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Latest posts by Welshonion

water borne diseases

Posted: 14/09/2014 at 20:12
No!! Water butts should be closely covered at all times, but that is not because of bees dropping in,

top of canes

Posted: 13/09/2014 at 23:51
Those little yoghurt drink pots are suitable too.

Seed Suppliers who Sell Small Amounts of Seeds

Posted: 13/09/2014 at 23:46
There are some companies that consistently produce seeds that germinate well, and are reasonable in price. If they can do it why can't all of them?

hyacinth bulbs

Posted: 13/09/2014 at 20:56
Prepared bulbs, yes. They need to be in the dark and cool until the flowerhead appears, not just until they sprout. They need to believe that Winter has passed.

Seed Suppliers who Sell Small Amounts of Seeds

Posted: 13/09/2014 at 20:53
Sorry Wills, I have given up on T&M their seeds are expensive and their germination rate poor.

Storing Garlic

Posted: 13/09/2014 at 11:36
If they are garlic that sprout so early I certainly wouldn't use them again for another crop. I would imagine you don't want garlic that are sprouting before the New Year.

October is usually when I plant mine, but any time up until Spring.

Composting

Posted: 13/09/2014 at 00:27
You can turn it if you have a mind to, but it will manage quite well doing its own thing.

GETTING TO KNOW MY ONIONS

Posted: 12/09/2014 at 17:22
Sorry, I didn't expect mice to have a taste for onions with their cheese!

Drainage for Plant Box

Posted: 12/09/2014 at 17:18
Why cannot you drill holes at the bottom of the wooden sides? You can drill one or two holes and put corks in them to prevent the water running straight through or remove the corks to allow the box to drain when there is plenty of rain.

Moths emerging

Posted: 12/09/2014 at 15:17
Egg laying!

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