Dovefromabove


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Vine Weevil Grubs

Posted: 20/04/2016 at 22:57
Spread it out on a tarpaulin or similar for a couple of days. The birds will soon take any grubs to feed their nestlings.

Vine weevil grubs

Posted: 20/04/2016 at 22:55
Cos it's white. I'm pinky coloured. If you squished me pinky red stuff would squirt out. :-0

Where can I get Rabbit 'waste'?

Posted: 20/04/2016 at 21:21

All of it, all their bedding, straw and poop - high in nitrogen, full of the stuff that activates the decomposition of your compost - fabulous stuff Lorna.  You'll have the best compost around!

Is it OK to compost grass and moss which have been treated with mosskiller?

Posted: 20/04/2016 at 21:00

As Verdun says, I put the first three cuts in the council bin after applying a lawn treatment - they usually contain weedkiller.

So...............

Posted: 20/04/2016 at 20:54
BrendaScott53 wrote (see)

Don't think I've ever heard anyone say 'spess', Dove.  Although as you say, that's the correct pronunciation.  'Spek' seems to be pretty endemic.  A bit like ground elder.....

They used to, back when I was involved in the building business ... standards dropped when I left ..........

Growing Horizontally

Posted: 20/04/2016 at 20:51

Investigate the methods used in Living Walls - sometimes called Green Walls. 

So...............

Posted: 20/04/2016 at 20:43

Can I add .... people who say 'spec' like 'speck' rather than with a soft 'c' because it's short for 'specification' 

Novice gardener needs help with the basics of sun and shade....

Posted: 20/04/2016 at 20:10

Welcome aboard BatNix

Looking forward to the pictures.

Don't worry - we all started somewhere - and we all still get it wrong sometimes

Is it OK to compost grass and moss which have been treated with mosskiller?

Posted: 20/04/2016 at 19:50

Did the treatment contain a weedkiller?

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Gardener's Garters

Phlaris arundinacea var. Picta 
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Blight resistant tomatoes

 
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Such a handsome chap

Look who I found  
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ID please

 
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A place with some land?

Who was it that wanted to get away from it all? 
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Espaliered pear tree - when to let it produce fruit?

 
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Clematis - Daniel Deronda - odd coloured flower

 
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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

A friendly place where we can chat to each other about all sorts of things - everyone welcome!  
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Last Post: 04/05/2016 at 14:04

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

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HELLO FORKERS March 2016 edition

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