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Latest posts by flowering rose

Crazy paving

Posted: 26/07/2014 at 20:33

take it and re- place with grass which looks nice and is life and not as cold and dead like gravel which is over taking this country and only ends up looking horrid and weedy and is not the answer to being lazy!dont follow the craze,some small ,very small gardens it  suits  but that is all.

Talkback: Water butts and hoverflies

Posted: 26/07/2014 at 20:29

yes that's what I do too!

can I BARE ROOT MY ROSES

Posted: 26/07/2014 at 20:26

my mother who use to move all the time and take her roses with her ,made sure she watered them well when they found their new home.

My Clematis Montana is wilting - what should I do?

Posted: 26/07/2014 at 20:25

montania are best in the ground as they grow fast and spread they are not for the pot really your better with a smaller variety.Keep well watered every day for the first year and when the growing season starts ,they do not like being dry.they need feeding and pruned in the right season .Montainia s are hardy if planted in the ground and can be pruned hard if they over take there plot.

70ft Garden - making it awesome for least cost!

Posted: 26/07/2014 at 15:57

it does not have to be expensive , what is important is your enjoyment of gardening and what you learn.

Talkback: Water butts and hoverflies

Posted: 26/07/2014 at 15:54

they will breed in any standing water,they will get in any tiny opening and water left lying about in pots or buckets will encourage them to breed that s why its important to empty any water lying about in pots and empty the water butt  ever so often.

Passion Flower

Posted: 15/07/2014 at 19:58

you may need to water well and feed ,

Aloe Vera Issues

Posted: 12/07/2014 at 14:23

and  don't water it to often and feed only in summer once a month.

apple tree

Posted: 05/07/2014 at 21:18

it may be that you have not pruned it  .

Mice at my strawberries

Posted: 05/07/2014 at 21:16

I had  real little giggle the other day, I heard a shuffle in the grass and I spotted a wood mouse( a young one) he tried to climb up the pole to the bird feeder but he slid all the way to the bottom clinging on with his paws ,he finally climbed up the grass and on to the feeder where he slid through the small wire gap! so sweet which was more than I could say for the two visiting rats!!!

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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