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Rhod Crompton

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Petrol Lawnmower any suggestion.

Posted: 13/10/2014 at 22:12

My mountfield is so noisy so I bought a oleo mac all road plus 4! As quiet as the honda I use for work and starts as easily £299

bags for composting

Posted: 11/10/2014 at 16:46

these are good for doing your leaf mould in, ok for composting if you put some holes in the bottom for the worms

Can anyone recommend a good lawn edging tool?

Posted: 09/10/2014 at 21:10

an old hand saw would do it 

English Bluebells

Posted: 29/09/2014 at 21:44

all I'm saying is that there are so many hybrids that we may have already lost the English Bluebell in all but a few lucky places. Unless you live near one of these then I wouldn't go too mad in trying to eradicate the Spanish. It's here and will be forever. ????

English Bluebells

Posted: 29/09/2014 at 20:13

The vast majority of our so called English bluebells are now hybrids, the only true ones are found in areas that are well away from the Spanish ones! I wouldn't fuss too much about it as you already have Spanish ones around

Potato berry???

Posted: 28/09/2014 at 21:52

Good old t&m with the tomtato

unknown plant 2nd attempt

Posted: 28/09/2014 at 21:50

Looks like oragano or marjoram maybe

Novice needing advice!

Posted: 22/09/2014 at 04:36

The hydrangea mentioned above is in fact deciduous, but a good choice as it is able to climb using tiny arial roots! Has interesting peeling bark also


Posted: 16/09/2014 at 04:56

 Chilli plants are perennial, try overwintering in frost free conditions and they may come back next spring. Don't be alarmed if they lose all leaves, just be patient and see what happens next year

Chillis on Thai basil

Posted: 08/09/2014 at 02:37

Looks like a chilli plant too me

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