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Latest posts by punkdoc

The day ahead.

Posted: 27/08/2014 at 10:01

I am with you Yviesstevie, don't miss the job, love the time I have now, but I do miss the money, and the company. Its amazing how quickly my friends forgot me.

Sieving soil

Posted: 27/08/2014 at 09:58

Sieving all the soil on an allotment, to a depth of say 1 foot, would be a massive job, I wouldn't do it, but I am very lazy!

yellow bottom leaves on Rhododendron

Posted: 27/08/2014 at 09:54

As Buddyboy says it is probably normal, but also are you feeding it, is the pot now too small, and, does the compost need replacing?

When best to plant out small hydrangeas?

Posted: 26/08/2014 at 12:54

I would wait until next Spring when they will put on rapid growth.

Feed birds

Posted: 26/08/2014 at 12:52

I would, in fact I feed all year, although there is a view which says not to feed during summer.

There is also more pleasure being able to watch the birds all year on the feeders.

Capsid bug

Posted: 25/08/2014 at 16:11

Agree they are harmless, probably fit somewhere useful in the food chain, which we will only discover when we wipe them all out.

Football season - 2014

Posted: 24/08/2014 at 16:23

Yes, Yes, Yes [said in a breathless When Harry met Sally way] 4 - 0, what a game.

Received 48 perennial plugs, but what do I do next?

Posted: 22/08/2014 at 15:22

I would leave them until next Spring when they should be big strong plants. It can be very tempting to pant out very small plugs, but you will lose many by doing this.

What is this yellow flowering bush.

Posted: 22/08/2014 at 13:15

Agree with Berghill, if that tall probably a Helianthus.

phlox paniculata

Posted: 22/08/2014 at 10:50

In my garden they only seem to do well in beds that are fairly moist They seem to sulk in dry areas. Mine cope well with a little shade.

Discussions started by punkdoc

Chelsea wish list

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Multipurpose potting compost

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Ruscus aculeatus

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Wishes and resolutions

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New TV programme

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Last Post: 26/11/2013 at 15:17

What new flower seeds are you going to grow in 2014

new seeds for next year 
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MD in current GW

 
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Last Post: 26/07/2013 at 21:22

Good idea?

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Last Post: 30/05/2013 at 15:44

Seed Companies

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Last Post: 14/05/2013 at 17:46

They are back

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Last Post: 08/05/2013 at 22:20

About to snuff it?

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Last Post: 12/04/2013 at 16:07

an experiment

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Last Post: 11/04/2013 at 14:54

Something better change [ and it has ]

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Last Post: 14/04/2013 at 11:43

Count your blessings

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Last Post: 07/04/2013 at 09:06

postal offer

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