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help.. plug plants

Posted: 09/06/2013 at 11:41

well, I can see both sides really...this is 2nd yr I have had plug plants from van meuwen & both times I lose afew...I`m in cambs & pot them up & are under a lean to roof ...they either just die or rot...yet not overwatered...they look far too small to plant out... fed up now so will not order anymore...too much losses..

what is this leaf..?

Posted: 09/06/2013 at 11:13

I have small tree like  plant in a big pot..leaf on left is Birch..mine is on the right..No idea what it is...can anyone shed any light on this..!

Water butt

Posted: 22/11/2012 at 23:05

ha haaaaa... I have two butts .. one connected to shed roof.. that fills relatively slowly but the other one is by our lean too which fills daily if raining...I got soo fed up emptying it that I now just leave it to overflow onto garden...I guess its different if its near the house due to possible dampness... if so then easiest thing is to move it..

I was overloaded during the summer with rain water & no need to water garden as already done.. I bet next year we will be saying theres not enough in the butts...


Posted: 04/10/2012 at 11:06

thanks both of you..


Posted: 03/10/2012 at 23:30

anyone know what type this is..should I lift & destroy...


Posted: 23/09/2012 at 13:11

cheers for that.. I love charlotte..will look at all names I get as do want to land up from main crop with a good boiler...

potatoes varieties

Posted: 23/09/2012 at 12:54

thanks for that.. will write down these names...potatoes are lovely in the skins..

potatoes varieties

Posted: 22/09/2012 at 16:10

this year I grew arran & desiree... poor crop plus when boiled went to mush..especially arran...want to go grow good cropper plus good for boiling.. hopefully a white... has anyone tried & tested any varieties I may try...


Posted: 22/09/2012 at 16:01

sometimes its easier to go on a site & order as you get idea what type of pots are good for boiling/roasting etc..there are descriptions... this year I had arran but poor crop & went to mush when boiled ...desiree were not much better... am going to go for a whites for next year...

Seed companies

Posted: 22/09/2012 at 15:58

what does TGCG stand for 

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