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......the good guys

Posted: 02/04/2015 at 17:19

Received 2 potted Blueberries today from Pomona, good size plants already showing flower buds & very well packed.

What's wrong with my pepper plants? Leaves turning white

Posted: 02/04/2015 at 09:26

It has been proven that sunburn through water droplets on plant leaves is a myth, it doesn't happen after a shower of rain does it so why should artificial watering be any different?

What treatment for new Pergola?

Posted: 30/03/2015 at 23:26

If the wood is recently pressure treated don't apply anything yet, give it about 6 months to weather then look for a coating that is listed as suitable for pressure treated timber, do not apply any oil based product if the pressure treatment has not weathered as it will not take.

Magnolia Stellata (pink)

Posted: 30/03/2015 at 09:22


Posted: 29/03/2015 at 15:52

Mine were planted in January in pots,they are  just beginning to show


Posted: 29/03/2015 at 15:49

The words Flymo & petrol mower have always spelt trouble when used together.

What is this please?

Posted: 27/03/2015 at 13:49

I went around the garden last week pulling up every one I could find before they set seed.


Posted: 27/03/2015 at 13:46

No, they could be very different


Nuclear option for weeds?

Posted: 24/03/2015 at 12:58

Don't use road salt on your drive it will destroy it

Yellow Geranium?

Posted: 18/03/2015 at 20:02

There was a yellow Geranium introduced a while back, T&M I think, but only the unopened buds appeared yellow, the flower opened white.

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