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Latest posts by Dovefromabove

Screening a corner site

Posted: 18/04/2015 at 06:47

I agree, beech or hornbeam would be lovely there - or holly

But yes, you'll have to replenish the soil first.

Can I divide watermelon seedlings?

Posted: 18/04/2015 at 06:41

Never having grown watermelons I've no idea how much they'll dislike it, but I'd do it anyway - growing so closely together will impair their growth so I'd go ahead, do it quickly and gently - I reckon they'll be fine

Anti-baby seed starting

Posted: 18/04/2015 at 06:36

Alternatively couldn't you suspend home-wrecker from the ceiling in a cage? 

Just a thought ............... I'll get my coat .......................


Posted: 18/04/2015 at 06:34

Good morning Fritillary and everyone else

What a glorious morning

Hedgehog or rats

Posted: 17/04/2015 at 21:16

Lull it into a false sense of security then fell it with a scissor kick!

Hedgehog or rats

Posted: 17/04/2015 at 21:04

Well, you'll move him out and you might drown his offspring - but if he's found somewhere nearby that provides him with food, he'll stay around - he'll just find somewhere else to live.  I think I'd leave the hole alone and show it to the rat man/woman when they come to lay the baits - you'll give them a chance to identify the rats' usual 'rat runs'etc.

Good luck


Posted: 17/04/2015 at 20:54

Fidget, you probably didn't mean to ........... but you've made me cry ............. that really is the lovliest news

Thank you all for your kind messages and thoughts - today went very well - Ma did well, some confusion but some awareness of what was going on and some appropriate tears - lots of attention from family and friends - and she enjoyed singing the hymns - I must say that her grand daughters were all absolutely wonderful with her

New here. 😊

Posted: 17/04/2015 at 20:40

But you do have your very own tame IT Wizard !!!

New here. 😊

Posted: 17/04/2015 at 20:38

Hello Wonky and welcome aboard - you seem very familiar

Old hedges

Posted: 17/04/2015 at 07:54

As has been said, cut the hedge back hard to rejuvenate it - give it some Fish Blood & Bone to feed it - and it will grow away strongly. 

In future try to clip it to an 'A'  shape - wider at the bottom than the top - that way you'll get a lovely 'fat bottom' to your hedge with no gaps!



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