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  1. Mimi

    Hanging baskets

    Too early? I bought my plants at the end of Febuary.I get them really small and bring them on in my porch(I don't have a greenhouse)I pinch them out as I want to feed them as I want to and end up...
    Too early? I bought my plants at the end of Febuary.I get them really small and bring them on in my porch(I don't have a greenhouse)I pinch them out as I want to feed them as I want to and end up with a plant 3 times the size as I could have bought when it's time to plant out.It's no cheaped and...
    Too early? I bought my plants at the end of Febuary.I get them really small and bring them on in my porch(I don't have a greenhouse)I pinch them out as I want to feed them as I want to and end up with a plant 3 times the size as I could have...
    Too early? I bought my plants at the end of Febuary.I get them really small and bring them on in my porch(I don't have a greenhouse)I pinch them out as I want to feed them as I want to and end up...
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  2. 1happy chick

    well chilled

    yo Lady, you got some good fertiliser going there
    yo Lady, you got some good fertiliser going there
    yo Lady, you got some good fertiliser going there
    yo Lady, you got some good fertiliser going there
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  3. SteveW

    HARDY BUZY LIZZIE

    oh, you are sooooooooo naughty
    oh, you are sooooooooo naughty
    oh, you are sooooooooo naughty
    oh, you are sooooooooo naughty
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  4. neek

    Looking for Bamboo

    Found this fab Bamboo site. No Pandas tho' - all too busy eating chicken http://www.junglegiants.co.uk/
    Found this fab Bamboo site. No Pandas tho' - all too busy eating chicken http://www.junglegiants.co.uk/
    Found this fab Bamboo site. No Pandas tho' - all too busy eating chicken http://www.junglegiants.co.uk/
    Found this fab Bamboo site. No Pandas tho' - all too busy eating chicken http://www.junglegiants.co.uk/
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  5. Elizabeth B

    HOSTA ADVICE SOUGHT

    it is wine and dine time for slugs and snail. Go out each evening and squish any slimeys you can find, put your beer traps well away from your precious plants. The beer attracts slimeys and you...
    it is wine and dine time for slugs and snail. Go out each evening and squish any slimeys you can find, put your beer traps well away from your precious plants. The beer attracts slimeys and you don't want them to be sidetracked into a hosta starter before a deadly hangover. I use cheap stout in...
    it is wine and dine time for slugs and snail. Go out each evening and squish any slimeys you can find, put your beer traps well away from your precious plants. The beer attracts slimeys and you don't want them to be sidetracked into a hosta...
    it is wine and dine time for slugs and snail. Go out each evening and squish any slimeys you can find, put your beer traps well away from your precious plants. The beer attracts slimeys and you...
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    400
  6. Bloomin' Luverly

    Evergreen climbers - Help!!!

    2 Types of L.Acuminata. The one on the right is semi evergreen. Needs sun & free draining soil
    2 Types of L.Acuminata. The one on the right is semi evergreen. Needs sun & free draining soil
    2 Types of L.Acuminata. The one on the right is semi evergreen. Needs sun & free draining soil
    2 Types of L.Acuminata. The one on the right is semi evergreen. Needs sun & free draining soil
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  7. Helly

    Help me plan a border please!!

    Wow! Thanks for all your help. This looks fantastic. Your reply will form the backbone of our shopping list. Helly
    Wow! Thanks for all your help. This looks fantastic. Your reply will form the backbone of our shopping list. Helly
    Wow! Thanks for all your help. This looks fantastic. Your reply will form the backbone of our shopping list. Helly
    Wow! Thanks for all your help. This looks fantastic. Your reply will form the backbone of our shopping list. Helly
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  8. Doofy

    new to gardening

    There�s really NOTHING you can do to improve drainage on heavy soils (except install land drains, or plant everything in raised beds). Instead, plant things that tolerate wet ground. See my...
    There�s really NOTHING you can do to improve drainage on heavy soils (except install land drains, or plant everything in raised beds). Instead, plant things that tolerate wet ground. See my reply to Helly http://www.gardenerscorner.co.uk/cgi-bin/ultimatebb.cgi?ubb=get_topic;f=1;t=000184 ...
    There�s really NOTHING you can do to improve drainage on heavy soils (except install land drains, or plant everything in raised beds). Instead, plant things that tolerate wet ground. See my reply to Helly...
    There�s really NOTHING you can do to improve drainage on heavy soils (except install land drains, or plant everything in raised beds). Instead, plant things that tolerate wet ground. See my...
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  9. JOANNE1971

    ADVICE PLEASE (WET SOIL)

    The questions to ask are not only what trees will do best in wet conditions, but what do you want the trees to do (e.g. shade, to screen unsightly view or provide backgrop) and how close is the...
    The questions to ask are not only what trees will do best in wet conditions, but what do you want the trees to do (e.g. shade, to screen unsightly view or provide backgrop) and how close is the area to buildings, fences, neighbours etc.? How big is the area?Which way does the plot face (i.e....
    The questions to ask are not only what trees will do best in wet conditions, but what do you want the trees to do (e.g. shade, to screen unsightly view or provide backgrop) and how close is the area to buildings, fences, neighbours etc.? How big...
    The questions to ask are not only what trees will do best in wet conditions, but what do you want the trees to do (e.g. shade, to screen unsightly view or provide backgrop) and how close is the...
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  10. Bayleaf

    Uncinia rubra

    Cheers Wine & Choc Will have another go, & be a bit meaner to it :mad: ,it really is fab. Love dark plants.
    Cheers Wine & Choc Will have another go, & be a bit meaner to it :mad: ,it really is fab. Love dark plants.
    Cheers Wine & Choc Will have another go, & be a bit meaner to it :mad: ,it really is fab. Love dark plants.
    Cheers Wine & Choc Will have another go, & be a bit meaner to it :mad: ,it really is fab. Love dark plants.
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  11. Julia2017

    HELP NEEDED

    Thanks Steve and Bayleaf for your ideas. I've done what you both advised and washed them off with soapy water and repotted. Hopefully now I may have saved them.
    Thanks Steve and Bayleaf for your ideas. I've done what you both advised and washed them off with soapy water and repotted. Hopefully now I may have saved them.
    Thanks Steve and Bayleaf for your ideas. I've done what you both advised and washed them off with soapy water and repotted. Hopefully now I may have saved them.
    Thanks Steve and Bayleaf for your ideas. I've done what you both advised and washed them off with soapy water and repotted. Hopefully now I may have saved them.
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  12. 1happy chick

    good old allan!

    oh wicked! another allan fan! have you read ONLY DAD by uncle allan, and ANIMAL INSTINCTS thayre blooming brilliant! trying to get into THE LAST LIGHTHOUSE KEEPER but it wont do it for me!!!
    oh wicked! another allan fan! have you read ONLY DAD by uncle allan, and ANIMAL INSTINCTS thayre blooming brilliant! trying to get into THE LAST LIGHTHOUSE KEEPER but it wont do it for me!!!
    oh wicked! another allan fan! have you read ONLY DAD by uncle allan, and ANIMAL INSTINCTS thayre blooming brilliant! trying to get into THE LAST LIGHTHOUSE KEEPER but it wont do it for me!!!
    oh wicked! another allan fan! have you read ONLY DAD by uncle allan, and ANIMAL INSTINCTS thayre blooming brilliant! trying to get into THE LAST LIGHTHOUSE KEEPER but it wont do it for me!!!
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  13. davie

    Can time really be a great healer?.

    Hurray for rain! The soil here is so dry we need loads. Apparently it's going to be a bad year for subsidence due to the dry weather we've had ( :confused: ) especially if you live where there's clay...
    Hurray for rain! The soil here is so dry we need loads. Apparently it's going to be a bad year for subsidence due to the dry weather we've had ( :confused: ) especially if you live where there's clay soil. Rock gardening might be a good move ;)
    Hurray for rain! The soil here is so dry we need loads. Apparently it's going to be a bad year for subsidence due to the dry weather we've had ( :confused: ) especially if you live where there's clay soil. Rock gardening might be a good move ;)
    Hurray for rain! The soil here is so dry we need loads. Apparently it's going to be a bad year for subsidence due to the dry weather we've had ( :confused: ) especially if you live where there's clay...
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  14. odina

    what to plant under conifers?

    Thanks so much everyone....You have all been a great help. I'm going to check out all of the suggestions that you have gven me...cant wait o see what happens odina
    Thanks so much everyone....You have all been a great help. I'm going to check out all of the suggestions that you have gven me...cant wait o see what happens odina
    Thanks so much everyone....You have all been a great help. I'm going to check out all of the suggestions that you have gven me...cant wait o see what happens odina
    Thanks so much everyone....You have all been a great help. I'm going to check out all of the suggestions that you have gven me...cant wait o see what happens odina
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  15. Brian L

    Heavy prune of a Privet hedge ?

    OK, thanks for that. A bit at a time seems to be the safest bet.Brian
    OK, thanks for that. A bit at a time seems to be the safest bet.Brian
    OK, thanks for that. A bit at a time seems to be the safest bet.Brian
    OK, thanks for that. A bit at a time seems to be the safest bet.Brian
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  16. Mrs cloudy

    Lupins no more

    I dont think drought would affect Lupins. They are I believe only short lived perrenials, at the best of times, but it does sound like some sort of root boring insect as skypilot says. Just a...
    I dont think drought would affect Lupins. They are I believe only short lived perrenials, at the best of times, but it does sound like some sort of root boring insect as skypilot says. Just a thought, you know how slugs bore into potatos in dry years for the dampness, maybe that did happen in...
    I dont think drought would affect Lupins. They are I believe only short lived perrenials, at the best of times, but it does sound like some sort of root boring insect as skypilot says. Just a thought, you know how slugs bore into potatos in...
    I dont think drought would affect Lupins. They are I believe only short lived perrenials, at the best of times, but it does sound like some sort of root boring insect as skypilot says. Just a...
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  17. poppy

    daffodils

    Hi pete yes I did. did not know what else to call it but have got info from you and Bayleaf and I do realy appresiate both your advice. its great to know that there are gardeners like your...
    Hi pete yes I did. did not know what else to call it but have got info from you and Bayleaf and I do realy appresiate both your advice. its great to know that there are gardeners like your selfs who are willing to help poppy
    Hi pete yes I did. did not know what else to call it but have got info from you and Bayleaf and I do realy appresiate both your advice. its great to know that there are gardeners like your selfs who are willing to help poppy
    Hi pete yes I did. did not know what else to call it but have got info from you and Bayleaf and I do realy appresiate both your advice. its great to know that there are gardeners like your...
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    3
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    424
  18. arwyn

    pittosporum tobira

    thanks to steve and nathan for replying to my question,the info recieved came in very usefull thanks again
    thanks to steve and nathan for replying to my question,the info recieved came in very usefull thanks again
    thanks to steve and nathan for replying to my question,the info recieved came in very usefull thanks again
    thanks to steve and nathan for replying to my question,the info recieved came in very usefull thanks again
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    3
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  19. slither

    stone chippings

    Scuse me, been partaking of the Easter spirit;) .Soz, :(just had a look a Travis Perkins & they are in the East Mids too, may try them - Brill price lists, may use them for my college assignments!!
    Scuse me, been partaking of the Easter spirit;) .Soz, :(just had a look a Travis Perkins & they are in the East Mids too, may try them - Brill price lists, may use them for my college assignments!!
    Scuse me, been partaking of the Easter spirit;) .Soz, :(just had a look a Travis Perkins & they are in the East Mids too, may try them - Brill price lists, may use them for my college assignments!!
    Scuse me, been partaking of the Easter spirit;) .Soz, :(just had a look a Travis Perkins & they are in the East Mids too, may try them - Brill price lists, may use them for my college assignments!!
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  20. THW

    Help, my daffodils have gone white!

    What a mystery! All i can think of is that the only variety that has survived out of the original selection is a white one and lacking any competition they have been able to thrive. Doesnt...
    What a mystery! All i can think of is that the only variety that has survived out of the original selection is a white one and lacking any competition they have been able to thrive. Doesnt explain why they havnt flowered for ages. At least you have a lovely display this year. Enjoy.
    What a mystery! All i can think of is that the only variety that has survived out of the original selection is a white one and lacking any competition they have been able to thrive. Doesnt explain why they havnt flowered for ages. At least you...
    What a mystery! All i can think of is that the only variety that has survived out of the original selection is a white one and lacking any competition they have been able to thrive. Doesnt...
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    460

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