Verdun


Latest posts by Verdun

Re planting fruit tree's...

Posted: 04/02/2016 at 21:13

Zoomer even the dwarfest  rootstock for plums is still quite vigorous however now is as good a time as any. 

Obviously get as much rootball as poss intact.,,

THESE NEW PART TWO THREADS NORA

Posted: 04/02/2016 at 21:05

Halo for me Tetley.......I sooooo deserve it 

THESE NEW PART TWO THREADS NORA

Posted: 04/02/2016 at 21:04

Zoomer,,whisper it but I have a few of my own.  If I peg it tomorrow I would like my threads to live on 

seriously though plagiarism is an offence 

we were not consulted but I guess the part 2 system is better.....maybe 

THESE NEW PART TWO THREADS NORA

Posted: 04/02/2016 at 20:23

these newly "unelected" part 2 threads are now designated as being yours NORA.  Why is this?  The author of any and every thread should continue with the acknowledgement of the original author.  

At least 2 threads are now affected.  

If you can copy the title of a thread you can copy the author's name 

what is the view of forum members?

Worries & troubles that affect Forum friends - part 2

Posted: 04/02/2016 at 20:17

An observation on these part 2 threads NORA.

in fairness,,the author of this thread should be credited with part 2.  And part 3 when it is deemed mecessary. otherwise every long thread will eventually be YOURS ??? 

Worries & troubles that affect Forum friends - part 2

Posted: 04/02/2016 at 20:12

Gotta dog Edd....the best in the world 

.....I'm intrigued to see what is on BBC 2 

ornamental grasses garden

Posted: 04/02/2016 at 19:23

Never had opportunity to try it Hosta. I guess it was considered harmful to health but useful 

Transplanting a rose

Posted: 04/02/2016 at 19:19

Bob, knew I got spelling wrong  great minds think alike tho?  posted at same time you did I guess 

Slugs

Posted: 04/02/2016 at 18:30

.....and use nematodes in early spring 

Transplanting a rose

Posted: 04/02/2016 at 18:29

Lou, not a rose lover but a special one I planted last year was also planted in a spot that didn't receive as much sunshine as I wanted.  I moved it in early autumn.  soil fell away from roots but it waa fine....knew it would be.  

Actually down here the dormant season is over....if it ever happened anyway this year. .......but I,don't think it matters too much anyway.

I would prepare the recipient site really well getting plenty of compost and organic fertiliser in there.  A mycchorhizal (never know if I get that right ) dusting at the bottom of the hole is good too. Water really well despite the wet conditions. 

Fimally prune it back hard.......in spring you can prune again to buds to create your vase shape

Discussions started by Verdun

New plants....Who wants them?

 
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New plants....Who wants them?

 
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New plants....Who wants them?

 
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Is this fair?

 
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If.........

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Bargain plants

 
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Exciting........

 
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17 degrees in a couple of days

 
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As if the day couldn't get any better.........

 
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Tonight DIY... gt Ormond St Hospital

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Well, he won but.....

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Sssssssscared or what?

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What is an all year round garden?

 
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Shakes you...

Not a Michael Buble fan really.... 
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Those blowsy, shapeless things.....

 
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