Verdun


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Dampening off disease

Posted: 08/04/2016 at 16:26

Nanniemo, they are good 

they will grow fast now.....I turn every day or two to keep them upright.  When the next pair of leaves form pop them into individual 9 cm pots (preferably) or spaced further apart in trays.....6 to half tray or 12 to full size tray 

How can I fix my patch lawn?

Posted: 08/04/2016 at 16:21

Ryan, yes.  Its how I do it.

the polythene bag method is messy.  However it does work.  I found seed germinated in a matter of days but Im not sure it established any better than seed sown insitu.  Grass should germinate in 10 to 14 days now.  

You can cover with polythene or fleece where you have sown seed.  Pin down.   I reckon it germinates in about a week.  protected from birds and pests too Ryan 

Teasing roots

Posted: 08/04/2016 at 16:15

Anne S. Looks happy 

Worries & troubles that affect Forum friends - part 2

Posted: 08/04/2016 at 16:13

Excellent news Lyn 

Seaweed ...

Posted: 08/04/2016 at 16:11

Either Jinxy.....trim flowers first

your winter heathers are lime tolerant so fine 

Small Dreams Big Spaces

Posted: 08/04/2016 at 16:03

No GW tonight . Ladies football instead......???? To be fair though they do better than the men 

Sloping boggy garden

Posted: 08/04/2016 at 12:40

Mcowan,

do you want that grass there?  

I would plant it up....dogwoods will take up and enjoy the moisture.  Ferns, astilbes, cimicifugas, astrantias, hydrangeas, arum lilies, hostas, and a couple of evergreen shrubs like sarcoccocas, camelias......actually loads of stuff would suit there.

 

HELLO FORKERS April 2016 Edition

Posted: 08/04/2016 at 12:33

Hazel........    Scams!  

Have you got yours yet?

Posted: 08/04/2016 at 11:56

Oh 

Grasses in a border

Posted: 08/04/2016 at 11:55

Just dig it up Katfish 

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why did we worry?

 
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