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Latest posts by sotongeoff

Who pays for Things

Posted: 03/04/2013 at 13:59

Who cares?

Who pays for Radio 3 ?-I do partly but have never listened to it-should I ask for a refund?

Potatoes in bags

Posted: 03/04/2013 at 12:41
Qprfanatic wrote (see)
Would it work if I put fleece on my raised bed to warm the soil? I was hoping to put in first earlies this weekend or they are in danger of becoming first lates!!!
Would recovering them with fleece help them get started? I am in Hertford shire.

Covering with fleece now is pointless-they will be what?- 4 inches deep?-no frost at this time of year will penetrate that-fleece is to protect emerging shoots-will not warm up the soil

Plant in the coming days -it is set to get warmer

Talkback: Chitting seed potatoes

Posted: 03/04/2013 at 12:38
André wrote (see)

Potatoes are slowly chitting but should we wait to plant them with this unusually cold spell?

Warming up soon-by the weekend-this is a good planting time

Hard Pruning Hydrangea

Posted: 03/04/2013 at 12:37

If you hard prune it- you will have no flowers at all this year

Take out say 50 % this year and the rest next year-so in 2 years time you will have the bush you want

Or you can can sacrifice this year's flowering completly

kiwi roots

Posted: 03/04/2013 at 11:01

Get your own surveyor in quick it might or it might not be-but whatever it is it might cause damage to your property

You need to know what action to take and fast-also take some pictures as evidence

Little Jim Hosta

Posted: 02/04/2013 at 21:54

Go to rhs plant-finder link in previous post above

Another "Guess the plant" Thread

Posted: 02/04/2013 at 21:21

Chicky-click on the pictures for a bigger view and again to zoom

Leylandi replacement

Posted: 02/04/2013 at 20:53

How long have they been in?

Do you want to the work yourself?-they are not easy to remove.

And the soil will need a lot of re-nourishment

It is a big job-you may need a professional.

Cats

Posted: 02/04/2013 at 20:37

Cats again !!!-the search facility produce 383 results

http://www.gardenersworld.com/search/forum/cats/

have a read

Dry tips on house plants

Posted: 02/04/2013 at 20:23

It could also be over-watering-they do not put on much growth in the winter and only really start getting going now-only water when needed even to the point they wilt-rather than on a regular basis

More house plants are lost through over-watering than anything else

Discussions started by sotongeoff

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Private Messages

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This Forum

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The Beechgove Garden

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RHS Plant Finder

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The Return of Gardeners World-8th March

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Some MSE Offers-lily bulbs/free tickets

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It Is Not Spring Yet !!!

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Avatars & Profiles

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BBC Archers Message-Board

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Monet's Garden, Giverney

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