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Latest posts by Welshonion

Favourite native mammal?

Posted: 01/08/2015 at 17:00
Not entirely true; the local otters fish under the bridge in the centre of town in the early morning.

Fencing alternatives - Ivy?

Posted: 30/07/2015 at 20:55
To be serious! A beech hedge would fulfil the brief. It keeps its leaves during the winter and with clipping is easy to keep in check.

Tomatoes - some fruit not growing properly

Posted: 30/07/2015 at 20:45
I think the point is that if you give too much water you dilute the taste.

But I am intrigued by your saying the tomato had a bad taste. In what way?

Fencing alternatives - Ivy?

Posted: 30/07/2015 at 20:42
Ivy is a no-no. It will become unmanageable before you know it.

Can't you just agree to stop peering at each other?

Vegetable Plants Direct

Posted: 30/07/2015 at 18:52
Well as they recommend T&M for potatoes, they may be affiliated to them which rings great clanging alarm bells.

flowering privet

Posted: 30/07/2015 at 17:10
Privet is perhaps the commonest hedging plant there is. Yes, cuttings will be easy, but it won't flower until it is tall. That takes some years.

There were comments on the forum recently about flowering privet. Lots of people don't like the smell. So let your neighbours have a good sniff before they take cuttings!

Thornless blackberries

Posted: 30/07/2015 at 17:04
Most soft fruit is sour unless it is fully, fully ripe.

Is my Mulberry Happy??

Posted: 29/07/2015 at 12:02
Yes, as I suggested, too close.

Is my Mulberry Happy??

Posted: 29/07/2015 at 09:39
One thing; your mulberry is planted too near the fence and wall. The tree is going to be huge when it is mature.

Currings - some questions

Posted: 29/07/2015 at 00:35
Why not look at the drainage holes in the pots? Any roots appearing?

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Butterfly Release

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