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potatoes

Posted: 16/06/2015 at 21:58

March 14th is 90 days ago.

Disaster

Posted: 16/06/2015 at 21:33

Sometimes the old remedies are the best. Keep us posted on the progress.

potatoes

Posted: 16/06/2015 at 21:30

Am digging first earlies at the mo and they never flowered. Have aroot around in one bag to see if there is anything there. Any idea when they were planted. Should be ready in 90 days for firsts and 110 for seconds.

Are you eating your home grown fruit and veg yet?

Posted: 16/06/2015 at 21:25

Eating first early Sharpes express, cabbage Hispi followed by strawberries.

Pallets

Posted: 13/06/2015 at 22:34

Very nice. Just think what it would cos to buy a plant stand like that.

Disaster

Posted: 10/06/2015 at 22:12

Diluted Jayes Fluid around the base of the stems will kill the worms. It's an old remedy round here but others might not recommend it.

onions

Posted: 10/05/2015 at 16:29

Had a lot of hassle from birds till the sprouts came on the onion sets. Might try "chitting"them next year.

Frosted potato shoots

Posted: 30/04/2015 at 23:08

They will grow again but will mature a bit later. otherwise they'll be fine.

cold snap and potatoes

Posted: 27/04/2015 at 22:35

Very cold here in Tipperary tonight. Some snow flakes this evening. Rain, wind and frost forecast for tonight. Everything covered up but keeping fingers crossed the wind doesn't blow the covers off.

cold snap and potatoes

Posted: 25/04/2015 at 22:47

Have been covering up for weeks now as we get a slight frost most nights till early May.

If they do get a touch of frost keep direct sun off them as this burns the leaves.

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Garlic

Yellow tips on my garlic plants 
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How is the Potato planting going for you?

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Planting First Earley Potatoes

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planting Hawthorh from cuttings

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Talkback: Geranium 'Bill Wallis'

One of the few flowers growing in my yard. 4 different clumps of it some as big as a car bonnet. Only knew it as Purple Geranium. Got some f... 
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A Feast For Crows

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