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Advice on Growing Herbs Please

Posted: 07/07/2014 at 22:28

I grow basil a bit like lettuce Amanda. I prick some seedlings out to keep 2 or 3 in a pot which I allow to grow on to make bigger plants, and also keep a load in one pot which I just pick like cut and come again lettuce leaves till they're done. I just sow every few weeks to replenish. 

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Posted: 07/07/2014 at 22:22

Think they're all reported now Edd. As OL said - there was a kitchen one earlier but it's the first there's been for ages.

I'm off to bed. Work for me in the morning. Help yourselves to cake 

See you tomorrow at some point  

Strawberry runners......new babies

Posted: 07/07/2014 at 22:00

You'll have to share the results with us OL 

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Posted: 07/07/2014 at 21:55

Looks like Dove's on the case and reported all of them 

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Posted: 07/07/2014 at 21:52

So.....you'll not be wanting any cake OL? 

We've saved you a bit Verd...for now....

I've got feet up too Dove, although bed beckons. Lime and coconut ice cream sounds very good but I've been eating a lot of strawberries and cream during Wimbledon so perhaps it's a bad idea....

Lovely eating your own produce lily isn't it? 

Alliums

Posted: 07/07/2014 at 20:12

My sphaerocephalons are still green up here. They're a bit later than the bigger varieties though. Perhaps that's the one you have Goldilocks 

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Posted: 07/07/2014 at 20:07

Hope you had a lovely time MrsG. Did you have cake too? 

Strawberry runners......new babies

Posted: 07/07/2014 at 20:02

I put a couple of shelves on the fence in a previous garden and put some troughs of strawbs on them. Kept them off the ground and the slugs and snails had to work a bit harder if they wanted any 

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Posted: 07/07/2014 at 19:42

Well - it's a dangerous job bekkie - but I don't mind making the sacrifice for the good of my children...

Hate to say it but...we badly need some 'steady' rain here....

Strawberry runners......new babies

Posted: 07/07/2014 at 19:39

Brilliant Grandma T 

Simple ideas are always the best!

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