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Latest posts by Welshonion

Wind damage, greenhouse

Posted: 17/02/2014 at 17:45

Will your insurance company pay out for a greenhouse?  Most are not covered.

Seed Potato Suppliers

Posted: 17/02/2014 at 17:40

Have you not got a garden centre nearby with open sacks of many varieties so you can buy a few potatoes of several varieties to try?

What is this seed?

Posted: 17/02/2014 at 17:34

If the tree is casting them now, they should be sown now.  Feel the seed cases and ensure there is a plump seed inside.

Wisteria and dogs - poisonous?

Posted: 12/02/2014 at 19:50

Whether it is your first puppy or not, while you tackle the house training, also train the puppy to drop whatever is in its mouth on command.  Labs make a habit of picking up disgusting things so it will be a lesson well-learned!

What to do with this boundary ?

Posted: 12/02/2014 at 01:12

If those rhodies are Ponticum, I would have the lot out.  Wait until they flower before you make a decision.

choosing and growing honeyberry

Posted: 11/02/2014 at 00:06

I notice Parkers are offering it, among others. So do your research first.  Remember how they enhance the photos in the catalogue.

Hornbeam Hedging Question

Posted: 09/02/2014 at 23:14

Double staggered is best and will give a good result.  Do not plant too near to the fence, you will want to get round the back of it.

Wood based cat litter

Posted: 09/02/2014 at 23:11

Its a funny thing, but it is unusual to use carnivore poo in the compost and garden.  Herbivore seems to be fine though.

Clearing brambles...

Posted: 09/02/2014 at 23:09

You will find that although new plants will grow from the roots left in the ground they will get weaker and weaker as you dig them up.  You will win!

To prune or not to prune

Posted: 08/02/2014 at 14:42

There was an item about it on Gardener's Question Time and the consensus was that gardeners should curb their tendency to 'tidy up' until later in the Spring.

Cornus, if it has coloured stems, and flowering currant I would certainly leave until later.

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