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  2. ARMANDII
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    TOMATO GROWING THREAD 2020

    totally agree with you about Oh Happy Day. Amazing tomatoes and a huge crop. I’m growing. Crimson crush (my go to tomato for outdoors) Oh Happy Day Cocktail Crush Nagina Plum. All these are...
    totally agree with you about Oh Happy Day. Amazing tomatoes and a huge crop. I’m growing. Crimson crush (my go to tomato for outdoors) Oh Happy Day Cocktail Crush Nagina Plum. All these are blight resistant and I bought them from Pennard plants. I’m also doing ananas noire in the greenhouse. ...
    totally agree with you about Oh Happy Day. Amazing tomatoes and a huge crop. I’m growing. Crimson crush (my go to tomato for outdoors) Oh Happy Day Cocktail Crush Nagina Plum. All these are blight resistant and I bought them from Pennard...
    totally agree with you about Oh Happy Day. Amazing tomatoes and a huge crop. I’m growing. Crimson crush (my go to tomato for outdoors) Oh Happy Day Cocktail Crush Nagina Plum. All these are...
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  3. ARMANDII
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    CHILLIES 2020

    @JWK That and three others are on the kitchen windowsill. I have a few others in the propagator but Sarafi :cat-kittyandsmiley: hasn't been looking after them quite as well. :heehee:We were away for just over two weeks. ...
    @JWK That and three others are on the kitchen windowsill. I have a few others in the propagator but Sarafi :cat-kittyandsmiley: hasn't been looking after them quite as well. :heehee:We were away for just over two weeks. The ones on the windowsill were in shallow trays of water, whcih was all absorbed but obviously did...
    @JWK That and three others are on the kitchen windowsill. I have a few others in the propagator but Sarafi :cat-kittyandsmiley: hasn't been looking after them quite as well. :heehee:We were away for just over two weeks. The ones on the windowsill were in shallow trays...
    @JWK That and three others are on the kitchen windowsill. I have a few others in the propagator but Sarafi :cat-kittyandsmiley: hasn't been looking after them quite as well. :heehee:We were away for just over two weeks. ...
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  4. ARMANDII
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    VEGETABLE GROWING 2020

    New thread here.
    New thread here.
    New thread here.
    New thread here.
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  5. ARMANDII
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    GARDENERS DELIGHT SEED AND GERMINATION AND GROWING 2020

    New thread here.
    New thread here.
    New thread here.
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  6. JWK
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    Giant Onions 2020

    @JWK I usually sow mine on Boxing Day but :doh::doh::doh:discovered that I didn't have any left and obviously I forgot to put "order Kelsae seeds" on my to do list! I ordered them via fax on Saturday and...
    @JWK I usually sow mine on Boxing Day but :doh::doh::doh:discovered that I didn't have any left and obviously I forgot to put "order Kelsae seeds" on my to do list! I ordered them via fax on Saturday and hopefully will have them in a few weeks. I'm still eating the ones from this past summer Yum! Hope yours...
    @JWK I usually sow mine on Boxing Day but :doh::doh::doh:discovered that I didn't have any left and obviously I forgot to put "order Kelsae seeds" on my to do list! I ordered them via fax on Saturday and hopefully will have them in a few weeks. I'm still...
    @JWK I usually sow mine on Boxing Day but :doh::doh::doh:discovered that I didn't have any left and obviously I forgot to put "order Kelsae seeds" on my to do list! I ordered them via fax on Saturday and...
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  7. JWK
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    Tomato Grafting

    It doesn't feel satisfying unless you've got a glut so here's hoping that you're up to your eyeballs with them both.
    It doesn't feel satisfying unless you've got a glut so here's hoping that you're up to your eyeballs with them both.
    It doesn't feel satisfying unless you've got a glut so here's hoping that you're up to your eyeballs with them both.
    It doesn't feel satisfying unless you've got a glut so here's hoping that you're up to your eyeballs with them both.
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  8. shiney
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    How To I.D. Your Apples - and some fruits

    This is a very good site for identifying your apples if you want to.Basic searches can be done without joining up.More complicated searches may require joining.fruitID | Apple...
    This is a very good site for identifying your apples if you want to.Basic searches can be done without joining up.More complicated searches may require joining.fruitID | Apple Identification | Apple Varieties | Apple CultivarsWe went to an Apple Day at our local orchard and got our...
    This is a very good site for identifying your apples if you want to.Basic searches can be done without joining up.More complicated searches may require joining.fruitID | Apple Identification | Apple Varieties | Apple CultivarsWe went to...
    This is a very good site for identifying your apples if you want to.Basic searches can be done without joining up.More complicated searches may require joining.fruitID | Apple...
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  9. Steve R
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    Sowing seeds too early.

    Very useful information Steve :blue thumb:
    Very useful information Steve :blue thumb:
    Very useful information Steve :blue thumb:
    Very useful information Steve :blue thumb:
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  10. Steve R
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    Giant Pumpkin Growing Guide

    Might be best to post this on the 2016 Pumpkin Growing thread @Snowbaby
    Might be best to post this on the 2016 Pumpkin Growing thread @Snowbaby
    Might be best to post this on the 2016 Pumpkin Growing thread @Snowbaby
    Might be best to post this on the 2016 Pumpkin Growing thread @Snowbaby
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  12. ChilliPepper

    Somethings Eating my Beans and Peas!

    OK thanks. The RHS is quite laid-back about them and says strong plants will pull through. They give a list of things to apply but I'll probably just monitor the plants for a week or two.I...
    OK thanks. The RHS is quite laid-back about them and says strong plants will pull through. They give a list of things to apply but I'll probably just monitor the plants for a week or two.I have great hopes for my early Broad Beans. Last year's early planting resulted in an early and...
    OK thanks. The RHS is quite laid-back about them and says strong plants will pull through. They give a list of things to apply but I'll probably just monitor the plants for a week or two.I have great hopes for my early Broad Beans. Last...
    OK thanks. The RHS is quite laid-back about them and says strong plants will pull through. They give a list of things to apply but I'll probably just monitor the plants for a week or two.I...
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  13. Marley Farley

    GARDENERS DELIGHT TOMATO SEED GERMINATION AND GROWING 2019

    Sorry to hear that @Vince - I can easily send you a fresh packet so don't worry.
    Sorry to hear that @Vince - I can easily send you a fresh packet so don't worry.
    Sorry to hear that @Vince - I can easily send you a fresh packet so don't worry.
    Sorry to hear that @Vince - I can easily send you a fresh packet so don't worry.
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  14. Loki
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    Chillies 2019

    That's ok,anytime have a good Sunday. :)
    That's ok,anytime have a good Sunday. :)
    That's ok,anytime have a good Sunday. :)
    That's ok,anytime have a good Sunday. :)
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  15. Steve R

    Busting the myth, Carrots and Parsnips in compost/manure.

    I have myself grown carrots in partly rotted manure, many times before and have stated as such many times here on GC. Still many people will quote that doing so causes "forking", because it is...
    I have myself grown carrots in partly rotted manure, many times before and have stated as such many times here on GC. Still many people will quote that doing so causes "forking", because it is enshrined in folklore and over time it itself becomes "law" and is quoted often in many publications. I...
    I have myself grown carrots in partly rotted manure, many times before and have stated as such many times here on GC. Still many people will quote that doing so causes "forking", because it is enshrined in folklore and over time it itself becomes...
    I have myself grown carrots in partly rotted manure, many times before and have stated as such many times here on GC. Still many people will quote that doing so causes "forking", because it is...
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  16. Fat Controller

    Semi-ornamental edibles...

    Another type of Kale that I found good to grow and looks interesting enough to work as an ornamental is "Red Russian".I also think red currants and blue berry shrubs can look nice.
    Another type of Kale that I found good to grow and looks interesting enough to work as an ornamental is "Red Russian".I also think red currants and blue berry shrubs can look nice.
    Another type of Kale that I found good to grow and looks interesting enough to work as an ornamental is "Red Russian".I also think red currants and blue berry shrubs can look nice.
    Another type of Kale that I found good to grow and looks interesting enough to work as an ornamental is "Red Russian".I also think red currants and blue berry shrubs can look nice.
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  17. Hehfaar

    Edible for shady area

    I have found chives, rhubarb and tarragon have grown OK in shade. Reading about what to grow in shade for food before I found that as a general rule crops that are harvested as leaves or roots can...
    I have found chives, rhubarb and tarragon have grown OK in shade. Reading about what to grow in shade for food before I found that as a general rule crops that are harvested as leaves or roots can do OK as it is more the plants that need a longer growing season and more light to produce fruit...
    I have found chives, rhubarb and tarragon have grown OK in shade. Reading about what to grow in shade for food before I found that as a general rule crops that are harvested as leaves or roots can do OK as it is more the plants that need a longer...
    I have found chives, rhubarb and tarragon have grown OK in shade. Reading about what to grow in shade for food before I found that as a general rule crops that are harvested as leaves or roots can...
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  18. RobB

    Marrows and courgettes

    :yikes: Good heavens @Scrungee , that's a LOT of courgette you have! Or could it just be that you have very small feet..? ;)With a specimen like that I'd be tempted to make a feast and roast it whole, or...
    :yikes: Good heavens @Scrungee , that's a LOT of courgette you have! Or could it just be that you have very small feet..? ;)With a specimen like that I'd be tempted to make a feast and roast it whole, or cut in half lengthwise on open fire.Anyways, most, most impressive! :dbgrtmb:
    :yikes: Good heavens @Scrungee , that's a LOT of courgette you have! Or could it just be that you have very small feet..? ;)With a specimen like that I'd be tempted to make a feast and roast it whole, or cut in half lengthwise on open fire.Anyways,...
    :yikes: Good heavens @Scrungee , that's a LOT of courgette you have! Or could it just be that you have very small feet..? ;)With a specimen like that I'd be tempted to make a feast and roast it whole, or...
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  19. FlourishAnn

    Pea is not sprouting

    Neeps, maybe, if your in Scotland?:biggrin:
    Neeps, maybe, if your in Scotland?:biggrin:
    Neeps, maybe, if your in Scotland?:biggrin:
    Neeps, maybe, if your in Scotland?:biggrin:
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  20. Paul Blackburn

    Question about Tomatoes

    Last season I grew Super Marmalade, Crystal,Ferline & Shirley. Shirley was the best Taste & cropper........Crystal is the one I won't grow again. Hope this helps Paul.
    Last season I grew Super Marmalade, Crystal,Ferline & Shirley. Shirley was the best Taste & cropper........Crystal is the one I won't grow again. Hope this helps Paul.
    Last season I grew Super Marmalade, Crystal,Ferline & Shirley. Shirley was the best Taste & cropper........Crystal is the one I won't grow again. Hope this helps Paul.
    Last season I grew Super Marmalade, Crystal,Ferline & Shirley. Shirley was the best Taste & cropper........Crystal is the one I won't grow again. Hope this helps Paul.
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  21. Paul Blackburn

    Raspberry Query

    Autumn fruiting raspberries fruit on the new growth. Prune after they have fruited - mine are now due for pruning. Leave the new shoots - you will get your fruit on these canes next year.
    Autumn fruiting raspberries fruit on the new growth. Prune after they have fruited - mine are now due for pruning. Leave the new shoots - you will get your fruit on these canes next year.
    Autumn fruiting raspberries fruit on the new growth. Prune after they have fruited - mine are now due for pruning. Leave the new shoots - you will get your fruit on these canes next year.
    Autumn fruiting raspberries fruit on the new growth. Prune after they have fruited - mine are now due for pruning. Leave the new shoots - you will get your fruit on these canes next year.
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  22. Sian in Belgium
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    To make you laugh - this year’s carrot harvest!

    Our tub of carrots grew an unusual specimen.
    Our tub of carrots grew an unusual specimen.
    Our tub of carrots grew an unusual specimen.
    Our tub of carrots grew an unusual specimen.
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  23. ricky101

    Raspberry Varieties...

    Can't help you on the Summer variety's all I can say is they are pruned differently, I didn't fancy growing summer varietys because the increased chance of maggots being in the fruit:eeew:.Maybe you...
    Can't help you on the Summer variety's all I can say is they are pruned differently, I didn't fancy growing summer varietys because the increased chance of maggots being in the fruit:eeew:.Maybe you could double crop your Autumn variety's ? cut half of the stems to the ground and leave the other...
    Can't help you on the Summer variety's all I can say is they are pruned differently, I didn't fancy growing summer varietys because the increased chance of maggots being in the fruit:eeew:.Maybe you could double crop your Autumn variety's ? cut half...
    Can't help you on the Summer variety's all I can say is they are pruned differently, I didn't fancy growing summer varietys because the increased chance of maggots being in the fruit:eeew:.Maybe you...
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  24. Engelbert

    Is this old apple tree beyond saving (I hope not)?

    Hi mike ok think l leave boris cuttings alone lol those secateures are ouch indeed
    Hi mike ok think l leave boris cuttings alone lol those secateures are ouch indeed
    Hi mike ok think l leave boris cuttings alone lol those secateures are ouch indeed
    Hi mike ok think l leave boris cuttings alone lol those secateures are ouch indeed
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  25. Steve R
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    Vegetable Growing 2019

    You certainly get some good results my friend, and everything looks so healthy. Long gone are my veggie growing days. Root veg often would cause a laugh, where mishapes were dug up. The weather...
    You certainly get some good results my friend, and everything looks so healthy. Long gone are my veggie growing days. Root veg often would cause a laugh, where mishapes were dug up. The weather at times played hell with the potato crop. Dry season and most turned out like moth balls. Wet...
    You certainly get some good results my friend, and everything looks so healthy. Long gone are my veggie growing days. Root veg often would cause a laugh, where mishapes were dug up. The weather at times played hell with the potato crop. Dry...
    You certainly get some good results my friend, and everything looks so healthy. Long gone are my veggie growing days. Root veg often would cause a laugh, where mishapes were dug up. The weather...
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  26. TMAK

    Tommys First Vegetable Garden

    Hi everyone, Thanks for all the advice and encouragement, I have to say Im getting excited about it now. Unfortunately I didn't get anything done over the weekend had a bit of a family emergency...
    Hi everyone, Thanks for all the advice and encouragement, I have to say Im getting excited about it now. Unfortunately I didn't get anything done over the weekend had a bit of a family emergency but all is back to normal now. I have decided on an area, for no at least. I am going to take an...
    Hi everyone, Thanks for all the advice and encouragement, I have to say Im getting excited about it now. Unfortunately I didn't get anything done over the weekend had a bit of a family emergency but all is back to normal now. I have decided on...
    Hi everyone, Thanks for all the advice and encouragement, I have to say Im getting excited about it now. Unfortunately I didn't get anything done over the weekend had a bit of a family emergency...
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  27. JWK
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    The Tomato Growing Thread 2019

    Ate my last Glacier tomato yesterday and kept a few seed too. Under the grow lights January.
    Ate my last Glacier tomato yesterday and kept a few seed too. Under the grow lights January.
    Ate my last Glacier tomato yesterday and kept a few seed too. Under the grow lights January.
    Ate my last Glacier tomato yesterday and kept a few seed too. Under the grow lights January.
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  28. charliew50

    Next steps advice for clearing nettles and turning into veg bed

    Yes I agree :)I use wood chips for paths and beds that I won't be disturbing often but prefer straw if I'm always digging about.Straw is also good for veg as it breaks down quickly and adds...
    Yes I agree :)I use wood chips for paths and beds that I won't be disturbing often but prefer straw if I'm always digging about.Straw is also good for veg as it breaks down quickly and adds organic matter back to the soil.If your area is ready and waiting for planting in February you could...
    Yes I agree :)I use wood chips for paths and beds that I won't be disturbing often but prefer straw if I'm always digging about.Straw is also good for veg as it breaks down quickly and adds organic matter back to the soil.If your area is...
    Yes I agree :)I use wood chips for paths and beds that I won't be disturbing often but prefer straw if I'm always digging about.Straw is also good for veg as it breaks down quickly and adds...
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  29. Scudo

    Mushrooms. Identification

    I think, I uploaded more of the good ones from there. if interested I can continue.
    I think, I uploaded more of the good ones from there. if interested I can continue.
    I think, I uploaded more of the good ones from there. if interested I can continue.
    I think, I uploaded more of the good ones from there. if interested I can continue.
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  30. Snorky85

    Ripening peppers using a lamp?

    In many instances, it will depend on just how close the Peppers are to ripening naturally - some just need a nudge so the table by the window would suffice.
    In many instances, it will depend on just how close the Peppers are to ripening naturally - some just need a nudge so the table by the window would suffice.
    In many instances, it will depend on just how close the Peppers are to ripening naturally - some just need a nudge so the table by the window would suffice.
    In many instances, it will depend on just how close the Peppers are to ripening naturally - some just need a nudge so the table by the window would suffice.
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  31. Paul Blackburn

    Pruning Raspberries

    Agree with @noisette47 , though you could let a few of those 12" tall shoot grow on and they will likely give some summer fruit as well as the new autumn fruiting shoots that come up in...
    Agree with @noisette47 , though you could let a few of those 12" tall shoot grow on and they will likely give some summer fruit as well as the new autumn fruiting shoots that come up in spring.Believe there is little difference between summer and autumn types, just that the Bliss can give good...
    Agree with @noisette47 , though you could let a few of those 12" tall shoot grow on and they will likely give some summer fruit as well as the new autumn fruiting shoots that come up in spring.Believe there is little difference between summer...
    Agree with @noisette47 , though you could let a few of those 12" tall shoot grow on and they will likely give some summer fruit as well as the new autumn fruiting shoots that come up in...
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