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carrots

Posted: 18/05/2013 at 21:05

You can grow them in modules to plant out but you can't...well, most of them will fail....dig up and transplant carrots.  I'm sure if done very carefully you could but I have never managed it. 

Why do you want to transplant them?  Do you have gaps in the rows?  Better to sow again in those gaps if so

heloo every one

Posted: 18/05/2013 at 21:01

Welcome heather.  Everyone is very friendly here so hope you enjoy it

Yew tree

Posted: 18/05/2013 at 18:05

Cut yes whenever you want to. Now, however, is perfect because new growth will be so much quicker.

heloo every one

Posted: 18/05/2013 at 13:13

Hiya Gail.  Welcome.  Hope ??ou have a great summer in your garden

Runner Beans.

Posted: 18/05/2013 at 13:10

Eat masses of beans, freeze loads and give away lots. My row is greatly reduced ...now about 20' I guess.  I grow the white flowered ones and they look so good in summer too.

What's the weather like in your area?

Posted: 18/05/2013 at 13:07

Roasting here

Geraniums

Posted: 18/05/2013 at 08:04

BillyC

Pimching out?  Just cut out the tips of shoots back to a pair of leaves.  Use pair of nail scissors or use your finger and thumb nails.  It just makes plants bushier

MORNING FORKERS

Posted: 18/05/2013 at 07:58

Morning everyone

Warm and sunny here.  Hope it's like this when dove ventures to these parts.

Did lot planting yesterday.....do more today.  Busy this morn but hopefully in the afternoon.

Thoss pesky slugs..under every pot there's a small slug.  been on a few night time slug missions, by far the best way to control them.

queen came this way yesterday but dont know if they played their music!

Enjoy your weekend folks

 

 

Gardener's sayings.

Posted: 18/05/2013 at 00:25

When we always say...(when someone's looking at the garden)..."you should have seen it last week"

Nice thread KEF

Runner Beans.

Posted: 18/05/2013 at 00:16

My runner bean construction is based on 3 x 8' galvanised poles, supports and struts 3 wires and a bean net. The wires pass through holes in the poles and through a bean net.  It is immensely strong and needs to be.  I grow huge crops of beans.  Beans are grown on both sides of the support.  Over the years I have found this to be by far the best way to grow runner beans

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