man in a shed

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too much sun/heat on toms

Posted: 09/04/2017 at 10:22

Hi all , I've got tom plants on a sunny windowsill they're 4" tall and looking good n healthy ..well they were , after recent temps they're looking a bit withered , shall I take them out of the sun ? I have kept them watered . thx

spring bulbs

Posted: 22/02/2017 at 11:06

thx now you mention it I did plant some snakehead thingys , must label stuff .

spring bulbs

Posted: 22/02/2017 at 10:20

Hi all , planted these bulbs October they have been this size for about 6 weeks think they're daff/tulip ? just wondered if they are going to flower, look a bit weird . Also these sweet peas I started off indoors xmas time do you think they will survive . Thx

spring bulbs

Posted: 21/10/2016 at 15:12

thx all. Clarington you must be from the posh part of yorks cos it's 'rait' not 'reet'

spring bulbs

Posted: 20/10/2016 at 15:18

Hi all , planted spring bulbs in pots about 3 weeks ago , noticed today a couple are popping their heads up ! is it o.k / normal . i'm in south yorks .shall I cover with more compost ? thx

what are these please

Posted: 14/09/2016 at 16:45

Thx for the info, bit harsh on the hebe nutcutlet lol ,  but googled it and even if it does grow it is pretty boring so thx it's gone

what are these please

Posted: 14/09/2016 at 10:31

what are these please

Posted: 14/09/2016 at 09:54

Hi all , previous owners left these , I was going to throw them out as they had been left for about a year , I tidied them and put em in  pots with fresh compost and feed . want to shape the flowering plants will that be ok and when should I trim them. Thx

strawberry winter care

Posted: 22/08/2016 at 19:06

Hi all , what should I do to my strawbs , they still look quite healthy wondered if I should cut them back when they start to go brown . They are in containers so should I give them some feed for the winter or add some fresh compost and protect them . Got 6 runners going . the strawbs are from my x allotment  think they are on their second year , got a decent crop but not as tasty when they were in the ground I hope it's cos the weather wasn't too good early on . When I transferred them to my patio last year I wasn't too kind to them and they survived , so ... what do you think ? Thx

re pot palm/rubber type plant

Posted: 05/08/2016 at 15:17

Thanks very much , will do .

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