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Latest posts by fidgetbones

GardenIng jokes

Posted: 07/10/2015 at 21:09

Brilliant verdun.

Stinging nettle tea vs comfrey tea.

Posted: 07/10/2015 at 21:07

you can order Bocking 14 comfrey roots from chase organics

These were the ones that Lawrence Hills did all his experimenting on at Ryton Gardens.

Fidgetbones - Hen party

Posted: 07/10/2015 at 17:32

Himself wanted to have a pirate themed wedding. Mainly so he could get his sister to get dressed up as a serving wench.

Stinging nettle tea vs comfrey tea.

Posted: 07/10/2015 at 15:45

Nettle tea is high in nitrogen and good for leafy greens and brassicas. Comfrey is better for fruit as it has more potash.

Fidgetbones - Hen party

Posted: 07/10/2015 at 14:33

Might need bundaberg rum to go with yabbies

Fidgetbones - Hen party

Posted: 07/10/2015 at 10:24

Pat, can you smuggle a bottle of Penfolds port. The eec wont allow it to be sold here, because its not made in Portugal.

Plant ID please

Posted: 07/10/2015 at 10:21

Euphorbia lathyris or caper spurge. Wear gloves to handle as the sap can cause scarring if you get it on your skinand the skin is then exposed to light.

Can I compost cotoneaster berries

Posted: 07/10/2015 at 09:15

Why dont you pull off the berries, or some of them, and put in a bowl for the birds.

What an earths this spider like bug?

Posted: 07/10/2015 at 09:14

I had a bowlful of conkers because the spiders kept setting off the burglar alarm by walking over the movement detectors. It didnt work.

Fidgetbones - Hen party

Posted: 06/10/2015 at 18:22

You can be an honorary hen, punkdoc.

Discussions started by fidgetbones

wedding music

any non religious ideas 
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Last Post: 01/10/2015 at 17:37

Plant porn

We all like a bit of plant porn. 
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Last Post: 23/09/2015 at 20:15

bananas from seed

has anyone achieved this? 
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Last Post: 05/08/2015 at 07:37

chelsea winners

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Last Post: 24/05/2015 at 20:52

Lotus corniculatus

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Last Post: 14/05/2015 at 18:39

Has anyone got a trail cam for night time critter visits?

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Last Post: 19/01/2015 at 23:02

Brugmansia cuttings.

how to take brugmansia cuttings. 
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Last Post: 10/11/2015 at 00:19

white mouse

Is this an escaped pet (or a boas dinner) or a natural occurring albino? 
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Last Post: 17/09/2014 at 21:33

fungi identification please

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Last Post: 15/08/2014 at 13:16

A walk at Attenborough by the River Trent.

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Last Post: 14/07/2014 at 11:03

squash crown prince

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Last Post: 04/01/2015 at 17:26

Talkback: The best way to grow potatoes

I always thought that potatoes need a lot of water. Certainly the potato growers in Lincolnshire seem to use water cannons to irrigate throu... 
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Last Post: 08/08/2014 at 18:34

Talkback: Grass snakes

Snakes in the kitchen? NOOOOOOOO!!!!! 
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Last Post: 03/07/2014 at 23:01


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Last Post: 10/07/2014 at 00:53

Fascinated by Fasciation

Photos of fasciated flowers/stems/seed pods. 
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Last Post: 22/06/2015 at 16:18
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