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Latest posts by gardeningfantic

barking dogs

Posted: 11/09/2013 at 11:27

the sonic sounder is ok.. i think it might deter foxes but it is designed for dog hearing.. and many show owners use them i believe to train their dogs.. but not sure only waht it said on the add.

What's the star in your garden right now

Posted: 11/09/2013 at 11:22

i know chicky.. was rather something.. i stayed behind the bushes so as not to frighten it off or it leaves the bird and i dont like clearing it up..

Get it off your chest

Posted: 11/09/2013 at 11:19

i have my settings set to last page.. but it makes no difference.. so frustrating.. as i cant remember which was the last pages i commented on.. so have to plough threw them to check nay responses needing replys..

oh well


Moans about GW

Posted: 11/09/2013 at 11:10

i love them both.. GW and Beechgrove.. and i am fed up with teh lack of GW this year as cancelled for sports and tennis and so on. why cant it be shown later time or another day.. and it really shoul dbe on for an hour at least.. over the whole week it totals 1 hour with the both.. so strange for a gardening loving nation..

and before we know it it will be finishing for the winter..

What's the star in your garden right now

Posted: 10/09/2013 at 15:32

i took some of bees today as one bubble bee as gigantic.. it was about 2 ins long.. but the pictures are not too good sorry as very windy and all kept moving about





 then one of these swooped in....



 and this is all that was left of a pegion....





What's the star in your garden right now

Posted: 10/09/2013 at 15:21


 and these trailing geraniums are doing very well still... i take cutting from them each year to make sure i dont lose them.. they mix togther so well..




seed share

Posted: 09/09/2013 at 15:01

@lizzy B woudl love some cosmos also.. my list is some pages back.. and i have added soem threw the pages.. must do a new one i think

and sorry to everyone waitin for their seeds.. was going to collect some scabious this  weekend.. but the rain hindered and i got given tickets to the Bestival so spent weekend there instead..

some amazing music.. but Elton John was the best.. fatboy slim and snoop doggy dog were great also.. and there was lots of local bands playing.. superb weekend.. even with the rain.. my poncho and wellies worked fine.. didnt dampen anyones spirit.. cant belive it is 10 years since i went to the first one..

Get it off your chest

Posted: 08/09/2013 at 17:58

i tell you what is buggin me at mo.. the damn go to last read on this forum.. fed up with having to click to the last page listed then click to the next one and so on why cant it take me straight to it.. i do not have time to click and click and click

seed share

Posted: 08/09/2013 at 17:57

oh right..... diddy.. you had me there for a moment...

seed share

Posted: 08/09/2013 at 10:50

stacey.. it might well be them.. it is the time for them to grow from seed between now and november.. fingers crossed its not the squirrels...


diddy... that is gorgeous.. shame it wont grow here..

Discussions started by gardeningfantic

CAn anyone name this plant for me please

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globe thistle cut back..

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can anyone id this plant for me please

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Mr Monty Don at Ventnor Down to Earth Evening

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GW free tulips in oct issue

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Talkback: Putting hardy gerberas to the test

i love these i have had them for the last 3 years and they do very well.. dont even mind snow.. i split mine last year as they had got pot f... 
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i got yr messges 
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Everyones tips for diseases/aphids/mildew/diseases etc..

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when do I sow primrose seeds

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Talkback: Cockchafers

we have these in our garden all the time during season.. thou not so many this year as previous years.. o/h calls them maybugs.. but they ar... 
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sorry me again.. can anyone name these for me....

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