Latest posts by figrat

Fork Handles

Posted: 25/09/2012 at 07:37
Just spent 5 minutes 'ignoring' the spam posters so site looks normal again. Hope the powers that be can block them.

Welcome to the potting shed

Posted: 24/09/2012 at 21:27
Geoff currently has man flu and is languishing on the Forkhandles thread.

Fork Handles

Posted: 24/09/2012 at 20:25
@ penninepetal- never known them as anything else than pobs!


Posted: 24/09/2012 at 19:05
If you want to grow them outdoors, and you have the appropriate cultivar and site, they will increase. I've just moved a corm the size of a dinner plate, along with a few lesser sized ones.

Fork Handles

Posted: 24/09/2012 at 18:47
Cubes of crustless White bread soaked in hot milk and sprinkled with sugar. My mother's cure all!

Fork Handles

Posted: 24/09/2012 at 18:12
Oh dear Geoff. Can Mrs Geoff make you pobs for you to sup while she pops out for Lucozade?

Am I posting too much?

Posted: 24/09/2012 at 18:09
2 out of 5!

Am I posting too much?

Posted: 24/09/2012 at 18:08
Am experimenting with DIY iPad smileys. Here goes: :-/ ;-? :-~

Pruning honeysuckle

Posted: 24/09/2012 at 13:25

If you copy and paste the above link in your browser, you should get a video by Joe Swift.

what can i plant for autumn and winter flowering...and

Posted: 23/09/2012 at 19:19

C. Freckles also gets very big, And in this bizarre season, been flowering here in S. Devon since July!

Discussions started by figrat

Bay tree root eradication

Best way to do it! 
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Plan bee

One of the more uplifting news stories... 
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Last Post: 10/06/2012 at 22:13

Overwintered runner bans

Left the roots in after clearing last year's crop, they've survived the winter and putting up new growth. 
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Last Post: 27/06/2013 at 16:57

Red rhubarb leaves

I've got a bad feeling about this... 
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Last Post: 17/06/2014 at 07:08

What can I use as green manure?

Landcress just about to go to seed 
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Last Post: 19/04/2012 at 16:01
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