Latest posts by pash

My new project. Where do I start!

Posted: 15/07/2012 at 06:52

ps, dont do it with your girl  in the garden, in case it falls

My new project. Where do I start!

Posted: 15/07/2012 at 06:41

Hi insomnia, just seen your photos and noticed the slabs your going to take up, had them in my garden, they are solid, the square ones are heavy, the larger ones, the rectangle ones, and i see at least one, weigh at ton, if your going to move it "walk it",

What's loving all this rain?

Posted: 14/07/2012 at 16:53

Hi, my red leafed acers have never looked better, and my verbena bons are at least 6 foot tall with many side shoots, best they've looked in 5 years.

mosquitos breeding in the rainwater butt

Posted: 10/07/2012 at 04:19

Hi, veg oil acts as a barrier and stops the larvae from breathing through tubes when they go to the surface, it doesn't have to be thick but for best results cover the hole surface area, as it acts on the surface most can be syphoned off if your dubious about leaving it in,

Gardeners world weather

Posted: 08/07/2012 at 05:04

Blue sky, that's a novelty

Talkback: Bonsai trees

Posted: 08/07/2012 at 04:40

Hi, anyone who grows a tree in a pot, ie an acer, will benefit from a little understanding of bonsai, for that is effectively what you are doing, knowledge gained can always be adapted to ones own gardening style, but answers many question like how and when to re-pot, and prune. At the end of the day its all about the love and care of whatever specimen one chooses to grow, and how, Gardeningfantic have a look at "graham potter" on you tube, some great tutorials and advice,

Talk about stating the obvious

Posted: 04/07/2012 at 03:20

Who knew , i can sleep soundly now,

Screening help

Posted: 27/06/2012 at 05:49

Hi, have you thought about a pergola or some other framework, then you could grow climbers, and you get a space you can use. Your gardener may know about the regulations, but i believe a wooden structure is classed as temporary so might not be a problem, or maybe someone on this forum will know

Help me plant these plant pots

Posted: 25/06/2012 at 20:53

Camellias, evergreen and scented.

Couch grass

Posted: 25/06/2012 at 18:57

Cheers Bob, soils been well dug over, found some over 12" down but seems to have died,(black and weak), just want to force it up so it doesn't get a foot hold

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