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Latest posts by flowering rose

Bird Identification

Posted: 21/10/2013 at 14:41

sparrow hawk,beautiful birds .

Orange Tree Care

Posted: 21/10/2013 at 14:40

oh dear,well do not water until really dry and then water well,they do not like central heating .In summer they like to be out side and not watered until bone dry.so if thats in the front room with central heating and no ventilation it wont  thrive.

Must have natives?

Posted: 21/10/2013 at 14:37

comfrey,very good for the garden and if your brave you can eat it!a crab apple tree,Hazel tree,medlery tree,elder,and quince.

Large Bergenia

Posted: 18/10/2013 at 15:17

as nutculet says, i grow mine in clay soil and divide regurlarly and they flower in spring.

I've discovered something

Posted: 16/10/2013 at 16:32

oregan grape ,cant think of its name has spike like leaves and berries a bit like a grape ,jagged leaves and when cut has a yellow sap.I have one in the garden the birds love the fruit.wish i could remember the name.

Fuschia Cutting's

Posted: 16/10/2013 at 16:27

plant in pot with good drainage, the most inportant thing is not to over water and be patient and not tempted to pull out the cutting to soon,it might look dead but wait a little and it will come to life and also not to hot enviroment.some people use plant hormone or as  monty a vit c tablet but me I just stick  a heel cutting into the pot.

Foxglove Camelot Cream

Posted: 16/10/2013 at 16:22

I think half the fun is waiting to see what will come of the seed you collect,I collect seed and sometimes have poor results as well as the good.

What new veg varieties have you tried?

Posted: 16/10/2013 at 16:19

koi,is it called,planted it but never got round to eating it.

Foxglove Camelot Cream

Posted: 16/10/2013 at 16:17

only one way to find out ----sow and see!

Lawnmower Design and Use

Posted: 16/10/2013 at 16:16

The best lawn mower is the one i have had for years,although my husband would disagree.A push mower,involves no petrol,electric,or anything else and has a gentle sound .It is excercise ,it is green and lasts alot longer than the plastic kind.

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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