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Flower bird


Latest posts by Flower bird

Fork Handles

Posted: 04/02/2013 at 19:01
Ps. What's an iron?

Fork Handles

Posted: 04/02/2013 at 19:00
I haven't got an iron big enough to iron my knickers!

too scared to prune

Posted: 04/02/2013 at 18:56
I always read up about shrubs and when to prune , always best to do that and you can't go wrong ( fingers crossed!) . I was very nervous when I first starting pruning and was afraid I would murder the shrubs I look after (they are not mine which made me even more nervous!!!!) but I have been pleasantly surprised.

Talkback: Slugs

Posted: 01/02/2013 at 19:37
Will you kill mine bg, I'm a wimp.

Talkback: Slugs

Posted: 01/02/2013 at 19:36
If we don't hear from you again flowery we will know they are not fit for human consumption!

Talkback: Slugs

Posted: 01/02/2013 at 19:34
Don't plant any veg! Ha ha

I heard slugs and caterpillars return to their place of abode if you put them somewhere else.

I can't kill them, hate using stuff on them but in the mean time they woofed up most of my plants last year. Think I'm going to have to get tough.

Hurry up and start spring for goodness' sake!

Posted: 01/02/2013 at 19:26
Yes , I wish spring would hurry up, I'm chomping at the bit to get out. Thought warmer weather was coming and now they have said the weather is going to drop again next week - oh, the dismay!

A fellow nut! Ha ha

Talkback: How to feed your plants

Posted: 29/01/2013 at 17:57
Hi Ann, potash is another name for potassium which is important for plant growth. You can buy it in garden centres and maybe some big stores. Not sure if it comes in granules but you can get it in a box in powder form and add it to your watering can. Hope this has helped you in some way. I have only been gardening for the past five or six years and it has been a lovely journey, especially learning all these new things and I'm still learning. I don't know too much about the ins and outs of all these feeds but I think I know enough to get by now. Barbara

Busy Lizzies

Posted: 28/01/2013 at 22:27
Good video on you tube about Downey mildew, very interesting.

Talkback: How to grow sweet peas from seed

Posted: 28/01/2013 at 20:32
So good to see how things are done by watching someone else.

Discussions started by Flower bird

I have no idea what this is...

Ornamental plant 
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Last Post: 25/06/2014 at 22:08

Does anyone know what the name of this plant is?

House plants 
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Last Post: 23/06/2014 at 13:32

Are these cabbage worm eggs

How to get rid organically if possible 
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Last Post: 10/06/2014 at 21:00

Plagues of caterpillars each year on our geraniums

How to control or prevent them 
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Last Post: 10/04/2014 at 10:46

How to save my geraniums form crawlers eating them

Pests 
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Last Post: 23/07/2013 at 09:46

Leaf yellowing

Geraniums 
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Last Post: 24/05/2013 at 19:53

Spellcheck taking over and no emails

Difficulties with writing on posts 
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Last Post: 28/04/2013 at 17:19

Talkback: Spring jobs in the garden

Hi Pippa, enjoyed your blog......I went to see the garden I look after today, I haven't been there for a few weeks so it was a nice surpris... 
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Last Post: 26/04/2013 at 18:17

Bedding plants

Safe to take a chance 
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Last Post: 25/04/2013 at 22:33

Hardening off

Geranium cuttings 
Replies: 3    Views: 407
Last Post: 07/04/2013 at 11:01

Top soil feed for shrubs

Slow release feeds 
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Last Post: 06/04/2013 at 20:05

First day of spring

Replies: 11    Views: 478
Last Post: 01/03/2013 at 18:06

Continuation of slugs

Can't kill em 
Replies: 19    Views: 892
Last Post: 09/02/2013 at 14:59

Busy Lizzies

This years seeds 
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Last Post: 19/04/2013 at 21:18

Winter feeding of cuttings

Geraniums 
Replies: 18    Views: 730
Last Post: 25/01/2013 at 09:53
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