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Latest posts by Gardenmaiden


Posted: 02/10/2014 at 15:02

I agree with Obelixx, costs less to do it yourself. We weed n feed and scarify the lawn ourselves, and it looks alot better than the gardens either side of us who have gardeners.

dog proofing a leylandii hedge

Posted: 01/10/2014 at 14:00

We used to have that problem with alot of cats, so we chickenwired the bottom of both hedges and pinned into the ground and it worked.

mysterious plant in my garden!

Posted: 22/09/2014 at 16:19

Could it be one of those wild mallows?


Does anyone know what this is?

Posted: 19/09/2014 at 23:15

If the leaves are heart shaped I would think violet.

cutting conundrum

Posted: 19/09/2014 at 23:12

Could you post a picture as it would help to identify what it is.

Wish list for seed and plant swap

Posted: 18/09/2014 at 17:11

Terarium possibly or terrarium?

Bekkie the iris sibirica arrived today, thanks.

I know I keep saying this, I will get round to doing a seed list but what with gearing up to go into hospital with my youngest next week, it hasn't happened yet.


Yellow poppy - is it Icelandic poppy?

Posted: 17/09/2014 at 20:35

Welsh poppies I have seen have been paler. Didn't know there was an Icelandic one.

West Acre

Posted: 17/09/2014 at 10:30

I know there is an african violet centre and a garden centre on the opposite side of the road, and the farm shop that does dried flowers, are there any more places to visit Nut?

Bark for under trampoline and borders

Posted: 16/09/2014 at 22:14

Just the bark and no border.

what's plants do you have in your greenhouse right now.

Posted: 16/09/2014 at 20:23

both sides of the path in my greenhouse are full of chilli plants with fruits ripening.

Discussions started by Gardenmaiden

Green tomatoes

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Last Post: Yesterday at 19:25

Plant ID

Mystery plant at the bottom of my garden. I've never seen this before and it isn't something I planted. 
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Last Post: 30/06/2014 at 11:05

Moses in the bulrushes

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Last Post: 06/10/2013 at 11:09


What to do when the plant has gone over 
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Last Post: 13/08/2013 at 20:01
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