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  1. Spacemunkey

    Vine weevil larvae !!!!!!

    Maybe worth a go.Where do thengrubs mainly live? I've had them in my containers but I've never seen them in the ground. They love eTing my hedge leafs but dam it looks bad.Worse each year
    Maybe worth a go.Where do thengrubs mainly live? I've had them in my containers but I've never seen them in the ground. They love eTing my hedge leafs but dam it looks bad.Worse each year
    Maybe worth a go.Where do thengrubs mainly live? I've had them in my containers but I've never seen them in the ground. They love eTing my hedge leafs but dam it looks bad.Worse each year
    Maybe worth a go.Where do thengrubs mainly live? I've had them in my containers but I've never seen them in the ground. They love eTing my hedge leafs but dam it looks bad.Worse each year
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  2. TMAK

    heating system need help choosing

    I don't have any experience of it, but I have seen video of a smaller 'tunnel' contructed within a large one, and that had some heating used in it.
    I don't have any experience of it, but I have seen video of a smaller 'tunnel' contructed within a large one, and that had some heating used in it.
    I don't have any experience of it, but I have seen video of a smaller 'tunnel' contructed within a large one, and that had some heating used in it.
    I don't have any experience of it, but I have seen video of a smaller 'tunnel' contructed within a large one, and that had some heating used in it.
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  3. ricky101

    Air circulation with a fan ?

    The vent looks like it's low because the bottom is disconnected. I do that in the winter - see the snow?:heehee: - because I try to keep as much daytime heat in to assist the heater. You can see by how...
    The vent looks like it's low because the bottom is disconnected. I do that in the winter - see the snow?:heehee: - because I try to keep as much daytime heat in to assist the heater. You can see by how much the vent opener is expanded, how warm it is in there :biggrin:
    The vent looks like it's low because the bottom is disconnected. I do that in the winter - see the snow?:heehee: - because I try to keep as much daytime heat in to assist the heater. You can see by how much the vent opener is expanded, how warm it is in...
    The vent looks like it's low because the bottom is disconnected. I do that in the winter - see the snow?:heehee: - because I try to keep as much daytime heat in to assist the heater. You can see by how...
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  4. Spruce

    Greenhouse parrafin heater ????

    hi.i had 3 parasene big red heaters in my greenhouses years ago all rubbish I was using 4lts a night no good got my old Aladdin 201 202 and 203 heaters all my 3 greenhouses are full of bedding...
    hi.i had 3 parasene big red heaters in my greenhouses years ago all rubbish I was using 4lts a night no good got my old Aladdin 201 202 and 203 heaters all my 3 greenhouses are full of bedding plants.
    hi.i had 3 parasene big red heaters in my greenhouses years ago all rubbish I was using 4lts a night no good got my old Aladdin 201 202 and 203 heaters all my 3 greenhouses are full of bedding plants.
    hi.i had 3 parasene big red heaters in my greenhouses years ago all rubbish I was using 4lts a night no good got my old Aladdin 201 202 and 203 heaters all my 3 greenhouses are full of bedding...
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  5. Jack Bowden

    Help needed: refurbishing old greenhouse

    Looks nice and clean now !Cannot make it out, but does it have a ventilator in the roof ? really essential imho. You can buy retrofit ones, ideally with an automatic opener; you can always use...
    Looks nice and clean now !Cannot make it out, but does it have a ventilator in the roof ? really essential imho. You can buy retrofit ones, ideally with an automatic opener; you can always use /transfer it to another ghouse if you upgrade.Thought its only a 6x4 ft you can still gow a lot in...
    Looks nice and clean now !Cannot make it out, but does it have a ventilator in the roof ? really essential imho. You can buy retrofit ones, ideally with an automatic opener; you can always use /transfer it to another ghouse if you...
    Looks nice and clean now !Cannot make it out, but does it have a ventilator in the roof ? really essential imho. You can buy retrofit ones, ideally with an automatic opener; you can always use...
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  6. machineage

    Greenhouse Staging Assembly - Help!

    Thanks for the replies! After some head scratching I figured out one way to do it... I used long bolts and nuts as spacers which gave sufficient clearance for the side bolts on each set of...
    Thanks for the replies! After some head scratching I figured out one way to do it... I used long bolts and nuts as spacers which gave sufficient clearance for the side bolts on each set of staging. I bolted through two sets of staging at the point where the diagonal side braces attach the legs,...
    Thanks for the replies! After some head scratching I figured out one way to do it... I used long bolts and nuts as spacers which gave sufficient clearance for the side bolts on each set of staging. I bolted through two sets of staging at the...
    Thanks for the replies! After some head scratching I figured out one way to do it... I used long bolts and nuts as spacers which gave sufficient clearance for the side bolts on each set of...
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  7. Spacemunkey
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  8. Spacemunkey

    How hot does a greenhouse get???

    It didn't look anything like that picture today the fog really came down. I was surprised by how many people were ascending today there were literally hundreds!!!! I'm quite lucky I only live...
    It didn't look anything like that picture today the fog really came down. I was surprised by how many people were ascending today there were literally hundreds!!!! I'm quite lucky I only live about 30 minutes drive away
    It didn't look anything like that picture today the fog really came down. I was surprised by how many people were ascending today there were literally hundreds!!!! I'm quite lucky I only live about 30 minutes drive away
    It didn't look anything like that picture today the fog really came down. I was surprised by how many people were ascending today there were literally hundreds!!!! I'm quite lucky I only live...
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  9. rustyroots

    Greenhouse soil.

    Humus recipe - Greek and Corfiot Dishes by Taverna Agni Corfu Hummus, Hummos, Homos"Humus A popular creamy dip made from chick-peas."Rustyroots has been letting the hens get in there!P.S....
    Humus recipe - Greek and Corfiot Dishes by Taverna Agni Corfu Hummus, Hummos, Homos"Humus A popular creamy dip made from chick-peas."Rustyroots has been letting the hens get in there!P.S. JWK has used the correct spelling, but it amuses me whenever I see the incorrect spelling such as...
    Humus recipe - Greek and Corfiot Dishes by Taverna Agni Corfu Hummus, Hummos, Homos"Humus A popular creamy dip made from chick-peas."Rustyroots has been letting the hens get in there!P.S. JWK has used the correct spelling, but it amuses me...
    Humus recipe - Greek and Corfiot Dishes by Taverna Agni Corfu Hummus, Hummos, Homos"Humus A popular creamy dip made from chick-peas."Rustyroots has been letting the hens get in there!P.S....
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  10. NigelJ
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    New Greenhouse

    Rhino greenhouse will hopefully arrive end of March. So am now preparing site, well more like shuffling the garden around to fit it in. This weekend finished putting up frame for fruit cage...
    Rhino greenhouse will hopefully arrive end of March. So am now preparing site, well more like shuffling the garden around to fit it in. This weekend finished putting up frame for fruit cage complicated by the fact that in places there is only 6 inches of soil above rock so 14 inch deep holes can...
    Rhino greenhouse will hopefully arrive end of March. So am now preparing site, well more like shuffling the garden around to fit it in. This weekend finished putting up frame for fruit cage complicated by the fact that in places there is only 6...
    Rhino greenhouse will hopefully arrive end of March. So am now preparing site, well more like shuffling the garden around to fit it in. This weekend finished putting up frame for fruit cage...
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  11. MostlyVegsSouthCotswolds
    Like x 3

    Greenhouse Automatic Watering

    @RobinS good going! :pathd:
    @RobinS good going! :pathd:
    @RobinS good going! :pathd:
    @RobinS good going! :pathd:
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  12. stumorphmac
    Friendly x 5

    Wind damage

    Yes that's them, I'll follow your advice and leave them alone. Thank you Armandii
    Yes that's them, I'll follow your advice and leave them alone. Thank you Armandii
    Yes that's them, I'll follow your advice and leave them alone. Thank you Armandii
    Yes that's them, I'll follow your advice and leave them alone. Thank you Armandii
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  13. Spacemunkey
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  14. Spacemunkey

    Louvre Vent. Where to place it???

    Certainly would go high on leeward side for gentler airflow. Heat can be problem, but best regulate that with shade net (or anything) but biggest evil can be mildews, moulds & fungii, for which...
    Certainly would go high on leeward side for gentler airflow. Heat can be problem, but best regulate that with shade net (or anything) but biggest evil can be mildews, moulds & fungii, for which the vent can help, but dont be afraid to whip out several panes of glass.
    Certainly would go high on leeward side for gentler airflow. Heat can be problem, but best regulate that with shade net (or anything) but biggest evil can be mildews, moulds & fungii, for which the vent can help, but dont be afraid to whip out...
    Certainly would go high on leeward side for gentler airflow. Heat can be problem, but best regulate that with shade net (or anything) but biggest evil can be mildews, moulds & fungii, for which...
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  15. Sargan

    Tomato alternate growing systems

    Did you track down a good on-line source?
    Did you track down a good on-line source?
    Did you track down a good on-line source?
    Did you track down a good on-line source?
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  16. stumorphmac

    shade cloth

    Thanks for your replys adn jane always interested in recycling
    Thanks for your replys adn jane always interested in recycling
    Thanks for your replys adn jane always interested in recycling
    Thanks for your replys adn jane always interested in recycling
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  17. Tomhip

    bubblewrap

    Blimey Zigs that's a new one to me! So much more to consider now. Alex I take your advice on the compost. Thank you both I'm still learning even at my age. Tom
    Blimey Zigs that's a new one to me! So much more to consider now. Alex I take your advice on the compost. Thank you both I'm still learning even at my age. Tom
    Blimey Zigs that's a new one to me! So much more to consider now. Alex I take your advice on the compost. Thank you both I'm still learning even at my age. Tom
    Blimey Zigs that's a new one to me! So much more to consider now. Alex I take your advice on the compost. Thank you both I'm still learning even at my age. Tom
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  18. Tomhip

    Peas

    John I grew peas in the greenhouse last year and realised that my limited success was probably Down to the temperature among other things although I thought that I had provided adequate...
    John I grew peas in the greenhouse last year and realised that my limited success was probably Down to the temperature among other things although I thought that I had provided adequate ventilation! my intention is an early start and then move them outside but I am thankful for your advice pal...
    John I grew peas in the greenhouse last year and realised that my limited success was probably Down to the temperature among other things although I thought that I had provided adequate ventilation! my intention is an early start and then move...
    John I grew peas in the greenhouse last year and realised that my limited success was probably Down to the temperature among other things although I thought that I had provided adequate...
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  19. peter121

    re cucumber.

    I usually sow in early to mid April, but bring them on in big pots in our heated porch before I plant out in a polytunnel in mid May. Cucs as far as I remember, don't like temperatures below 10C...
    I usually sow in early to mid April, but bring them on in big pots in our heated porch before I plant out in a polytunnel in mid May. Cucs as far as I remember, don't like temperatures below 10C as it sets them back.
    I usually sow in early to mid April, but bring them on in big pots in our heated porch before I plant out in a polytunnel in mid May. Cucs as far as I remember, don't like temperatures below 10C as it sets them back.
    I usually sow in early to mid April, but bring them on in big pots in our heated porch before I plant out in a polytunnel in mid May. Cucs as far as I remember, don't like temperatures below 10C...
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  20. Vince
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