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Latest posts by flowering rose

spring bulbs in summer

Posted: 19/05/2014 at 23:05

I bought some daffodils that were going cheap in the end of season bargain bin.I planted them so as they would ready for next year ,I didt expect them to start growing and flowering .They are growing and one in bud and all looking healthy.Is this climate change or confused daffodils

White fly on box

Posted: 19/05/2014 at 22:40

soapy water.

The hedgehogs are back

Posted: 19/05/2014 at 22:39

that's lovely to hear as for a long time now there has been no hedgehogs here.

Cuckoo

Posted: 19/05/2014 at 22:37

what a lovely dog, just like my dog except mine now is very old ,he came from  a farm that treated him badly .He is scared of sheep although he use to round up children.

Slugs and Snails

Posted: 19/05/2014 at 22:31

my self, this my recipe , boil a pint of water put a clove  in, leave to cool and when cooled put water with clove in spray bottle  and top up with  water (it will come stronger).

Plant ID please

Posted: 17/05/2014 at 17:47

the top one is a weed .the others not sure.

Possible Hawthorn disease

Posted: 17/05/2014 at 17:45

my hawthorn is the same,looks like its dying a lot of dead wood and in the winds it lost a few branches.It has a few flowers ,I think its a virus as I have lost a few trees this year.

Gardener's World and the average gardener

Posted: 17/05/2014 at 17:38

I think dear old Monty,god bless him, perhaps lives a different life to many of us and where a couple hundred pounds for example may be nothing to him ,it is to others.Of course he cant cater for everyone and he is interesting and gives good advice,you just have to laugh at let it pass. Carol for me is more nearer to my line of thought .

Cuckoo

Posted: 17/05/2014 at 17:30

I have heard  one on the Mendips  this year while out riding  but it is becoming rarer as their numbers plunge.

Eating horsetails

Posted: 17/05/2014 at 17:22

I think you may need to look it up in a modern herb book as it can be a lethal plant if used in the wrong way.

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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