GWRS


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Hello Forkers.....It's October!

Posted: 04/10/2017 at 17:20

Squirrels , we have had problems with them , I use pots with chicken wire over top until they start to grow and also put it over those on the ground until established 

Help Save The Hedgehogs

Posted: 04/10/2017 at 17:14

Thanks for the info.  Will look at other sites quoted 


Cat food  - we have a stream at the side of the garden then farm fields and at times we do get rats and we would not want to encourage them , next door has more problems than us as they like to nest under his sheds 


Wouldn‘t visiting cats eat the food ?


Gardening by the Moon

Posted: 04/10/2017 at 13:47

Paul , hello , just looked at site you mentioned , interesting , to late for red clover this year 

Help Save The Hedgehogs

Posted: 04/10/2017 at 13:41

Advice please 


My o/h has seen on line that we shouldn’t give Hogs , mealie worms , very technical reasons from a vet which quiet frankly could not understand , therefore , do real people known the answer ?


Please note it would not be possible to put Cat food out 

Hello Forkers.....It's October!

Posted: 04/10/2017 at 12:12

I also got a load of spring bulbs from G/W yesterday , not looked at them yet , going to order this month offer of Tulips as well 

What is your weather like? (2)

Posted: 04/10/2017 at 12:09

Cold and Dull   


 

Anyone done any gardening today - version 3

Posted: 03/10/2017 at 18:45

Johnny , I leave my dahlias in the Ground , just cut back after first frost and mulch , one day may come in stuck 

Hello Forkers.....It's October!

Posted: 03/10/2017 at 18:41

BL , very well done , keep going 

Anyone done any gardening today - version 3

Posted: 03/10/2017 at 15:23

Gurnesy D , asparagus , the  2 small beds in the garden we don’t eat but let it bush up , has nice red berries 


however , when it goes brown I cut it down 


At the allotment we have a large bed for cutting and eating in May / June 


Keep doing little jobs in garden , o/h just cut blackberry stems down and some ivy 


Gardening by the Moon

Posted: 03/10/2017 at 10:14

Hello , thanks for update 


Went to plot yesterday to clear bed of sun flowers , needed heavy duty loopers to cut some of the stems real monsters , put heads on another bed for birds  and hopefully get some self seeded plants 🌱 


Fair seems very interesting 


When I put in Broad Beans , will eventually cover with a cloche 


We have found Japanese onions don’t store well


Agree lots to do , best wishes 

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