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Autumn is very near

Posted: 25/08/2014 at 20:15
It is much earlier than last year but it always takes me by surprise I never get to the end of summer jobs before I need to start getting ready for winter
I don't mind the change in the seasons really

Autumn is very near

Posted: 25/08/2014 at 19:42

the first fieldfairs have arrived today and only a few swallows left on my Cumbria hillside

help needed ?

Posted: 13/08/2014 at 15:32
Sorry I don't know but I'm sure somebody will There is a thread started by Danial try it on there

butternut squash

Posted: 30/07/2014 at 21:42

thanks for the replies i will just carry on ans see what happens

butternut squash

Posted: 29/07/2014 at 18:38

i am growing a squash in the greenhouse some fruit have set and some just go brown and drop off


 



 

 i have given it feed and watered well, it is planted in a large tub in a mixture of good manure and home made compost

 

cucumber mosaic virus or red spider mite

Posted: 02/07/2014 at 13:38

that looks more like it Buddyboy, i have taken the plant out of the greenhouse and put it to burn because i didnt want it to infect anything else i have also sent some pictures to the rhs as i am a member i should have thought of that before but the brain isnt working at full capacity at the moment

ann

cucumber mosaic virus or red spider mite

Posted: 02/07/2014 at 13:00


 stilll not 100% sure Buddyboy another picture 


 

cucumber mosaic virus or red spider mite

Posted: 02/07/2014 at 11:50

hi Buddyboy i thought that at first but cant find any reference to cucumbers suffering from it

cucumber mosaic virus or red spider mite

Posted: 02/07/2014 at 11:09

hi David no its not downey or powdery mildew there is nothing on the leaves just the colour gone and some brown mottleing

cucumber mosaic virus or red spider mite

Posted: 02/07/2014 at 10:40

Can anybody confirm one or the other for me please or is it something else,

it started on the bottom leaves so i removed them but it gradually worked its way to the top of the plant, the fruits were ok but i have taken the plant out of the greenhouse

 


 


 

 

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