:59

I have been given two outdoor cucumbers but i dont no what to do with them.

Any advice is welcome. =) 

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White fly

On my broccoli =( 
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Im in need of some advice 
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Seed Potatoes

Last years potatoes 
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Root or stem? 
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Has anyone grown...

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red currant

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whats the matter with my pepper

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some kind of fun guy!

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