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Lawn weedkiller and veg

Posted: 14/05/2015 at 20:00
LeifUK wrote (see)
... And I do wonder about absorption by tree roots under the lawn, especially with saplings. 

Another reason why young trees/shrubs need an area of bare soil around them

Lawn weedkiller and veg

Posted: 14/05/2015 at 19:58
Dovefromabove wrote (see)

That's one of the reasons I never by   local authority compost.

I mean buy, of course 

Help needed please with laurel hedge issues...

Posted: 14/05/2015 at 19:37

Have faith Dave

The Great Chelsea Garden Design Challenge

Posted: 14/05/2015 at 19:09

I have sat down to watch every single one of these programmes but I've never managed to stay awake to see who's won ........ it must say something .......... perhaps I should go to bed earlier

Non flowering lilacs

Posted: 14/05/2015 at 19:04

Have they been pruned since they flowered last year, if so when and how?

Pond Plants with a fountain

Posted: 14/05/2015 at 19:00

I think that Caroline meant she would have liked waterlilies, but has found out that they don't like water falling on their leaves, which is absolutely correct - water lilies need still water.

I don't think she was referring to garden lilies.

Lawn weedkiller and veg

Posted: 14/05/2015 at 18:54

That's one of the reasons I never by local authority compost.


Posted: 14/05/2015 at 17:55

We had lovely weather here at the beginning of the week when Wonky was here - she took the sunshine back with her and sent it to Verdun


Posted: 14/05/2015 at 17:50

The sun always shines on Verdun

Winter Bedding

Posted: 14/05/2015 at 17:44
nutcutlet wrote (see)

I thought you were asking about the 13.5tog duvet

Still got ours on the bed Nut - not risking the summer-weight duvet yet

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Shock!!! Horror!!!

Whatever next??? 
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Last Post: 25/06/2015 at 19:10


Congratulations to you both ... 
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Last Post: 21/06/2015 at 19:25

ID please - is this Toothwort?

Can anyone confirm 
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Last Post: 15/06/2015 at 15:20

I was going to mow the lawn but ......................

Excuses, excuses, excuses .......... 
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Last Post: 14/06/2015 at 09:15

Hail storms in East Anglia tomorrow/Friday!?!?!?

Weather warning! 
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Last Post: 11/06/2015 at 19:34

Good intentions ...

Things I really must get around to doing ... one day ... 
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Last Post: 14/06/2015 at 09:09

Frost tonight!!!???

Check your local forecast ... 
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Last Post: 09/06/2015 at 10:01

Clematis cuttings

Where shall I put them? 
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Last Post: 07/06/2015 at 17:45

Visit The Old Vicarage Gardens East Ruston - Friday 5th June

Would anyone like to come along? 
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Last Post: 05/06/2015 at 20:09

ID for hardy geranium please

Does anyone recognise this one? 
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Last Post: 27/05/2015 at 09:02

Conference on Ancient Trees and Orchards

Open to all 
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Last Post: 25/05/2015 at 22:47

Chris Beardshaw et moi ;-)

I couldn't resist ..................................... 
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Last Post: 24/05/2015 at 10:37

Hostas - they're so ............. fussy!

Some like the shade, some need the sun, some like sun some of the time ... 
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Last Post: 06/06/2015 at 20:55


Do bees become addicted? 
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Last Post: 30/04/2015 at 15:24

Copper tape

What do your slugs make of it? 
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Last Post: 16/04/2015 at 08:19
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