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Wildflower mats

Posted: 03/05/2014 at 18:23

Would it not be cheaper to buy seeds of the wildflower plants you want and sow them in trays of compost?  They will not need to be in the greenhouse.

When they germinate cut the compost into squares and plant those randomly where you want them.

Planted Daffodil bulbs and got Gladioli!! Help!!!

Posted: 03/05/2014 at 18:18

Put them in deeper pots.  They will be easy to transfer.

Plant recommendation needed

Posted: 02/05/2014 at 15:43

Nothing much will be happy in that position.  The beauty of a cedar is in seeing the whole tree, perhaps you could give us a clue why you want screening shrubs.

asparagus

Posted: 02/05/2014 at 15:37

Another couple of years to go!  Don't cut it back and keep it well-weeded.

compost

Posted: 02/05/2014 at 15:34

It is very easy to look up on the web.  Sorry don't have the relevant figures to hand.

Potato Leaf Tomato

Posted: 02/05/2014 at 15:31

Not a debate.  They are just the same as regular leaf-shaped tomatoes as far as I know.

Identification please :)

Posted: 02/05/2014 at 12:29

Isn't it Star of Bethlehem? Ornithogalum.

elder removal

Posted: 02/05/2014 at 12:26

Why do you want to get rid of them?  They certainly fit the description of mixed hedging.

You do know they are the Witch's Tree and there is a lot of folklore attached to them?

Talkback: Three ways to improve your pond

Posted: 02/05/2014 at 00:54

Barley straw.  If you don't know a farmer, they sell it in garden centres.

wasp nest

Posted: 02/05/2014 at 00:49

Councils now charge for getting rid of wasps.  Or recommend you 'get a firm in.'

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