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Make do and mend coldframes...ideas?

Posted: 11/08/2013 at 05:14

what i did i had some old green house staging that i was not using so i put this out side my green house and i would stand the plants that i grow on this so plenty of air was round them,as for cuttings i would wait until they have developed roots and big enough than i would put them out side,i would just put some lastic round the frame, 

Nest Box Camera?

Posted: 15/06/2013 at 23:51

i had some bluetits in the nest box that i have in the tree at the end on my garden,i think the birds have gone because i can not see any blue tits going in to the box,but i love watching the birs in my gardenand i have other wildlife come in to my garden,quite a few months a go i had a hunney bees nest hangng in one of the trees out on the road where i live,

Talkback: How to lay a garden patio

Posted: 18/05/2013 at 15:58
laying pavment slabs on to old bricks should not be a problem as long as you make sure that they are not sticking up,make sure that the large bricks are broken up and that thay lay flat,put a littel sument or morter in each corner where you are going to lay your slabs so they do not move when set,then brush some morter between the cracks of the pavment slabs,this is what i did when i moved in to a new house,i had all the lod bricks under the lawn,so this is what i did to get ride of the bricks,now i have my greenhouse standing on it.

plants in the greenhouse.

Posted: 06/03/2013 at 18:49

hi ,i am a keen gardner and is allways looking for tips about watering plants in the greenhouse,i have one tip that i use and that is when you have plants standing in the greenhouse,get a old coke bottel and cut it in half and than hang it above the plant or plants that you are growing and off course keep the cap on,put a hole in the cap and than fill the half bottel with water,make sure that the string or wire is strong,the water will drip on to your plants to keep them waterd,just top the half bottel up evey so often.than you could go out for the day or go away for to or three days,

Potatoes

Posted: 07/08/2012 at 22:58

I dug up some potatoes today to find they had brown spots on them like phoatos blight,what can be the cause of this and how could i stop it,could it be the weather,

Talkback: Wet weather and wildlife

Posted: 07/08/2012 at 22:24
where i live,i have a lot of trees along my road and i have seen a lot of honey bees hanging around them but i havent seen many butterflies about.

Talkback: Baby blue tits

Posted: 21/07/2012 at 23:06
i have had about 6 baby blue tits in my garden allso some baby robins,i had the mother come down on my lawn with her young and feeding them which i thought was really nice and nice to whatch.

Talkback: Earwigs

Posted: 08/07/2012 at 12:29
Hi i have earwigs eating my potato leaves,the leaves are full of holes,how can i stop them any help.

Talkback: How to grow potatoes in a bag

Posted: 15/04/2012 at 11:00
what is the best way to grow potatoes out side,and how to plant them please help thanks ricardio4,as for this video i think it is good for someone who is now starting to do gardening for the first time.my email is richardwinter@live.co.uk,
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