Welshonion


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Organic slug control

Posted: 05/06/2014 at 22:22

Mattbeer, if you cut the slugs in half, why do you collect up the remains?  Leave them where they are and they will be gone by the morning.  Eaten by slugs, maybe.

Peas flowering

Posted: 05/06/2014 at 22:19

Please tell us what variety they are; it will be on the packet.

Problems with Freesia bulbs not growing

Posted: 05/06/2014 at 22:18

I planted some in the greenhouse during the first week of April.

They are just coming through now.  They are just below the surface of the compost.

They are from Peter Nyssen who has always been reliable.

Potato flowers

Posted: 05/06/2014 at 17:51

Well, that's where new varieties come from.

Organic slug control

Posted: 03/06/2014 at 17:35

Pair of scissors is the most organic method there is.

Potato flowers

Posted: 03/06/2014 at 17:33

The flowers are mainly useful because they indicate that the new potatoes are big enough to eat.  No reason to take them off.

Sometimes old codgers pull young'uns legs!

Gooseberry root

Posted: 01/06/2014 at 19:57

If you only cut one root, I am sure it will survive.

Red vs green?

Posted: 31/05/2014 at 17:37

Remove them.  Branches with green leaves are stronger growing than red and will take over the tree if left.

hibiscus or rose of sharon

Posted: 31/05/2014 at 14:56

You mention Rose of Sharon in your title.  Isn't that Hypericum?  

help my apple tree!

Posted: 30/05/2014 at 16:09

I think you will have to wait and see.  Sorry.

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