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Woodgreen wonderboy

Latest posts by Woodgreen wonderboy

Black Spot on Roses

Posted: 27/06/2013 at 18:09

When I spray I usually manage to miss one!!

Help to identify a plant.

Posted: 27/06/2013 at 18:01

It grows a bigger plant each year but is not troublesome, seeding around, in spite of the mystery appearence in your garden. If it does turn up without notice I would say thanks!!   Leave seed heads on over winter for effect.

Mind your own business

Posted: 27/06/2013 at 17:55

Try Verdone??


Posted: 27/06/2013 at 17:54

At what stage do you start harvesting. I have charlottes which are flowering now and growing strongly.

What's eaten my rose?

Posted: 27/06/2013 at 17:47

Deer eat roses.Caterpillars don't eat whole plant overnight without being visible next day. Deer hop off somewhere else. One clue, if there are no droppings, is the evidence of foot prints.

Free Cosmos Purity Seeds with March Issue

Posted: 27/06/2013 at 17:42

Mine are about a week/10 days from flowering, altho I bought my seeds. It is very hard to fail with "Purity".

What's the weather like in your area?

Posted: 27/06/2013 at 08:28


Talkback: Lily beetles

Posted: 27/06/2013 at 08:24

Perhaps the lily beetles living in the south of England are "softies" and didn'y enjoy the cold winter and have emigrated to warmer climes..... or froze to death

What's the weather like in your area?

Posted: 26/06/2013 at 09:41

Frank, On second thoughts Dad was RE. He died when I was 16 so didn't get much chance to discuss such stuff with him, which is now lost of course.

As you say everything in the garden is rosy at present, literally as well. Good to discuss with you.  David

tulips in pots

Posted: 25/06/2013 at 22:30

Thanks chicky, I may take up your advice if I don'y find what I want at Malvern. Bloms bulbs had them at Chelsea.

Discussions started by Woodgreen wonderboy

Pittosporum from seed

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Frikartii Monch

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Last Post: 07/10/2014 at 10:29

When should I plant Phlox

Gardening conundrum 
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Last Post: 23/08/2014 at 17:46

Overwintering Gazanias

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Last Post: 28/11/2013 at 18:06

Gardening quiz

Need help in putting together a quiz which is a bit challenging and fun too 
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Last Post: 30/11/2013 at 14:08

Pesky flies!

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Last Post: 20/09/2013 at 12:57

Talkback: How to harvest sweetcorn

They are much better microwaved for about 3 mins., turned over, mw for 3 more mins. Lot less bother than boiling . Keep flavour and scrunch. 
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Last Post: 21/09/2013 at 08:22

Camassias from seed

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Where can I buy moss in Hampshire

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Last Post: 17/06/2013 at 15:44 unintended trial

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Last Post: 11/06/2013 at 16:34

Something for the weekend.......enjoying gardens and flowers.

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Last Post: 10/08/2013 at 12:39

Annoying Miracle-Gro advert

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Gaillardia death

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Encouraging young gardeners

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Why I never buy online

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