Latest posts by Lyn

Monty's dream gardens

Posted: 21/02/2016 at 09:50

Thought it was good as entertainment,  but does everyone have almost 3.000.00 to spend on the garden, lots here have said it was a realistic price, I have to wait for seeds and cuttings  to furnish my garden, 

Secret garden

Posted: 21/02/2016 at 09:47

What's the Secret Garden? 


Posted: 21/02/2016 at 09:46

I remember you saying that before Dove, three leaved cuttings are not that easy to come by.

Pruning new hedge - have I killed it?

Posted: 21/02/2016 at 09:45

Let us know what it is, I can't imagine who wrote instructions for you to snip off all the buds! 

If they were 3'  when you planted, you can cut them back to 2ft, that will allow them to shoot out from the bottom.

need to know what they are, but that's generally what you do with hedging


Posted: 21/02/2016 at 09:41

When you see new shoots, cut it back to about two inches from the soil, repot, knocking some of the old compost off, look for vine weevils, then repot in a pot just a little bit bigger than its in now. You can start to feed with a tomato feed  when you see flowers buds appear. don't feed before, there's enough in the new compost and it will just run riot with green. 

Plastic boards

Posted: 21/02/2016 at 09:37

Fascia boards for a builders merchant or DIY.  i don't think they  wI'll be as cheap as scaffold boards though.

Meconopsis betonicifolia

Posted: 20/02/2016 at 19:14

Do have a go Steve, I think it may be a warm but you can only try. Please keep us informed .

Pruning cornus

Posted: 20/02/2016 at 19:08

So prune now or wait till spring, and how far to prune, all the way down.

Monty's dream gardens

Posted: 20/02/2016 at 19:05

I have just watched it, very good, I love Monty anyway, even if he does do some strange things on GW.


Posted: 20/02/2016 at 17:58

Happy Birthday KEF, hope you had a nice day. X 


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