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patio cleaning

Posted: 12/04/2014 at 23:05

i have a patio with borders of lawn and plants, how can i clean it with patio cleaner without damaging them.

Climbing plant for trellis

Posted: 03/04/2014 at 16:38

You could train a pyracantha against the trellis its evergreen with pretty flowers  in spring and berries in winter.

 

mulching

Posted: 09/03/2014 at 16:02

I am always unsure when to mulch, will I damage new shoots if I cover them with compost.

 

Narcissus starting to grow

Posted: 17/01/2014 at 23:18

The daffs are up about two inches and the snowdrops are just about to bloom  I've never seen them out this early before.

 

 

don't waste my time plant!

Posted: 06/01/2014 at 16:26

I have michaelmas daisies in a dry soil and in shade and have the same problem as you nutcutlet, so this year the`re out, enough is enough, I don`t have any probs with the smaller ones so i will divide a few to fill the gaps

winter tidy up

Posted: 29/11/2013 at 00:01

I tend  to lightly trim to give some protection over winter, and  if i have to put anything  in the greenbin  I prop the lid open to let any insects escape. 

pruning a mountain ash

Posted: 28/11/2013 at 23:30

Thanks for all your views,  I really hate to cut this tree or any tree, but  at 20 feet it was becoming unsteady on windy days and can't risk leaving it.

 

 

 

 

pruning a mountain ash

Posted: 23/11/2013 at 15:16

Can I reduce the size of a mountain ash now

 

 

non blooming of astilbes

Posted: 24/10/2013 at 19:57

My  astilbes produced flowers but did not bloom  for the first time in five years, anyone know what caused that.

Talkback: Trees for small gardens

Posted: 29/08/2013 at 20:30

I have a birch bark cherry  in my small garden, it grows to 5m in 20 years, it is very attractive all year with small white flowers in spring  and a lovely bronze/red bark must be one to try.

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patio cleaning

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mulching

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pruning a mountain ash

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Last Post: 19/12/2013 at 17:51

non blooming of astilbes

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Last Post: 24/10/2013 at 21:24

agave

late flowers 
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Last Post: 04/12/2012 at 20:25

peppers

overwintering 
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Last Post: 07/11/2012 at 16:57
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