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Posted: 23/05/2013 at 18:32

Pretty bad.


Posted: 23/05/2013 at 12:50

Due to my failure to put the wormery in the greenhouse during the winter, it stood outside through all that bad weather, and it is thriving.  I removed a lot of stuff yesterday to mix with compost for my tomatoes and had to pick out lots of worms.

Quick Growing Hedge/Conifers?

Posted: 23/05/2013 at 12:42

I would not respect the opinion of anybody that recommended Russian Vine.  Ditto Leylanndii.  Apart from the most obvious disadvantages, they are depressing, especially if they are near the house.

penny savers

Posted: 23/05/2013 at 09:41

There is already a thread called Make do and Mend on Problem Solving.

Creosote - Which one and the best technique?

Posted: 22/05/2013 at 17:42


Holm Oak posts rot resistance

Posted: 22/05/2013 at 17:40

Unless they are thick limbs I don't think they are rot-resistant at all.

I know that oak fence posts last for a very long time, but they are made from a different part of the tree, if that makes sense.

Ilex aquifolium golden king

Posted: 22/05/2013 at 17:36

A male holly?

Invasion!!!! Already frustrated!!!!

Posted: 22/05/2013 at 13:33

Take one pair of scissors.  Go out at night with a torch and cut them in half.  They will be gone by the morning.  No pellets, no cost.  Result.

Getting rid of Blackberries

Posted: 21/05/2013 at 23:40

Is it a bramble; that is a wild blackberry?  It sounds like it.

 The only reall way to get rid of it in that position is to dig it up.  Otherwise you will probably have to live with it there, and just keep cutting off the shoots.

spears too fat

Posted: 20/05/2013 at 17:07

Baggies, they are supposed to be fat!  A fat asparagus is a good asparagus.

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