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Latest posts by SwissSue

kiwi frut

Posted: 05/09/2013 at 17:40

Hi Ian. The normal brown furry Kiwi fruit need a male and a female plant to produce fruit.

at last

Posted: 04/09/2013 at 22:06

Here one of the hummingbird moths we saw this evening

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/30499.jpg?width=216&height=350&mode=max

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/30500.jpg?width=216&height=350&mode=max

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/30501.jpg?width=216&height=350&mode=max

 

at last

Posted: 04/09/2013 at 19:50

Went to a farmhouse restaurant up in the Jura mountains this evening and there was a purple buddleia full of them. Will post a picture tomorrow.

hydrangea's

Posted: 04/09/2013 at 15:48

You can buy blueing agent (it contains aluminium sulphate) for hydrangeas in any good garden centre. Follow the advice on the packet/tin.

climber

Posted: 03/09/2013 at 21:18

Honeysuckle?

Plastic pots

Posted: 03/09/2013 at 19:20

Most probably the sunlight/UV. It depends on the plastic, polypropylene disintegrates quite quickly, even though the makers say it won't.

Show us your heaps!

Posted: 03/09/2013 at 19:14

Well done you! Amazing what a couple of old doors can be used for.

The Bully and the Policeman

Posted: 03/09/2013 at 12:16

That is fantastic Birdy, can't wait to read the rest! You've truly hit the nail on the head!

Ooops you beat me to it!

africa-runner-beans

Posted: 03/09/2013 at 10:04

Good luck Howard, let us know how you get on!

new-garden

Posted: 02/09/2013 at 19:00

This might be useful too.

http://www.ehow.com/list_5978586_common-mediterranean-flowers.html

Discussions started by SwissSue

Hellebores

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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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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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Ideas for Hanging Baskets

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Overwintering Cannas

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