Latest posts by Lilylouise

Plant I.D.

Posted: 13/05/2014 at 05:44


Please could someone tell me what this plant is?




Posted: 12/05/2014 at 20:24

I would like to add my very best wishes,too

Vegetable Grow Pots

Posted: 22/01/2014 at 20:28

F1 means that the seeds have been bred for uniformity etc. and that is why they cost more.If you wanted to save your own seeds from F1's they wouldn't grow true to form.

You could start your courgettes off in your greenhouse - sow the seeds 4 -5 weeks before the last frost and pot them on if needs be and you will have good sized plants to plant in the garden.

Tomatoes that did well for me last year included Marinda,a large beefy type,Katiebell ,a small yellow  plum ,Luciebell,a small red plum - I got these from seeds of distinction.Simpsons seeds have a good range of tomato seeds,too. I also grow

Sungold,Sun Cherry Premium,Old Ivory Egg ,Ferline and Shirley.

Pam LL x

Vegetable Grow Pots

Posted: 22/01/2014 at 20:12

Hello spottedray  Well it works for me - I have been growing my tomatoes like that for a few years now - I have found it is better to grow only 2 plants per grobag

Pam LLx

I hope you have a really good veggie year Tracey  I don't grow the courgettes in the greenhouse by the way.

Have you bought your tomato seeds yet?


Vegetable Grow Pots

Posted: 22/01/2014 at 20:01

 This is a display os some of my summer veggies from last year

Vegetable Grow Pots

Posted: 22/01/2014 at 19:57

I grow my Peppers,Chillies,Aubergines and lots of different Basils on the staging Tracey This year I am going to try Okra ,too

Pam LL x

Vegetable Grow Pots

Posted: 22/01/2014 at 14:09


Vegetable Grow Pots

Posted: 22/01/2014 at 08:41

I use them for my cucumbers but for my tomatoes I use flower buckets on top of the grobags.

Pam LL x

Outdoor Cucumbers

Posted: 20/01/2014 at 15:19

Madeleine - I grow Marketmore and a really good variety called La Diva outside

I also grow tomatoes,cucumbers,peppers and chillies in the same greenhouse 

Pam LL x

Greenhouse electrified!

Posted: 20/01/2014 at 15:17

I have electricity in my greenhouse and we had it installed by a qualified electrician.

Pam LL x

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