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Posted: 26/03/2013 at 13:53

thorny with a scent of humour.

Vistors had a party yesterday

Posted: 25/03/2013 at 15:48

I saw pergine in Scotland one year a very remote spot ,he had those talons (yellow) and that beak,it was horrible to watch him take a blackbird and fly off to spot to eat him alive,I didt forget that,but it was his lunch.

patchy grass

Posted: 25/03/2013 at 13:10

you would need a very hardy type of seed that take the punishment of use .I am thinking of rye grass you best asking the garden shop.

Bug box

Posted: 25/03/2013 at 13:06

on mine it said in sunny spot protected from bad weather in short,

Roses

Posted: 25/03/2013 at 13:04

I have also tried this with out success and wondering to put them in very poor soil and out side to elements to create the conditions they would growing in in the wild.

fruit bushes

Posted: 25/03/2013 at 12:59

you should also do it to gooseberry bushes to stop sawfly,they dont like the space or air that circulates if you do this,I have just done mine and it does help,having had a very bad bout of sawfly on them some two years ago.

experiences with free offers of plants

Posted: 25/03/2013 at 12:55

I don't do that any more,as applied for many free pkts and I only had one weedy pkt and no reply from the others.

Weeds from next door

Posted: 25/03/2013 at 12:53

I have similar problem with one of the gardens(in fact there are 5 gardens in all that run into mine and all are problem)that the person in question has lost interest and does no gardening hence I have a huge Rhododendron growing up my hawthorn tree and allsorts of over grown bushes and shrubs.We just lean over and hack at it ever so often but unless we get really nasty (which  one wouldnot want to) there is not a lot else.I chop off what comes over and pull the ivy away,annoying.

is will you use the extra hour next weekend

Posted: 25/03/2013 at 12:45

will be lucky to get out with the next big wind chill coming in from Russia.

inches

Posted: 24/03/2013 at 17:09

yes,My husband sent me to the ironmongers when I was a young lass to ask for a left handled sky hook.don't trust anyone these days.

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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