Latest posts by fidgetbones

Tree Lilies

Posted: 05/08/2015 at 19:54

Check the compost for white maggots chewing the roots.


Posted: 05/08/2015 at 13:49

Skipjack are Tuna. I know its rained a lot but if Tuna are eating Roses we're all in trouble.

I think you mean Muntjac

bananas from seed

Posted: 05/08/2015 at 07:37

I soaked the seeds for a couple of days before sowing, as per instructions.

Even you hard hearts......

Posted: 04/08/2015 at 22:44

And got a tickling  stick that I kept for years.

bananas from seed

Posted: 04/08/2015 at 22:34

Im not keeping the electrickery on for six months. Solar heat will have to suffice. Its probably cheaper to buy plants.

Even you hard hearts......

Posted: 04/08/2015 at 22:32

I confess I went up on stage.

Over-excited novice gardener

Posted: 04/08/2015 at 22:29

I remember the lavender hedge my nan grew from a plant a neighbour threw out. She just planted the cuttings where she wanted them to grow.  It was very sandy soil. That made me think this gardening lark couldnt be that difficult.

Okra Disaster

Posted: 04/08/2015 at 22:16

I had more success with apricots. One decent crop in 20 years. I chopped the tree down.

Even you hard hearts......

Posted: 04/08/2015 at 22:15

The taxi drivers friend. His shows always overrun, so the taxidrivers get after midnight rate. I saw him in  Nottingham. One of the few comics who are not crude to get a laugh.

What apple are these?

Posted: 04/08/2015 at 22:11

You need an RHS identification day , held in October at RHS gardens. You need three typical fruits  for an expert to identify.

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Post your photos, lets see all the variations. 
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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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