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Latest posts by Tootles

Cheap greenhouse - advice please!

Posted: 08/02/2015 at 17:58

Have a look at ebay. That's where I got mine and it was a real bargain. You might be lucky and get a good glass one. The cheaper ones don't tend to move well, once up. A second hand glass one would be my suggestion....if you can find one of course. Good luck with it!

Realised bed surprise!

Posted: 08/02/2015 at 17:50

Sorry the title should be Raised Bed Surprise!  Fat fingers!!

Realised bed surprise!

Posted: 08/02/2015 at 17:48

Evening all

Wanted to get a couple more raised beds but our local garden centres don't seem to have them in stock yet. What a lovely surpruse....got home today to find that my other half has built me one! It's pretty darn good too!! Very impressed and very happy! Can't wait to fill it! I love homemade kit!

http://s3.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/66796.jpg?width=350

 

Window ledge style heated propagator - any good?

Posted: 08/02/2015 at 17:43

Orphan ducklings!! That's sooooo cute!

Sounds like a lovely selection there Lesleyk.  Would love to know how the monarda gets on. Looks smashing.

Gardengirl, cut flowers are such a fab idea aren't they...hoping its a success. 

 

 

Window ledge style heated propagator - any good?

Posted: 08/02/2015 at 09:21

Yep, I definately can't beat nature because my natural instinct is to get started so I've just obeyed myself! 

Seed Sowing Time Yet?

Posted: 08/02/2015 at 09:15

I broke ages ago Ashdale. Weak weak weak (but happy)! 

Window ledge style heated propagator - any good?

Posted: 07/02/2015 at 19:38

Ooooh where have you ordered your seeds from LesleyK? What have you gone for?

I planted Zinnias, larkspurs, echinops, didiscus, scabiosa, double cosmos and dahlias.  All for my cut flower garden which I'm having a go at for the first time. Hoping to have enough flowers for a vase a week, and the odd bunch for family and friends. 

Woops!

Posted: 07/02/2015 at 17:13

Eeeeek! I think the right answer is pelargoniums?? Aren't geraniums those cranes bill thingermies? Is that right?

 

Window ledge style heated propagator - any good?

Posted: 07/02/2015 at 17:10

Hello! Here's the propagator full of seeds! Ive just turned it on and I'm beside

myself with excitement! Anyone else got there's going? 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/66742.jpg?width=360&height=350&mode=max

 

Woops!

Posted: 07/02/2015 at 17:07

Thank goodness it's not just me! These naughty plants falling into our cars and baskets need a good talking to!

Archie - baaaaargain!! Good on you! It is cheap Perki. Unwins seeds are £2.99 for 15.

Anywho, here are the little invaders tucked up in new homes.

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/66741.jpg?width=360&height=350&mode=max

 

 

 

 

 

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Realised bed surprise!

Lucky me! 
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Woops!

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The sun has got his hat on....

HAPPY! 
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