Susan 17

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Salic Kilmarnock

Posted: 11/03/2017 at 14:04

Great thanks Verdun off to the garden centre for me then will probably cost me more for the pot and JI then I paid for the tree but it will be worth it

Last edited: 11 March 2017 14:07:38

Salic Kilmarnock

Posted: 11/03/2017 at 13:37

just bought a lovely little willow from Lidl intention to keep in a pot does it need any special compost treatment or care it a dwarf  type so hopefully won't grow too big.  Also do I put it in a big pot to start or graduall y increase the pot size as it grows thanks.      Sorry should typo should  be Salix Kilmarnock

Last edited: 11 March 2017 13:38:12

Dwarf fruit trees

Posted: 24/01/2016 at 19:00

Thank you

Dwarf fruit trees

Posted: 24/01/2016 at 18:07

I have ordered some patio  bare root dwarf fruit trees, Apple , pear  and plum which I intend to grow in 30 litre pots. what is the best compost mix to put them in

Begonia tubers and dahlias

Posted: 23/11/2015 at 22:06

That's great thanks for the advice

Begonia tubers and dahlias

Posted: 22/11/2015 at 22:50

Hi I have dug out and dried off the  begonia tubers that were in my hanging baskets and my dahlias

do I need to store them in compost over winter or just store as they are in a frost free area. Thanks


Tomatoes and cucumbers

Posted: 26/01/2015 at 18:31

I grew cucumbers in my unheated GH for the first time last year and they were fine

Vitapod heated proporgater

Posted: 25/01/2015 at 21:03

Thanks everyone

Vitapod heated proporgater

Posted: 25/01/2015 at 09:50

Cheers wills that is helpful

Vitapod heated proporgater

Posted: 24/01/2015 at 20:43

Vitapod heatedproporgator   Been reading up on this as my gh is unheated and no electric feed  so thought about putting seeds in it by the window In the garage in a heated proporgator they are very expensive are the worth it , any experiences? 

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Salic Kilmarnock

Care of 
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Dwarf fruit trees

Starting off patio fruit trees 
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Begonia tubers and dahlias

How to store over winter 
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Vitapod heated proporgater

Is the Vitapod with the cash outlay 
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Clementine seeds

Will clementines grow from shop bought fruit 
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Hyacinth planting

Prepared or not 
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For a small garden 
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Begonia corns

How to winter 
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Begonia corns

How to winter 
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What is this shrub please

Plant I'd 
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Plant ID

What is plant 
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Oxalis triangular

Winter hardy 
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No Strawvberries this year

Strawberries with no fruit  
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Last Post: 09/08/2014 at 11:01

Tomatoe supports

Support for tomatoes in greenhouse 
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Seed collection

When to collect 
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