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otnorot but just call me Bill

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Oh no, lily beetles are back!

Posted: Today at 00:47

My lilies aren't even showing yet but the tulips,crocus and dafs are just starting.


Weeping Willow

Posted: Yesterday at 13:19

I have seen a willow tree cut down cut in sections and stacked and the logs on top start to throw out shoots so go ahead trim it and if you want another willow just stick one of the branches in the ground.


Stopping ants climbing cherry tree

Posted: Yesterday at 13:08

Try white vinegar, cinnamon powder,Ants do not like the taste of cucumbers,Table salt,mint.


What do you do with grass clippings?

Posted: Yesterday at 12:46

Here in Ontario it is recommended to leave grass cuttings on the lawn as they will rot and feed the lawn.If you must put them in your compost then let them dry out and turn brown before composting.Green grass in a compost stinks.


climbing rose

Posted: Yesterday at 12:32

I don't think so Daffodil4 I think you just set it back quite a bit.When the new growth starts you probably wont see flowers until next year as blooms always come on last years growth.. Do not fertilize until there's lots of growth.


Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: Yesterday at 12:15

Busy-Lizzie your garden looks great,I didn't know you were related to the royal family. (Who else has a park for a garden).


Posted: Yesterday at 12:07

Forester 2 the snow is gone but because the great lakes froze over completely we are getting a very slow start to spring.Its 9 c today but the ground is still holding frost.It doesn't look to promising for May and Victoria day (24th May) is our planting day.



Posted: 18/04/2014 at 13:56

Verdun I'm so sorry I missed about your Mum being ill,I'm glad she is feeling better.



Posted: 14/04/2014 at 13:53

Orchid Lady the lotus grows like a water lily but shallow water,A few pictures.



Posted: 13/04/2014 at 22:22

Orchid Lady that is the perfect container for Lotus,just add 4 inches of pee gravel sun and lotus and get stunning blooms.


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Discussions started by otnorot but just call me Bill

We look after our bugs.

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Last Post: 23/01/2014 at 20:34

Who has purchased from Brecks?

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Last Post: 22/01/2014 at 20:13

Some of last years lilies

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Last Post: 24/01/2014 at 21:15

December the 22 ice storm.

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Last Post: 17/01/2014 at 20:10

Here you people are waiting for your flowers to bloom

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Last Post: 09/01/2014 at 08:15

I hope I was missed?

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Last Post: 04/01/2014 at 10:25

Here I am complaining again.

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Last Post: 23/12/2013 at 17:52

Its not winter yet,BUT.

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Last Post: 19/12/2013 at 16:21

You wont believe our favorite telly programs.

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Last Post: 02/12/2013 at 22:46

Just a Canadian laugh.

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Last Post: 28/11/2013 at 09:22

stormy night

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Last Post: 01/11/2013 at 09:10

Northern Ontario Canada snow

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Last Post: 14/01/2014 at 20:13

Canadian snow

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Last Post: 06/11/2013 at 19:42

Nobody told me racoons like Christmas cactus.

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Last Post: 21/10/2013 at 15:36

In regards to my perennial Hibiscus

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Last Post: 15/10/2013 at 22:51
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