Rich B

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dahlia cuttings

Posted: 10/09/2016 at 09:57

ok, got it, thanks...

dahlia cuttings

Posted: 10/09/2016 at 09:32

Thats digging up and dividing.

I want to take a cutting from my plant??

dahlia cuttings

Posted: 09/09/2016 at 23:36

Cant i take cuttings from mature plants rather than the tubers???

dahlia cuttings

Posted: 09/09/2016 at 21:16


When is the best time to multiply my Dahlias by cuttings??

I think i have the method but not sure when to do for next year....


UV Bulb in pond

Posted: 03/04/2016 at 12:15


Happy spring.

Im just putting a new UV into my pond filter and i noticed 2 tiny balls rolling around in the tubes. The bulb is brand new and i dont want to fit it as its quite awkward to get in and out. It looks intact and perfect other than the tiny balls, are they to do with the UV or is it broken??

Any Ponders


Posted: 31/01/2016 at 14:55

I have decided to get all the small potted poppies into the ground so i will be cutting the bottoms off the pots and putting straight into my raised bed which has posts at the corners. I will attach some protection to the posts to protect the plants. I will put the big pots with 2/3 plants into the cold frame but im not sure if i should just have 1 plant per large pot???



Posted: 28/01/2016 at 20:00

Will the 1s in small pots ((2nd pic down)) produce pods in those pots???


Posted: 28/01/2016 at 19:34

Apparently poppies dont like transplanted so i may cut the bottom off the plastic pots and plonk them into a raised bed.....


Posted: 28/01/2016 at 19:32

I live in Deal Kent. We have had very little rain or cold and virtually no frost and it appears to be getting warmer now. Im after fast growing pods, anyhing i can do to speed the growing up....


Posted: 28/01/2016 at 19:23

Here are some photos....

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