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When to Buy The Seeds

Posted: 25/11/2014 at 14:34

I will be sowing different varieties in Jan  Feb   March and April and this is the first time I have A Plan !!

? How long before those dates should I buy the seasons seeds

? Any other experience and advice would be gratefully accepted

Kale Seedlings

Posted: 23/11/2014 at 12:11

Thanks Edd

Your first one looks more like  them

I took pots with what I think is kale and also the intruder back to the GC that I got the compost from

They think the odd ones MAY be radish

Its getting almost to exciting to bear !! 

Bee Hotel

Posted: 23/11/2014 at 12:08

My box seems to have had half the tubes opened in October which I dont think is the time that bees come out

Perhaps there is another reason for the exit

There are 5 tubes still blocked up and I hope to catch the bees when they emerge in Sprint Time

Kale Seedlings

Posted: 18/11/2014 at 12:21

One seedling which I believe to be the kale has a leaf shaped like a stinging nettle whilst the other imposters are shaped more rounded

Tall Spikey Plant- White Sap

Posted: 16/11/2014 at 15:44

Thanks Edd

I have printed off some info re the plant and given to my old neighbour and she thanks everyone

She will get her gloves and pull them up tomorrow

Tall Spikey Plant- White Sap

Posted: 16/11/2014 at 15:32

Thats the one !!

Many thanks NC

What is it called and what is the white sap

 

Tall Spikey Plant- White Sap

Posted: 16/11/2014 at 14:10

I havent planted it and I think its a weed or some plant has just seeded

The spikes are stiff

Friends...sorry not indentified yet

This could become like the  search for Lord Lucan......who is in my shed !!

 

wot to do now

Posted: 16/11/2014 at 13:19

Im no expert  but if you can identify it at the local GC or online then I suspect all my Learned Chums will be able to steer you in the right direction

 

Tall Spikey Plant- White Sap

Posted: 16/11/2014 at 13:16

Hi Edd

No flowers

If you imagine a circle of a series of umbrella spikes 1/2 inch wide sticking out every 3 inches up a stem like a pagoda

Pale green

Tall Spikey Plant- White Sap

Posted: 16/11/2014 at 12:23

My neighbour has some plants in here garden that have umbrella like spikes that stick out in a circle at right angles to the stem

The plant is light green

When she touched them some white sap was produced which irrated her skin for a couple of weeks

I have just spotted a couple in my garden

I dont have a camera

? Any thoughts Friends

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