loony gardner

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Buying Seed Potatoes

Posted: 28/10/2016 at 09:06

I'm so looking forward to growing potatoes this time ! Thank you everyone , for giving me such valuable information  :) 

Buying Seed Potatoes

Posted: 26/10/2016 at 10:01

Yes Welshonion, ColinA did suggest going to a garden centre, which I will do after Christmas. Can't wait!  :) 

Buying Seed Potatoes

Posted: 25/10/2016 at 19:15

Thank you Garrigues, I will check out the link right now  :) 

Buying Seed Potatoes

Posted: 08/09/2016 at 10:49

Thank you hoeglory, I will try to find out if there will be a potato day at my local garden centre, sounds like a good chance to learn things about it :)

Buying Seed Potatoes

Posted: 06/09/2016 at 16:07

Thank you Colin and Philippa! You've both given me 2 pungent ways to go about it :) I'll browse around the garden centres here and then if I don't find what  I'm looking for (I want Charlotte potatoes) then I'll order by next month. 

Buying Seed Potatoes

Posted: 06/09/2016 at 13:44

Hi everyone, I want to grow potatoes (for the first time ever) next year and I would really appreciate some help on this: when should I order seed potatoes?

Many, many thanks in advance :)


The Gingernut Cover-up ?

Posted: 03/02/2016 at 14:10

Hi Hogweed, just saw this post, being a ginger nut lover myself....if you have an Aldi nearby, go there. They have gingernuts. I went through the same disbelieving horror a few weeks ago when I didnt find them at Tesco....but was saved by Aldi

Peach Tree Disease

Posted: 11/05/2015 at 07:54
Ok I will do. Its ok if I don't have any fruit this year, I just want the tree to survive. There'll be plenty of time for fruits in the future, right?
Thank you once again, Dove!

Peach Tree Disease

Posted: 11/05/2015 at 07:13
I think it very probably was; I was away for 6 weeks from March to the end of April

Peach Tree Disease

Posted: 11/05/2015 at 06:59
Thanks Dove, I planted it out in the garden. I tried posting pictures but couldn't
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