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Posted: 24/09/2014 at 18:37

Any advice on planting elephant garlic bulbs please.It would be very useful.

Into the ground not pots.Thanks

Slug pellets and dogs.

Posted: 08/09/2014 at 16:56

I use dried coffee powder recycled from the national trust.Just sprinkle around the plant. 


Posted: 07/09/2014 at 13:28

Yes i agree with Dovefromabove. Something nice to eat during winter when fruit and veg are expensive 

Young fig tree

Posted: 07/09/2014 at 13:25

Did you water during the hot weather.?

Savoy Cabbage.

Posted: 07/09/2014 at 13:12

Any advice on planting out cabbage please.


Posted: 05/07/2014 at 13:39

Any advice please.The beetroot has plenty of good growth above but very little under the ground  

scaredy cat plant, does it work

Posted: 04/07/2014 at 11:51

Although i use a cat scarier my neighbor buys a cat repellent which has garlic in it.

She has had good results

Broad beans

Posted: 04/07/2014 at 11:47

Many thanks for that. All done and drying on the trays 

scaredy cat plant, does it work

Posted: 04/07/2014 at 10:44

I didnt find the plant any good. I invested in a cat scarer. Approved by the R.S.P C A

cost about £11 pound two years ago. It did the trick.

Broad beans

Posted: 04/07/2014 at 10:40

Lots of beans this year which has come all at once. I have decided to freeze them

Any answers please to whether i should blanch them or not.

Lots of rain in north cornwall at the moment. Good it will fill the water butts up,so hard with watering cans from the outside tap.

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Savoy Cabbage.

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Not swelling 
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Broad beans

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