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Sowing Aqualegia now

Posted: Today at 18:49

That is so sad. 

Sowing Aqualegia now

Posted: Today at 17:09

I've got no up to date info re that Mark. I should think it's hard to rid a garden of that when so many of your plants are aquilegias.

Sounds like a problem

Posted: Today at 12:34
Dovefromabove says:

If the pipe to the septic tank is blocked, wouldn't there be a bit of a whiff?

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 probably Dove. though whiff isn't something we've had a problem with.

Sowing Aqualegia now

Posted: Today at 12:31
Welshonion says:

Be guided by the natural seeding.  Aqualegias cast their seeds as soon as they were ripe after flowering.

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 That's the best time, then the babies are a good size before winter.

Too late for that now 

Sounds like a problem

Posted: Today at 12:29

I don't know about observation tanks, the system here dates from 1960. We can lift manhole covers to see if it's backing up and another over the tank to see if there's a flow in or if it's full but not draining away

Is this water in the area of the septic tank or the pipe to it?

We find a set of drain rods are essential for living with a septic tank

Sounds like a problem

Posted: Today at 11:57

and the pipe that leads to the septic tank? Is the system Ok not blocked and backing up somewhere.

Coping with withdrawal symptoms

Posted: Today at 11:17

TV? I can't remember how that goes 

Dying Oak Tree and Virginal Creeper

Posted: Today at 11:11

I like to see ivy on dead trees in woodland but climbers up a dead tree in a garden rarely look good 

Is it too late to sow a new lawn?

Posted: Today at 11:09

I agree with Fairy,

but it's about temperature and soil conditions rather than calendar time. Once germinated grass is fine under snow. (experience tells me) but if not germinated before cold and wet sets in it may rot. Cold and wet is unpredictable. Could be next week or next year.

Sounds like a problem

Posted: Today at 10:59

no, that's not normal unless you live in a bog.

If that's new, check your water and drainage pipes

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