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  1. Vince

    Brugs

    Well, I'm taking some time out from Brug growing, I find they take up lots of time, worth it, but I've got lazy.;):biggrin:
    Well, I'm taking some time out from Brug growing, I find they take up lots of time, worth it, but I've got lazy.;):biggrin:
    Well, I'm taking some time out from Brug growing, I find they take up lots of time, worth it, but I've got lazy.;):biggrin:
    Well, I'm taking some time out from Brug growing, I find they take up lots of time, worth it, but I've got lazy.;):biggrin:
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  2. medindexer

    vertical ceanothus - how to train it to climb in tiny garden

    The pot is a little small medindexer......can you plant it in the garden soil there? :) Ceanothus are not really pot plants...they have vigorous spreading roots to support a fast growing...
    The pot is a little small medindexer......can you plant it in the garden soil there? :) Ceanothus are not really pot plants...they have vigorous spreading roots to support a fast growing system.The photo clarifies it now. I had envisioned a plant like Jack Sparrow has in his picture above. ...
    The pot is a little small medindexer......can you plant it in the garden soil there? :) Ceanothus are not really pot plants...they have vigorous spreading roots to support a fast growing system.The photo clarifies it now. I had envisioned a...
    The pot is a little small medindexer......can you plant it in the garden soil there? :) Ceanothus are not really pot plants...they have vigorous spreading roots to support a fast growing...
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  3. Nishant

    Discarding Air Layered Branch

    Hello Friends,This year in June, I had air-layered a branch of Pyracantha in my garden. It has been successful with lots of roots. So far so good.However I had a change of mind and I want to...
    Hello Friends,This year in June, I had air-layered a branch of Pyracantha in my garden. It has been successful with lots of roots. So far so good.However I had a change of mind and I want to give the whole bush a tree shape. The branch that I air-layered is quite central to the shape I am...
    Hello Friends,This year in June, I had air-layered a branch of Pyracantha in my garden. It has been successful with lots of roots. So far so good.However I had a change of mind and I want to give the whole bush a tree shape. The branch that I...
    Hello Friends,This year in June, I had air-layered a branch of Pyracantha in my garden. It has been successful with lots of roots. So far so good.However I had a change of mind and I want to...
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  4. Verdun

    Another threat!!

    As we had a bad year for any honey bee (none) it wouldn't make much differents but we did have lots of bubble bees so i wont be using any anyway, any Hornets that are about don't last long :catapult:
    As we had a bad year for any honey bee (none) it wouldn't make much differents but we did have lots of bubble bees so i wont be using any anyway, any Hornets that are about don't last long :catapult:
    As we had a bad year for any honey bee (none) it wouldn't make much differents but we did have lots of bubble bees so i wont be using any anyway, any Hornets that are about don't last long :catapult:
    As we had a bad year for any honey bee (none) it wouldn't make much differents but we did have lots of bubble bees so i wont be using any anyway, any Hornets that are about don't last long :catapult:
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  5. Amy Willshire

    Burried Rubbish and rubble

    You could always use this one @Amy Willshire ....:yikes: but it can only go in your post when typing it:biggrin:
    You could always use this one @Amy Willshire ....:yikes: but it can only go in your post when typing it:biggrin:
    You could always use this one @Amy Willshire ....:yikes: but it can only go in your post when typing it:biggrin:
    You could always use this one @Amy Willshire ....:yikes: but it can only go in your post when typing it:biggrin:
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  6. Verdun

    Growing colocasia Black Coral

    Fantastic plants @JWK:dbgrtmb: Not something I've really mastered. Tried Taro which did ok for one year only.
    Fantastic plants @JWK:dbgrtmb: Not something I've really mastered. Tried Taro which did ok for one year only.
    Fantastic plants @JWK:dbgrtmb: Not something I've really mastered. Tried Taro which did ok for one year only.
    Fantastic plants @JWK:dbgrtmb: Not something I've really mastered. Tried Taro which did ok for one year only.
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  7. Verdun

    Love your garden

    WeeTam, I think I agree. Gardening shows are a bit like cooking shows, entertaining to watch but how often do you actually go on and make the recipe?I tend to search for specific instructional...
    WeeTam, I think I agree. Gardening shows are a bit like cooking shows, entertaining to watch but how often do you actually go on and make the recipe?I tend to search for specific instructional videos on YouTube if I am wanting to learn something particular. TV presenters need to be...
    WeeTam, I think I agree. Gardening shows are a bit like cooking shows, entertaining to watch but how often do you actually go on and make the recipe?I tend to search for specific instructional videos on YouTube if I am wanting to learn...
    WeeTam, I think I agree. Gardening shows are a bit like cooking shows, entertaining to watch but how often do you actually go on and make the recipe?I tend to search for specific instructional...
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  8. Verdun
    Friendly x 3

    Oh bother!!!!

    You need the bad things to happern to apperiate the good things,I always learn by my mistakes :mute:;):doh:
    You need the bad things to happern to apperiate the good things,I always learn by my mistakes :mute:;):doh:
    You need the bad things to happern to apperiate the good things,I always learn by my mistakes :mute:;):doh:
    You need the bad things to happern to apperiate the good things,I always learn by my mistakes :mute:;):doh:
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  9. Verdun

    Dont forget nematodes for leatherjackets

    We are at leatherjacket nematode time now folks. I have applied mine already....down here mid August is the right time Order your nematodes asap :)
    We are at leatherjacket nematode time now folks. I have applied mine already....down here mid August is the right time Order your nematodes asap :)
    We are at leatherjacket nematode time now folks. I have applied mine already....down here mid August is the right time Order your nematodes asap :)
    We are at leatherjacket nematode time now folks. I have applied mine already....down here mid August is the right time Order your nematodes asap :)
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  10. Stve1973

    Planter beds

    Can you post a picture Stve1973? Concerning the hydrangea cutting, dont put that in the raised beds. Instead put it in small pot to grow on :) Welcome to the forum :)
    Can you post a picture Stve1973? Concerning the hydrangea cutting, dont put that in the raised beds. Instead put it in small pot to grow on :) Welcome to the forum :)
    Can you post a picture Stve1973? Concerning the hydrangea cutting, dont put that in the raised beds. Instead put it in small pot to grow on :) Welcome to the forum :)
    Can you post a picture Stve1973? Concerning the hydrangea cutting, dont put that in the raised beds. Instead put it in small pot to grow on :) Welcome to the forum :)
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  11. Mervyn Wilmington

    Everflow hosepipe?

    I gave the Everflow the first proper test this morning. Dragging 40 metres of heavier than usual hose takes a bit more effort. However, it had three very sharp kinks and a couple of fairly...
    I gave the Everflow the first proper test this morning. Dragging 40 metres of heavier than usual hose takes a bit more effort. However, it had three very sharp kinks and a couple of fairly tight bends. The flow was slightly down but still more than good enough. It was wonderful not to...
    I gave the Everflow the first proper test this morning. Dragging 40 metres of heavier than usual hose takes a bit more effort. However, it had three very sharp kinks and a couple of fairly tight bends. The flow was slightly down but...
    I gave the Everflow the first proper test this morning. Dragging 40 metres of heavier than usual hose takes a bit more effort. However, it had three very sharp kinks and a couple of fairly...
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  12. Darrin

    Plant id

    Hi Darrin...this pic looks like yours and the pic's a common Ragweed :)
    Hi Darrin...this pic looks like yours and the pic's a common Ragweed :)
    Hi Darrin...this pic looks like yours and the pic's a common Ragweed :)
    Hi Darrin...this pic looks like yours and the pic's a common Ragweed :)
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  13. eddybaby

    Clematis & Epsom Salts

    Clematis often do look brown and tatty on their older foliage at this time of year esp after flowering eddybaby :)
    Clematis often do look brown and tatty on their older foliage at this time of year esp after flowering eddybaby :)
    Clematis often do look brown and tatty on their older foliage at this time of year esp after flowering eddybaby :)
    Clematis often do look brown and tatty on their older foliage at this time of year esp after flowering eddybaby :)
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  14. GardeningNewbie

    Please help identify fruit tree(s)

    Welcome. Probably a plum tree but could be a greengage.
    Welcome. Probably a plum tree but could be a greengage.
    Welcome. Probably a plum tree but could be a greengage.
    Welcome. Probably a plum tree but could be a greengage.
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  15. Mervyn Wilmington

    Cleaning/painting plastic garden furniture

    just so happen to have them in my download file. the only way to upload a pic on this forum.
    just so happen to have them in my download file. the only way to upload a pic on this forum.
    just so happen to have them in my download file. the only way to upload a pic on this forum.
    just so happen to have them in my download file. the only way to upload a pic on this forum.
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  16. Ceb

    Any ideasfor this area of the garden

    My first thought for your shaded area would be a peaceful place to sit - perfect for hot days like we have at the moment. A seat with an arbour over would be good. The next thing is perfume...
    My first thought for your shaded area would be a peaceful place to sit - perfect for hot days like we have at the moment. A seat with an arbour over would be good. The next thing is perfume which is a must for when you`re just sitting.... a nice old fashioned honeysuckle ''Halliana'' is good...
    My first thought for your shaded area would be a peaceful place to sit - perfect for hot days like we have at the moment. A seat with an arbour over would be good. The next thing is perfume which is a must for when you`re just sitting.... a...
    My first thought for your shaded area would be a peaceful place to sit - perfect for hot days like we have at the moment. A seat with an arbour over would be good. The next thing is perfume...
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  17. Verdun

    Gotcha!

    Yes you can .... snails are easier to send - by air mail :biggrin:
    Yes you can .... snails are easier to send - by air mail :biggrin:
    Yes you can .... snails are easier to send - by air mail :biggrin:
    Yes you can .... snails are easier to send - by air mail :biggrin:
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  18. barrowvian

    Garden privacy help / ideas

    Just remembered an interesting thing that happened to me, about window watching. Years ago, like 35 years ago, I was renting this beautiful stone house in a town near me. The building next to...
    Just remembered an interesting thing that happened to me, about window watching. Years ago, like 35 years ago, I was renting this beautiful stone house in a town near me. The building next to me was a doctors and lawyers offices. Doctors downstairs and lawyers upstairs. One night, it was...
    Just remembered an interesting thing that happened to me, about window watching. Years ago, like 35 years ago, I was renting this beautiful stone house in a town near me. The building next to me was a doctors and lawyers offices. Doctors...
    Just remembered an interesting thing that happened to me, about window watching. Years ago, like 35 years ago, I was renting this beautiful stone house in a town near me. The building next to...
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  19. Aldo

    Water used to soak woodchips - Would it make for a good "tea" for watering plants?

    I am soaking a few hundred litres of woodchips in large containers, in order to inoculate them with mushroom spawn. Given I have no direct water line to my detached garden, watering my plants...
    I am soaking a few hundred litres of woodchips in large containers, in order to inoculate them with mushroom spawn. Given I have no direct water line to my detached garden, watering my plants daily is a pretty labour intensive thing, so every little extra water helps.I was wondering if using...
    I am soaking a few hundred litres of woodchips in large containers, in order to inoculate them with mushroom spawn. Given I have no direct water line to my detached garden, watering my plants daily is a pretty labour intensive thing, so every...
    I am soaking a few hundred litres of woodchips in large containers, in order to inoculate them with mushroom spawn. Given I have no direct water line to my detached garden, watering my plants...
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  20. Cbrook85

    Does anybody know whats going to happen?

    Thanks guys that was helpfull :blue thumb: whats the best time to plant after harvesting?
    Thanks guys that was helpfull :blue thumb: whats the best time to plant after harvesting?
    Thanks guys that was helpfull :blue thumb: whats the best time to plant after harvesting?
    Thanks guys that was helpfull :blue thumb: whats the best time to plant after harvesting?
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