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  1. Zigs
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    Making Leaf Mould

    Yes We have various Sycamore "weeds"....that's what farmers around here call them. Their leaves often get black spots but it hasn't affected the resulting leaf mould they are party to. The leaf...
    Yes We have various Sycamore "weeds"....that's what farmers around here call them. Their leaves often get black spots but it hasn't affected the resulting leaf mould they are party to. The leaf mould I create is used for planting/transplanting ericaceous needing plants and to replace the soil...
    Yes We have various Sycamore "weeds"....that's what farmers around here call them. Their leaves often get black spots but it hasn't affected the resulting leaf mould they are party to. The leaf mould I create is used for planting/transplanting...
    Yes We have various Sycamore "weeds"....that's what farmers around here call them. Their leaves often get black spots but it hasn't affected the resulting leaf mould they are party to. The leaf...
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  2. ARMANDII
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    WHAT JOBS ARE WE DOING IN THE GARDEN TODAY 2018

    I haven't started on mine yet. My front doorstep is disappearing fast. :doh::)
    I haven't started on mine yet. My front doorstep is disappearing fast. :doh::)
    I haven't started on mine yet. My front doorstep is disappearing fast. :doh::)
    I haven't started on mine yet. My front doorstep is disappearing fast. :doh::)
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  3. Sheal
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    One year on....

    Thank you :) I know that fibreglass is a little heavier than plastic but I'm wondering if the wind would lift it? I live on high ground open to the elements.
    Thank you :) I know that fibreglass is a little heavier than plastic but I'm wondering if the wind would lift it? I live on high ground open to the elements.
    Thank you :) I know that fibreglass is a little heavier than plastic but I'm wondering if the wind would lift it? I live on high ground open to the elements.
    Thank you :) I know that fibreglass is a little heavier than plastic but I'm wondering if the wind would lift it? I live on high ground open to the elements.
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  4. Logan
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    programmes to watch

    54 Hours - The Gladbeck Hostage CrisisA two parter based on a true story this is superb. The second part is on at 9pm next Saturday, BBC4.
    54 Hours - The Gladbeck Hostage CrisisA two parter based on a true story this is superb. The second part is on at 9pm next Saturday, BBC4.
    54 Hours - The Gladbeck Hostage CrisisA two parter based on a true story this is superb. The second part is on at 9pm next Saturday, BBC4.
    54 Hours - The Gladbeck Hostage CrisisA two parter based on a true story this is superb. The second part is on at 9pm next Saturday, BBC4.
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  5. Trunky
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    Trunky's New Garden

    Your garden is looking good Trunky !
    Your garden is looking good Trunky !
    Your garden is looking good Trunky !
    Your garden is looking good Trunky !
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  6. JWK

    Winter Sun Destinations Recommendations - Canaries?

    That's about the same time of year we went Strongy, I'm sure you will really enjoy it and to be sure some flowers will be very different to August.I was thinking about my trip to Madeira today...
    That's about the same time of year we went Strongy, I'm sure you will really enjoy it and to be sure some flowers will be very different to August.I was thinking about my trip to Madeira today as I was tucking up some of my tender plants in the greenhouse. I brought quite a few things back ,...
    That's about the same time of year we went Strongy, I'm sure you will really enjoy it and to be sure some flowers will be very different to August.I was thinking about my trip to Madeira today as I was tucking up some of my tender plants in...
    That's about the same time of year we went Strongy, I'm sure you will really enjoy it and to be sure some flowers will be very different to August.I was thinking about my trip to Madeira today...
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  7. PeterS

    Brexit - am I stupid or what?

    At the time of entry to the EEC I was in my teens but fully aware of what it entailed. Back then I didn't agree with it knowing what would possibly come in the future. Since then until the Brexit...
    At the time of entry to the EEC I was in my teens but fully aware of what it entailed. Back then I didn't agree with it knowing what would possibly come in the future. Since then until the Brexit vote there has been gradual domination of the UK by the EU and that will continue if we remain, to...
    At the time of entry to the EEC I was in my teens but fully aware of what it entailed. Back then I didn't agree with it knowing what would possibly come in the future. Since then until the Brexit vote there has been gradual domination of the UK...
    At the time of entry to the EEC I was in my teens but fully aware of what it entailed. Back then I didn't agree with it knowing what would possibly come in the future. Since then until the Brexit...
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  8. Zigs
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    WHAT'S LOOKING GOOD IN OCTOBER 2018

    Fuchsias going strong. Still another 2 months for them yet.............
    Fuchsias going strong. Still another 2 months for them yet.............
    Fuchsias going strong. Still another 2 months for them yet.............
    Fuchsias going strong. Still another 2 months for them yet.............
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  9. Freddy

    Geopod

    Yes. Essentially I have 20 ft of those string lights altogether for each area. That's assuming they have the same [email protected] that loks like a good deal!
    Yes. Essentially I have 20 ft of those string lights altogether for each area. That's assuming they have the same [email protected] that loks like a good deal!
    Yes. Essentially I have 20 ft of those string lights altogether for each area. That's assuming they have the same [email protected] that loks like a good deal!
    Yes. Essentially I have 20 ft of those string lights altogether for each area. That's assuming they have the same [email protected] that loks like a good deal!
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  10. ARMANDII
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    THE CHILLIES THREAD 2018

    Chilli seeds have arrived:blue thumb: will be starting them off next year, is it just a matter of sowing as normal?
    Chilli seeds have arrived:blue thumb: will be starting them off next year, is it just a matter of sowing as normal?
    Chilli seeds have arrived:blue thumb: will be starting them off next year, is it just a matter of sowing as normal?
    Chilli seeds have arrived:blue thumb: will be starting them off next year, is it just a matter of sowing as normal?
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  11. Marley Farley
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    OCTOBER PHOTO COMP OPEN

    Monet style
    Monet style
    Monet style
    Monet style
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  12. ARMANDII
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    WHAT'S YOUR WEATHER LIKE 2018

    Heavy cloud around today but it remained dry until mid afternoon. Rain is moving in again so I had drizzle for company while finishing off a job in the garden. Warmish at 15C/59F.
    Heavy cloud around today but it remained dry until mid afternoon. Rain is moving in again so I had drizzle for company while finishing off a job in the garden. Warmish at 15C/59F.
    Heavy cloud around today but it remained dry until mid afternoon. Rain is moving in again so I had drizzle for company while finishing off a job in the garden. Warmish at 15C/59F.
    Heavy cloud around today but it remained dry until mid afternoon. Rain is moving in again so I had drizzle for company while finishing off a job in the garden. Warmish at 15C/59F.
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  13. Freddy

    Rose/Clematis Combination

    To be honest I was reading an old garderners world magazine today (October 2009) and came across this article by Alan Titchmarsh so i think i will be investing.
    To be honest I was reading an old garderners world magazine today (October 2009) and came across this article by Alan Titchmarsh so i think i will be investing.
    To be honest I was reading an old garderners world magazine today (October 2009) and came across this article by Alan Titchmarsh so i think i will be investing.
    To be honest I was reading an old garderners world magazine today (October 2009) and came across this article by Alan Titchmarsh so i think i will be investing.
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  14. Fat Controller
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    New Aquarium

    I don't have one anywhere near, but I would imagine that Amazon would do them - I will have a look.I have a few snails, and I must confess to having a bit of a clear out the other night - had...
    I don't have one anywhere near, but I would imagine that Amazon would do them - I will have a look.I have a few snails, and I must confess to having a bit of a clear out the other night - had about six or seven on the front glass, so they were netted and chucked outside to their fate (most...
    I don't have one anywhere near, but I would imagine that Amazon would do them - I will have a look.I have a few snails, and I must confess to having a bit of a clear out the other night - had about six or seven on the front glass, so they were...
    I don't have one anywhere near, but I would imagine that Amazon would do them - I will have a look.I have a few snails, and I must confess to having a bit of a clear out the other night - had...
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  15. ARMANDII
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    THE TOMATO GROWING THREAD 2018

    Harvested the last of the normal tomatoes today.They could have been left on the vine for longer but I decided to pull up the plants because I needed the space for another crop.
    Harvested the last of the normal tomatoes today.They could have been left on the vine for longer but I decided to pull up the plants because I needed the space for another crop.
    Harvested the last of the normal tomatoes today.They could have been left on the vine for longer but I decided to pull up the plants because I needed the space for another crop.
    Harvested the last of the normal tomatoes today.They could have been left on the vine for longer but I decided to pull up the plants because I needed the space for another crop.
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  16. jumanji

    What to do here before winter...

    Best leave the strawberries alone now and let them die back naturally @jumanji ... as for the rest of those plants, it wouldn`t hurt to cut them back a bit and make sure the weeds are all out,...
    Best leave the strawberries alone now and let them die back naturally @jumanji ... as for the rest of those plants, it wouldn`t hurt to cut them back a bit and make sure the weeds are all out, then perhaps stick on some mulch around them for the winter. My mother always used to say '' If in...
    Best leave the strawberries alone now and let them die back naturally @jumanji ... as for the rest of those plants, it wouldn`t hurt to cut them back a bit and make sure the weeds are all out, then perhaps stick on some mulch around them for the...
    Best leave the strawberries alone now and let them die back naturally @jumanji ... as for the rest of those plants, it wouldn`t hurt to cut them back a bit and make sure the weeds are all out,...
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  17. HarryS

    MOT Reminders

    Agreed - the MOT wouldn't even be a question, as I would expect any car to come with a full one or I would simply walk away, regardless. Yes, there remains the question of insurance in terms of...
    Agreed - the MOT wouldn't even be a question, as I would expect any car to come with a full one or I would simply walk away, regardless. Yes, there remains the question of insurance in terms of my illness, however I have more than one consultant now saying that there is no reason why I couldn't...
    Agreed - the MOT wouldn't even be a question, as I would expect any car to come with a full one or I would simply walk away, regardless. Yes, there remains the question of insurance in terms of my illness, however I have more than one consultant...
    Agreed - the MOT wouldn't even be a question, as I would expect any car to come with a full one or I would simply walk away, regardless. Yes, there remains the question of insurance in terms of...
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  19. Snorky85

    Weigela

    Snorky :) It will grow well enough either way but I would trim back the thin lanky stems...not for "shape" because weigelas are shapeless shrubs anyway but to produce thicker growth from which more...
    Snorky :) It will grow well enough either way but I would trim back the thin lanky stems...not for "shape" because weigelas are shapeless shrubs anyway but to produce thicker growth from which more shoots will be produced next year. You could plant it out but, again, I would prefer to keep it in...
    Snorky :) It will grow well enough either way but I would trim back the thin lanky stems...not for "shape" because weigelas are shapeless shrubs anyway but to produce thicker growth from which more shoots will be produced next year. You could plant...
    Snorky :) It will grow well enough either way but I would trim back the thin lanky stems...not for "shape" because weigelas are shapeless shrubs anyway but to produce thicker growth from which more...
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  20. andrews

    Misting System Suggestions

    Gun sold.... for the full asking price :yes:I think Ive decided on a 3m riser system from these peopleRiser Kit - Single Bench 1M Wide | Buy Online from Access IrrigationI'm planning on putting...
    Gun sold.... for the full asking price :yes:I think Ive decided on a 3m riser system from these peopleRiser Kit - Single Bench 1M Wide | Buy Online from Access IrrigationI'm planning on putting taps between each 1m stretch so that I can turn segments on and off as I need them. More to follow ….
    Gun sold.... for the full asking price :yes:I think Ive decided on a 3m riser system from these peopleRiser Kit - Single Bench 1M Wide | Buy Online from Access IrrigationI'm planning on putting taps between each 1m stretch so that I can turn...
    Gun sold.... for the full asking price :yes:I think Ive decided on a 3m riser system from these peopleRiser Kit - Single Bench 1M Wide | Buy Online from Access IrrigationI'm planning on putting...
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