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New allotment OMG...

Posted: 14/10/2014 at 20:12

Fruitcake are they in something in the jar?   never had much not sure if I even like it

sounds like you done well with getting bits off the other allotmenteer's

Ginagibbs did you get pics 

Another caterpiller to ID

Posted: 14/10/2014 at 20:04

Looked up found it I think - Pale Tussock moth caterpillar

http://www.wildlifeinsight.com/Insight/?page_id=6679

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 14/10/2014 at 19:50

Hello all

MrsGarden it is a new series hope you will be able to catch there has been 4 or 5 tv shows

Just watching Freeview 109 wild gardens interesting

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 13/10/2014 at 23:40

I am here just did not have computer - as not mine  Night Yvie

I was watching under the dome on 5 I so like this programme

Counted up the bulbs still to plant that is 291 did have 299 just for home garden that is the ones I brought and there is a few to plant that I dug up to plant back into the ground and 6 for station as well  oh and a few to put somewhere from a container that I want to re-do  so not too many to plant then

Growing Sweet Peas 2014/2015

Posted: 13/10/2014 at 23:33

No for you David K forgot to put that, just wondered as they are small plants best in autumn or spring

Vandalism!

Posted: 13/10/2014 at 23:31

That is terrible lots of prickly plant could help like pansyface said try roses and holly

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 13/10/2014 at 23:24

Bulbs I mainly got are tulips orange and purple/burgundy for pots, some daffs - also got a special bulb parcel containing some good bulbs, It takes a few weeks from order to arrival    

http://www.dejager.co.uk/_-Special-Bulb-Parcel-_product/?pid=26576

I used green manure from T&M same as you GWRS and from  http://seeds-plants.mr-fothergills.co.uk/search?w=green%20manure#.VDxPJbd0xjo for separate mixes - it add nutrients to the soil to improve it too,  stops the rain washing out all the goodness

Woo2 you will have to plan your garden - so when you can garden you know what you can do or be nosy on internet looking at bulbs and plants stuff

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 13/10/2014 at 21:41

lots of bulbs arrived today for me to plant sometime at least with all the rain the ground is easier to dig

lots of bits to do here in the garden long list,  like making a cold frame for the sweet peas to go in when I sow them soon, is nice being busy out in the garden 

Growing Sweet Peas 2014/2015

Posted: 13/10/2014 at 21:25

have you sown dwarf sweet peas at this time of year or is it best to do in spring

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 13/10/2014 at 20:15

GWRS glad you got a mower is the grass cut now

Fruitcake how is your allotment

all this rain can't get out in to the garden much 

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