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hollie hock


Latest posts by hollie hock

Dampening off disease

Posted: 08/04/2016 at 19:57

I always turn mine and I like to think it makes then sturdier. They will fine planted deeply. I leave a small bit of stem standing out of the compost maybe a cm.

Anyone done any gardening today - Version 2

Posted: 08/04/2016 at 19:50

Not been able to get out there today. Weather looking reasonable tomorrow. Thinking about one more sowing session

What does a ugly job look like Wintersong?

Have you got yours yet?

Posted: 08/04/2016 at 18:50

I'm sure the leave group will no doubt spread their own propaganda Tetley. MInd you they must be really revealing in the bad press that the Gov is getting spending that money. I heard on the radio that another 14 million? 7 each is going to be sent on trying to persuade people either way.

I wouldn't have thought there would be many floating voters on this one though.

I haven't had any leaflets yet, don't even know the date, is it in June?

 

New Moth

Posted: 08/04/2016 at 18:42

What I kind person you must be Tomsk, I hope it works out

Hardy geranium

Posted: 08/04/2016 at 18:30

It does sound like the one I have. I don't really like it but it was better than bare earth when we first moved in. Photo would be good

Garden Pictures 2016

Posted: 08/04/2016 at 18:27

Lovely pictures everyone. I don't have any hellbores, very pretty. That must be a big bird Pat

Cats in my garden

Posted: 08/04/2016 at 18:08

Thanks for the info on the sealed containers scroginn, makes sense.

Cats in my garden

Posted: 08/04/2016 at 08:08

Don't know if any thing works completley. Sharp leaves like holly seem to deter them a bit. Others have had good results with tea bags soaked in jeys fluid

Talkback: Eight plants to grow with cosmos

Posted: 08/04/2016 at 07:53

I sowed my cosmos outside about 2 weeks ago in an unheated propagator and they are up. I'd expect yours to be showing now, might be worth getting some fresh seed and having another go

Watching seedlings grow 2016

Posted: 07/04/2016 at 20:59

Thanks Lorna, there's still loads of time My annuals are doing really well and as the temps and light levels rise later sown ones will catch up

Discussions started by hollie hock

New shoots

Worth keeping? 
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Last Post: 18/04/2016 at 20:59

Natural predators

Ladybirds, lacewings 
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Last Post: 15/04/2016 at 09:25

Sweet Rocket

Not convinced this is a purple one? 
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Last Post: 11/04/2016 at 20:59

Move it now?

Aquilegia 
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Last Post: 10/04/2016 at 18:12

Blood Fish and Bone

How much is enough? 
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Last Post: 27/03/2016 at 18:44

Seeds are up!

Always exciting 
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Last Post: 28/03/2016 at 15:01

Honeysuckle

Propagation 
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Last Post: 25/03/2016 at 20:30

Lupins and woolly aphids

Once struck, always struck? 
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Last Post: 16/03/2016 at 19:02

1960s 1970s inspired bouquet

Help any ideas? 
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Last Post: 11/03/2016 at 23:19

Jacobs Ladder

Do they die back? 
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Last Post: 26/09/2015 at 11:45

What is this going to be?

Brown hairy caterpillar 
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Last Post: 06/09/2015 at 22:28

Vetch

Any one grown it? 
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Last Post: 30/08/2015 at 23:44

So pleased

Hedgehog in garden :) 
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Last Post: 03/08/2015 at 20:06

Sowing perennial plants

Which ones can I do now? 
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Last Post: 12/07/2015 at 19:28

What are these?

Self sown flowers 
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Last Post: 27/05/2015 at 21:48
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