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Latest posts by flowering rose

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.

Feedback to Questions/Answers

Posted: 26/02/2013 at 13:49

I am not answering any more question papers or surveys as a nasty little virus upset my computer and I wondering if this is where it came from since it occurred after that.but then I know nothing how it works.

Reaching for the sky!

Posted: 26/02/2013 at 13:44

no,but if it did I would prune those off.

MOB rants

Posted: 26/02/2013 at 13:42

would like to know why in my road why people cant pick up rubbish and put in the bin ,when it has lain on the verge for at least a month,the perpetrator is not coming back to pick it up,it wont vanish (unless it blows my way),and no one else is.why look at such dirt and walk over it to get to the front door.grrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr....

Sweet Potatoes

Posted: 25/02/2013 at 15:42

I dont know the growing conditions but I know they are very veratile and tasy to eat and full of good things .

Discussions started by flowering rose

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

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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

roundabouts and flowering baskets

the council have done a good job 
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Last Post: 31/08/2013 at 23:11
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