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Latest posts by Welshonion

Planting out or potting on?

Posted: 04/05/2014 at 12:50

Depending on how many you have, why not plant out half of them?

Problem with holly bush

Posted: 04/05/2014 at 12:49

It's not the annual leaf-drop is it?  You don't say how long you've had this tree.  Many years, or is it new to you?

What do I grow?

Posted: 04/05/2014 at 10:29

If you want lists of plants, consult a plant encyclopaedia. I'm sure nearly every available plant that is offered for sale is grown by someone.

I'm very sorry, but faced with a thread like this my eyes glaze over and I pass on.

MPC & Growbags

Posted: 04/05/2014 at 10:22

Why do you expect soil in it?  It is made from green waste and most people don't throw away soil.  Or shouldn't.

plant ideas for this old pot

Posted: 04/05/2014 at 10:19

Or for a collection of thymes or other herbs.

asparagus

Posted: 04/05/2014 at 10:18

Asparagus in grow bags.  That's a new technique.  Does it work?

The pest that ate it will be a slug or snail.  Very partial to asparagus.

Plant identification

Posted: 04/05/2014 at 10:13

Weed.

What do I grow?

Posted: 04/05/2014 at 10:11

Please tell me why you aren't out there gardening instead of reading and writing long lists of plants?  Phew, you must all have time on your hands!!

And as for trying to avoid repeated names - words fail me.  Or is this just a Boast thread!

Lidl Compost

Posted: 04/05/2014 at 00:02

Councils make it from green waste, I believe. Some people are not very fussy about what they put in green waste.

MPC & Growbags

Posted: 03/05/2014 at 23:59

Grow bags are just bags of compost of a size where it is convenient to lay them flat, cut a hole and plant whatever in them.  They can be stacked up and used two deep with suitable holes cut in them for deep-rooting plants..

They are cheap and cheerful and often have pretty rubbishy compost in them, but as you won't handle it you'll never know.  The fertilizer in them will last somewhat less than MPC.

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