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Latest posts by Lyn

Talkback: Mullein moth

Posted: 07/07/2014 at 17:24

And... not only does the GW site say to destroy them, they say to spray them !!!

Talkback: Mullein moth

Posted: 07/07/2014 at 17:19

My verbascum leaves were full of holes but I dont think it was the caterpillars, the holes were there long before the caterpillars hatched. Mine were holed by tiny green shiny leaf beetles, they had a go at almost everything in my garden, but t

he new leaves come through ok.Anyone think I am correct there?

Wish list for seed and plant swap

Posted: 07/07/2014 at 16:02

Gosh! Bekkie tree grows to 140/150ft, you will be popular with the neighbours.

Honeysuckle Problem

Posted: 07/07/2014 at 14:40

I cant see much wrong with it.

You will always have some dead leaves and the new growth looks good. What do you think is wrong?.

Wish list for seed and plant swap

Posted: 07/07/2014 at 14:33

Bekkie and VS you are both stars.

GF I would love some scabious and dwarf cosmos when you harvest. Thank you.


Posted: 06/07/2014 at 21:15
fidgetbones wrote (see)

Also good advice here


This is a very good link, thanks FB


Posted: 06/07/2014 at 19:46

I read a recent article by Attenborough he asked everyone to grow a buddlia, why would he do that Edd if its the wrong plant?

Grey Squirrel

Posted: 06/07/2014 at 19:28

I collected up a load of slugs yesterday and put them down where the bird food is. Not one bird touched them, they dried out in the end and I threw them in the bin.

Plant names...not Latin or common but those named after people

Posted: 06/07/2014 at 19:13

I rather fancy that 'ghost' eryngium, another for the seed wish list me thinks.

does this berry bush look ok?

Posted: 06/07/2014 at 19:03

Bringing it close up i think its the same plant and if you look on his 'what can I do' post, I an sure its the same, just turned a bit distorted.

Do you think he will come back though and clarify.

Discussions started by Lyn

Royal Cornwall show and WW1.

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would anyone know what this is please.

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would anyone know what this is please.

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This is what happens when.....

Tomato plants 
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pepper plants

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extra nitrogen

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planting on verge.

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unwins catalogue

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Advent prizes

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Last Post: 26/12/2012 at 14:09

ground for runner beans

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Last Post: 09/12/2012 at 19:15

My best buy of the year

Lobelia Richardii 
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Any one know what this is?

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