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Angels Trumpets

Posted: 08/01/2015 at 23:46

Datura are actually short lived perennials but are usually considered annuals in the UK.

Angels Trumpets

Posted: 08/01/2015 at 22:56

The trouble is ''angels trumpets'' is also used to describe Datura, a similar plant but not the same as Brugmansia.

Brugmansia cuttings.

Posted: 08/01/2015 at 21:51

If your plants are seed raised you need to take the cuttings above the fork in the trunk as this is adult wood, where the flower buds form, this will give you bushier plants that flower earlier.

Parsnip problems!

Posted: 06/01/2015 at 16:18

Jenny did you sow the seed direct into the soil? I have seen parsnips like this when people have sown them in trays & then transplanted them later.

Cutting back neighbours privet hedge

Posted: 05/01/2015 at 23:11

I have yet to read any posts from MA that suggest he is an expert in any subject.

Manuka honey

Posted: 05/01/2015 at 21:21

There is quite a lot of fake Manuka honey around, world consumption exceeds production by a long way, no idea how you can tell.

Room 101

Posted: 05/01/2015 at 13:41


Plants online

Posted: 04/01/2015 at 20:42

Had some good quality bearded iris from Clare Austin this year

Room 101

Posted: 04/01/2015 at 17:21

The 118 118 guys, Keith Lemon, all talent shows, dog owners who  don't scoop the poop,pensioners in supermarkets who spend 20 mins choosing which piece of cheese to buy, noise, slow drivers, screaming kids.

Cutting back neighbours privet hedge

Posted: 04/01/2015 at 00:42

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