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Posted: 23/02/2015 at 18:26

Lesley I bring bags of compost in and sow seeds inside when early in the year

I have just ordered sunflower collection from Sarah raven for just p+p of 2.50 from offer in Garden news mag and got free sunflower seeds this week with mag too

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 23/02/2015 at 15:45

Victoria you have done brilliant is it just you? did you keep any of the pallet fence or planters?  can't remember if I asked you where are you

Ginagibbs nice to get a freebie

Stagbeetle did you get good info on what grows well from the lady?

Garden News seeds

Posted: 23/02/2015 at 13:06

Oneofseven I will have to look out for those seeds sound interesting will look out for the at W... GC

NGCARDS good to get nice seed compost, I have not sown the Aquilegia just yet - let us know when they germinate and any pictures

Think in a week or two I will need to put the plastic gh 5 tier up so I can sow more seeds they will get nice lot of light then

You think the subscribers should get the best deal 

I got my GN mag today sunflowers great seeds lets see if I can grow a tall one try and win - I will wait till half way though March to start sowing them I think


Posted: 23/02/2015 at 12:52

Hello all

Left shoulder still really sore so not up to much,  most of all the 20 cells of broad beans are up and going to go into the cold frame, my celery seeds have germinated

I been getting notifications today amazing not had them for a year so good to get them back

Growing Sweet Peas 2014/2015

Posted: 23/02/2015 at 12:42

Question is dwarf sweet peas the same as hanging basket sweet peas?  so I can use them in a basket


Garden News seeds

Posted: 23/02/2015 at 11:00

Oneofseven not seen pelleted seeds was that the free lobelia seeds from last year?  not opened them, or any of the ones from GN for 2014 I had too many other seeds to sow but will try some this year  

Perki goodie that your Aquilegia seeds germinated   

One of my new little seedling of the delphinium has come up and got 3 leaves not 2 gained one

Realised bed surprise!

Posted: 23/02/2015 at 10:46

Tootles have you got OH to build you any more?  have you added any compost to your raised bed

Growing Sweet Peas 2014/2015

Posted: 22/02/2015 at 17:45

I now have Turquoise Lagoon sweet peas free with Garden Answers until Thursday they change colour and have nice fragrant  


Posted: 22/02/2015 at 17:41

Hello all

Been doing the volunteering walking around the local park for the conservation day doing litter picking was dry before lunch but cold due to wind some areas were so muddy, my left shoulder is saw it was heavy rubbish and lots of it,  while having lunch it started raining so home time - put cream on shoulder now heat pack  - been raining lots since home

Mrs Garden nice pics apple trees  look ok, thinning out could do with a bit more but height looks fine

Seed Sowing Time Yet?

Posted: 22/02/2015 at 17:31

The celery seeds are up and so are the broad beans so exciting seeing the seeds come up

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