Jess is in the Garden


Latest posts by Jess is in the Garden

Slugs

Posted: 25/03/2014 at 14:24

Nematodes work a treat to keep slugs away from my plants.

Not cheap, but they do work for about 3 months after one application.

 

Liking the sound of these organic pellets!

indoor palm

Posted: 25/03/2014 at 14:22

Anyone? Please? 

worst gardening old wives tales

Posted: 25/03/2014 at 14:21

I love the one about elder. 

worst gardening old wives tales

Posted: 25/03/2014 at 14:21

Yes- I stupidly bought some in France once, thinking I could with a bit of a detox...then had a vat-full over the day and was up half the night on the loo 

What is best around decking

Posted: 25/03/2014 at 14:14

Thanks keyser - will keep that one on file for when I eventually own a garden large enough!

tools I no longer need

Posted: 25/03/2014 at 14:12

dj some really good fiskars lawn shears 

tools I no longer need

Posted: 25/03/2014 at 14:11

Thanks all 

What is best around decking

Posted: 25/03/2014 at 11:59

Blairs I love Phormium - your garden must be pretty big to have several - I have none, no space! I particularly love Chocomint, which I've never actually found though to buy.

 

tools I no longer need

Posted: 25/03/2014 at 11:57

Have tried Gumtree and eBay, with no success and wondered if anyone knew of a gardening website that allows members to put stuff up for sale on a board?

Thank you!

Aubrieta and fuschia

Posted: 25/03/2014 at 11:52

What?! A gaden centre visit on a Tuesday and CHILD-FREE to boot?

Envious? Moi?

 

Discussions started by Jess is in the Garden

The best mulch?

For a garden in southern France 
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Last Post: 05/07/2017 at 08:08

Best plant for an east facing site

Large shrub or tree? 
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Last Post: 29/06/2017 at 10:38

Poorly clematis triternata rubromarginata

No idea what is wrong with it... 
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Last Post: 19/05/2017 at 19:52

Small Tree I.D.

Can't remember the name! 
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Last Post: 09/05/2017 at 19:16

Ficus disease or normal phenolic glands?!

Utterly stumped - please help as it's losing all its leaves... 
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Last Post: 16/06/2017 at 16:47

Pest on my house ficus

Leaves drying and falling off 
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Last Post: 26/04/2017 at 18:59

Plant ID please

Is this a tree? 
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Last Post: 26/04/2017 at 14:13

Planting in area where cypresses have lived

Do I need to improve the soil at all? 
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Last Post: 08/04/2017 at 18:19

Ill mimosa tree

Why? 
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Last Post: 14/04/2017 at 21:16

Bracken fungus in a dead trunk

Should I get rid of it in case it spreads elsewhere? 
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Last Post: 08/04/2017 at 10:26

South of France best shrubs for east facing wall

Enclosed, walled, south facing garden 
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Last Post: 07/04/2017 at 20:47

Please ID this one for me!

Cutting from somebody I've lost touch with.  
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Last Post: 31/03/2017 at 15:50

GW iplayer not working

- unable to watch tonight's episode! 
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Last Post: 25/03/2017 at 16:37

Wilting pelargonium leaves

What disease is this? 
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Last Post: 12/10/2015 at 12:23

What is this succulent please?

Label fell off and I can't remember! 
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Last Post: 04/10/2015 at 20:23
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