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Posted: 20/06/2013 at 20:57

had my first cucumber yesterday mine are in the greenhouse in pots out of bright sun light and kept with floor moist when its hot to make a nice atmosphere feeding weekly with tomato or comphrey dont worry they will be fine

MOB rants

Posted: 14/06/2013 at 05:28

planted out mr runner beans monday morning where doing very well until i checked yesterday every single one had been shredded i felt like crying the culprits....pidgeons and or pheasants so after running round trying to find netting pegs and sticks for their defence erecting it all i was feeling very fed up..thinking of bird scarers now as a deterent anyone any ideas of home made ones its an open windy site thinking flapping noisy things like pidgeons i guess

What's your Flower of the moment?

Posted: 12/06/2013 at 21:48

wisteria at the moment for me so stunning this year

What do you do with Allium Bulbils

Posted: 07/06/2013 at 05:54

i have 7 lilly bulbis 2nd year on and actually looking like lillys worth the wait


Posted: 07/06/2013 at 05:33

morning all,its fab here in south staffs sun just showing birds singing heaven,will soon be at work ,cant wait its in the garden ,worth all those months of cold

Bearded Iris

Posted: 03/06/2013 at 21:32

I had a lot to move two years ago so with no home i planted in rows in a vacant patch in the kitchen garden they gave a show last year a few but this year look fabulous and nearly all showing so i agree with dove  make sure you dont give them too rich a soil thry do better poor and a sunny spot with their feet above soil level i love them only a short lived show but they give spikey structure all year

Where is the buzz of busy bees?

Posted: 01/06/2013 at 21:42

am worrying too may be nuts right everything being late has a knock on effect maybe its that i was in the garden today for a few hours not one did i see very scary

Talkback: How to grow tomato plants from cuttings

Posted: 01/06/2013 at 06:35

good idea will have a go with that one thanks

greenhouse stawberrys

Posted: 30/05/2013 at 06:00

had a handfull for breakfast the other day always pot up a few and put in green house for early pickings yours look great making mouth water

Chafer grubs

Posted: 24/05/2013 at 21:18

you could lay down some polythene over the obvious infested areas the polythene heat brings the grubs to the surface in the mornings collect up and dispose

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