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Latest posts by HyppyByker

Nettle Fertiliser

Posted: 09/09/2013 at 12:13

Thanx - very helpful

Nettle Fertiliser

Posted: 09/09/2013 at 12:04

That's muLch of course....

Nettle Fertiliser

Posted: 09/09/2013 at 12:02

Thanx Bob - it's all good clean stuff

What time of year is best? Can I add it to my compost much in Autumn or is it better in Spring?

Nettle Fertiliser

Posted: 09/09/2013 at 11:14

I don't have either of those fruits - any good for Raspberries, blackberries or fruit trees?

Nettle Fertiliser

Posted: 09/09/2013 at 08:37

I have quite a lot of wood ash - how do I best use that?  It's so fine that it wold blow away sprinkling it straight on the soil or can I mix it with nettle juice and water it in?

Advice

Posted: 22/04/2013 at 10:40

Just been on the interhort website and the HUmax produacts all say peat based.  Can't find Erin's Excel anywhere :S

Advice

Posted: 22/04/2013 at 10:34

I've done OK with Verve for seeds and pots but agree it doesn't seem to last well in pots so I'm going to go for something better now as I've got a lot of things to pot on and don't want to be wasting water (or time).

So thanx for the tips for Humax & Erin's Excel

Looking for good quality peat free compost

Posted: 22/04/2013 at 10:27

How did you get on Hannah?  Are you still using New Horizon or have you found anything else since?

Just about to order some on line becasue the local places' stuff isn't up to much

Jet Stream finally moving up

Posted: 10/04/2013 at 12:47

Rain, we need rain! whodathunk we'd be saying that 3 months ago!  Bit owrried the satellite maps show it might miss me in the Cheshire Gap

But the warmth and sunshine will be very welcome

 

 

Transplanting japanese acer

Posted: 24/08/2012 at 08:54

I have one to tackle this autumn - it's been in the wrong place 2 years longer than it should have been and hs grown quite large.

 

I'm sure I heard or read on/in Gardeners' World that the reason before you should dig around the root-ball and fill with loose compost so any damage is repaired before you move it and it's easier to dig up - did I dream it?

Discussions started by HyppyByker

Should I thin the squash fruitlets?

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Propagating vibernum bodnantense

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Last Post: 27/01/2014 at 09:15

Using nettle & comfrey juice

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Last Post: 06/08/2012 at 08:54

Horsetail - Help!

not encountered this beast before 
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Last Post: 18/07/2012 at 10:17

Deutzia - should it stay or should it go now

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Last Post: 19/07/2012 at 23:05

White bugs infesting compost bin

What are they and how do I get rid of them? 
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Last Post: 31/05/2012 at 15:05

Buying Pond Plants - which is best?

Plugs or potted plants? 
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Last Post: 08/06/2012 at 16:24

What compost mix for poataoes in sacks?

Rather than buying I'd rather make it up 
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Last Post: 01/05/2012 at 23:29

Green Bug-Nasties on the Pea Family

How do I get rid of them organically? 
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Last Post: 27/02/2012 at 08:10

How long to leave manure on the soil before planting

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