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Posted: 11/05/2014 at 13:58

Plant it out, they grow away anywhere, i have some beautiful ones in complete shade, others in full sun, very easy plant.

Lilac tree- shoots from roots

Posted: 11/05/2014 at 13:55

If you leave those suckers ,Dave, will it flower on those eventually?

Mystery fuchsia

Posted: 11/05/2014 at 13:52

I would cut that back right back to the main stem, there is a fault there, best got rid of.


Posted: 09/05/2014 at 16:35

Mine are called Top Hat, i only bought them because they were going for 1.99 each from Parkers. I will get a different one, will any cross pollinate with those?


Posted: 09/05/2014 at 09:28

I bought 2 blueberry bushes year before last but didnt realise you need 2 varietys to make fruit, this year they are covered in flowers but will this mean they are infertlie, just flowers no fruit?

photo uploads from phone

Posted: 09/05/2014 at 09:24

Lifes a bitch sometimes Alex.

Cant you load them to a pc. Or buy a cheap tablet, mine works fine.

Tomatoes - possibly my second mistake of the year!!!!

Posted: 09/05/2014 at 09:19

I grow Roma, you dont pick out side shoots of those, they were fantastic last year, I still have some in the freezer.


Posted: 08/05/2014 at 14:42

I wont be planting cleome out till June. They like it hot and sunny.

Lifting Daffodils

Posted: 05/05/2014 at 13:46

You can dig them up with their soil and place in carrier bags, make some extra drain holes and put out of the way, 

I am a miserly old so and so I wouldnt use a pot in case i may need it for something else. You can also roll down the tops of used compost sacks.

Busy Lizzie Blight

Posted: 05/05/2014 at 13:31

Its not a bug its downy mildew, just avoid any seeds or plants with the word Walleriana. This is the strain that is suffering.

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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.....

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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ground for runner beans

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My best buy of the year

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Any one know what this is?

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