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Black Spot

Posted: 24/08/2014 at 19:14

My roses have been wonderful this year with the most colourful blooms.  Black spot has now set in as it did last year what do I do ?

New Plum and Pear trees

Posted: 08/05/2014 at 16:47

I have just bought a new plum tree and also a pear tree when should they be pruned?  I don't expect I will get fruit this year but hopefully next year

harvesting

Posted: 09/08/2013 at 16:58

I have a big Aubergine in the greenhouse the first aubergine is small and dull but it now has about 8 aubergines which, although quite small, are healthy and shiny.  When should I pick these?

The other side of Monty Don.

Posted: 27/07/2013 at 19:41

I like seeing Nigel !!  I also find Monty Don SO informative with or without Nigel.

Red Currant Pruning

Posted: 27/07/2013 at 19:38

I have just harvested a super crop of Red Currants.  Do I now prune and if so how much?

Red currant pruning

Posted: 25/07/2013 at 21:59

Not sure just how much to cut off my redcurrant bushes.  New growth or old ??

Black Spot on Roses

Posted: 27/06/2013 at 17:22

I thought I had managed to get rid of it by spraying early but is rampant on one rose bush - help !!!

Cats in my flowerbeds

Posted: 21/06/2013 at 14:19

Stangely enough one is !!!!!!!! It still worked lol !!

Cats in my flowerbeds

Posted: 21/06/2013 at 13:24

I have been having problems with cats - DISGUSTING !!!!  I took the advice of orange pe.el and that seems to working.  I cut it into shreds so it doesn't look unsightly in the border

No blossom or magnolia flowers

Posted: 18/05/2013 at 19:11

Thanks.  I have been feeding it as I thought that was the best thing to promote flowering and it obviously hasn't worked.  Will stop now in the hope of flowering next year.  It originally flowered on our Wedding Anniversary so here's hoping for next year !!

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Discussions started by Paddy5

Rhododendron

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Last Post: 01/03/2015 at 19:34

House Plants

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Last Post: 05/02/2015 at 20:32

Patio Apple

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Last Post: 19/09/2014 at 20:35

Black Spot

Replies: 13    Views: 375
Last Post: 26/08/2014 at 09:31

New Plum and Pear trees

Replies: 7    Views: 512
Last Post: 24/09/2014 at 08:15

harvesting

When to pick Aubergines 
Replies: 1    Views: 295
Last Post: 09/08/2013 at 18:55

Red Currant Pruning

 
Replies: 7    Views: 5458
Last Post: 29/07/2013 at 11:12

Black Spot on Roses

Replies: 2    Views: 501
Last Post: 27/06/2013 at 19:32

Ground elder

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Last Post: 14/05/2013 at 17:34

Cats

Replies: 11    Views: 654
Last Post: 12/05/2013 at 21:13
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