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Latest posts by hollie hock

Courgettes

Posted: 20/06/2013 at 19:41

Hi everyone, first time growing courgettes here also. Starting to see maybe little courgettes with a possibilty of a flower head developing.. Don't have a lot of cash. Bookertoo can I feed them with general feed such as a tomato feed or do they really need what you had suggested?

Is there such a thing as dark purple stem snap dragons?

Posted: 20/06/2013 at 19:01

I have some snapdragons that do have a much darker red/purple stems/leaves and I have found that they give rise to the darker colours

Evening walk

Posted: 20/06/2013 at 18:51

Sounds beautiful nutyes it really is a lovely time especially when all the elements come together

Part time work is great, I'm calling it my early semi retirement I feel completly different by reducing my hours and it has given me the time and freedom  to get on with the important things in life

 

 

 

Seedling Id

Posted: 20/06/2013 at 18:20

Not sure PaperFlowers, although in theory they should. They are only in small pots, they are about 3 inches big, got a few little roots poking through the bottom. Will let them grow a little more before contemplating putting them out. I try and grow things on a bit so I don't lose them all overnight by the slugs and snails

The Larkspurs I grew from last seed, were too small to go out so they were over wintered in a cold frame last year and I planted them out about a month ago and they are about to flower. I had 3 of the 6 survived but that was probably down to me completly neglecting them

Grass snake

Posted: 19/06/2013 at 21:25

Great pictureI've not seen one either

Summer has arrived

Posted: 19/06/2013 at 21:19

Lovely pictures everyone, gardenings great

The garden was radically changed last year and the path is the last thing to be finished, still work in progress. The dog is a cat but I'm sure he will pleased

Seedling Id

Posted: 19/06/2013 at 20:14

Hi Dove, yes I have quite a few of them,I do reuse seed compost as well.This happened last year, thought I was growing sweetpeas but up popped a couple of larkspurs, that I'd given up on months ago. On a bonus this year, a lot of the larkspurs germinated...still too small to go out though

Had another look at them tonight, they do look like foxgloves, they are doing better than the ones that I have sown

Seedling Id

Posted: 18/06/2013 at 22:35

Thanks, I was thinking they may be foxgloves but have no idea how they got there

Summer has arrived

Posted: 18/06/2013 at 22:05

It's a lovely time fidgetbones

 

Excited, excited, excited!

Posted: 18/06/2013 at 21:56

Great when seeds come up

Discussions started by hollie hock

Moonlight runner beans

Any one tried them? 
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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

Problems with Private Messages

Can't see them 
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Last Post: 20/10/2013 at 21:35

Hardy annuals

Autumn sowings 
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Last Post: 13/10/2013 at 17:34

Budelia

quick question 
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Last Post: 30/09/2013 at 10:56

Caterpillars

What are these? 
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Last Post: 14/09/2013 at 21:28

Website

Site really slow 
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Last Post: 23/09/2013 at 16:30

What are these

Latest bargains 
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