Latest posts by Welshonion

Fig tree

Posted: 12/06/2017 at 00:27

The way you've pruned it.  Incorrectly I suspect.

Onions bolting?

Posted: 11/06/2017 at 00:16

If an onion has bolted do not attempt to store it, and use it first.


Posted: 10/06/2017 at 00:19

When they are ready to be pulled the roots will let go too.

Babies nappies in compost

Posted: 07/06/2017 at 01:08

I have scrolled back to Edd's post.  Vehement, but not rude.  Except to a very sensitive soul. 

Babies nappies in compost

Posted: 07/06/2017 at 01:04

Amazing!! I had four children and only used one disposable nappy on a car journey as an experiment.  My goodness they are expensive. And I imagine they would fill up the rubbish bin.

Scaffold Debris Netting - does it block the sun by very much? Other options for birds?

Posted: 07/06/2017 at 00:39

We use debris netting for our strawberries and soft fruit bushes.  Both cheap and good, but squirrels bite holes in it. It lets sufficient sunlight through.

Kiwi Jenny - mislabeled plant?

Posted: 06/06/2017 at 00:49

Jenny, yes, but doesn't it come in male and female?  Take a look at UTube there's lots about kiwis there.

Loss of apples

Posted: 06/06/2017 at 00:45

It is called the June Drop.  Totally natural; the plant sheds apples it can't support or which haven't been fertilized.

Babies nappies in compost

Posted: 06/06/2017 at 00:36

Do consider the use of many pots, they are very eco-unfriendly.

Parsley seeds edible??

Posted: 01/06/2017 at 17:08

Unless they are sold for culinary use you cannot be sure they haven't had a seed dressing, which may be poisonous.

If they were specifically labelled for culinary use you are safe.

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