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lawn brown ead and dying patches...

Posted: 23/08/2012 at 12:42

well... i saw the boss... told him my concerns and and thoughts and how it happened to my lawn.. asked htem about other clients who complained the same too.. and after a rather heated discussion.. they have given me the rest of this years treatments free of charge and 50% off next year.. and will replace any lawn that does not grow back properly..

what a result.. thou they are still not omitting responsibility for the damage but are giving me this as a sign of good will..  that kinda of response is actually omitting it to me.. but i am happy with that result..just wish i could find out all the others and ge them to go for it..

Hurrah! New Gardening Prog.

Posted: 23/08/2012 at 12:38

thanks sotongeoff.. will give it a look

Hurrah! New Gardening Prog.

Posted: 23/08/2012 at 10:36

can anyone tell what channel beechgrove is on.. never heard of it .

What a great series!

Posted: 21/08/2012 at 15:33

@david K... he has done it already.,. missed that he nearly went other week when he was planting some of the deeper plants.. it woudl make my friday night to see that


Posted: 21/08/2012 at 15:31

lovely pics gary.. i saw a couple of red admirals today on teh cycle path.. beautiful.. my buddlehias have been brimming with brown butterflies with  yellow dots.. they all seem to be coming out in this warm weather..

were supposed to get rain today but none as of yet.. maybe at weekend.. need to plant some autumn plants and the ground is so hard.

What a great series!

Posted: 20/08/2012 at 19:49

love nigel too.. he is a rogue.. thou was kinda hoping monty would fall in the pond.. and nigel jump in after him

can anyone tell me what the tall white flowered plant was either side of monty when he walked in through the arch way near beginning of programme please.


Posted: 20/08/2012 at 19:46

@robot.. thats is the most beautiful picture i have seen on here... amazing.. you are awarded the gold medal for that one.. it is briliant.

Ash Tree Stump

Posted: 20/08/2012 at 19:43

@mattbeer87.. good grief..  they do themselves in the most awkward places dont they maybe be better off with an axe if you can get your hands on one.. easier to use when trying to chop in a confined area.. .. concrete is a pain.. all way down our one side we have large lumps of it from neighbours fences.. when they replace they just put post on the inside of one and never dig them out.. we have lost 2 ft all down oneside when we put our patio wall up to avoid the damn things.. do annoying.. we did break sum up with a sledge hammer but damned hard going.

just keep at it.. you will get the blighter out soon..

What's the weather like in your area?

Posted: 19/08/2012 at 09:35

very hot here already.. 21 in shady patio area.. just off myself to do some pottin up and deadheading and watering.. as yesterday was not as hot at this time..and htat was bad enough for me..

Spring Bulbs

Posted: 19/08/2012 at 09:31

@mattbeer87. do you lift those each year.. as i planted some my mum gave me.. in pot first year.. then planted out in garden and nothing since..

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