Latest posts by Fleurisa

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Posted: 16/07/2014 at 16:10

Radishes are really quick to grow so only do a few seeds at a time and every other week. They should be ready to eat 4 weeks after sowing

Novice gardener with an overgrown gardener

Posted: 16/07/2014 at 16:08

Autumn is the best time to plants those you have listed, from the end of september


Posted: 16/07/2014 at 09:39

Whether they are ready to dig up depends on what type they are. First earlies need a min of 12 weeks in the ground, maincrop need longer

How to confuse whitefly

Posted: 15/07/2014 at 16:02

I read (possibly on here) that insects don't like cinnamon, maybe the smell is too much for them

Thalictrum needs a boost

Posted: 15/07/2014 at 16:00

I don't know about deadheading as mine just seems to put up a couple of stems and I've never bothered trying. But I did accidently knock the head off one of the stems a couple of months ago and it is slowly regrowing with a flower. So I guess it might

Floppy sedums

Posted: 15/07/2014 at 15:55

Too late now to chop them. You could also try growing them through an upside down hanging basket

Planting this year after potatoes

Posted: 15/07/2014 at 15:53

I think we are putting some over wintered brassicas in after our potatoes. Or you could grow hardy onions and garlic, which get planted in autumn

plant identification

Posted: 15/07/2014 at 11:49

Click on the 'tree' icon

Buying Fruit Trees etc. Online

Posted: 14/07/2014 at 15:12

Try Blackmoor http://www.blackmoor.co.uk/ or Pomona Fruits http://www.pomonafruits.co.uk/

another id thread

Posted: 14/07/2014 at 11:58

If it is privet you should be able to smell it from your garden just fine

Discussions started by Fleurisa

Unidentified Plant

Plant with furry red stems 
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Arley Hall and Gardens

Garden Festival 
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Cat sick of catnip turns to cannabis

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Bug Hotel

I'm making a bug hotel 
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