Latest posts by NewBoy2

Growing Ginger

Posted: 11/04/2016 at 13:40

Found this link so Im off and running

I eat ginger and garlic every day so this hopefully should make me self sufficient


Growing Ginger

Posted: 11/04/2016 at 13:24

I noticed a green shhot appearing on a piece of fresh ginger that I use in cooking

I have planted it in a 5 " pot and its shooting

? Any advice friends

South African Plants

Posted: 05/04/2016 at 16:37

I have a heated mat at home and use of our CG poly tunnel if that helps 

Digging up turf

Posted: 05/04/2016 at 16:18

Buy a Chillington Hoe

South African Plants

Posted: 05/04/2016 at 16:16

..and Leucospermum Cordifolium

My friend has brought some seeds from the above back from SA 

? Does anyone have any experience in growing them

I can obviously follow the destruction'son the packet as they are in SA and English !

Seed Propagators - Heat

Posted: 17/03/2016 at 18:21

I am going to buy one to give my seedlings a warmer start than last season

? Does anyone have a RECOMMENDATION for one that they have used for sometime that has consistently worked well please

Squirrel Assault Course Plans

Posted: 09/03/2016 at 16:25

Plans please so we can start small and build up over a period

Squirrel Assault Course Plans

Posted: 08/03/2016 at 15:32

We want to build one at our Community Garden

? Does anyone have a link to some simple plans for a SAC


Portuguese Laurel

Posted: 28/02/2016 at 14:31

I planted 10 of the above 25 months ago as a hedge and the individual plants are now between 2 1/2 foot and 3 foot tall

? When do i do the first pruning and any tips please

New Wooden Fence

Posted: 25/02/2016 at 16:23

Thanks Philippa............were you a railway worker ?

Discussions started by NewBoy2

Planning the Plot

Usages of the area 
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Mint leaves

How to use 
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Follow On 4 Onions/Garlic/Shallots

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Marker Pens that Work

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Protective Robins

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Last Post: 28/06/2016 at 13:32

New Deep Raised bed

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Last Post: 11/06/2016 at 14:01

Sweet Pepper Plants - In or Out

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height of Strawbs

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New Red Currant Plant

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Frost and BBC Weather Forecasts

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Last Post: 01/05/2016 at 19:05

Lawn to Wild Flowers

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Last Post: 12/05/2016 at 20:17

Laurel and Monty

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Growing Ginger

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