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What you haveeaten today?

Posted: 02/03/2013 at 19:05

vegetable soup and home made pasties.

MOB rants

Posted: 27/02/2013 at 15:25

Hi clogger head,to organise my neighbours to as much clean the their own front path would take a major operation since most don't talk to each other and think it beneath them to do so.So I think I am just going to have to do it myself ....off to get a brush and barrow ,see you .

neighbours extention!

Posted: 27/02/2013 at 15:16

I have the same problem from my kitchen window I have now the equivalent of a toilet block where once a garden stood.I like you want to cover this from sight.I am planning on a trellis along the fence with my favorite Montana clematis to climb ,if possible over the block as well!!!

Plant Suggestions please

Posted: 27/02/2013 at 15:12

How about a few Annuals to brighten up the fence,Marigolds,Godetia,stocks,old fashion cottage type plants too,Lupins,Hollyhocks,Delphiniums and Tobacco plants with scent,plants to give scent and welcome when people come to your door.

Cleaning greenhouses

Posted: 27/02/2013 at 15:04

I use only washing up liquid ,its the safest in my opinion .

Can I plant a lawn on heavy clay

Posted: 27/02/2013 at 15:01

I have heavy clay soil lawn with a under ground spring running through it and on  a hill,nothing is impossible and yes it gets water logged but I try to keep off until spring and of course if there is no deluge of rain it dries out.

allotment vandalism !!

Posted: 27/02/2013 at 14:56

Bored youngsters or mindless adults,its no excuse .

planting on verge.

Posted: 27/02/2013 at 14:45

It is lovely to see someone taking a pride in the front of their home and giving a lovely display.Today as I walk my area,most front gardens are taking up for brick drive ways and piles of grit and not a flower in sight.(90% )and only a few gardens with flowers.

garden themed cruises

Posted: 27/02/2013 at 14:38

as in cruising up and down the Thames ?or gardens that back on to rivers sounds interesting .

Wistera - a good dark coloured one - any ideas ?

Posted: 27/02/2013 at 14:34

I don't know the name of the variety but  a cottage I know has a very dark one against a grey wall back ground and it looks fabulous when it comes out.

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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