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Latest posts by GWRS

Removing Horsetail

Posted: 31/05/2015 at 16:34

Hello everybody , I have this horsetail on my allottment and I have started to use a weed killer made by " Neudorff " which seems to be working 

Yes a real problem I think the best you can do is keep it under control

best of luck everybody 

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 27/05/2015 at 18:59

Ginagibbs , no problem with uploading pictures but computers have a mind of there own

O/H spent day at A , leeks in , strimming and weeding , I been in meetings and more meetings tomorrow and Friday 

Need to cut lawns at home , hopefully A soon , need to dig some beds out for more seeds / plants 


Thinking of upsetting the neighbors?

Posted: 26/05/2015 at 10:52

Much better than block paving , well done to them 

Garden Pictures 2015

Posted: 25/05/2015 at 19:09

Hello all just spent day in garden and admiring pictures 

recovering in side conservatory with a beer , so decided to take picture of view


Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 25/05/2015 at 19:00

Spent really good day In Garden with O/H

Sorted out g/h , 6 toms in plus 6 outside - moneymaker , 4 cucumbers , 4 chilies , 1 pepper not usually successful , marigolds and basil

7 hanging baskets of cherry toms , sweet pea pot 

plus o/h got some toms on trial ? To be grown out side , blight resistant ?

gave next door some toms and cucumber , still a few left to give away 

took longer than thought , just having a beer before dinner 

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 25/05/2015 at 09:40

Planning to go in garden today , first sort out greenhouse and put up shading , then , don't yet 

bought grow bags yesterday , for toms and peppers , put cucumbers in big pots 

happy gardening everybody

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 23/05/2015 at 21:30

Allottment today , garden tommrow subject of course to weather 

Going to get some grow bags for a greenhouse toms , cucumbers & pepppers 

Need to put up shading in g/h 

Garden Pictures 2015

Posted: 23/05/2015 at 21:25

Always nice to see pictures , keep them coming 

what fabulous gardens 

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 23/05/2015 at 21:20

Hello everybody , all busy today 

Good day on the A for me and O/H today lots of planting up , had to leave glazing G/H

gardening and preparing for next weeks meetings , weather not good hear tommrow 

hopefully monday at A 

horse tail only weed coming up at bottom of A extension so has been spraying , damed stuff 

Chelsea tv coverage.

Posted: 23/05/2015 at 21:06

Yes I think it has had been a good overall show  for TV

Dubai , amazing carpet planting , the cost must be amazing 

shame they don't cover Hampton Court as much which some think is better than Chelsea  , never been to Hampton so do don't

here is to Spring Watch next week 

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