muddy mare

Latest posts by muddy mare


Posted: 26/10/2012 at 05:04

not sure if the nasturtiums work so well have had them in my brassica cage for a couple of years they seem to help with black fly but my savoy and broccoli are still affected lets hope for some good frosts

Talkback: How to protect plants over winter

Posted: 21/10/2012 at 06:10

i over wintered ten cordylines by tying up verticaly in a sheltered spot am in  south staffs

Weeding - a forgotten skill? Discuss ....

Posted: 13/10/2012 at 21:18

weeding .....!!!i literaly do acres but love or loathe it needs to be done when your veg are batteling for their positions in the flower borders ived learnt not to be so worried i love seeing self seeding babies appearing you can leave them or pot up plants for free so dont be too tidy!


Posted: 09/10/2012 at 06:12

i had a great crop of elephant garlic this year by replanting last years bulbs vert large and tasty


local flower show

Posted: 10/09/2012 at 05:39

very nice



local flower show

Posted: 26/08/2012 at 06:11

well done you must be over the moonbeacuse i dont have any land i cant enter my veggies and flowers I grow them on someone elses land but that doesnt qualify me apparantly i can enter a scarf or a tea cake or a painted hard boiled egg........


local flower show

Posted: 25/08/2012 at 05:08

good luck at your show as im not allowed to enter any veggies in mine im gutted

Frugal gardening techniques

Posted: 18/08/2012 at 06:17

years ago when i raised pheasants we used to put creasote rags around the pens to deter foxes that didnt work either


Mysterious plant

Posted: 04/08/2012 at 07:28

I love borage

Talkback: Carrot fly

Posted: 04/08/2012 at 07:13

This year i planted a row of tagetes then a row of chives either side my carrot plot and so far .....touch wood no fly looks pretty tooo

Discussions started by muddy mare

spring onions

spring onions! 
Replies: 8    Views: 1301
Last Post: 20/05/2014 at 22:48

Golden berry

Replies: 5    Views: 1149
Last Post: 17/05/2014 at 05:53

Enville hall open day

Replies: 1    Views: 1202
Last Post: 28/04/2014 at 19:18

chelsea chop

tools and techneciis 
Replies: 3    Views: 864
Last Post: 08/04/2014 at 19:03
4 threads returned