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Latest posts by flowering rose

Disappearing bulbs

Posted: 10/04/2014 at 10:33

I have this problem because of the heavy and over wet soil of clay and pesky lily beetles .

Morning Glory

Posted: 10/04/2014 at 10:31

some sort of mesh they don't like being transplanted and are not as tough as there sister plant bindweed.

Buddleias

Posted: 08/04/2014 at 21:22

you may have pruned to hard or their natural span of life has come to an end ,about 5 years in my garden and I always take stick cuttings.

seedlings progress ... week 4

Posted: 08/04/2014 at 21:19

put them out into  a cold frame until they are ready and frosts are no threat.

cosmos

Posted: 08/04/2014 at 21:14

no,at least I have never done so and bloom o.k.

What's eating my clematis?

Posted: 08/04/2014 at 21:12

yep,slugs really do ,and so do snails

 

Bay Tree trouble

Posted: 07/04/2014 at 14:59

I don't know but it looks like lace wings have attacked it or some sort mould.

My garden clean up

Posted: 06/04/2014 at 21:37

that is very good , hope others will copy your good work,

pinks

Posted: 06/04/2014 at 21:35

best to wait until frost danger is over and that they have rooted well.

Homemade bug sprays

Posted: 06/04/2014 at 21:31

garlic is a good one ,made by putting a clove into a bottle of water and leave for a day before use. It helps but you need other protection as well or soapy water is another,its on going battle.

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? 
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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

Norfolk a haven of wildlife

Barn owls on the fens 
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Last Post: 24/06/2013 at 22:28

breathing life into faded plastic chairs.

new life for the garden set set. 
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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... 
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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. 
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Last Post: 24/02/2013 at 12:15

The weather

The lost art of observation 
Replies: 7    Views: 379
Last Post: 10/02/2013 at 15:14
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