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Gardeners world live

Posted: 20/01/2014 at 22:16

You really NEED to go aswell, it's amazing! Nearly as good as Chelsea, which I also go to every year, apart from last 

They have a lot of space-saving ideas there on show and for sale, I bought a 15 seed tray rack on three shelves and very compact for £55 incl delivery, bargain! 

Newbie with lots of questions

Posted: 20/01/2014 at 22:12

Tracey, Aldi sell the seeds for 39p a packet! That's where I've purchase da few packets of seed from this year 


Posted: 20/01/2014 at 22:11

I've got a one and a half year old golden lab, he only eats human food! For his meals, he has ham, cheese and carrots, all grated with his personal grater.. Is that wierd? But we also didn't know he had a bark until a few months ago, when he barked at a Muslim up the downs, was highly, highly embarrassing! 


Posted: 20/01/2014 at 22:08

I've also watched both corries tonight...I sobbed and sobbed! I kept telling myself it was only a soap, but that didnt stop me from crying. I don't cry that often, but when I do, the tissue box is hit hard! 


Posted: 20/01/2014 at 21:56

Sorry to hear of your loss armaghgirl.

personally, I'd plant them ASAP, as I always find it difficult to store bulbs for longer periods, they all go mouldy! i expect the cultivar or species may have an impact on how hardy they are, d'you know the name. The other guys on here will give you best advice though.

Gardeners world live

Posted: 20/01/2014 at 21:51

I always take a Kwells, for any journey over and hour, they seem to work better than any other I've tried.  And it's naughty, but must be done! 

The people there are generally friendly and usually lunchtime is the busiest. Especially after lunch seems to be quieter, people start going home are 2:30. And you've got to remember most people are gardeners, and were generally a nice lot, although, I have been known to have a short fuse with people who physically bump into me there. 

Am I a sillee billee?

Posted: 20/01/2014 at 21:45

Thankyou Verdun, I shall do exactly that! 

D'you mind me asking what ones you have?

Vanilla is an Orchid!!

Posted: 20/01/2014 at 21:31

I had no idea about that either! I thought it was cotton that was an orchid, now I need google to tell me what plant the cotton is Haha

Am I a sillee billee?

Posted: 20/01/2014 at 21:30

Whoops sorry, our comments crossed. Tracey, take the advice from Nut rather than myself, she definitely knows her stuff! 

Am I a sillee billee?

Posted: 20/01/2014 at 21:29

I know I'm hypocritical for saying this, but it'd be wiser to wait really. Saves the effort of keep moving them from place to place. You've got to remember, if we get high winds or heavy rain it could splash the seeds out of the tray. 

Nut what's up with you echinaceas then? They seem to love it in my garden, hence my obsession with them! 

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