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Latest posts by flowering rose

weeping willow

Posted: 22/11/2013 at 16:17

I have grown a weeping willow from  a twig (3 times in fact) and it grew into a beautiful tree but too big for the garden and needed pollarding every winter to keep it in shape. We took it down later.

Can you get a Bay Plant?

Posted: 22/11/2013 at 16:13

In answer to above if it was hard  to grow on ,no easy and clip it into shape easy too!

Can you get a Bay Plant?

Posted: 21/11/2013 at 20:14

i bought my bay tree as a very small plant in  a pot and now have one big healthy tree which cost £1.50.

Crabapples,

Posted: 21/11/2013 at 20:11

i have made jelly from different crabtrees and love the differant colours and varities.

ADVICE NEEDED...lupins from seed

Posted: 18/11/2013 at 14:47

I put mine in pots and in the shed and keep them watered .They have survied better than  in the ground .

Talkback: How to make a bird bath

Posted: 18/11/2013 at 14:44

she is right they are never far away,best not to leave any loose food about .To tell the truth they climb anything if they want but the best is clear up dropped food and let the local come in to do some rat catching but not bird  catching so leave food containers well away from any ground cover but near a bush so they can dive in if a sparrow hawk is about.

little know facts

Posted: 15/11/2013 at 14:30

I use to work on  a neuro ward.and when you come to think of it where do we all come from in the very beginning.

Help, my plant seems to be dying!

Posted: 15/11/2013 at 14:27

I would put it out doors where it really wants to be as its hates central heating.as dove says,but hey you done well to keep it going.

Watering my greenhouse

Posted: 15/11/2013 at 14:24

you could just damp the soil but dont over do it and only once in awhile.

Talkback: Autumn tidying in the garden

Posted: 15/11/2013 at 14:22

well take care,although running around with hoover sounds fun I bet you would rather be outside.

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. 
Replies: 1    Views: 294
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 
Replies: 4    Views: 439
Last Post: 31/08/2013 at 23:11

danger-for-the-sparrows

sparrow hawk 
Replies: 6    Views: 391
Last Post: 17/08/2013 at 22:48

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

bog grass 
Replies: 5    Views: 464
Last Post: 24/07/2013 at 13:33
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