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Latest posts by Gardengirl..

Received 48 perennial plugs, but what do I do next?

Posted: 01/10/2014 at 21:05

Mine got planted out a while ago and the cat nip has started flowering this week, my Echinacea have been nibbled at and the achillea are doing well  


Posted: 01/10/2014 at 20:56

Hello all

Done some digging of the horse poo added a lot of straw to help with composting had a robin singing and looking at me but did not come get any bugs, spotted a small wren

Cleared some pots ready to be planted, went had a look at station garden still looking ok and cleared all the rubbish

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 01/10/2014 at 20:43

Thanks GWRS for info on fencing great idea

Fruitcake what you measure for and what did you mean by hanging

Do any of you get horse manure? I been adding straw to the load I got in the garden to help with composting better

Has any one made a gardening cake before

Posted: 01/10/2014 at 20:15

Thanks all I have brought green icing block and some small colour pack of icing and glue, not sure it will look like any of them Dove they are too good -  but will try

Has any one made a gardening cake before

Posted: 01/10/2014 at 13:16

Hi going to try making a gardening cake as we are celebrating adopting a railway station garden for 1 whole year

Just wondering has anyone made a gardening cake

any tips and any pics?


Posted: 01/10/2014 at 12:24

Hello Forkers

DD really like you pics especially the Rudbecki flower

Lesley K thank you so much for the voucher in advanced, I think it was you liking the mallow plant I have in the garden if you pm me your address I could send you some seeds when they are ready if you want them 

Woody you should meet up with Dove in one of the gardens enjoy your journey

Yvie glad you got a good parcel of plants

Busy-Lizzie I think the man coming to look at your garden will love it, the garden looks great off the pics I have seen

Hello all

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 01/10/2014 at 11:13

GWRS  That looks sooooooo  Amazing well done for clearing it all so quickly looks a great half plot now

what is your green fencing material?   

keep the pics coming    


Posted: 30/09/2014 at 16:50

Lesley K that is a shame about your voucher could you travel further to get it

Hello Beaus Mum


Posted: 30/09/2014 at 16:16

Matty2  did you get the gw mag and free bulb voucher, I got free bulbs yesterday Tulip Charade looks similar to the one you have wrote down when looked up orange colour and red bits 

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 30/09/2014 at 15:37

Ginagibbs I watch Sean's allotment on Youtube -  he did spend a good amount of time in one video taking down the runner beans,  there is good advice on his hort channel me a fan

I watch a few on Youtube Rick van man, Claire's allotment, Katie's allotment great watching them all and get good information and something to watch that is good

Discussions started by Gardengirl..

Has any one made a gardening cake before

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Anyone know what this is?

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No GW tonight so watch this

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Have not seen him for a bit 
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can't get to last page help

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plants for part shade/ full shade

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Plant cuttings?

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problem with forum

seed swap forum can't read new posts 
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Making wildflower turf

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