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Potato help

Posted: 20/05/2014 at 22:08

Dan C if yiu can get some unwashed spuds in any shop they will do if you can't get seed spuds.

Orchid you can hrvest after they flower.

Sad rhubarb

Posted: 15/05/2014 at 22:39

It amazes me how small and miserable the crowns for sale in gardencenters are.

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/45921.jpg?width=336&height=350&mode=max

 That's the size they should be, with enough stored energy to produce a good crop of healthy leaves in year one and a good crop for picking in year two.

Sad rhubarb

Posted: 14/05/2014 at 22:53

April seems a bit late to sow rhubarb. I picked some in early April.

Sad rhubarb

Posted: 14/05/2014 at 22:25

Just posting to keep this near the top. Still need more info to make a  guess at what is wrong. Did you pick much?

Sad rhubarb

Posted: 13/05/2014 at 23:00

What a great inherritance, an allotment with rhubarb. Have all the leaves died back or just a few? any chance of a picture.

My first year in the vegetable garden

Posted: 09/05/2014 at 21:39

Looking very good Bluebaron, my plot would not be as tidy as that.

World Naked Gardening Day

Posted: 06/05/2014 at 22:09

Ryan Lloyd you should honour the great Homer when you use one of his quotes. Simpson that is.

dafodil leaves

Posted: 06/05/2014 at 22:03

I'm going with too congested as they have not been lifted for a few years. Thanks for the help all.

dafodil leaves

Posted: 05/05/2014 at 21:44

This year i had a share of dafs without flowers, why?

Naughty Frost!

Posted: 05/05/2014 at 21:31

The real harm is done by the sun on the frosty potatoe leaves. It burns them badly as can be seen in the photos. We got caught by a frost a few weeks back. In the morning I put on the covers I usually place on the spuds at night. This stopped the direct sunlight from burning the leaves.

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