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Latest posts by Lyn

friend or foe?

Posted: 17/03/2015 at 11:57

Its ok Tetley, I did use a wooden stake through its heart.

Don't squish, put them out for the birds, you have to check they haven't wiggled away though!

I didn't know Verdun liked eating them, I will save them up and pop them down to him.

Watching seedlings grow

Posted: 17/03/2015 at 11:54

 Leeks are up, I have given up on the Onions, used the same seed for three years, think I was pushing it?

I will buy more Bedfordshire Champions, still not too late.


Posted: 17/03/2015 at 11:44

Dont despair of a conifer hedge, this is mine, I know several regulars have seen these piccy before, but just to show what can be done in a very short time. the only things I bought for this was a couple of tubs of chicken pellets, BOGOF. I bought 12 bare root shrubs, 20.00 from Amazon and I bought the asters and some Penstemon bare roots in the winter, of which I have now taken loads of cutting for this year. If you have the time to spend it will reward you.

starting to dig out Oct 13

 Planting up in May

 10th July growing on!

2nd Sept

 23rd Sept

 So in exactly one year from start to finish and hardly cost anything but time.


cat deterent

Posted: 16/03/2015 at 17:38
nutcutlet wrote (see)

My dad used to say 'None so blind as those that will not see'

I say 'Never argue with a delusion'

You have got it wrong there Nut, in the words of the great Delboy Trotter

' theres none so blind as them wot wont listen'

Worries & troubles that affect Forum friends.

Posted: 16/03/2015 at 17:34

I know about that Lily, thank you x

friend or foe?

Posted: 16/03/2015 at 17:30

That wooden unit was from Argos, it had a cotton cover and is supposed to be a bedroom storage unit, ideal there and quite cheap.

The other side is just those metal and plastic shelves from Amazon, pack of 2 around 30.00.

Worries & troubles that affect Forum friends.

Posted: 16/03/2015 at 17:27

Definitely got fast track responce coming twice tomorrow, they are hoping to get the Marie Currie staff soon. Someone coming tomorrow to see about some relaxing drugs as she is very aggitated.

I speng an hour in the green house today, that was lovely.

Thank you everyone, its nice to know so many lovely people.

friend or foe?

Posted: 16/03/2015 at 15:36

Sorry, forgot to say thank you to everyone who replied, I havent the time really to look things up. X

friend or foe?

Posted: 16/03/2015 at 15:18

I did think thats what is was, always got them in the pots at the end of the year, but can be controlled, by provado.

Have I plants in the kitchen,?  just a few, this conservatory door stays open all the time for warmth, however did it get on the table, they only walk! I have never seen an adult, they are all females so its now a late weevil!


friend or foe?

Posted: 16/03/2015 at 13:09

He is on my kitchen table. doest fly has ridges on his back and a snout like front. Long feelers, slightly bent. about half inch long, plus feelers.


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