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Latest posts by flowering rose

do i need to nip sideshoots on baby toms ?

Posted: 14/04/2014 at 19:22

yes.

Trees

Posted: 11/04/2014 at 20:00

get rid of them, they will become  a problem and you will be unable to grow anything.

Saving rotten wooden trellises

Posted: 11/04/2014 at 19:58

it needs re-placing.

Best multi purpose compost this year ?

Posted: 11/04/2014 at 19:56

50 litres at B+Q ,verne type.very good.

grey squirrels

Posted: 11/04/2014 at 19:55

some trees shed their bark naturally and is nothing to do with squirrels.

seeds

Posted: 11/04/2014 at 19:53

if you go to Aldi ,you can 5 pkts of seeds for a £1 ,the cost of postage,if you look in pound shops you may find bargains there . Also you could keep an eye out for plants outside homes going free or very cheaply and asking friends or neighbours for seeds and cuttings .

Slugs

Posted: 10/04/2014 at 10:50

After years of trying to be friendly to snails and slugs and at the same time kind to birds ,the only nasty way to be is a quick death to the snails and slugs (in boiling water) and then feed to birds ,no toxins .Hate it  but no alternative.

What's digging up lawn?

Posted: 10/04/2014 at 10:46

Badger .

Music in the Garden

Posted: 10/04/2014 at 10:45

just  heard Campton races doodah, coming from  a far corner of a garden. Is it A) a phone lost B) a toy C)or  a insane gardener listening to nursery rhymes.

Horse Manure - what to do with it

Posted: 10/04/2014 at 10:40

it has to well rotted before putting on plants.

Discussions started by flowering rose

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? 
Replies: 30    Views: 1166
Last Post: 10/01/2014 at 11:45

getting those plants in before the storm

wallflowers,persian carpet. 
Replies: 8    Views: 438
Last Post: 29/10/2013 at 21:43

the best buy

a bay tree 
Replies: 3    Views: 297
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. 
Replies: 1    Views: 187
Last Post: 18/01/2014 at 11:39

perparing for next year

from planting to choosing the bulbs 
Replies: 7    Views: 401
Last Post: 06/09/2013 at 22:23

roundabouts and flowering baskets

the council have done a good job 
Replies: 4    Views: 319
Last Post: 31/08/2013 at 23:11

danger-for-the-sparrows

sparrow hawk 
Replies: 6    Views: 283
Last Post: 17/08/2013 at 22:48

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

bog grass 
Replies: 5    Views: 344
Last Post: 24/07/2013 at 13:33

Norfolk a haven of wildlife

Barn owls on the fens 
Replies: 6    Views: 293
Last Post: 24/06/2013 at 22:28

breathing life into faded plastic chairs.

new life for the garden set set. 
Replies: 8    Views: 956
Last Post: 09/05/2013 at 16:12

Talkback: Plant diseases and busy Lizzies

is it because we are inporting more plants and the movement of people round the world.we are no longer confined to area and this makes for v... 
Replies: 1    Views: 265
Last Post: 19/03/2013 at 20:34

is re-cyling your green bin ,a good thing?

Chemical found in lawn clippings set to contaminate for years. 
Replies: 8    Views: 544
Last Post: 24/02/2013 at 12:15

The weather

The lost art of observation 
Replies: 7    Views: 375
Last Post: 10/02/2013 at 15:14
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