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Latest posts by hollie hock

Moonlight runner beans

Posted: 12/04/2015 at 21:51

Hopefully they will do well for us,they've germinated well for you so I read that as a good sign. I loved my runners last year only got a few frozen ones left now, looking forward to cropping them already. I'm fairly new to veg but love growing the edibles. 

Think we got 9 small plants about inch high, they are in the cold frame.

Honeysuckle - what next?

Posted: 12/04/2015 at 21:08

I'd keep them in the modules until their roots are more developed. I had a go once and taking cuttings of honeysuckle but never had a go from the berries. Lovely plants

Moonlight runner beans

Posted: 12/04/2015 at 21:01

Picked up some these as small plants today, this will be my second year of growing runners. Didn't know that you can get self pollinating runners, the reviews that I've read said that they should do well in the poorest of weathers.

Has anyone had a good crop of them in the past?

Watching seedlings grow

Posted: 12/04/2015 at 20:55

Thanks Gardengirl and Baz. Your seedlings are looking really good Voyargerxp. Looking at everyones plants, I'm really behind this year

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 12/04/2015 at 20:29

Great news that your've been offered a plot gardengirl, really pleased for you. Are you going to take it? Great pictures everyone, don't have a large plot but got a little growing space in the making

Watching seedlings grow

Posted: 12/04/2015 at 20:13

Looking really good Baz, loads of plants! What's the plant in the middle of the first pic, it's got very strange looking leaves?

Bee Story

Posted: 11/04/2015 at 21:41

That's lovely LesleyK, if ever I see a bee like that I'll do the same

To pinch out or not pinch out?

Posted: 11/04/2015 at 21:38

I've not grown dahlias but I usually pitch out a lot of  things. Maybe do a few and then do the rest if it works? Don't think I've any harm with the ones that I've tried, wallflowers, sweet williams, and snap dragons. I suppose you might get more flowers on shorter stems maybe?

 

Personality Research

Posted: 09/04/2015 at 21:09

I've signed up to it, good luck with your research

Sumer is icumin in!

Posted: 07/04/2015 at 20:00

Gorgeous day, I'd be happy if it stayed like this for the months to come,been out in the garden all day, with flipflops and a T shirt, first time this year

Discussions started by hollie hock

So pleased

Hedgehog in garden :) 
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Last Post: Yesterday 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

Birds foot trefoil

In lawns? 
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Last Post: 22/05/2015 at 23:16

Bowles Mauve

Too early for propagation? 
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Last Post: 19/06/2015 at 23:31

Any one planted out their runners?

Plants getting big 
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Last Post: 10/05/2015 at 22:43

Moonlight runner beans

Any one tried them? 
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Last Post: 19/04/2015 at 10:49

Pickled Eggs

Advice needed 
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Last Post: 24/09/2014 at 14:26

Couple of Ids please

Both pink one looks a bit like a carnation 
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Last Post: 17/08/2014 at 20:27

Cuttings

How long to leave bag over them? 
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Last Post: 11/08/2014 at 20:19

Is this a Clematis?

Not sure if it is? 
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Last Post: 14/06/2014 at 09:58

Buzzing Shrubs

What are these? 
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Last Post: 15/03/2014 at 23:22

Cheap veg seeds

Are they worth it? 
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Last Post: 15/02/2014 at 22:34

New garden

Some pictures 
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Last Post: 23/08/2014 at 22:04

Leaving my garden

I'm moving 
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Last Post: 07/02/2014 at 20:09
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