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Latest posts by Meomye


Posted: 18/10/2015 at 13:27

Is now a good time to start mulching? if so, what should I use and how do I apply it please? I have a couple of bags of well rotted manure (shop bought) is this ok?   

New Guinea Impatiens

Posted: 13/10/2015 at 07:04

Thanks Verdon that is good to hear. 

New Guinea Impatiens

Posted: 12/10/2015 at 15:52

I bought four NG Impatiens from the 'poorly' section of my local GC earlier this year and they turned out absolutely beautiful. My question is, if I take cuttings now (as they are dying off a bit) will they be ok or will they not be as good next year?

Soot and rust on rose leaves

Posted: 05/10/2015 at 07:11

Thank you Ceres, I think you are right. I have also found anther very interesting site that others might find useful.

Noisy Mower

Posted: 05/10/2015 at 06:59

Thank you David, that is most helpful, at least now, I know where to start looking! 

Soot and rust on rose leaves

Posted: 04/10/2015 at 15:37

I just noticed the leaves on one of my roses looked a bit yellow but on closer inspection the back of some of  the leaves had a black sooty powder and yellow rust! is this black spot?  what action should I take please?  

Noisy Mower

Posted: 27/09/2015 at 14:03

Thanks for replies everyone. I think I do have a booklet somewhere. I never contacted the manufacturer originally because I believed it was something I may have done wrong when setting it up  I just wondered if there was anything  I could do to sort it but I will consult the booklet.

Cosmos from container to border

Posted: 27/09/2015 at 13:58

Thanks for replies everyone, Verdon, no smell of chocolate. Oh well, shame they don't come back but I will definitely be getting more next year as this was my first time with Cosmos.

Cosmos from container to border

Posted: 27/09/2015 at 09:57

Hi, I have a Cosmos (sorry, no idea of name) successfully growing in a pot but I would like to put it in the garden. Is this a good time to do it (whilst still in flower?) and also, am I right in thinking it will come back next year? or does that depend which variety it is?  Thanks

Noisy Mower

Posted: 27/09/2015 at 09:45

My Mountfield petrol mower, is always making a strange 'popping' sound and never seems to run smoothly. It has been like this since I bought it. I have heard that it could be to do with the 'mixture' but have no idea what this means  I have replaced plugs and filters in the past but it still does it! Any advice appreciated thanks.

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Vibernum (potential probs)

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Soil Preperation

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Which Lavender ?

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How to deal with moss??

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Lawn Weeds

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Gardening Footwear

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New Guinea Impatiens

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Last Post: 14/10/2015 at 23:11

Soot and rust on rose leaves

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Last Post: 05/10/2015 at 07:11

Cosmos from container to border

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Last Post: 27/09/2015 at 14:08

Noisy Mower

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Hebe Recommendations Please

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