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Latest posts by Welshonion

tomato plants in containers all going pale

Posted: 09/08/2014 at 00:04
Most fruiting plants fruit well if they think they are going to (not to put it delicately) die.

If they are over-fed they produce lots and lots of leaves but few fruit. The trick is to find the happy medium.

Saying that, your plants do sound hungry!

Would members be interested?

Posted: 08/08/2014 at 23:55
pansyface, are you really suggesting anybody should or might decant weedkiller into any container but the original one?

The first rule of safe handling of such products is NEVER decant into any container that might be mistaken for a bottle of drink by a child.

Flowers

Posted: 08/08/2014 at 20:21
Are these special late planting Dahlias? Most Dahlias are planted in Spring; months ago.

Reliable website for ordering bulbs

Posted: 08/08/2014 at 20:13
Peter Nyssen for me. Always reliable.

When to lift and how to store garlic and shallots

Posted: 25/07/2014 at 12:28
Store in a cool dry frost-free place. Garlic and onions are ready to store when the foliage is rustle-y dry. You can eat both garlic and shallots straight from the garden without drying.

Poorly Toms

Posted: 24/07/2014 at 23:29
Sounds like blight.

Split tomato vine

Posted: 24/07/2014 at 17:09
Sellotape can sometimes be enough to repair the break.

clivia/ kaffir lilly

Posted: 24/07/2014 at 17:06
And keep it out of the sun, the leaves scorch easily.

Mine has been in the same large pot for years; I'm told they like to be confined.

Dead blades of grass in lawn

Posted: 24/07/2014 at 14:59
Please tell me why you are watering the lawn. It doesn't need it and it is a waste, waste, waste of water.

If it looks dead and dry, so be it. It will recover as soon as it rains.

Grass seed some growing some not?

Posted: 24/07/2014 at 14:56
Wait until it rains, then stand back or you will be engulfed!

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