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Posted: 28/05/2014 at 11:35

Whatever you write, I still have a blank page on the tablet. I have to use laptop to see profiles. I cant do PM's'either.

In fact, the whole tablet is a pain in the wotsit, because I cant even see what I am typing in the posting box.

Rhubarb from seed

Posted: 28/05/2014 at 11:26

Thats right Steve,  less room needed as well.

I bought the seeds from Amazon, very cheap.

Slugs.. sod the organic approach I just want them dead!

Posted: 28/05/2014 at 11:23

To everything there is a purpose, what is the purpose of slugs and snails.

I go around with a stanley knife and cut then up, at least that way they get dug back into the soil and enrich the ground. They then have a purpose.

Rhubarb from seed

Posted: 28/05/2014 at 11:17

I grow mine from seeds too. Simple and a lot, lot cheaper. I once read that someone grows them and treats them as anuals. I dont think mine will be ready for picking any decent amounts this year though, they seem to be taking ages to grow, watched pot and all that!

Mony Don

Posted: 27/05/2014 at 23:47

My OH likes Rachel, calls her ' the posh bird'

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Posted: 27/05/2014 at 23:41

I dont get any info like that on my android tablet, I dont know about i pads.

Garden tattoos? Or generally cool and interesting tattoos?

Posted: 27/05/2014 at 23:31

My grand mother, born around 1880, had a tattoo and pierced ears, my son and his mate went to Docs in  Union street  Plymouth to get a tattoo each, mate came back with something about an inch high, son came back with one earing! Cowards.

 I once went out with someone who had a large Cornish flag tatooed on his back. Cant say I like them though.


Posted: 27/05/2014 at 22:59

These were divided 2 years ago, I did it in the autumn.


How Safe is Your Garden?

Posted: 27/05/2014 at 22:44

I would give anything to have my children as littluns again. They are 46 and 39 now but I still remember them mucky playing in the garden.

Looks like we dont need another book on 'Safe Gardens' Mike.

How Safe is Your Garden?

Posted: 27/05/2014 at 11:52

The trouble these days Fleur, is that you mustnt tell children off for anything.

I was told as a child, dont touch the plants, especially the lupins and Laburnum, or else, well, you didnt want to know what the or else might be. I am still here as are my 90 year old parents. I dont think as youngsters they were particular about hand washing either. I have had alsorts in my gardenin the past, well, still have, I just told my kids you do not pick mummies flowers. 

I would draw the line at deadly nightshade though!!.

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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.....

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unwins catalogue

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Advent prizes

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ground for runner beans

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My best buy of the year

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