Fairygirl


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Is it too late to pot up?

Posted: 20/09/2015 at 13:25

Plant Pauper - I have no experience of them -  I take it you mean the Zantedeschia crowborough?  I'd say - yes but there might be more to them than that!

Start a new thread and you'll get plenty of advice. 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 20/09/2015 at 13:20

Not sure if I can bear to watch the tennis - may have to watch through my fingers....

Hosta - I don't drink so wouldn't think to stop at pubs after a walk - usually just want to get home! Where you park at the Pentland hills there is a nice one though. I may do them as the walk - haven't really decided or thought about it much to be honest....

I should be doing housework but 'the boys' are calling me....

Renovate or remove privet hedge?

Posted: 20/09/2015 at 13:14

Hosta 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 20/09/2015 at 10:58

Do you want an early alarm call  Hosta? 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 20/09/2015 at 09:55

I often don't eat much when I'm out LP. Depends on how long I'm out and what the weather's like! If it's nice - you stop more often to take photos and enjoy the views, but it's usually for a drink rather than food. If it's vile - you just get back to the car as quickly as possible and have your lunch there! 

Hope your hacking/slashing/burning/pruning goes well. At least the weather's looking favourable for it 

Don't watch Downton. I kind of missed the boat with that one  (thought it was a one off drama when it was originally trailed ) and don't have the time or energy to try and catch up! 

It's my birthday

Posted: 20/09/2015 at 09:43

Oooh missed that lily - apologies 

Have a great day - I'm sure you'll be spoilt rotten   

You're right RB- you can never have too much cake. Have another lily  

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Can you move hostas at this time of year?

Posted: 20/09/2015 at 09:37

It would indeed Lena 

Renovate or remove privet hedge?

Posted: 20/09/2015 at 09:18

I think what we're saying is, Bob - get the chainsaw out   

Is it too late to pot up?

Posted: 20/09/2015 at 09:16

Great that you've got plenty of successful cuttings Lena 

The buddleias will cope with pretty much any treatment though 

Pruning after slug damage

Posted: 20/09/2015 at 09:14

My thoughts too Tetley. Not seen them being vulnerable to slug damage - and heaven knows - we have plenty of those here!  

They're usually quite pest resistant if they're well established. Possibly something else has been munching as it's a younger/smaller plant and more vulnerable. In pots, that's often the case. 

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