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Mulching with privet

Posted: 19/01/2014 at 22:07

It's amazing how small a heap you get from a mountain of prunings.

Mulching with privet

Posted: 19/01/2014 at 21:47

I shred any shrub/tree/ dry perennial stalk and it all goes back on the garden. Wonderful round newly planted shrubs etc, retains the moisture all through summer, keeps weeds down, unless you count the seedlings from the dried flower stems as weeds

"Bare- bottom" hedge

Posted: 19/01/2014 at 21:08

Sounds a good idea Bill

Thanks everyone

Posted: 19/01/2014 at 21:07

I write down lots of things but never what I need.

Somewhere I made a map of which of the snowdrops is planted where. Can I find it?

Thanks everyone

Posted: 19/01/2014 at 20:41

Making notes is a good idea. I've been given info here and thought I'd be able to find it again when needed. I can never remember what the threads were called and I can't find them. 

Mulching with privet

Posted: 19/01/2014 at 20:35

I do but that's no recommendation


Posted: 19/01/2014 at 17:51

I lioke to have the species, they can just seed about and be happy.

I've never bought a named form but I have been given a few by a collector friend. I don't really like having to look after them and keep them separate and labelled. But feel obliged as the friend visits often

Opposite of gloating

Posted: 19/01/2014 at 17:47

You can't have too many plants Berghill

Greenhouse renovation?

Posted: 19/01/2014 at 17:35

they do landgirl.

I heard it summed up in a discussion as 'they break up but they never break down'.

This gardens has lots of little bits of blue plastic from dumped fertilizer sacks. 


You're right Edd.

anyone know what this is??11

Posted: 19/01/2014 at 16:03

Phuopsis stylosa

but, unless I've misjudged the size, I still think that's moss in Daniel's pic

Discussions started by nutcutlet

I just had to share this

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What do I do now

kiss of death to houseplants 
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A new bloom from the NYD flower count

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Cutting old hellebore leaves

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Last Post: 21/12/2015 at 19:27

aaron gardens

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Last Post: 14/12/2015 at 12:52

coppicing the hazels

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Last Post: 06/11/2015 at 20:36

How long for ground elder to die from starvation and dehydration

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Last Post: 30/09/2015 at 10:48

Hydrangea cuttings on behalf of Bruce Weston

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Last Post: 22/09/2015 at 10:39

Have I killed my bearded irises?

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Last Post: 20/09/2015 at 20:53

not water mint

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Last Post: 17/09/2015 at 20:18

Forum trip to Kathy Brown's garden near Bedford

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Last Post: 23/09/2015 at 15:19

Today's trip

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Last Post: 04/09/2015 at 09:59

ID please

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Last Post: 01/09/2015 at 00:00

calling the forum cooks

cheese scones 
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