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Tomato feed

Posted: 25/05/2016 at 14:15

I find that Phostrogen can be used on most things, and is fairly economical.


Most vegetables I only feed when I plant them. I give them all a handful of Blood fish and bonemeal when I am preparing the soil. Feed the soil and not the plant.


 for top ups, i use soluble Phostrogen for tomatoes and cucumbers and  other things in pots.

Last edited: 25 May 2016 14:17:35

Wildflower ID

Posted: 25/05/2016 at 14:12

Yes. Silene dioica

Runner Beans

Posted: 25/05/2016 at 08:44

Runner beans don't need much feed. If you give them too much nitrogen, you will have lots of leaves and no flowers. Give them a mulch of compost mixed with as little granular fertiliser or blood, fish and bone. Make sure you water beans well. If they get dry, the flowers don't set well to form pods.

Another newbie plant ID please

Posted: 25/05/2016 at 07:51

I don't think it is a foxgloves, more like a willowherb.

HELLO FORKERS May 2016 Edition

Posted: 25/05/2016 at 00:36

Night night ,pat. Have a good afternoon.

Garden Pictures 2016

Posted: 24/05/2016 at 23:09

My christmas present.

Garden Pictures 2016

Posted: 24/05/2016 at 23:04

I'm glad the weather was good for you, Punkdoc.


When the sun shines on the dandelions, they glitter and shimmer in a way that you can't get on the photo. Robin Wight is such a clever man.

Garden Pictures 2016

Posted: 24/05/2016 at 22:59

HELLO FORKERS May 2016 Edition

Posted: 24/05/2016 at 22:30

We have more than one robin. There's the patio robin, the holly robin, the pergola robin and the veg patch robin. When they meet in the middle , they fight.


and then there's the ducks.


So......Chelsea!

Posted: 24/05/2016 at 22:23

The red lupins look like "Morello cherry"

Discussions started by fidgetbones

New look forum

What the chuff have you done to it? 
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The cutting garden 2016

Grow your own flowers for the house. 
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Special offers

time limited special offers 
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Fantasy garden

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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Last Post: 02/02/2016 at 22:14

wedding music

any non religious ideas 
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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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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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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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A walk at Attenborough by the River Trent.

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squash crown prince

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