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Steve J

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the pope

Posted: 14/02/2013 at 08:37

I make my own from a really simple recipe and have never tasted better!


the pope

Posted: 13/02/2013 at 23:18

I did some annuals from seed lasy year but nothing exciting. Livingston daisies and clarkia. My veg I do from seed and that was a washout last year!

the pope

Posted: 13/02/2013 at 23:08

Two cotoneasters to train up the fence behind my new raised veg beds just to cover the fence, a lavender as the contoneasters were on a buy two and get something free. I am removing a mophead hydrangea and replacing it with a sarcococca confusa as I am pig sick of seeing just sticks outside the back door for several months of the year!

Oh and for indoors, a kalanchoe.

the pope

Posted: 13/02/2013 at 22:56

The rest of mine was on hardy plants that will stay in their pots for a bit longer though the ground down here isn't that bad. They were outside at the GC so they will be fine on the patio!

the pope

Posted: 13/02/2013 at 22:50

I've heard of them, a friend back home rates them highly.

the pope

Posted: 13/02/2013 at 22:39

Forty quid of that was bird food!!!

the pope

Posted: 13/02/2013 at 22:31

It is to be my last word on the subject.


How light and fluffy is the news that I spent this afternoon and sixty quid at the garden centre in the bleedin' snow!

the pope

Posted: 13/02/2013 at 22:10

I will not be indelicate enough to name the person who messaged me to accuse my opinions of religions of demonstrating my lack of education...

the pope

Posted: 13/02/2013 at 20:18

Oh just what I needed on my diet...

Small pruning saw needs replacing

Posted: 13/02/2013 at 18:38

I have a fiskars one which cost me a tenner but isn't foldable, the blade can be retracted into the handle and for the moderate amount of work I have used it for, seems decent enough.

Discussions started by Steve J

I'm digging a pond by hand...

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Bit Disappointed By Gardeners' World Live This Year

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Last Post: 13/06/2014 at 17:52

Metal trellis?

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Greenhouses, Planning Rules and Boundaries...

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Last Post: 27/04/2014 at 19:26

Buying Garden Land

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Last Post: 09/09/2013 at 09:09

10/10 for Persistence!

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Last Post: 17/02/2013 at 23:14

Vine Wires

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Last Post: 17/02/2013 at 14:47

Hurry up and start spring for goodness' sake!

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Last Post: 02/02/2013 at 12:07

This month's GW mag freebie

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Last Post: 30/12/2012 at 15:11

Any idea what this fruit is?

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Last Post: 17/09/2012 at 05:47

Combi shed-greenhouses

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