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Camera Corner

Posted: 21/01/2014 at 11:15

yes, but was it you that made it dirty 

Camera Corner

Posted: 21/01/2014 at 10:11

fidgetbones, I'd remove those pictures if I was you, on health and safety grounds. There should be a steel mesh cover over the pond incase you fall in, those puppy's could bite you, and there's not a hint of any CBRN checked adult supervisor. What if a paedo came and snatched you away?

What were you thinking 

Greenhouse electrified!

Posted: 20/01/2014 at 22:47

Why can't they invent wireless electricity, would be so much easier

Teach an Old Garden New Tricks???!

Posted: 20/01/2014 at 21:45
M Fent wrote (see)

Do you know if Alliums are scented?

Ive never stopped to consider that, but I don't think they are scented.

Camera Corner

Posted: 20/01/2014 at 21:42

One I took last summer in my garden..

http://i232.photobucket.com/albums/ee192/thebear843/Garden/allium_zpsc646e050.jpg

 

Teach an Old Garden New Tricks???!

Posted: 20/01/2014 at 21:14

Box hedge and alliums will look amazing, they work extremely well together, especially box balls.

Will you be relying on the hedge to keep the dogs off the garden? Box is a very slow growing hedge and will take a few years to get to any height. You could put a piquet fence along the hedge line, with a gate at each end to allow you access onto the lawn.

http://marianstclair.files.wordpress.com/2013/07/dsc_7791.jpg

 

Planting suggestions for new path?

Posted: 20/01/2014 at 15:21

Oops, meant cat mint 

Planting suggestions for new path?

Posted: 20/01/2014 at 13:19

Verdun, that plant does look nice by a path. Is it also known as Car Mint? My path will be made using blocks and will look similar to this one, so it could be a nice combination...

 

http://i232.photobucket.com/albums/ee192/thebear843/Hornby%20Dublo/0F479B44-064B-44A2-9C92-DA5C0FFCCABF_zpsdy83y4uy.jpg

 

Cost of bird food

Posted: 20/01/2014 at 13:05

I live a short drive from a live food supplier which is where I get my live mealworms from. I usually put them out around nesting time....

http://m.livefoodsdirect.co.uk

 

Mulching with privet

Posted: 19/01/2014 at 23:33

I run over my privet cuttings with my mower, then tip them onto the compost.

Discussions started by LeadFarmer

Which birds nest is this?

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Gardeners World 2014 BBC2

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Photos of your ponds please

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Last Post: 18/07/2014 at 14:25

Seed Potato Suppliers

Where do you buy from? 
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Last Post: 24/02/2014 at 16:08

I'd like a plant like this...

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Last Post: 10/02/2014 at 22:17

Ornamental grass seed?

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Last Post: 28/01/2014 at 23:49

Any good lawn mower forums?

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Last Post: 29/01/2014 at 19:55

Buying Sweet Pea Monty Don seeds?

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Planting suggestions for new path?

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Last Post: 20/01/2014 at 15:21

Everedge steel lawn edging?

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Last Post: 28/07/2014 at 20:28

Box Blight

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Editing posts?

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Last Post: 20/10/2013 at 22:00

Empty Sunflower Seeds?

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Last Post: 19/09/2013 at 01:47

Sunflower Seeds Coming True?

 
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Last Post: 06/08/2013 at 06:40

Elecampane Inula helenium

Wild Sunflower 
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