London (change)
Today 11°C / 5°C
Tomorrow 8°C / 4°C

Outdoor girl


Latest posts by Outdoor girl

Bees

Posted: 03/07/2014 at 15:37

Too true. They only began to decline when man interfered.

How the NHS has changed

Posted: 03/07/2014 at 08:18

Did the fishnets look good?

Cucumbers outdoors?

Posted: 02/07/2014 at 17:36

Thank you for that.

Cucumbers outdoors?

Posted: 02/07/2014 at 11:06

My crystal lemon and mini munch cues are in the greenhouse. As it's getting quite dark in there with all the foliage, I wondered if is possible to grow them outdoors. I am in Hampshire. 

I do hope someone will know!

 

 

Wild flowers

Posted: 01/07/2014 at 18:34

I know what you mean. I only plant bee flowers, mainly to feed our own honeybees. Do I see them - nope! However, I did not expect the wonderful range of other insects  though - bumbles, solitary bees, hoverflies and so on. Our girls are plain ungrateful!

Garlic rust

Posted: 26/06/2014 at 16:51

If I plant them in a flower bed, it should not really be too much of a problem unless there are some chives there too...

Garlic rust

Posted: 24/06/2014 at 13:03

I followed all the links and they were most helpful. At least I'm not the only one growling!!  I think it is my fault too - I planted them too close. Next year I'll put them somewhere else well away from anything oniony. Thank you all.

Beginner gardener need advice

Posted: 23/06/2014 at 22:24

I bought a dwarf version many years ago. It lived happily in a pot for a while and then I put it in the garden. It is about 6 feet tall now and flowers well every year. Sorry but I don't remember when it was planted!

 

Under Attack!

Posted: 23/06/2014 at 22:21

It also spreads with a creeping root system. We have learned to love it in our garden...it will die down and re-appear next year. Sorry to be the bearer of bad news.

http://wildflowerfinder.org.uk/Flowers/F/FoxAndCubs/FoxAndCubs.html

Verbascum only half opens

Posted: 23/06/2014 at 12:30

Bump. Someone must know the answer!

Discussions started by Outdoor girl

Sarah Raven Sales

Are they worth it? 
Replies: 2    Views: 158
Last Post: 11/12/2014 at 10:07

Washing fleece

This is not housework gone mad ... 
Replies: 21    Views: 502
Last Post: 06/12/2014 at 09:27

Plants in France

Cheaper than UK 
Replies: 7    Views: 348
Last Post: 12/10/2014 at 17:52

What plants should I be feeding now?

Replies: 3    Views: 173
Last Post: 04/09/2014 at 10:02

Snowberry advice needed

How best to care? 
Replies: 7    Views: 329
Last Post: 26/08/2014 at 09:32

Saving peas for seed

Replies: 6    Views: 243
Last Post: 28/07/2014 at 09:24

Help with cucumbers

Replies: 2    Views: 178
Last Post: 10/07/2014 at 08:33

Cucumbers outdoors?

Replies: 2    Views: 208
Last Post: 02/07/2014 at 17:36

Garlic rust

Replies: 12    Views: 343
Last Post: 26/06/2014 at 16:51

Munched broadbeans

Replies: 3    Views: 205
Last Post: 15/06/2014 at 10:10

Growing meconopsis

Replies: 3    Views: 293
Last Post: 11/05/2014 at 09:47

Gardening with the enemy

And I don't mean slugs & snails! 
Replies: 40    Views: 1488
Last Post: 28/04/2014 at 00:13

What do you do with grass clippings?

Replies: 18    Views: 910
Last Post: 23/04/2014 at 16:05

Mice!

Replies: 4    Views: 386
Last Post: 24/03/2014 at 18:00

Supa Drippa taps

Replies: 0    Views: 267
Last Post: 08/03/2014 at 17:07
1 to 15 of 34 threads