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May In Your Garden

Posted: 29/05/2012 at 18:02

@rob.. lovely pictures... one with iris is gorgeous and the ducks.. so cute.

@inkadog.. rain.. i am praying for that here.. all butts are empty.. and qetting desperate.. draining bath water down.. thou sucking on end of hose from right up top house.. was rather a struggle.. thought i might need A & E..

Fork Handles

Posted: 29/05/2012 at 17:57

i am so sorry.. i got carried away.. didnt know of other scores.. getting all confused..

do you question asker actual have the answers written down or are you changing them becasue you smoked the cigar

i can not think anymore it is so so hot!!

Help - pricing toms

Posted: 29/05/2012 at 09:40

yes selling out.. i had to plant some more runner beans as sold all extra ones and had people wanting more... so i planted up extra 20 for them at 25p each and htey went... very fast.. only cost me compost.. so not worried.. as they bought some flowers plants at same time..

i ahve to say i sold £52 worth of plants in last 3 days.. amazed.. everyone is starting to think about their tubs and summer colour.. amazing what a little sunshine will do. and they are all 3 for £1.50 or the larger perennials are £1.00 each.. so all plants have nearly gone.. so not so much to water now

Help - pricing toms

Posted: 29/05/2012 at 09:38

well done!  i sold my excess in front garden.. as i do with all my plants.. for 25p each..

May In Your Garden

Posted: 29/05/2012 at 09:35

@debbie11.. yes leave doors and windows open.. i have had mine open through the night as well.. thou close door slightly as the pesky sea gull gets in there..

also..and this may sound strange.. but is use old net curtains to shade mine.. they still let light in and are cheaper than proper shading.. and i just hold in with insulation clips..  thou on one side that gets full sun all day it has proper stuff on outside as easier to fit..

@inkadog.. well they look good.. i love natural stuff in the garden

Fork Handles

Posted: 28/05/2012 at 19:46

oooh.. does that me the leader.. and i dont like cigars.. 

Fork Handles

Posted: 28/05/2012 at 19:19

1. cats paw

2. money plant

3. sweet potatoe

4. glass flower

5. rake

6. forbs plant

7. jumping beans

8. canterbury bells

9. lampost

10. peacock

May In Your Garden

Posted: 28/05/2012 at 18:36

@inkadog..you have been busy.. can i see stone walls in the back ground.. if so gorgeous.. would love those in my garden.. but cant convince hubby on them.. he is such a sour puss at times

@wintersong.. right. thanks.. this is first itme have one.. so have no knowledge of them..so all hints and knowledge welcome in my corner and would love to see picie of your hostas.. love htem.. have loads in up and coming woodland shaded garden... i am after a ghost all white one.. to go with all the green.. should stand out in the shade.. as i think white always does.

i have not done garden much..too hot..got so burnt on arms yesterday..they stung in the sun today.. so stayed in doors and poted up my varigated yucca.

B&Q M.Purpose Compost Issues.

Posted: 28/05/2012 at 12:43

i have been using j arthurs bowers 3 for £11.00 they are 6olitre bags.. best i can get.. i do not buy cheaper that that as no good.. i have not found anything more than small bits of plastic on one and few twigs.. but last eyar i found they were all fir/hairy type stuff.. which clogged my seive.. took them back and got a replacement.

must say all my plants are doing well (mind you need some rain) and seedlings have done ok this year.. not really any diff from last year.

 

watering garden with water from a shower

Posted: 28/05/2012 at 12:36

oh.. that is good to know..we have been using hose pipe up through bathroom window and tkaing out kids bath water into the butts... was getting desperate..

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