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Latest posts by Verdun

The Ant Hill Mob

Posted: 25/06/2013 at 08:47

Nature usually restores the balance I think but ants have been prolific these past two or three years.  

What to feed veg ?

Posted: 25/06/2013 at 08:44

Morning michael

Interesting comments.  Agree that seaweed is excellent for the soil.  Used to gather tons of it from the local beaches 

Summer has arrived

Posted: 25/06/2013 at 08:41

Daisyheadcase, it's odd isn't it?  There are so many famous gardens down here yet visitors have seen more of them than I have.  Always meaning to but never get round to it.....







Posted: 25/06/2013 at 08:38

Hiya pottie

Ive heard that too, that adder venom is at,it's strongest right now and gets weaker towards summer's end.

Talkback: Lily beetles

Posted: 25/06/2013 at 08:36

Thanks tallula.

I don't use powder for ants but it's good to have your advice about it and that warning   I have a dog and aM conscious of powder.  Use ant spray but sparingly.  

Forum names

Posted: 25/06/2013 at 08:30

Well really are a daisy head   It's a huge family.  Big loss if we didn't have them in our garden.  Your dream garden sounds wonderful....I'm sure you  will get it.  Your forum name then is ideal.  

New gardening programme

Posted: 25/06/2013 at 08:25

The programme tonight is on for an hour.  Have set recorder in case I miss it.  Should be good I think


Posted: 25/06/2013 at 08:19

Morning everyone.  Just like you Mrs Garden, I won't be spending any more money on plants......honestly n truly.

Warm but cloudy so far

Summer has arrived

Posted: 25/06/2013 at 00:52


I would love to see John masseys garden  at ashwood.  Lovely picture, as always

Summer has arrived

Posted: 25/06/2013 at 00:51


I would love to see John masseys Arden at ashwood.  Lovely picture, as always

Discussions started by Verdun


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They're bossing it now........

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Love your garden

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hardy geraniums pictures

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Is mahonia invasive?

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Blue foliage

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What's your acronym? A guessing game......

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Neatness.....a swear word in the garden?

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Carpenteria californica shaping

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Rubbish mpc

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Follow up fox illumination pink

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