Latest posts by sotongeoff

Poorly looking plum tree

Posted: 14/08/2012 at 14:23

Soapy spray is fine for a small infestation-but I feel you are going to have to call on the big boys-I would invest in a proprietary spray suitable for edible crops and keep repeating- white-fly and all aphids breed at an alarming rate

Winter containers

Posted: 14/08/2012 at 14:16

If you are unsure about cuttings etc-they root fairly easily just in water on a windowsill pot up at the first sign of roots and yes-protect from frost-until then fine in a greenhouse


Fork Handles

Posted: 14/08/2012 at 14:12

So you win millions on the lottery and have doubts whether you should give up work

Jean-never worry-this all good backwards and forwards stuff (I cried for hours)-be wary of newspaper offers in my experience

Did anyone ever go to those theatre tours when loads of artistes would appear and play a couple of songs each whilst girls screamed.

Growing blueberries

Posted: 14/08/2012 at 13:21

Ideally you should do a soil test on you garden soil to get a reading- if it is acid then the blueberries will be fine if not then over time the compost will decompose into the soil and whatever soil you have- that will be what the blueberries sit in

I have them in large containers and they thrive-why do you want to plant them out ?

Winter containers

Posted: 14/08/2012 at 13:00

The fuchsia-it depends on whether it is a hardy variety or not-if this is its first year-I would take cuttings now as insurance just in case if it doesn't re-appear.

Fork Handles

Posted: 14/08/2012 at 12:32

For Becks -enjoy

Fork Handles

Posted: 14/08/2012 at 12:30

Leave the strawberry for another couple of days-it will be the sweeter for it

Fork Handles

Posted: 14/08/2012 at 12:28

As I am the fountain of all useless knowledge- a course of Vitamin E tablets is suppose to ward off insect bites- something to do with the blood taste?

Fork Handles

Posted: 14/08/2012 at 12:25

Does Two Ton Ted from Teddington deliver bread to you Becks?



Fork Handles

Posted: 14/08/2012 at 12:05

Becks -that is so disappointing-is he the fastest milkman in the west?

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