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Best ways of preserving beetroot

Posted: Yesterday at 16:07

No not yet Forester, only bought them, but am saving up all my beetroots in the fridge at the moment to try it out this weekent. You can do it with any root veg ie parsnips etc

Best ways of preserving beetroot

Posted: Yesterday at 15:03

beetroot crisps Yum

petrol strimmers

Posted: Yesterday at 15:01

No Phillipa, 5'4" lady! Thanks for your suggestions.

petrol strimmers

Posted: Yesterday at 10:59

Hi all, can anyone recommend a petrol strimmer thats easy to use and not too heavy

I need one for my allotment and areas in the garden. 

Poorly Toms

Posted: 25/07/2014 at 09:54

I had this the second year I grew toms, still eating the chutney!

Toms need dry heat and air circulation dont think our hot humid weather is helping,

mine have been a bit hit and miss this year.

Horticultural Films

Posted: 22/07/2014 at 09:41

Perennials of the CarriBean ..mmm Johnny Depp !!

Great fun thread guys!!

Hot Wiring

Posted: 27/06/2014 at 15:32

Nice one Peat B. I got a water butt off a skip the other day for my allotment and a load of 4 x 2" wood from a building site (with permission of course)that had been stripped out, perfect for making some raised beds. Love a freebie too

Like the re-cycling box idea, but where will I put all my empty wine bottles lol !!

hard earth

Posted: 27/06/2014 at 15:28

Hi jackthecat, add some horse manure in the autumn as a thick mulch, the worms in it will do the digging for you and your bulbs will not be disturbed, plus it will hold moisture better.

What happens when I'm at work!

Posted: 23/06/2014 at 15:30

Oh dear, my Mum had quite good taste

What happens when I'm at work!

Posted: 23/06/2014 at 14:50

Pansyface, wish some one would chuck my clothes out and buy nice new ones lol

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petrol strimmers

recomendations please 
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Rose aid please

No blooms on my ramblers yet 
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New Allotment

What to look for 
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Last Post: 02/06/2014 at 09:25

to cut or not to cut

Hardy Fuscia 
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-whats-eating-my-hymenocallis-plants

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tomato blight

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Last Post: 05/07/2013 at 12:31

Name this plant challenge

Can you tell me wha this is? 
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Last Post: 21/06/2013 at 15:53

tomato plant pests

tiny white spiders 
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