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Which do you prefer?

Posted: 18/03/2016 at 13:09

They both come over as warnings to me.  The red and white seem clearer.

HELLO FORKERS March 2016 edition

Posted: 18/03/2016 at 12:50

Maybe we don't really need to use the detergent

 

Brrrr!  It's flippin' cold here and mizzly.  I'm going to knit and watch the racing

What's this plant I have...

Posted: 18/03/2016 at 12:34

 I'm afraid that until the new all singing all dancing upgrade comes in towards the end of April you won't be able to post from a phone. 

See the post from Editor Daniel Haynes on this thread

http://www.gardenersworld.com/forum/site-feedback/uploading-images-from-ipad/940406.html

Do you have access to a laptop/pc? Or could you put the photo on a photo-hosting site and post a link?

Bug Recipe

Posted: 18/03/2016 at 12:23

Which bugs are you having a problem with?

What's this plant I have...

Posted: 18/03/2016 at 12:21

Hi Buccs

To upload a picture you need to click on the green tree icon on the toolbar above where you type your post, and follow the instructions.  If you can't see the green tree, or are having problems, let us know

Soil for fig tree (container)

Posted: 18/03/2016 at 11:58

I use John Innes No 3 loam-based compost, and I add a bit of horticultural grit.

Lots of useful info here http://www.readsnursery.co.uk/fig-trees-for-gardens-and-greenhouses/

What's the secret to raising strong tomato plants?

Posted: 18/03/2016 at 11:53

Whichever one has the brightest light. 

Mine go outside mid June, when all danger of frost has passed.

What's the secret to raising strong tomato plants?

Posted: 18/03/2016 at 11:47

The secret is not to start them too early and to give them plenty of light.  The ones you see in the nursery are grown in very good light conditions or even under artificial light. 

I haven't started mine off yet as I only have a mini greenhouse so I start mine off indoors on the windowsill. 

Please help with ideas for plants to trail over these walls

Posted: 18/03/2016 at 11:17

Have a look at herbaceous clematis http://www.taylorsclematis.co.uk/HERBACEOUS-Cut-Flower-Clematis/

They don't climb, and if you don't support they'll flop over and soften the edges of those beds.

If you watch Gardener's World this evening you'll see some

http://www.gardenersworld.com/forum/plants/gardeners-world-tonight/940946.html

 

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

HELLO FORKERS May 2016 Edition

A friendly place where we can chat to each other about all sorts of things - everyone welcome!  
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Choose just one ...

If you were coming here with us today what would you get? 
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Ceratostigma willmottianum 'Forest Blue'

Do you know it? Do you grow it? 
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Swallows, swifts and martins - have you seen them yet?

Tracking their arrival 
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HELLO FORKERS April 2016 Edition

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Whoops! I've done it again ......

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HELLO FORKERS March 2016 edition

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A Gardener's Hands

The garden will be lovely but my hands will be sore and chapped 
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East Anglian Bluebell Expedition

Another excuse for cake ............  
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Songs for Valentine's Day

Our favourite romantic songs 
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Job Done!

At last you've done that job you've been putting off for ages ... 
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HELLO FORKERS! part two

A friendly place where we can chat to each other about all sorts of things - everyone welcome! 
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Lily Beetle !!!

Is this the first of the year??? 
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If you listen to the Archers ....

...... or even if you don't ................. 
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East Anglian Snowdrop Walk

Anyone interested? 
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