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Posted: 11/07/2012 at 18:28

Ow no frost I read that too its only 11c just now, this morning it was only 7.6c. The boys were drenched yesterday. Its a nightmare getting their work gear dry Ive got the coal fire going just to help dry everything

Veg curry tonight the only veg of my own in it is the courgettes

ID Please

Posted: 11/07/2012 at 18:04

I can grow this one in the North of Scotland so this one is pretty hardy. So far my plant is eight years old. The way it spreads is by layering itself or cuttings. Can you not ask your neighbour for a bit? I know if I was asked I wouldnt mind at all.

ID Please

Posted: 11/07/2012 at 13:55

yes a cheeky one, maybe it thought it might not be raining on the other side of the fence.... 

ID Please

Posted: 11/07/2012 at 13:49

osteospernum Id say

Leaving the garden to itself for a year - what to plant?

Posted: 11/07/2012 at 09:00

I use bark, a good depth of that as a weed suppressant will help, not too ugly either you could always put a few pots of something hardy in (large pots so they dont dry out) something like hardy geraniums which flower for weeks in the summer

help have i killed my clematis

Posted: 11/07/2012 at 08:48

Yes Id agree. Ive just put two montana clematis in the garden this year, Elizabeth and Alba one on a fence and one to cover an old seat both doing well. I know they can be pretty invasive but I can prune them too

What's the weather like in your area?

Posted: 11/07/2012 at 08:44
Rainjustlearning wrote (see)

It's lashing down and some,  and here's some nice reading 


That was depressing reading, Ow dear when is it to end even two dry days in a row would do. Its not stopped since Saturday. I made myself go out yesterday to cut back flattened plants the garden is gong to take a miracle to sort out now


Posted: 11/07/2012 at 08:22

are the catshoo plants hardy or just an annual


Posted: 10/07/2012 at 16:48

Could you attach flat bottomed baskets to untreated wooden 4 by 4 posts to stand in the pond below water level and plant up with pond plants. If you could place them in carefully you shouldnt damage the liner.

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Posted: 10/07/2012 at 16:25

Thanks so much pondman

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