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Latest posts by Lilylouise

Powdery mildew

Posted: 10/07/2012 at 13:35

Thanks everyone - I will be persistent as I don't want to use a chemical spray - the greenhouse will most likely smell like a dairy

Pam x

Powdery mildew

Posted: 09/07/2012 at 20:27

I will

I will let you know if it works or not

Pam x

What is your kind of garden?

Posted: 09/07/2012 at 20:26

I am a bit of everything gardener

Pam x

Fork Handles

Posted: 09/07/2012 at 20:23

Oh dear

Powdery mildew

Posted: 09/07/2012 at 20:21

Thanks Geoff  A few years ago we visited a garden in Cornwall where they gardened by the phases of the moon- the chap there told us about the milk thingy and I thought he said full cream milk What shall I do - decisions ,decisions !!!

Flower ID

Posted: 09/07/2012 at 20:13

Could it be Musk Mallow Bob? It is very pretty!

Pam x


Powdery mildew

Posted: 09/07/2012 at 20:07

Quite a few of my Cucumber leaves have developed powdery mildew already

I don't want to use a chemical spray and seem to remember something about using full cream milk and water - I think the ratio was 1 part milk to 9 parts water . Does anyone know about this ,please

Pam x

July in the garden!!

Posted: 09/07/2012 at 16:12

Beautiful plants The Potsmith - I love your Aquilegia and PoppiesI love your Meadowsweet  Gracie The garden is very soggy at the moment - we have been deadheading the front garden today - took ages! I just hope we get a couple of good days before the 22nd or our visitors will think our garden is rubbish.

I will do a video just after our open day all being well

Pam x

July in the garden!!

Posted: 09/07/2012 at 11:25

You are all very kind about our garden - thankyou - your words are much appreciated  The Peas are Hurst Green Shaft they usually have between 9 and 11 peas in a pod but my son found a couple with 12 peas !!!!

Pam x


Belfast sink.

Posted: 08/07/2012 at 05:48
jude5 wrote (see)

Blimey! You're just showing off lilylouise! Seriously though, love that African blue, where can I get some?

Sorry jude5  I just love Basils  I have a spare cutting if you would like one

Pam x

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