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Latest posts by Mark 1963

holidays

Posted: 22/01/2015 at 19:26

Anywhere on the  UK south coast in August, it's going to be a scorcher

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 21/01/2015 at 20:11

Ground far to hard. Hopefully sow some viola seeds at the weekend. Need to wash off green slime from terracotta pots before going on the front door step.

name of shrub

Posted: 18/01/2015 at 19:54

Hi all, it's accuba. Thanks for you help and patients. I'm not not very good with the camera.

name of shrub

Posted: 18/01/2015 at 16:34

Hi, I see these green leaf shrubs with yellow splashes on them, like paint. Any ideas what the name is. It's quite common in gardens

How do I encourage hedgehogs into my garden?

Posted: 11/01/2015 at 07:35

Hi, thanks for that. Did not know about the milk. I have not put any out in the past. I'll just let them grace their presence and when I see them consider it an honour

How do I encourage hedgehogs into my garden?

Posted: 10/01/2015 at 22:31

We use to have one or two passing hogs go through our garden but last year I did not see any or any of their 'calling cards'.

I don't want to put down cat food or milk down because I don't want to encourage next doors cat.

What can I do to encourage the hogs? and when is the best time to look for them in the garden. I must have been in the right spot by chance before.

Manuka honey

Posted: 05/01/2015 at 21:51

thanks for that. My wife was prescribed it to boast her immune system. She got hers from a local health food shop.

Thanks for that link dove, very informative.

 

Manuka honey

Posted: 05/01/2015 at 21:15

Is anyone else taking this? If so what benefits have you seen. What  and where is the cheapest you have paid for?

Planting dahlia tubers early

Posted: 02/01/2015 at 11:17

April for me in Scotland

New Year Gardening Resolutions

Posted: 31/12/2014 at 11:19

Not to sow too many seeds! Note to self, do I really want to send two days pricking them out

Discussions started by Mark 1963

F1 orange marigolds

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Last Post: 23/08/2015 at 17:02

National Trust Butterfly Book

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Last Post: 18/06/2015 at 11:25

Bedding Begonia plugs

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Last Post: 25/05/2015 at 15:10

new guinea impatient plug plants

new impatient plug plants 
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Last Post: 02/05/2015 at 16:09

Dalia Planting

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Last Post: 16/03/2015 at 20:27

john innes seed compost

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Last Post: 01/03/2015 at 06:12

Etain Viola

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Last Post: 22/01/2015 at 20:03

name of shrub

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Last Post: 18/01/2015 at 19:54

How do I encourage hedgehogs into my garden?

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Last Post: 01/03/2015 at 02:26

Manuka honey

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Last Post: 08/01/2015 at 09:04

Garden programme on Sky 1

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Last Post: 27/01/2015 at 20:39

2015, here we come!

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Last Post: 29/12/2014 at 22:55

winter pansies and violas

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Last Post: 13/12/2014 at 10:20

holly tree

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Last Post: 18/12/2014 at 15:56

New Year gardening resolutions

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