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Latest posts by sotongeoff

Fork Handles

Posted: 20/08/2012 at 13:45

You need a mini greenhouse or something similar-shortly places like Wilkinsons reduce their gardening stuff -that is the time to buy.

Fork Handles

Posted: 20/08/2012 at 13:23

If you allow six weeks or so from sowing to going outside you are not far away-next year sow mid-April-your mates will be here to talk you through-what happens next is weather related

Fork Handles

Posted: 20/08/2012 at 13:08

I was having a tin barf-but it may be another month at least this is the problem with outside growing you at the mercy of the elements-but on the upside- you grew them

Fork Handles

Posted: 20/08/2012 at 12:35

It will be nice to have ripe tomatoes on Christmas morning


Talkback: Swifts

Posted: 20/08/2012 at 12:14

This is what Dove says up-thread-the RSPCA are sometimes slow to act -perhaps all three is the way to go

Dovefromabove wrote (see)

If this is in the UK then what he's doing is illegal - see here 

his actions should be reported to the police.

Most Police Authorities have a Wildlife Crime Liaison Officer or even a whole squad or similar.  

The mud nests under the eaves of houses will belong to house martins, not swifts which are more likely to nest under the roof tiles, but it is illegal to destroy martin or any other nests.

Frugal gardening techniques

Posted: 20/08/2012 at 12:11

You can try salt on dandelions and such like in the lawn-if you just out put on the weed -there are proprietary lawn weed killer that just kill broadleaved weeds and do not harm the grass-vinegar will damage everything-it can't tell the difference.

Fork Handles

Posted: 20/08/2012 at 12:03

Gary-you have had too much sun-I think we adopt that as our emblem

Becks-have you got any tomatoes forming yet?

Chris-we shall see if more join in-it is a big leap of faith -like Indy does in the third film-will make up welcome packs and goody bags for all newcomers

Team GP-is warming up for Summer Holiday2012-the list is out

chilli plant

Posted: 20/08/2012 at 11:56

What colour are they now?l

Fork Handles

Posted: 20/08/2012 at 10:48

I was bleeding fantastic today-have never played so well-what a shame I will be out of practise for four weeks

Hope everybody is well and bouncing with health-just going to earn£10

Fork Handles

Posted: 20/08/2012 at 07:28

Up and ready to take some frustration out on a white ball-have tin hats on standby

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