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Poetry corner (such an original title)

Posted: 17/09/2013 at 14:56

no,lovely poem,....I myself love poetry ..just I cant remember the lines these days.

planted tulips now, is this OK?

Posted: 17/09/2013 at 14:51

best to plant while the soil is warm.

Whats your plans for next year.

Posted: 17/09/2013 at 14:48

digging up the borders and starting again.

Poetry corner (such an original title)

Posted: 17/09/2013 at 14:47

and I give you....I walked out in my coat of pride and looked about on everyside....forgotten the rest.

Talkback: Cooking elderberries

Posted: 15/09/2013 at 13:40

elderberries must be removed from the stalks and be made into pies and juices.

And which pond plants to grow

Posted: 15/09/2013 at 13:37

water Iris ,water mint,a small waterlily,.

Preserving apple juice

Posted: 15/09/2013 at 13:31

I make it into a juice and you can keep in bottles but when opened must be kept in fridge and used within a fortnight or Ice cube the juice.

fallen leaves

Posted: 15/09/2013 at 13:28

I put mine in a plastic bag with a drainage hole in the bottom and ever so often after the bag is full ,water.leave till the following spring.

Agapanthus

Posted: 13/09/2013 at 19:50

I bring them into the shed the ones I have in pots and cover the others if very bad weather.I dont cut them back unless they are getting messy.

the best buy

Posted: 13/09/2013 at 19:46

I think your right.even indoor plants that i rescued are bargains ,in away I suppose the nursing back to health is what I like ,since that was my job(humans) .

Discussions started by flowering rose

plastic taking over the garden.

the growth of plastic flowers 
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Last Post: 02/05/2016 at 16:34

the use of garlic

garlic and its uses 
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Last Post: 24/04/2015 at 13:20

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: 28/12/2014 at 21:28

perparing for next year

from planting to choosing the bulbs 
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Last Post: 06/09/2013 at 22:23
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