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Shredder

Posted: 20/02/2016 at 10:06

There seem to be two types. The Bosch above has a spinning blade to chop/slice the branches etc, therefore its best used on dry/brown stuff otherwise it will clog up. The other type crushes them, and is perhaps better for moist/green stuff.

I store freshly cut stems etc to dry them out before putting them through the Bosch.

Gardeners World returns 4th March 2016

Posted: 19/02/2016 at 23:17

Only 14 more sleeps 

Shredder

Posted: 19/02/2016 at 20:02

Lyn, thats the one I have, bought it in 2008 and its great.

I sometimes have to open it up to clean debris around the blade, especially if some green stuff has passed through it as it can clog it up. Stick to dry brown stuff and its fab.

Barnsdale Gardens

Posted: 18/02/2016 at 21:41

Sadly i didn't get chance to visit Barnsdale today, I ran out of time and had to be back home to do the school run. But I will be visiting one day this summer.

App for garden design

Posted: 18/02/2016 at 19:33

I drew mine out to scale first, then transferred the info to the software.

App for garden design

Posted: 18/02/2016 at 18:24

I used free trial period of smallblueprinter.com on my laptop to design my new garden layout. Download the free trial software only when you know you have sufficient time to sit down and use it, so you can complete the design before the free trial ends.

http://i232.photobucket.com/albums/ee192/thebear843/Garden/b8e26e11-7d92-4750-b0d6-48a56a3e5bb2_zpse21c1619-3_zpsdff63daa.png

 

 

 

 

Gardeners World returns 4th March 2016

Posted: 18/02/2016 at 18:21

Id prefer to see more of Mony working in his own garden. I often FF through the bits where they visit other gardens etc. 

Barnsdale Gardens

Posted: 15/02/2016 at 11:15

Thanks, I guess I may as well go take a look whilst I'm in the area, think its currently only £6 entrance fee to I can always go again in the summer. And I may have some of the garden to myself if its quiet.

Barnsdale Gardens

Posted: 15/02/2016 at 10:54

Those photos look excellent David. Looks like you were there in the summer, would the gardens still be worth seeing at this time of year, would there be much to see? 

Barnsdale Gardens

Posted: 15/02/2016 at 10:42

Anyone been?

Im in the area of Barnsdale later this week and was going to go take a look. Is it worth seeing at this time of year?

http://www.barnsdalegardens.co.uk

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