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Latest posts by Joe_the_Gardener

The best multi purpose compost this year

Posted: 24/02/2013 at 16:40

There's a clear division between those who think it's OK to use peat and those who think it environmentally unsound.

what is this tree?

Posted: 24/02/2013 at 16:10

Is it some sort of Euonymus? Close-up view of a leaf  and some bark might help. Is this a recent photo?

The best multi purpose compost this year

Posted: 22/02/2013 at 17:55

What's it made of, moorey?

small bird watch

Posted: 20/02/2013 at 19:53

The cold seems to have got the birds back into the garden. I stood about three feet away from the feeder this afternoon as nine long-tailed tits helped themselves.

Planting for a Philosophy Garden

Posted: 17/02/2013 at 18:06

If your philosophers are into Nietzsche you could leave the garden empty.

too much cottage garden self seeding!

Posted: 17/02/2013 at 17:48

Clearing and cultivating the area will certainly have distusrbed dormant seeds, so you may have a bit of a job on your hands; however, as suggested above, you'll have to wait and see. But in the immortal words of  Corporal Jones, don't panic!

RE PLANTING

Posted: 17/02/2013 at 17:44

Not sure what this is - botanical name?

Talkback: Hedgehogs and foxes

Posted: 15/02/2013 at 12:05

RSPCA will tell you, Jacqueline.

B******* Magpies

Posted: 15/02/2013 at 12:03

Makes you wonder how all these birds evolved and persisted in living side-by-side for thousands of years if one species was actually busily and effectively killing off all the rest. 

squirrel shot for coming to the table.

Posted: 15/02/2013 at 11:57

For some reason my post last night hasn't appeared. I remarked that my reference to the hunt was flippant, and that there is nowhere that foxes are meant to be.

Discussions started by Joe_the_Gardener

Useful tool

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Spring!

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Gardeners World Quiz

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Silver birch

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Hedging shears

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Malvern

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