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Compostable Kitchen Caddy Liners

Posted: 10/03/2013 at 17:22

Hi All

I've searched everywhere to find an answer to this question.

I use 100% compostable caddy bin liners in my kitchen waste bin, does anyone know how long they take to degrade?

Can you help identify this plant?

Posted: 16/11/2012 at 21:40
Mine is in a north west facing position in a clay type soil. It always the way I don't want it grows rampantly you want it an it doesn't grow

Can you help identify this plant?

Posted: 16/11/2012 at 21:37

Can you help identify this plant?

Posted: 16/11/2012 at 08:21

Thank you for your speedy response, I probably should have added that is has spines which until cut down were about 5cm long and has red flowers.  It also grows like a maniac.


Can you help identify this plant?

Posted: 16/11/2012 at 07:45

Hi all.

I have this plant growing in my garden, it grows as a large bush, but after removing one of them a year ago, it seems to come up all over the garden.  Can you help identify it?

Thanks in advance


Lifting Lily bulbs

Posted: 07/09/2012 at 19:54

Cheers Matt.  


Aftercare of geums

Posted: 07/09/2012 at 19:51

As they are a member of the rose family and my roses haven't performed fantastically I would suggest the weather.

Also there is the grizzled skipper (butterfly) that could havehad something to do with it

Lifting Lily bulbs

Posted: 07/09/2012 at 19:43

Am I able to lift my lillies and transplant them at this time of year (September)?

Talkback: Ants

Posted: 12/08/2012 at 21:52

Also,  Ants are amazing insects

Talkback: Ants

Posted: 12/08/2012 at 21:50

I also love the red rum joke.  I personally do not see the massive issue with Ants.  I too have had a lot of them outside, red and black.  I just give pots a good soaking a few times at first and then a few more over for a couple of days that gets rid of them.  Red ants aren't an issue, the best thing to do is not disturb the nest and they wont disturb you.

After researching Ants in the lawn and borders, it is very difficult to get rid of them

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Plant ID please

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Lily buds that have gone brown and dried

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Compostable Kitchen Caddy Liners

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Can you help identify this plant?

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