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Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 15/04/2015 at 18:28

Fabulous sunny morning , unfortunately in meetings until afternoon , got home cut lawns , bit of weeding , sun gone and now raining  way it goes 

Tide up nearly all day tommrow , however , hoping to have an allottment day on Friday 

Concrete Lined Anderson Shelter - What to do?!

Posted: 14/04/2015 at 18:43

Definaetly keep it , I am sure you will find a positive use for it 

Might want to have an electric put in , will add a new dimention 


shade or sun

Posted: 14/04/2015 at 10:48

Hello , definaetly a Heather and would definaetly benefit from being in garden , however , would put a load of gravel in potting hole to help drainage

was it one of those heathers that had been stained ?

best of luck with it 

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 14/04/2015 at 10:41

Allottment and flowers a definite Yes , in fact I think most of the plot holders grow flower , brings bee ect 

I have a fantastic clemaitis growing over a water cube , planted load of dalias this year , free from a friend , got daffs that we planted last year will leave these in to naturalise 

got a little wild flower bed and grow sunflower plus a few other bits , can't beat a bit of diversity 

finally got a a nice day but got to got to a meeting  much rather go to allottment 

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 13/04/2015 at 09:42

Pippin4 you feed your raspberries and all fruit  bushers with Blood , fish & bone fertiliser easy enough to find in the shops eg. Wilkinson

good luck 

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 12/04/2015 at 21:29

Caral , would suggest if you put shed on pallets put some chicken wire around base to stop little furry creatures moving in 

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 12/04/2015 at 14:20

Gardengirl best way to grow potatoes for show with no scab is in Potatoe sacks or large pots and bought compost , at moment in G/H until weather improves 

Caral , new shed , patio don't forget sun umbrella 

What can we do with coffee grounds

Posted: 12/04/2015 at 14:09

Reading all the threads so far I think adding to a mixtrue with existing compost seems to be the best use

Cheaper alternative to raised bed

Posted: 11/04/2015 at 20:13

Edd if you don't mind keep us posted on straw gardening , sound interesting 

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 11/04/2015 at 20:09

Oblixx , if possible put a picture on site when painted ?

Went back into garden a it more tidying up and planted a couple of potatoe sack ready for the village show using compost , no blemishs on them 

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