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Posted: 03/08/2015 at 14:52
Give them time. I've never heard of this problem so I think patience is required.

rasberry fruit

Posted: 03/08/2015 at 14:47
Why remove the fruit, unless to your mouth? And why prune? You do not say the variety or whether summer or autumn fruiting.

Maybe it should have been cut back when you planted it.

Identify this tree please

Posted: 03/08/2015 at 14:43
Cornus Kousa variety???

composting question

Posted: 03/08/2015 at 01:24
Comfrey, but it can be a thug, as it spreads, but you can cut it several times a season.

Tadpoles....I think

Posted: 03/08/2015 at 01:20
Funnily enough a bat came in and flew round the room last night. It settled on a curtain and I was able to put it out. Not sure how it got in as the windows are closed!

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.

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