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Are you finding this is a poor season?

Posted: 09/08/2014 at 23:45

I have had bumper crops of Gooseberries & Blueberries, the Rhubarb has grown huge, apple tree is laden , so yes a good year for me.

Our Silent Fliers.

Posted: 09/08/2014 at 22:03

 Had 11 Small Tortoiseshell on my Buddliea today & almost as many Peacocks, only seen a couple of Red Admirals though.

Bargins on the high street

Posted: 08/08/2014 at 22:08

Wyevale have a sale on with up to 70% off

Pond pumps/filters

Posted: 08/08/2014 at 16:47

If you only have 4 goldfish you don't need a filter, the pond should find a natural balance.

Chinese Pond Pump / UV filter

Posted: 08/08/2014 at 16:40

Please be careful with anything from Chinese sellers on ebay, many items are cheap copies of genuine items, also who do you turn to if the item fails later on?

Would members be interested?

Posted: 08/08/2014 at 10:02

They sell it on QVC under the Richard Jackson name, some of the reviews suggest it's not very effective.

Pond pumps/filters

Posted: 07/08/2014 at 23:31

It  depends on the size of the pond & the size of the fish really, are they goldfish?

ID's if possible please =+)

Posted: 06/08/2014 at 12:47

I think 3 is a Monarda also


Reliable website for ordering bulbs

Posted: 06/08/2014 at 10:09

I use Fentongollan Farm,

They grow their own bulbs down in Cornwall.

What is the name of this shrub?

Posted: 03/08/2014 at 01:04

Looks like Elaeagnus (Oleaster) to me.

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