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Latest posts by Dovefromabove

can I move my piers flame again.

Posted: 01/05/2015 at 08:25

I wouldn't want to move it again in the same year - it needs a chance to get its roots growing to feed the plant.

What's wrong with where it is at the moment?


Posted: 01/05/2015 at 08:07
Dordogne Damsel wrote (see)........  Shadow looking much more normal thank you. 


Red mulch fabric for strawberries

Posted: 01/05/2015 at 08:06

I've read this article

As to whether or not it works ...

"There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio,

Than are dreamt of in your philosophy." 

Wm Shakespeare - Hamlet

borlotti beans

Posted: 01/05/2015 at 07:59
Katherine W wrote (see)

Here I sow them directly outside... they do like warm soil... there was an old rule of thumb that you sow the beans (outside) when the lilacs are blooming, and I find it answers pretty well

Katherine - where is 'here' ?

Avatar problems

Posted: 01/05/2015 at 07:54

Hi Jules - are you using a pc/laptop or a tablet or phone?  I think it's more straighforward from a pc.

Weeds ?

Posted: 01/05/2015 at 07:53

... or as Bob says, Morning Glory - mine sometimes self-seed.  If they've got the remains of a black/brown seedcase at the base it might be worth potting them on and waiting to see what happens

ID please.

Posted: 01/05/2015 at 07:46

You may well be right - they all look very similar - hard to tell from a photo

FREE Incredicompost.

Posted: 01/05/2015 at 07:32

Thought you'd have learned by now Edd, not to believe a single thing the DM tells you.

Don't like the sound of that - two fag ends!!!   Sounds like the sweepings from around the recycling bins!


Boycott Thomson and morgan

Posted: 01/05/2015 at 07:15

If a company are not honouring GW magazine discounts you should send an email to


Posted: 01/05/2015 at 07:09

Good morning KEF   White rabbits x 3

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Conference on Ancient Trees and Orchards

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Chris Beardshaw et moi ;-)

I couldn't resist ..................................... 
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Hostas - they're so ............. fussy!

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Copper tape

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Plant ID please

Any better ideas ... 
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First Pickings 2015

Those first rewards from the fruit and veg patch 
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The Chelsea Fringe

Is there an event in your area? 
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Snowdrop Spectacular!!! 
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Norfolk bargains?

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Winterwatch BBC2

Starts this evening 9.00pm 
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Please help me choose 
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Trees and their relationships

Interesting info about fungi, microrhyzal organisms and trees 
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New Year Gardening Resolutions

What do you really mean to do differently in 2015? 
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Formatting Problems

There's a rogue thread 
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