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Latest posts by flowering rose

Clematis for Windy Area

Posted: 07/05/2014 at 20:52

a montania  type are very hardy and strong and can take most things.

Do cameilla's actually grow?????

Posted: 07/05/2014 at 20:50

have got it lime free soil and it is also  important  to water in autumn  and in spring as feed also.

British Red Cross Open Gardens

Posted: 07/05/2014 at 20:47

Its good idea to go and visit these gardens to ideas on what you can do as well enjoy.

Hedgehog Free

Posted: 07/05/2014 at 20:45

I think you have done a good job,well done! wish I could see some where I am ,have not seen any for years .

Can anyone tell me what this insect is

Posted: 07/05/2014 at 20:43

A crane fly, the starlings love to eat the grubs ,they are usual about  autumn time and they do not live long and don't do any harm .

Frogspawn

Posted: 05/05/2014 at 19:08

if you have fish ,they will of snacked on some but you will find they have hatched ,look closer at the water.

Privett hedge problem

Posted: 05/05/2014 at 19:07

maybe its been cut to harsh in winter .

wild flowers

Posted: 05/05/2014 at 19:04

it is truly a lovely place to walk , along a river and through apple orchards .Its where we walked our dogs until recently one had to be put sleep and the other is an old boy too and can no longer walk far. but we do walk here on our own now and enjoy the countryside.

Clematis and fir trees

Posted: 05/05/2014 at 18:59

I would cut them down as they will cause nothing but trouble and turn the soil acid .My neighbour allowed one to climb a leylandi and although it looked great for a time it became just as much a problem and the trees had to be cut down as they over took not only his garden but the one next door.

chestnut tree

Posted: 05/05/2014 at 18:53

Yes grew one from  a conker in fact I still find ones growing with the conkers I threw away.They are easy to grow but you have to have a big garden to grow one. 

Discussions started by flowering rose

Talkback: Harvesting apples

I have grown apple trees from sticks stuck in the ground ,hoping to see apples next year and what kind.They are a couple of feet now .Love... 
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Last Post: 17/10/2014 at 20:11

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
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