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Latest posts by hollie hock

Water voles

Posted: 21/05/2015 at 21:53

That's great nut, don't ever thing I've seen one. How lovely that you have your own wildlife haven

When do 'forget me nots' go to seed?

Posted: 18/05/2015 at 22:55

In the past I've just left the seeds on the plant until they go black, they spread everywhere. I've got 3 little plants that I'm going to do the same with this year.

anyone have one of these?

Posted: 18/05/2015 at 20:25

That's a whopper! Never seen a geranium like that.

kestrel

Posted: 17/05/2015 at 23:24

Glad it recovered, maybe had a spot of concussion?

Cosmos flowering

Posted: 17/05/2015 at 23:16

That's a new one on me, mine get a water along with everything else. I don't really improve the soil though so maybe that's why they always seem to  flower well.

Busy Lizzie's Open Garden

Posted: 17/05/2015 at 21:30

Really pleased the day went well for you. Stunning purple Clem

Planting wild flowers in a previously heavy weeded area?

Posted: 17/05/2015 at 21:25

That's a nice little project there Dnallov. I can imagine how it would look with wild flowers all flowering.

I don't do a lot of direct sowing myself of wild flowers but do grow them in pots and then transplant when they are big enough. Just thinking it might be worth growing some perennial/ biennial  wildflowers that easily self seed for the future.

It would increase your stock year on year and some might come through if it gets weedy again.

 

runner & French bean help

Posted: 16/05/2015 at 13:40

You could do either, some people here have only just sown theirs. If it were me I'd probably go for some plugs, just because I'm a little impatient

Pallets

Posted: 16/05/2015 at 12:08

Go careful with you back when you lay them. So far so good with all the frames that I have but I have heard many tales of them taking off, pays to think ahead. I saw the pictures of the pegs and ropes ha ha no chance. Good thinking

Garden Pictures 2015

Posted: 16/05/2015 at 12:03

Don't know how I managed to miss your garden Punkdoc, it's beautiful

Cheers Chicky, it looked so bare and empty and when I planted it!

Looking good Wonky, well done on your efforts. You'll be amazed at what you can grow in those plastic greenhouse, just got make sure they stay down!

Discussions started by hollie hock

What are these?

Self sown flowers 
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Last Post: Yesterday 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: 13/05/2015 at 13:20

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 
Replies: 55    Views: 1991
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

Problems with Private Messages

Can't see them 
Replies: 16    Views: 731
Last Post: 20/10/2013 at 21:35

Hardy annuals

Autumn sowings 
Replies: 12    Views: 680
Last Post: 13/10/2013 at 17:34
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