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Latest posts by muddy mare

do you do a "Chelsea chop ? if so what plants !

Posted: 23/05/2013 at 06:08

I use bamboo got 2 huge thickets of it and our local woods to get twiggy supports looks natural and saves money

slug and snail control

Posted: 22/05/2013 at 05:11

i ve surrounded my lettuces and cabbages with sheep wool horse hair and egg and sea shells this year no damage yet


Posted: 18/05/2013 at 07:22

I have around 360 to plant out in a large circle with a shell in the middle i do this every year so ffar ive never pinched out and they all have grown into decent plants

tulips losing their heads

Posted: 18/05/2013 at 06:53

he he have already had a word with the game keeper!!good idea though dove !the kitchen garden now looks more like a scrap yard with all the metal defences and scare crows they dont seem to like the aparagus though ......thank goodness

tulips losing their heads

Posted: 18/05/2013 at 06:34

my tulips are also being deadheaded also parsnip seedlings scratched out,and potato tops scatched out and pecked the culprits......pheasants


Posted: 10/05/2013 at 05:40

Mine is now shooting thank goodness was getting a little worried last week it being so dry so fertilized with q4 and watered thourghly its an old bed so quite pleased

propagation boasts and failures

Posted: 10/05/2013 at 05:11

hi all very proud of my cape leaf cuttings all took got eleven lovely plantlets from one leaf

Runner Beans

Posted: 06/05/2013 at 07:09

last year my mum decided she wanted runner beans right at the last minute so I soaked them over night in tepid water and they actually caught right up dont panic theres plenty of time

Seed packet grumbles

Posted: 01/05/2013 at 21:50

I realy do struggle with coleus it lol  says easy on the packet


Posted: 27/04/2013 at 05:20

morning all work fpr a couple of hours then free ..yiphee

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chelsea chop

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