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Posted: 10/02/2016 at 13:13

Clari - just check there's no children with latex allergy ...  it's getting very common.

Mystery sprouting bulbs - can they be moved?

Posted: 10/02/2016 at 13:08


I can't see what they are from here, possibly bluebells.  I wouldn't move them now - you run the risk of losing the blooms.

However, as soon as they've flowered dig them up and move them, planting them nice and deeply.  They'll be fine. 

Don't worry, the leaves will be there for a while after the flowers die off so you won't be able to miss them. 

Where is my grass?

Posted: 10/02/2016 at 13:01


What do we do about the badger?

Posted: 10/02/2016 at 10:43

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Posted: 10/02/2016 at 10:21

Sounds as if you'd better ask Nora  to investigate


Posted: 10/02/2016 at 08:50

You can have sympathy Pdoc, whether you deserve it or not

And one of these

 that'll help

Where is my grass?

Posted: 10/02/2016 at 08:14

The Terms & Conditions and Code of Conduct have always been there - most people understand why and abide by them.

Verdun, I think it was Lyn who pointed out the other day that downloading Chrome will restore the toolbar. It's certainly helped several forum members.

Slugs on Delphiniums.

Posted: 10/02/2016 at 07:52

Putting 'alum slugs gardening' into Google brings up nothing at all, so if there are gardeners out there using it successfully they're certainly not talking about it - that doesn't make me very hopeful that it works.

A bit more reading reveals that exposure to low levels of alum can cause serious lung damage, neurological disease and some cancers.

Don't think I'll be spreading it around my garden


Posted: 10/02/2016 at 07:33

Clari, Wonky told me that the crocuses in her pots were doing that!  Turn them around I said.  A couple of days later they'd evened up

We've got some lovely pink fluffy clouds - just like candyfloss

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