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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.

how to grow swede

Posted: 30/05/2014 at 16:07

Beans, beans and more beans.  It is impossible to buy beans as good as those you can grow.

Asparagus

Posted: 30/05/2014 at 00:40

Asparagus is not very nice after it has been frozen IMO.

how to grow swede

Posted: 30/05/2014 at 00:39

Don't want to rain on your parade, but swedes are best grown by a farmer in a field and purchased from a shop.  They are cheap and plentiful and as large or small as you want them.

Cut flowers for wedding

Posted: 30/05/2014 at 00:31

It is a very nice idea to give each guest a packet of seeds at the wedding.  Maybe beside their place if it is a sit-down meal.

sweetcorn plugs

Posted: 23/05/2014 at 00:43

Just enough.  Plant in a block.  45cm apart each way.

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