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Makes you Wonder!

Posted: Today at 17:01

I had little chuckle the other day as Mrs.fox came  into garden looking for bits the birds had left ,jumped suddenly backwards and rushed to the back of the shed (where now we leave a  hole for passing cats,foxes and badgers ,got fed up with the holes everywhere) she had come face to face with the rat catcher cat,both were surprised.

The day ahead.

Posted: Today at 16:55

When you retire you  will have plenty of time to sit and stare and enjoy.

Apple Trees - Hopeless Cases?

Posted: Today at 16:52

Apple trees have a life span of good 4oyears and after that its down hill all the way,if pruning has done no good its telling you its time to go.

Any good books for beginners?

Posted: Today at 16:49

Monty dons book is good for the new beginner  .

Plants

Posted: Today at 16:47

holly trees only have prickles on the lower leaves to stop cattle eating it and soft leaves on top .

Growing pears in shade?

Posted: Today at 16:45

pears from your garden as apples will always taste better than supermarket.There is the scent,fresh taste and the joy of picking your own.As for growing in the shade ,I  have seen one today growing in the shade on golden valley with fruit , it needed pruning but edible fruit.

What's the star in your garden right now

Posted: Yesterday at 21:24

Geums  in allsorts of colours  and cosmos.

Potted plants for winter?

Posted: Yesterday at 21:20

I have just put heathers in pots out the front which will go through till spring.

hazel sticks

Posted: Yesterday at 20:51

you could grow your own,hazel grows quick and coppicing will give you those sticks or watch out when out and about for side of the road sells.

WEEDS

Posted: Yesterday at 20:49

vinegar does the trick, but only on the weed.

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Discussions started by flowering rose

Ford Abbey

Garden of delight! 
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Last Post: 11/08/2014 at 20:31

summer flowering ?

daffs are blooming in amongst the cosmos and sweetpeas 
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Last Post: 29/05/2014 at 20:14

spring bulbs in summer

daffodils 
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Last Post: 22/05/2014 at 20:54

wild flowers

in the verges 
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Last Post: 14/05/2014 at 19:17

Talkback: Fruit trees in spring

I agree ,fruit trees bring a lot of joy to a garden. The blossom is beautiful and looks confetti and the seeing the fruit on trees looks mar... 
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Last Post: 23/05/2014 at 03:25

next season

those basement bargains 
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Last Post: 06/04/2014 at 22:12

parks and commons

a haven for everyone 
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Last Post: 05/12/2013 at 20:47

The demise of the front garden.

have we fall out of love with the front garden? 
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Last Post: 10/01/2014 at 11:45

getting those plants in before the storm

wallflowers,persian carpet. 
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Last Post: 29/10/2013 at 21:43

the best buy

a bay tree 
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Last Post: 16/09/2013 at 17:31

Talkback: How to tackle house plant flies

sounds good advice about watering less and covering with gravel.I had noticed it was better when I did this so good to confirm. 
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Last Post: 18/01/2014 at 11:39

perparing for next year

from planting to choosing the bulbs 
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Last Post: 06/09/2013 at 22:23

roundabouts and flowering baskets

the council have done a good job 
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Last Post: 31/08/2013 at 23:11

danger-for-the-sparrows

sparrow hawk 
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Last Post: 17/08/2013 at 22:48

Where you see us growing -beware.....

bog grass 
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Last Post: 24/07/2013 at 13:33
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