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Latest posts by flowering rose

What's the star in your garden right now

Posted: 05/09/2013 at 18:46

cosmos is the star at the moment.

Japanese Knotweed

Posted: 05/09/2013 at 18:43

not japanese knot weed .leycesteria is what it is ,the stems are bamboo like with lovely shrimp flowers followed by blackberries.

Unknown bulbs

Posted: 05/09/2013 at 18:40

bluebells

Identify please

Posted: 03/09/2013 at 21:48

love in the mist which is very pretty and grows everywhere.

 

Blue Berries

Posted: 03/09/2013 at 21:47

They have to be in lime free soil,manured well or feed and do not prune for the first 3 years and water well.mind the birds do not get there first!

Apple trees

Posted: 03/09/2013 at 21:45

Why not give  the fruit away,if you cant donot prune and your crop will go down.

Help

Posted: 03/09/2013 at 21:43

I have Albertina ,you need to cut the suckers out ,6 leaved spindly growth,water well and feed ,dont prune too virgorous.

Gunnera manicata

Posted: 03/09/2013 at 21:41

Those are the flowers come seed part,I keep mine well watered and in winter fold the leaves over the flower heads to keep the frost at  bay.

 

What to do with your produce

Posted: 02/09/2013 at 10:59

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This one basket of many apples from one tree,cox s orange
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What to do with your produce

Posted: 02/09/2013 at 10:51

I eat what is in season,I make jams and jellies,Pickle some and freeze,but give some away to others or exchange.these days I dont need so much but enjoy the cooking and perserving as well as eating inseason  produce.

Discussions started by flowering rose

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: 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
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