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- Sat Jul 04, 2020 10:22 pm
- Forum: Wildlife, Flowers and all other things that grow
- Topic: Mysterious bulb plant
- Replies: 7
- Views: 107
The stacking effect of the bulbs is odd to me, i know they aren't dahlias as their bulbs are long. The blades are coming from the bulbs in the picture, they're not bits of grass. The clump of bulbs is about 16cm wide.
This is a cherry tree in a little raised bed made with some bricks. I've added some fresh compost and used a few bricks around the tree trunk to protect it from the added layer. Is it necessary? If I remove the protective ring of bricks and add a couple or few inches of compost, will the trunk rot o...
- Fri Jun 26, 2020 6:48 pm
- Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
- Topic: Bamboo advice please!
- Replies: 14
- Views: 2466
I'm trying to get rid of a clump. I cut it down but now the bits of cane that are left are rock solid. Can I water with something like salt water and have it die or will I have to dig it out?
- Fri Jun 19, 2020 8:22 pm
- Forum: 101 Uses For
- Topic: For saving money around the house!
- Replies: 38
- Views: 19099
Microfibre fleece blanket used as a sheet keeps the bed warm if you don't like to use the heating. Plastic sheeting over the windows if you don't have double-glazing. Cut open a tube to extract the most of the product. Invest in a hand-held bidet if you're not metered to save on loo roll - or use cu...
- Fri Jun 19, 2020 7:43 pm
- Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
- Topic: Change of Lifestyle
- Replies: 12
- Views: 1123
No I haven't. I thought if any of you did, it might give me some good ideas in case I decided to grow things especially, without wasting time and effort. I am creating a little stash of essentials, teabags, milk powder, bottled water, and other items, for if it starts up again as they suggest it mig...
My apples are either James Grieve or Elstar. I've looked at pictures on the internet and they look similar. What is the best way to distinguish between them? It would be nice to know this year what they are.
- Thu Jun 11, 2020 6:46 pm
- Forum: Fruit and Nuts
- Topic: Apples, pears and blackcurrants
- Replies: 5
- Views: 397
And these are the normal blackcurrants as they have always been and the ones that have something wrong with them, but on one side of the shrub only.