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saving veg seed

Posted: 19/07/2014 at 23:24
Yes, all that family.

saving veg seed

Posted: 19/07/2014 at 19:55
Tomato seeds can be saved. You have to ferment it first, then wash and dry it. All the others are pretty much a no, no. Courgettes especially as they are very promiscuous and you are unlikely to get what you expect.

If, when and where to use straw?

Posted: 19/07/2014 at 19:51
Or floor or roof tiles. Preferably something smooth. The stems don't need to be lifted, just the pumpkins.

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.

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