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Latest posts by Fleurisa

If I catch 'em I swear I'll bury 'em.....

Posted: 27/01/2014 at 10:56

If your grass is longish, cats will poo in it

Check out my picture of a Peacock butterfly I saw in DECEMBER!!

Posted: 23/01/2014 at 14:30

A perfect example of why people shouldn't remove ivy

greenhouse netting

Posted: 23/01/2014 at 12:28

Have a look at these guys for crop protection


Slug nematodes... yay or nay?

Posted: 22/01/2014 at 11:32

The nematodes work best on the kind of slugs (e.g. keel slugs) that go into the soil as that is where the nematodes end up. These are the ones which damage potatoes


Posted: 22/01/2014 at 11:21

Grew it once, tasted it once, spat it out! Yuk

Depleated soil levels

Posted: 17/01/2014 at 16:54

Organic or non organic?

herbaceous plants

Posted: 16/01/2014 at 08:13

You can buy some plants in 2 litre pots which you can then split into four plants, but they need to be the kind of plants that have multiple growing points. Carol Klein is always telling us to do that. Or do you have any friends with plants that you could borrow a bit off?

Where are the ladybirds and grasshoppers

Posted: 14/01/2014 at 16:30

All the ladybirds were on our globe artichokes!


Posted: 14/01/2014 at 10:19

Make sure you ALWAYS wear gloves, a cut from grass is not very nice. Do not copy Monty Don and run bare hands through grass!

Question about Cotinus coggygria regarding pruning

Posted: 08/01/2014 at 16:04

Mine is grown as a standard, so I cut it back quite hard each spring, but I don't get the 'smoke' flowers

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Bug Hotel

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