Verdun


Latest posts by Verdun

Gingernuts

Posted: 02/03/2016 at 20:59

Heaven preserve us....running out of custard creams noooooooooooooooooo

Personal Profiles.

Posted: 02/03/2016 at 18:32

Looks like my auntie Howard 

IS THAT ALL YOU GOT JAKE.

Posted: 02/03/2016 at 18:30

Snow?  Wot is this snow thing?   

White grubs

Posted: 02/03/2016 at 18:27

I would apply provado hellebore bird.  

Whatever those grubs are provado should deal with them 

IS THAT ALL YOU GOT JAKE.

Posted: 02/03/2016 at 18:14

Jakeelandhyde ? 

White grubs

Posted: 02/03/2016 at 18:07

Hellebores have huge roots and lots of them.  I have never noticed roots being eaten when I have dug them up.  How do you know if these critters are eating them in the ground Hellebore bird?  

Hellebores in pots will be more susceptible to pests as well as being less vigorous 

Miscanthus losing clumps?

Posted: 02/03/2016 at 17:50

Still don't think your problem grass is a miscanthus jekyl. 

Vine weevil

Posted: 02/03/2016 at 17:48

Prob tempting fate but vine weevil damage has been far less over past couple of years for me. 

my regime is to catch the adults at night, to annually check vulnerable plants like primulas, fuschias and heucheras and use provado killer autumn and spring. Heucneras are divided regularly and soil examined.  Potted pelargoniums esp if outside are checked too.

as with everywhere it's been esp mild this winter but even then does a hard winter really affect vine weevil larvae? 

White grubs

Posted: 02/03/2016 at 17:37

Not hot on my grubs .....wonder if its cockchafer grub?  

Storm names!

Posted: 02/03/2016 at 16:55

Thinking about the names for storms and how they might identify us without giving away too much . We then have to nominate another with equal dishonesty 

storm Verdun would come roaring from nothing, out of the blue, to ruffle more than a few feathers but always with the sun shining. 

Storm HappyMarion would be the most gentle breeze 

Discussions started by Verdun

Tonight DIY... gt Ormond St Hospital

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Last Post: 11/11/2016 at 08:26

Well, he won but.....

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Last Post: 14/11/2016 at 16:36

Sssssssscared or what?

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Last Post: 13/11/2016 at 22:02

What is an all year round garden?

 
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Last Post: 07/11/2016 at 21:19

Shakes you...

Not a Michael Buble fan really.... 
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Last Post: 06/11/2016 at 10:29

Those blowsy, shapeless things.....

 
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Last Post: 30/10/2016 at 17:13

Nice gesture but maybe more?

 
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Last Post: 12/10/2016 at 10:36

Odd

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Last Post: 28/09/2016 at 21:13

How ruthless???

 
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Last Post: 25/09/2016 at 22:00

£3 99 or 39p?

 
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Last Post: 20/09/2016 at 17:10

HEY! This aint right!

 
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Last Post: 14/09/2016 at 17:25

Cosmos xanthos

 
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Last Post: 12/09/2016 at 21:06

Those who don't have grasses!

 
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Last Post: 10/09/2016 at 16:52

Where are they coming from?

 
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Last Post: 07/09/2016 at 14:41

New GW...??

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