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Latest posts by SwissSue

How can you tell if manure is "well rotted"?

Posted: 05/03/2013 at 07:41

We have a small stable 3 doors down and when they go for a ride. for some reason the horses feel the need to relieve themselves right in front of our drive. I usually shovel it up and put it on my compost heap. Every little bit helps!

potato varieities production or vareity

Posted: 05/03/2013 at 07:32

Ah, he lives in the US, that probably explains it, I've heard everything is twice as big there . Actually, I think that due to his bragging, he doesn't have many friends and uses these forums to get some attention, have to feel sorry for him really.

potato varieities production or vareity

Posted: 05/03/2013 at 07:07

I've just read all the quoted forums, LOL, definitely one and the same, but what I really wonder is, where on earth did he go to school, he must have spent his time looking out of the window during English, Spelling and Maths lessons!

greenhouse heating

Posted: 04/03/2013 at 17:12
Lyon Greene wrote (see)

Another eco-frienedly method of heating a greenhouse is to sleep in it, and your body heat should keep it frost free.

Two people would give out twice the heat of one. You could even invite friends round and create your own hotbed.

Love it!

Small Wildlife pond

Posted: 04/03/2013 at 09:12

My pleasure, I just didn't like the tone of "voice"!

Small Wildlife pond

Posted: 04/03/2013 at 07:39

marshmello, why are you trying to put Erica off her pond? She's had lots of good advice (if you read the earlier posts) and I'm sure her pond will be ok. We have the same and have had few problems.

Lesser Celandine

Posted: 04/03/2013 at 06:58

Hi, here is an article on how to get rid:

If they are amongst other plants, I spray the glyphosate using a window cleaner spray bottle, that way you can get small doses up close.


Most famous moment with your plants?

Posted: 03/03/2013 at 07:34

Wow, what an honour. Your little girl is beautiful and doesn't the Queen look thrilled!

Ideas for Hanging Baskets

Posted: 02/03/2013 at 20:33

I don't think I've ever heard of them, Rose. Have you got a name for them so that I can look them up? Thanks in advance.

Spring breaks offer

Posted: 02/03/2013 at 11:21

Perhaps she just landed in the wrong forum for some reason. By the way, my question wasn't meant to be nasty, just curious because it didn't seem to make sense in this forum. Sorry if I offended anyone.

Discussions started by SwissSue


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A rose by any other name ,,,,,,,,,,

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Silica cat litter instead of vermiculite

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Site is not working

The forum has not worked since around 6pm last night, is someone fixing it? 
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Harvesting Parsnips

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Eremurus/Foxtail lily

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Tomato Growing

Especially good for new gardeners 
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Info For Newbies - How to ensure that your question appears!

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Chelsea Flower Show 2013

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Getting rid of slugs

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Taking cuttings 
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Ideas for Hanging Baskets

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Tower Hamlets

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Overwintering Cannas

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Bitter beetroot

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