Latest posts by Welshonion

Conference pears

Posted: 07/10/2017 at 19:23

Or used for cooking.

Leycesteria Formosa .

Posted: 07/10/2017 at 19:18

This year it has seeded all over the garden.  No need for cuttings.

Growing celeriac

Posted: 06/10/2017 at 23:08

Celeriac is one of the vegetables that are better left to the professionals. ie. farmers.

Unknown fruit bush

Posted: 06/10/2017 at 00:20

But beware if you bring flowering branches into the house.  They smell like cats!

Climbers for north facing wall

Posted: 01/10/2017 at 23:00

Hydrangea Petiolaris loves a north facing wall.

Buying bulbs

Posted: 21/09/2017 at 11:31

I always use Peter Nyssen.

Comfrey tea - how to use it, how to store it, etc.

Posted: 20/09/2017 at 16:18

Weak tea rather than strong tea.

FRuit trees in pots

Posted: 19/09/2017 at 16:59

It sounds like you have a pollination problem, or not enough pollinators.

Mophead Hydrangea

Posted: 04/09/2017 at 00:07

It's usual to leave the dead flowers on during the winter, because next year's buds will be protected from the worst of the weather.

First time veg grower

Posted: 03/09/2017 at 00:24

Sorry, Brussels aren't suitable for raised beds as they have to be planted really firmly and one thing you must not do is walk on the raised bed. Oh, and swedes are better grown in a field by a farmer; they are cheap enough to buy.

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