Verdun


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SNOOKER!!!!!!

Posted: 29/04/2016 at 21:34

online Linda.  Check it out.  For me its nostalgia ...as a child in Australia 

Red Robin unwell.

Posted: 29/04/2016 at 21:06

Snails perhaps but not slugs I think Patricia plus various caterpillars at times 

Red Robin unwell.

Posted: 29/04/2016 at 20:55

The "cold spell" is unlikely to affecf your nematodes Patricia.  The important thing with nematodes is to water them well in after application to wash them into the soil.  Then to keep ground moist for a few days. 

SNOOKER!!!!!!

Posted: 29/04/2016 at 20:41

The BBC are not listening to us, petition or no petition.  

Anyone have the figures for numbers of gardeners versus snooker fans? 

I will be watching gardening Australia anyway 

Red Robin unwell.

Posted: 29/04/2016 at 20:38

vine weevils seem partial to photinias Patricia....I would be tempted to apply either provado or nematodes...not both 

photinias are fickle and seem to suffer an awful lot from leaf problems and die back.  

Try a gentle prune back to buds if you can, a balanced fertiliser like fish blood and bone (I think bonemeal is over rated and useless as a top dressing) a good watering and then a thick mulch. 

Hellebores

Posted: 29/04/2016 at 20:32

We can grow some tender stuff here GD and despite ever decreasing space my demand for more and more plants is increasing. 

Enjoy the plant conservation group 

Boarder

Posted: 29/04/2016 at 20:21

Post a picture Mex plus, is it warm there?  what sort of soil....alkaline, acid, heavy, light? 

Hellebores

Posted: 29/04/2016 at 20:18

I have a similar situation with local nursery.....we swap plants now and then GD.  

Beware bark chippings!

Posted: 29/04/2016 at 20:15

Hmmm!  Maybe then Green Magpie 

Keep us posted.  Let them know several members on a popular forum are interested too 

Fed up

Posted: 29/04/2016 at 19:09

Bulkerb, I'm betting they wont let you go.  Tell them how you feel and ask them if they are satisfied.  If they think you will leave they will soon get the message ....and shut up 

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