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Another unknown in the garden :-/

Posted: 18/06/2013 at 14:03

Thanks... Yeah I have a few hostas but this thing grows quite tall and I think (from memory) had tall pink flowers on a stem but I can't find any photos of it flowering last year .... :-/ Spiders seem to love it if its any help ! 

Putting softdrinks on the garden

Posted: 18/06/2013 at 14:01

I saw or heard somewhere a couple of weeks ago that all the dregs or old bits of carbonated drinks like Coke, lemonade etc could be used to water the garden as they contain lots of nutrients... am I going mad or is this true? 

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Another unknown in the garden :-/

Posted: 18/06/2013 at 13:54

Thanks in advance... this popped up very quickly in the middle of my lupins...  

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/25752.jpg?width=480&height=350&mode=max

 

Please help me identify what is eating my strawberries!?!

Posted: 18/06/2013 at 10:42

I would say mice or rats. 

We have a bed covered and one uncovered. The mice love em ! 

Rockery

Posted: 14/06/2013 at 20:55

Thank you wonderful helpful people  

Coldframes

Posted: 14/06/2013 at 20:54

Fab Thank you !! 

Garlic

Posted: 14/06/2013 at 16:05

Yeah well hopefully it will work you'll have given me a great idea

Coldframes

Posted: 14/06/2013 at 16:03

Okay great! Thanks everyone!! 

A Cautionary Tale .....

Posted: 14/06/2013 at 15:58

Yeah we have a huge ground ivy problem  

Garlic

Posted: 14/06/2013 at 14:00

I popped some in with the carrots after hearing about the carrot fly... don't know if they'll do anything but I'm hoping so  

Discussions started by NickyB

fruit-id-please

What is this fallen fruit? 
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Last Post: 22/08/2013 at 13:54

Help needed to ID this plant? Weed?

So pretty but everywhere!  
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Last Post: 18/06/2013 at 19:04

Putting softdrinks on the garden

things like coke, lemonade etc 
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Last Post: 22/06/2013 at 08:23

Another unknown in the garden :-/

Hoping you can help ID this please... thanks 
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Last Post: 18/06/2013 at 18:16

Coldframes

Will a caravan window work well? 
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Last Post: 14/06/2013 at 20:54

Rockery

Was tired of the boring front garden 
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Last Post: 14/06/2013 at 21:12

Potatoes

When are they ready? I threw the box away! 
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Last Post: 14/06/2013 at 12:33

Bindweed :(

Evil evil stuff which is everywhere... any advice appreciated! 
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Last Post: 26/02/2014 at 09:24

ID on tree and accompanying Ivy please

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Last Post: 13/06/2013 at 07:11

Moved house last year. Need help ID'ing some plants please

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Last Post: 12/06/2013 at 22:23
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