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Swiss Chard

Posted: 18/01/2015 at 15:32

Chard is particularly easy to grow, sow water,pick eat! Swiss chard on toast is too good !!  Fry thin slice onion, little bit garlic in little bit of oil, add chopped chard leaves, let them wilt and serve in toast! Mmmmmmm 

Dahlia - still flowering

Posted: 13/10/2014 at 18:53

Thanks for all the advice - shall lift, trim when black and pop in garage  

Advice about the pond

Posted: 12/10/2014 at 21:37

What netting do u recommend for the best - I scoop oak leaves with a fishing net daily and I'm thinking this year some netting would be helpful. 

Dahlia - still flowering

Posted: 12/10/2014 at 21:33

i have my first small dahlia in a pot - it's still got lots of buds and is flowering its socks off - do I really have to lift it yet? Seems a shame as it's now at its best ! Some neighbours have theirs planted in our clay soil, all year round, would It be better to plant if? I can't decide what's best. 


Posted: 01/10/2014 at 23:38

Dove - just reading through and chilli brittle!!!!! This I need to know about - do u make it yourself?

Late perennials for the white garden

Posted: 30/09/2014 at 23:05

White pansies and viola for less height but good impact if planted tightly 

Wish list for seed and plant swap

Posted: 24/09/2014 at 22:33

Wow lyn, thank you - plants all received safe & sound thank you thank you 

Wish list for seed and plant swap

Posted: 23/09/2014 at 18:22

Arums on their way Lyn.


Vegetable Seed Swop

Posted: 20/09/2014 at 23:33

Bekkie Pls would u send me some borlotti seeds?  Is there anything u r looking for, that i could Send u?

Wish list for seed and plant swap

Posted: 20/09/2014 at 23:21

Thank you lyn - seeds arrived today - your a star  

I have white & pink Japanese anemone - pls p.m me those who'd like some. Its flowering at the mo but will post when ready. 

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