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Latest posts by flowering rose

Cress question

Posted: 16/10/2013 at 12:07

I have grown it on a earth mat and just watered ,need to eat it before it goes tough and dont plant it,it grows in river and streams so your changing its habit,best to eat from the supermarket and sow some seesds.

I've discovered something

Posted: 16/10/2013 at 12:04

I have often found that hidden treasure as your clearing up for winter and it always lovely to find a flower blooming or growing when you thought you lost it.and I thought the bulbs i bought were nerver going to flower and they have,lovrly white flowers with a purple center much like a day lily,that was a surprise.

Good Berries

Posted: 16/10/2013 at 12:00

pryagantha,lovely for birds and lovely white flowers in spring plus good protection.

Ideas for 2 spare old railyway sleepers

Posted: 16/10/2013 at 11:58

raised flower bed box or veg.or seat covered in camoille.

Poached this morning!

Posted: 16/10/2013 at 11:54

oats a good way of lowering that old thing called closterol,groan.

No flowers on Jasminium Officinale

Posted: 16/10/2013 at 10:34

I do not know but if you find the answer let me know ,I have two I planted recently and no flowers ,My neighbours which comes through the fence flowers and my winter jasmine is just showing its yellow flowers.It may need time to establish or cutting back or not toomuch feed.

Moles AND Crane flies

Posted: 16/10/2013 at 10:30

Craneflies have a very short life how ever horrid they are and starlings love to eat the grubs of these gritters.keep the windows shut at dusk is one way of avoiding .

Poached this morning!

Posted: 16/10/2013 at 10:27

My own Quince jam on porridge followed by my own blackcurrant juice and of course a cuppa.

Honey fungus

Posted: 16/10/2013 at 10:25

I too had a willow that grew from a cutting and it got too big for the garden dispite being cut back but it did after being cut down and the trunk left in the garden as seat ,devolope the honey fungus on it for awhile.I think it might of sucummed to this if we had left it as it was going pale green with black spotson the leaves but more than this it would of been better to of got rid of the remains either by burning or a trip to the tip.

Aspects of a plant pot?

Posted: 15/10/2013 at 15:53

plant pots made out of wood do not last well and if treated have to wait to use.They do look nice but they need a liner as you will need to perserve the wood .

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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