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Latest posts by oldgreenfingers

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Clear white grub / bug

Posted: 28/05/2015 at 17:26

Albino earth worm ??.

Smog going to get us?

Posted: 19/03/2015 at 17:44

Strong aroma of horse s--- here in Newmarket.

Snowdrops

Posted: 20/02/2015 at 12:14

I planted 80 snowdrops from my late mothers garden in my borders last year and they are all in flower this week.  

Wood post in concrete

Posted: 12/02/2015 at 18:08

All sounds good to me. The posts are pre treated now day,s sit back and enjoy all your work this summer!!!!!!!!!!.

Talkback: Feeding birds in winter

Posted: 09/01/2015 at 10:41

Sounds like you'r enjoying the birdlife Hippyness, like you we have moved from the city to (out in the sticks) and see a larger varieties of our feathered friends. When in the City I use to fill up a stainless steel meat carver dish with drinking water, it was so large that the birds could have a bath if they wished.

Lavender cuttings

Posted: 01/01/2015 at 18:40

Happy New Year and may you have loads of colour in your garden in 2015.

Lavender cuttings

Posted: 01/01/2015 at 12:27

Myself I would wait until spring, then cut out or trim the dead branches. When new growth appears take cuttings and dip in some rooting compound place in a small pot and away you go. As Busy-Lizzie says you could try your luck this time of year.

slugs vs lilies

Posted: 11/04/2014 at 17:13

HI you can try sharp sand mixed with sea salt, or broken snail shell,s.

Talkback: Choosing a fruit-tree rootstock

Posted: 24/01/2014 at 03:29
This item could not come at a better time. My wife & I are downsizing to an bungalow & were thinking which apple tree to buy. My self it must be the sweet Cox.

Talkback: Daisy and ivy pot display

Posted: 31/01/2013 at 19:30
I made up some garden tubs with this display three year,s back. As you say keep deadheading the daisy,s and they last for weeks.
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Talkback: Choosing a fruit-tree rootstock

This item could not come at a better time. My wife & I are downsizing to an bungalow & were thinking which apple tree to buy. My self it mus... 
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Talkback: Daisy and ivy pot display

I made up some garden tubs with this display three year,s back. As you say keep deadheading the daisy,s and they last for weeks. 
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Talkback: Planting ornamental alliums

 
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