Latest posts by Edd

liquid comfrey

Posted: 28/04/2016 at 16:45

Manure, nettles and comfrey with a bit of carbon (brown card, paper/straw) sounds like a ideal compost mix to me.

nitrogen (N), phosphorus (P) and potassium (K) or NPK for short. 

I have associated the phrase "PiNK from the bottom up" to Dove but I remember her saying that it wasn't her. It is still a great one to remember.

From the root up, it goes:- (P) root growth. (N) Leaf growth and (K) fruit and flower growth. 

How old is your houseplant?

Posted: 26/04/2016 at 23:33

My 5 year old son showed me this and I must admit, It's cool.



HELLO FORKERS April 2016 Edition

Posted: 26/04/2016 at 23:30

I'm so pleased you noticed that fidgetbones

But the FDA still rate the average daily allowance on mouses!!!! 

what ever next. (human trials) for humans??? WOW.  THEY MIGHT ACTUALLY GET RESULTS FROM THAT!?

(Sorry for shouting.)


Average gardeners spending

Posted: 26/04/2016 at 23:22

I'm  46 and have just bought my first plant for someone else that was not for commercial gain , My other half.

Its a Dieffenbachia and if taken, internally, it could kill.

There was a BOGOF offer so I could not refuse!

The phrase Commercial gain always got me. Does that mean I can sell the plants after and how soon would you like them after the death? To be honest before death would help me out a lot.


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Posted: 26/04/2016 at 23:04

fidgetbones. Its the new fountain of youth if they can stop it from shooting out your  other end.!!!https://www.google.co.uk/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=3&cad=rja&uact=8&ved=0ahUKEwjE-oKUpK3MAhXqI8AKHQwbDZgQFggzMAI&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.medicalnewstoday.com%2Farticles%2F264218.php&usg=AFQjCNHsZFLW_nJ2ySRGpscwlks8pX4E9g (sorry it was the first thing i found and it needs more looking into )


Patronising Verdun ??? No No No!

I would swap you a ladder for a mountain down there any day Verdun.

Unfortunately you have the winning edge as you have the climate, down there.

Then again trying to sell crampons and climbing ropes in Cornwall never worked out for me. It never even sound right!!!!



HELLO FORKERS April 2016 Edition

Posted: 26/04/2016 at 21:50

Never been so stressed Verdun. Sorry stressed is not the word.

 Its excitement about doing something new, I have gotten fogged about doing thing that scare me. My belly has gotten bigger and I find myself doing less and less. The excitement in life has gone. The testosterone is getting lower and I miss the risk when climbing a mountain. 

Is this how it goes???????????

Also wangled myself into the Metformin trials with a exception to use Turmeric as well. 

See you at your funeral??? (only kidding)

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Posted: 26/04/2016 at 21:35

Think it might have been Victoria Sponge who gave me the seed 2 years ago? Still not 100% on that. If Ive got it wrong on that one as I've had many seeds for my park and pond project, that should flower this year. The seed bombs are down and growing.

That can only be a good thing. 

I just wish the pond could be more productive.



 Dog walker helping to chuck seed bombs.

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Posted: 26/04/2016 at 21:11

fidgetbones. No it was a seed swap on here.

Will have to go back through my old posts and find out who it was. I feel ashamed at this moment that I can't remember. 

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Posted: 26/04/2016 at 21:05

Half way between a new house and information that everyone should know,at sea rescue Verdun. (this is going to take time) 

To be honest that last bit is not true. It will take a whole lot longer. 

My rosemary blossomed (in pot) is flowering,  While it snowed today.

I can still sell worm shit (sorry) but it's still only worm poo, and does sell well.


Would you like some? I'll swop for some of your climate mate?

HELLO FORKERS April 2016 Edition

Posted: 26/04/2016 at 20:44

I'ts free seed from members on here, remember! It just takes 2 years and I get older and forget (never forget) but then I Just hate gob shites,that think better.

Where else would we go to learn?



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