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Posted: 17/01/2015 at 14:45

So sorry Lily for the loss of you friend, may she feel peace now

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 Hoping Matty is ok, take care dear friend xx

 

 

Digitalis

Posted: 16/01/2015 at 16:45

Thank you Nut, I did get them a couple of days ago and sent you a PM, they are lovely and one is out in flower now.

My PM's are playing up, deleted a few and the lot went so maybe it didnt get to you, so sorry, I have your seeds ready and will dig the bulbs and Pulmanaria probably Monday if we dont get anymore snow. 

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Narcissus Cheerfullness

Posted: 16/01/2015 at 16:28

Why wont they flower for 3 to 4 years, I grow mine in pots every year or is it just that particular one?

When to plant out...

Posted: 16/01/2015 at 16:21

There is far too much faffing around these days, too much on the market to get you to spend your money.

 The most I ever use is chicken pellets and homemade compost for mulch. Nothing wrong with my garden.

I know certain plants dont grow well here, being 960ft above, and always windy, but I plant what I like and it takes it chance. Roses are not brilliant, the air is to clean and pure, so they say anyway!

strawberries

Posted: 16/01/2015 at 15:57

Stick them in a pot about 4inches deep, probably wont grow now, but whats to lose,  its only a bit of compost. Give it a try.

I have never seen a strawberry plant tuber, they are usually roots, either attached to the mother plant or bare rooted fron GC or nursery.  Can you take a photo. Click on the tree icon and follow insructions.

Gardenia disease

Posted: 16/01/2015 at 15:52

Bumping up as its dropped to pg 2.

Plants pet owners should avoid

Posted: 16/01/2015 at 15:41

Oh Hell!!!! however have I managed to keep 13 cats and 6 dogs to old age, biggest killer of cats is cars.

Worries & troubles that affect Forum friends.

Posted: 16/01/2015 at 02:11

Well done Matty, xx

Hope Verduns mum is ok. Mine not good, finally got to speak to doctor at 6.30, he said he would come in ' on the off chance, as he was passing' next Tuesday, suppose better than nothing.

 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 15/01/2015 at 12:43

Burns night 25th Jan. Don't know many Scottish people in Devon/cornwall though!

I think Lidl have slipped up there, well, down here anyway! 

Which garden would you pick?

Posted: 15/01/2015 at 12:38

Johannele is coming over from Finland, how lovely, I couldn't choose, but having spent a long time living in Kent/East Sussex, I can recommend Sissinghurst and Gr Dixter, (because I lived very close)there are so many in that area and all are beautiful . Makes me feel homesick! 

I suppose May is a bit early, the Spring plants have finished and Summer ones not underway.. Should be a good showing of bluebells if you can find some woods.

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