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  1. Verdun
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    Brrrrr

    It's a sign of the times with boilers. They don't make them to last. We moved into this house in 1972. It had a Glow Worm Majorca back boiler, with a gas fire on the front, this we never used. It...
    It's a sign of the times with boilers. They don't make them to last. We moved into this house in 1972. It had a Glow Worm Majorca back boiler, with a gas fire on the front, this we never used. It must have been quite a few years old then. It worked perfectly well for years, the only parts it...
    It's a sign of the times with boilers. They don't make them to last. We moved into this house in 1972. It had a Glow Worm Majorca back boiler, with a gas fire on the front, this we never used. It must have been quite a few years old then. It...
    It's a sign of the times with boilers. They don't make them to last. We moved into this house in 1972. It had a Glow Worm Majorca back boiler, with a gas fire on the front, this we never used. It...
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  2. Clydesdalestu
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    Softening 'concrete' flagstones in a victorian coutryard garden

    You could introduce a irragation system, its cheaper to make your own but theirs various ready made systems that wont break the bank. Hozelock Automatic Watering Kit 25 Pot - 28040000 |...
    You could introduce a irragation system, its cheaper to make your own but theirs various ready made systems that wont break the bank. Hozelock Automatic Watering Kit 25 Pot - 28040000 | eBay Garden Irrigation Systems | Easy Garden Irrigation
    You could introduce a irragation system, its cheaper to make your own but theirs various ready made systems that wont break the bank. Hozelock Automatic Watering Kit 25 Pot - 28040000 | eBay Garden Irrigation Systems | Easy Garden Irrigation
    You could introduce a irragation system, its cheaper to make your own but theirs various ready made systems that wont break the bank. Hozelock Automatic Watering Kit 25 Pot - 28040000 |...
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  3. Carllennon

    Any good UK based gardening youtube channels?

    Thanks M, but the search shows up 100's most of which dont update very regularly so just old videos from different times of year.
    Thanks M, but the search shows up 100's most of which dont update very regularly so just old videos from different times of year.
    Thanks M, but the search shows up 100's most of which dont update very regularly so just old videos from different times of year.
    Thanks M, but the search shows up 100's most of which dont update very regularly so just old videos from different times of year.
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  4. Candy Kingsman

    grasses for sun bed

    Hello and :sign0016: to GC forum @Candy KingsmanHow exciting planning your new border and discovering new plants.Oooo decisions, decisions ;) Hope these are helpful to you, I personally think the ones below...
    Hello and :sign0016: to GC forum @Candy KingsmanHow exciting planning your new border and discovering new plants.Oooo decisions, decisions ;) Hope these are helpful to you, I personally think the ones below are striking, give year-round structure and are very tactile to the touch too :) There are such...
    Hello and :sign0016: to GC forum @Candy KingsmanHow exciting planning your new border and discovering new plants.Oooo decisions, decisions ;) Hope these are helpful to you, I personally think the ones below are striking, give year-round structure and are...
    Hello and :sign0016: to GC forum @Candy KingsmanHow exciting planning your new border and discovering new plants.Oooo decisions, decisions ;) Hope these are helpful to you, I personally think the ones below...
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  5. chris_elevate

    Size of flower bed for runners

    You probably know this but don't pile soil too high near the wall as it will affect your DPC.
    You probably know this but don't pile soil too high near the wall as it will affect your DPC.
    You probably know this but don't pile soil too high near the wall as it will affect your DPC.
    You probably know this but don't pile soil too high near the wall as it will affect your DPC.
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  6. HarryS

    Garden Fleece - How the heck..?

    There probably is as RR and Bentley are a large part of what we do. There is also a fair bit of Merc stuff as I specialize in classic Mercs. The ice blocks have almost melted now which is more...
    There probably is as RR and Bentley are a large part of what we do. There is also a fair bit of Merc stuff as I specialize in classic Mercs. The ice blocks have almost melted now which is more than can be said about the pavements.
    There probably is as RR and Bentley are a large part of what we do. There is also a fair bit of Merc stuff as I specialize in classic Mercs. The ice blocks have almost melted now which is more than can be said about the pavements.
    There probably is as RR and Bentley are a large part of what we do. There is also a fair bit of Merc stuff as I specialize in classic Mercs. The ice blocks have almost melted now which is more...
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  7. Jimb0b

    Are these worth selling?

    Might be worth watching this sale first.The Marshall Cavendish Encyclopedia of Gardening with index and Monthly guides | eBaysee how it does.If selling is a no go, consider donating to a...
    Might be worth watching this sale first.The Marshall Cavendish Encyclopedia of Gardening with index and Monthly guides | eBaysee how it does.If selling is a no go, consider donating to a local school that has a garden or to a local allotment site where they can use it in their tea cabin...
    Might be worth watching this sale first.The Marshall Cavendish Encyclopedia of Gardening with index and Monthly guides | eBaysee how it does.If selling is a no go, consider donating to a local school that has a garden or to a local...
    Might be worth watching this sale first.The Marshall Cavendish Encyclopedia of Gardening with index and Monthly guides | eBaysee how it does.If selling is a no go, consider donating to a...
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  8. BeeHappy

    Gardeners Question Time Radio Program

    Glass. Glass, glass, glass and glass. Glass.... oh, and did I mention glass? Every single trowel of soil in the garden which I have ever dug up has a piece of clear glass in it. I could have built...
    Glass. Glass, glass, glass and glass. Glass.... oh, and did I mention glass? Every single trowel of soil in the garden which I have ever dug up has a piece of clear glass in it. I could have built a greenhouse and a conservatory with the quantities which have been uncovered over the years.I...
    Glass. Glass, glass, glass and glass. Glass.... oh, and did I mention glass? Every single trowel of soil in the garden which I have ever dug up has a piece of clear glass in it. I could have built a greenhouse and a conservatory with the...
    Glass. Glass, glass, glass and glass. Glass.... oh, and did I mention glass? Every single trowel of soil in the garden which I have ever dug up has a piece of clear glass in it. I could have built...
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  9. Verdun
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  10. Verdun

    Fair or not?

    If bites cause problems, then dont cover it with bark chippings.Everyone knows that some peoples bark chippings are worse than their frost bite! :snorky:
    If bites cause problems, then dont cover it with bark chippings.Everyone knows that some peoples bark chippings are worse than their frost bite! :snorky:
    If bites cause problems, then dont cover it with bark chippings.Everyone knows that some peoples bark chippings are worse than their frost bite! :snorky:
    If bites cause problems, then dont cover it with bark chippings.Everyone knows that some peoples bark chippings are worse than their frost bite! :snorky:
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  11. BeeHappy

    THE GC GARDENING BOOK CLUB

    @Redwing :thankyou: for joining the GCBC and posting the above book's As you say the RSPB book sounds PERfick for me - some great reviews particularly like this one Review Adrian Thomas's highly attractive...
    @Redwing :thankyou: for joining the GCBC and posting the above book's As you say the RSPB book sounds PERfick for me - some great reviews particularly like this one Review Adrian Thomas's highly attractive book will inspire all those who pick it up to turn their gardens into wildlife sanctuaries....
    @Redwing :thankyou: for joining the GCBC and posting the above book's As you say the RSPB book sounds PERfick for me - some great reviews particularly like this one Review Adrian Thomas's highly attractive book will inspire all those who pick it up to...
    @Redwing :thankyou: for joining the GCBC and posting the above book's As you say the RSPB book sounds PERfick for me - some great reviews particularly like this one Review Adrian Thomas's highly attractive...
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  12. BeeHappy

    A Year In An English Garden

    @Clare G I know i wasn't meant to watch it im saving lots on catch up ...so i can enjoy them tru the winter time ....I do wish there were more gardening programs on at the end of the year..:dunno: to be...
    @Clare G I know i wasn't meant to watch it im saving lots on catch up ...so i can enjoy them tru the winter time ....I do wish there were more gardening programs on at the end of the year..:dunno: to be fair - when are we in to watch the telly when the suns shining :SUNsmile: Like us all, i grab every...
    @Clare G I know i wasn't meant to watch it im saving lots on catch up ...so i can enjoy them tru the winter time ....I do wish there were more gardening programs on at the end of the year..:dunno: to be fair - when are we in to watch the telly when the...
    @Clare G I know i wasn't meant to watch it im saving lots on catch up ...so i can enjoy them tru the winter time ....I do wish there were more gardening programs on at the end of the year..:dunno: to be...
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  13. miraflores

    gardeners' question time - the potting shed.

    @miraflores :goodpost: Kind of you to share the link will enjoy that :thankyou:
    @miraflores :goodpost: Kind of you to share the link will enjoy that :thankyou:
    @miraflores :goodpost: Kind of you to share the link will enjoy that :thankyou:
    @miraflores :goodpost: Kind of you to share the link will enjoy that :thankyou:
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  14. Verdun

    Oh eck Brian

    The old Service saying still applies........baffles brains, Verdun:dunno::whistle::heehee:
    The old Service saying still applies........baffles brains, Verdun:dunno::whistle::heehee:
    The old Service saying still applies........baffles brains, Verdun:dunno::whistle::heehee:
    The old Service saying still applies........baffles brains, Verdun:dunno::whistle::heehee:
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  15. Verdun

    Sticking to the subject matter?

    Ooooh, you are sooooooooooo close!!!!! (In a round-a-bout sort of way)Suffice to say: SD is male; DD is female.But, it is not my line to call ... I shall let @Sandy Ground have the punch...
    Ooooh, you are sooooooooooo close!!!!! (In a round-a-bout sort of way)Suffice to say: SD is male; DD is female.But, it is not my line to call ... I shall let @Sandy Ground have the punch line to this :snorky:
    Ooooh, you are sooooooooooo close!!!!! (In a round-a-bout sort of way)Suffice to say: SD is male; DD is female.But, it is not my line to call ... I shall let @Sandy Ground have the punch line to this :snorky:
    Ooooh, you are sooooooooooo close!!!!! (In a round-a-bout sort of way)Suffice to say: SD is male; DD is female.But, it is not my line to call ... I shall let @Sandy Ground have the punch...
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  16. Verdun
    Like x 3

    Heatwave

    Very calm day......bright, warm and sun is making an effort :)No damage damage done, surprisingly, in the garden from yesterday's stormGot more JI and horticultural grit to pot up new daphnes...
    Very calm day......bright, warm and sun is making an effort :)No damage damage done, surprisingly, in the garden from yesterday's stormGot more JI and horticultural grit to pot up new daphnes later. Rooted cuttings of daphne odora given me by a neighbour earlier in the year have made amazing...
    Very calm day......bright, warm and sun is making an effort :)No damage damage done, surprisingly, in the garden from yesterday's stormGot more JI and horticultural grit to pot up new daphnes later. Rooted cuttings of daphne odora given me by a...
    Very calm day......bright, warm and sun is making an effort :)No damage damage done, surprisingly, in the garden from yesterday's stormGot more JI and horticultural grit to pot up new daphnes...
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  17. Chris M

    My first post...and I need an I.D please

    Agreed, besides dammeri is a low growing variety so I have got that wrong. One factor though, Chris said...I think...he has never seen flowers on his plant. Escallonias nearly always produce some...
    Agreed, besides dammeri is a low growing variety so I have got that wrong. One factor though, Chris said...I think...he has never seen flowers on his plant. Escallonias nearly always produce some flowers :)
    Agreed, besides dammeri is a low growing variety so I have got that wrong. One factor though, Chris said...I think...he has never seen flowers on his plant. Escallonias nearly always produce some flowers :)
    Agreed, besides dammeri is a low growing variety so I have got that wrong. One factor though, Chris said...I think...he has never seen flowers on his plant. Escallonias nearly always produce some...
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  18. Verdun

    Why is Cornwall best?

    Love that Sandy.....made me chuckle :)
    Love that Sandy.....made me chuckle :)
    Love that Sandy.....made me chuckle :)
    Love that Sandy.....made me chuckle :)
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  19. Snorky85

    Moving plants now

    Makes sense Snorky:) Yes more space would be good
    Makes sense Snorky:) Yes more space would be good
    Makes sense Snorky:) Yes more space would be good
    Makes sense Snorky:) Yes more space would be good
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  20. MostlyVegsSouthCotswolds

    What Is it Please...

    Sow your seeds they are very easy to propogate and lovely plants, they germinate really easily..:thumbsup:
    Sow your seeds they are very easy to propogate and lovely plants, they germinate really easily..:thumbsup:
    Sow your seeds they are very easy to propogate and lovely plants, they germinate really easily..:thumbsup:
    Sow your seeds they are very easy to propogate and lovely plants, they germinate really easily..:thumbsup:
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