Welshonion


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Plant identification

Posted: 19/07/2014 at 19:46
Poisonous.

Oak Trees

Posted: 18/07/2014 at 12:40
I would contact the council and ask them if they would like the tree. And where should it go? If you can't find anywhere for it, I would dispose of it and do a bit of guerilla gardening and plant some acorns here and there.

It will move well in the dormant season.

Stake recently planted apple tree

Posted: 18/07/2014 at 12:35
Depending on the rootstock, some trees need staking for their entire life.

Willow Tree

Posted: 18/07/2014 at 02:14
February is a good time to cut willows. Cut to the ground then they will grow again. It will be happier in the ground rather than a pot. But it does depend on the variety. You didn't say.

Corn Cockle can kill?

Posted: 16/07/2014 at 19:23
Useful for what? decorative but deadly?

Corn Cockle can kill?

Posted: 16/07/2014 at 16:06
Berghill, it is a shame you mentioned Water Dropwort, because it really is deadly, especially to grazing stock. I doubt many of the people on this board will ever meet it and do not know what it is, but it is quite common.

Hazelnut trees - What are your experiences?

Posted: 16/07/2014 at 14:41
Do you mean hazels or cobnuts or filberts? Some fruit nurseries sell them. Look online. Hazel nuts are nice but not the best if you want good-sized nuts.

Wild garlic seeds help

Posted: 15/07/2014 at 19:00
Think very carefully before you introduce wild garlic to your garden. As Nutcutlet says, it can become invasive.

Difficult to get rid of if it gets out of hand.

If you are determined sow the seeds now; that is what the garlic plant does in the wild.

caterpillars eating leaves

Posted: 15/07/2014 at 18:56
Bumping your original post up the forum so that it doesn't drop off the bottom before anybody answers it.

How to freeze French beans??

Posted: 15/07/2014 at 17:42
IMO they do not freeze well if you freeze them domestically. Commercially frozen beans are fine.

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