Latest posts by fidgetbones

Making raspberry jam

Posted: 20/07/2015 at 21:39

I make blackcurrant jam  from blackcurrants and granulated sugar, equal quantities by weight. It keeps for years. Raspberries i add lemon juice to help set. Strawberries need pectin.

Beetroot leaves - stained?

Posted: 20/07/2015 at 21:36

They will be fine to eat the beetroots. The leaves are too big already for salad leaves.

The Instant Gardener

Posted: 20/07/2015 at 21:30

Go to" my settings" under your name, then "my public profile"and it shows your screen name, and you can edit it there.


Posted: 20/07/2015 at 21:25

Happy sailing Edd. Say hello to the dolphins for me.

Beetroot leaves - stained?

Posted: 20/07/2015 at 21:23

I think they have some sort of leaf miner. If you hold the leaf up to the light, are the paler bits transparent.?

The Instant Gardener

Posted: 20/07/2015 at 21:16

Whassermatter gardengirl?

Mystery pepper plant

Posted: 20/07/2015 at 21:14

I think that compost made of recycled rubbish has a lot to answer for.


Posted: 20/07/2015 at 21:03

I went to Barnsdale today. Only three plants jumped into the car. Two crocosmias, limpopo and pauls best yellow., And a strange penstemon with very broad dark leaves

Mystery pepper plant

Posted: 20/07/2015 at 20:59

Don't try and eat it, it's poisonous.


Posted: 20/07/2015 at 20:56

I hope you have a good time, Edd.

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What the chuff have you done to it? 
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Grow your own flowers for the house. 
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time limited special offers 
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Other papers have fantasy football, or fantasy portfolio. As we can't do much in our real gardens at this time of year, let us have a fantasy garden 
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wedding music

any non religious ideas 
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