Perki


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Wish list for seed and plant swap

Posted: 17/09/2014 at 23:57

This is my wish list for now , has anyone got any of these seeds they dont want? White Alyssum - Gazania  - Bidens - Salvia red ( bedding type )

i got plenty seeds to swap just need sorting out first

Tomatoes

Posted: 15/09/2014 at 14:39

i picked one of my beef stake tomatoes and it a fair size. I never gown beef tomatoes before so i don't know how big they can get but i am quite impressed with mine. It weighs 1 KG no wonder my tomatoes plants fell over 

 

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Tomatoes

Posted: 11/09/2014 at 10:51

My Tomatoes plants were doing really well a little bit slow at ripening but were getting there. Until this weekend they were all on the floor, snapped my plastic/metal lined canes like match sticks and broken the nut what has the tomatoe wire attached to it. They didnt half weigh on when i picked them up though  

 

Wish list for seed and plant swap

Posted: 04/09/2014 at 22:25

Thanks Lyn for the seeds, they arrived today safe and sound with a wonderful card 

New Greenhouse

Posted: 02/09/2014 at 23:34

Hi, i have my 10 x 8 GH slabs and a soil border on one side. personal i prefer slabs it easier to clean and looks more professional 

I wouldnt put Rhubarb inside the GH, they can get quite large and take up valuable space, a rhubarb will survive outside they very hardy.

dahlias dahling

Posted: 30/08/2014 at 12:49

I love Dahlias so underrated, some beautiful pictures on here 

I got one large tuber and a few grown from seed. some have been a bit battered with the weather but soldiering on. These are my favorite ones

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Buying a Greenhouse new / used

Posted: 28/08/2014 at 15:17

Very high ridge your GH has GardenerWA,  think mine only 1.6 metre or 5.4' if you old than me , better than my old GH though kept hitting my head on the roof.

 Is your GH sheltered from the wind cause with the roof vents the wind keeps trying to snatch them. I only have my Autovent vent on one side now ( east facing ) and manual on the other. 

Buying a Greenhouse new / used

Posted: 27/08/2014 at 21:13

Sounds great your Greenhouse GardenerWA have you recently bought it?

 

Wish list for seed and plant swap

Posted: 26/08/2014 at 12:01

Nice of you Lyn but it Ok, i think my mum got some off a magazine its just getting her to part with them 

Wish list for seed and plant swap

Posted: 26/08/2014 at 10:38

Hi , Victoria are the Bidens still available ? 

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