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Latests posts- only the last 100

Posted: 11/09/2012 at 20:24

I really enjoy this forum and have had some fantastic advice on here. I want to be able to update posts/threads that have been started some time ago, rather than in the last 100 posts.  I don't get the ooops tomato message anymore but for some reason I can't get to the earlier posts, it only goes back to the last 100.

If I'm missing something obvious than please feel free to tell me.

 

Toads

Posted: 10/09/2012 at 21:30

Hi Daintiness, I have to put some netting up as the pond is under two Beech trees. didn't think of that when it was put in place. That area of the garden isn't very tidy at alll. Nature finds it own way



Toads

Posted: 10/09/2012 at 21:11

Cheers Flo, I'm very happy to see them especially as they've been seen over the last 12 months. The pond is very much part of the woodland area so there's plently of dark damp and cool conditions.

Toads

Posted: 10/09/2012 at 20:50

I have a small pond that was put in over 12 months ago. The toads moved in last September. Since then there have been a few sightings, one time there were two of them. It looked like there were  tadpoles for a while, one larger toad was seen yesterday in the pond.

I'm looking for advice about how to keep and look after these creatures. The pond will have to be netted during the Autumn.

Thanks

Newts

Posted: 10/09/2012 at 20:28

Hi kitiekat, fantastic picture, they look like little lizards. I haven't seen a newt and would be delighted to see one in the garden. 

plant suggestions

Posted: 10/09/2012 at 12:51

How about some snapdragons? Can grow a couple of feet high if not even higher- and have a long flowering peroid with regular deadheading. Not fully hardy though

Plant ID

Posted: 09/09/2012 at 19:49

Sorry, I can't see a photo either- in fact I can't copy & paste the address and my message says the there's no such link.

What plant is this please

Posted: 08/09/2012 at 21:04

Sounds like a great plant to have, I will try growing it from seed. Thanks

Not received September Issue of GW Mag..

Posted: 07/09/2012 at 20:17

Mine arrived as normal, does seem quite late, maybe email them?

 

Keeping cosmos

Posted: 07/09/2012 at 18:35

Cosmos are lovely flowers- I've been growing the Purity ones for the first time this year.

Interesting what you said about the white roots. One of mine got really battered earlier this year and the stem was badly bent- the plant was still alive so I just left it resting on the ground.Just by chance I picked up the stem the other day and there are loads of roots coming out of the stem that was on the ground. So I guess it is possibly to take stem cuttings

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