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Another plant id

Posted: 06/08/2015 at 15:45

You could be right - hope your friend lives somewhere warm - it's not frost hardy

Stone the crows!

Posted: 06/08/2015 at 15:38

The problem is that those who advocate humane management of overpopulated animal species are being branded murderous and blood thirsty.

Humane management includes reproductive control as well as culling - as appropriate.

Can't see any evidence of a clique - just some people who agree with each other and some who don't.

Tomatoes why does thou not begin to ripen..eth?

Posted: 06/08/2015 at 15:09

All that's needed is a bit more patience.  You should notice the green fruit becoming paler green before they begin to change colour

My Cherry Tree Needs Urgent Help! Advice Please...

Posted: 06/08/2015 at 15:04

The RHS site is usually a really good source of information

Honey fungus

Posted: 06/08/2015 at 14:45

Looks like the fruiting bodies of honey fungus to me - if it's producing toadstools the fungus has been there for quite a while.

Need help with Kale problem

Posted: 06/08/2015 at 14:41

Think it's caterpillar poo - wash it off.

Need help with Kale problem

Posted: 06/08/2015 at 14:39

Can't see it very clearly, but could it be caterpillar poo?  Whatever it is, wash it off.

My Cherry Tree Needs Urgent Help! Advice Please...

Posted: 06/08/2015 at 14:34

Just checking - what sort of compost is your cherry tree in? It really needs John Innes No 3 loam-based compost ... and it does get plenty of water doesn't it?

My Cherry Tree Needs Urgent Help! Advice Please...

Posted: 06/08/2015 at 14:27

Stone fruits (cherries/plums etc) must not be pruned in the autumn/winter or they are likely to get Silverleaf Disease.

The time to prune cherries is around midsummer - lots of info here

Electricity from living plants

Posted: 06/08/2015 at 14:23

Perhaps the lawn would mow itself??????????????

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Brrrrrrrrrrr! Cold night ahead

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Anyone following the cricket?

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Apple Day Events 2016

Dates and Locations etc - is there one near you? 
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Normal for Norfolk???

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Last Post: 10/09/2016 at 09:10

Wot izzit?

Plant ID please 
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ID please

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Hosta! Where's Hosta?

Look at the canna you gave us! 
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Salvia greggii and Clem Daniel Deronda

Moving them about ... two questions ...  
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A friendly place where we can chat to each other about all sorts of things ... everyone welcome  
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