Latest posts by kaycurtis

Talkback: Making mini ponds

Posted: 06/03/2012 at 03:28
Dear Kate, I love your water story, I have a half barrel water garden, I have a small Waterlily in it and an Iris but seems as though I should fill some more pots, Oh! and the birds like drinking from it along with other creatures. hope you are enjoying your garden after your travels.

Talkback: Caring for naturalised bulbs

Posted: 06/03/2012 at 03:15
Dear Pippa, will you have to wait until the bulbs have been lifted and devided to find out whether the blind bulbs have responded to feeding, would you have to mark them to follow their progress, will they be good next year or is it the long wait. Kay

Talkback: Ask Adam

Posted: 06/03/2012 at 03:04
Dear Adam, how can I stop ground elder creeping across from next doors garden, at the moment I have it covered with cardboard to exclude the light but it's not a long term solution. Kay from surrey

Welcome to the brand new forum

Posted: 17/12/2011 at 00:15

I am always intregued by new things even though it takes me some time to get into them, I don't really know what I think of this new format as I haven't found my way around everything but I love Gardeners World so I will have to try this new format. A friend gave me a fruit smells like a lemon looks really weird with finger like tendrils at one end I think Chinese. in the room the smell is fresh really delisuose to smell but inediblejust full of pith. can you name this plant please.

Talkback: Vine weevil

Posted: 24/11/2011 at 15:29
really finding it difficult to leave messages, on this web site.

Talkback: How to grow sweet peas from seed

Posted: 24/11/2011 at 15:29
I will try sweet peas next year growing with my runner beans in large pots

Talkback: Trees for small gardens

Posted: 24/11/2011 at 15:28
I have planted my BBC Rowan tree in my garden or should I say the tiny stick that I recieved from the garden centre, hope it grows but I have this awful feeling that eventually will be too big.

Talkback: Chickweed

Posted: 24/11/2011 at 15:28
I have been inundated with chick weed brought in in bags of bought compost, I know this as being right as I used to tend my Aunties window box with the same make soil and the window box in no time was smothered in chick weed.

Talkback: Protecting banana plants over winter

Posted: 24/11/2011 at 15:28
bannana that is grown in a pot, should the pot be wrapped in bubble wrap

Talkback: Canker

Posted: 24/11/2011 at 15:28
I have to get rid of a tree that is really no good, I have purchased a new tree but on small rootstock, intend growing in the ground rather than a pot, how far from the original tree should I plant it. the garden is small.

Discussions started by kaycurtis

Talkback: Vine weevil

I just hope the birds get some of them but always wise to check the roots of every plant even from the garden centre as they are not adverse... 
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Talkback: RSPB Giving Nature a Home

I have every type of bird visiting my garden because I feed them. got loads of native trees bushes and flowers frogs newts and slowworms but... 
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Last Post: 31/08/2013 at 11:10

Talkback: Ragwort

I find Dandilions a particular nuisance weed, people say oh! they are good for bees, I personally have never seen a bee near them, in fact t... 
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Last Post: 21/07/2012 at 13:18

Talkback: A gold medal at Chelsea

would like to congratulate Andy on gold, great stuff. 
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Last Post: 29/05/2012 at 10:11

Talkback: Tulip fire

don't you just love Tulips, amazing how there is an awful desease waiting to attack everything on the planet, if it's not one virus it's ano... 
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Last Post: 15/04/2012 at 04:24

Talkback: Red squirrels

Dear Richard Jones, wouldn't we all love the safety of this dear little creature our own native squirrel but nothing is being done about the... 
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Last Post: 16/04/2012 at 14:17

Talkback: Protecting banana plants over winter

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Talkback: How to clean and repair your garden shed

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Talkback: Find out your soil type

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Talkback: Phormium and heuchera pot display

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Last Post: 24/11/2011 at 15:28

Talkback: Rose leaf rolling sawfly

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Talkback: How to repot jamsine

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Talkback: How to plant lily bulbs in a pot

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Talkback: Rosemary beetle

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Talkback: How to lift and divide day lilies

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