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by paradox
Tue May 22, 2007 4:31 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Key to my allotment
Replies: 6
Views: 3109

:cheers: :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: :cheers:
by paradox
Tue May 15, 2007 8:37 am
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: cucumbers
Replies: 8
Views: 2476

Thanks for all the wonderfull advice.

I will make another bed up and transferr them accross.

Could anybody tell me what would be a good crop to plant in the spaces between my peas?
by paradox
Mon May 14, 2007 9:09 pm
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: cucumbers
Replies: 8
Views: 2476

Ive planted my peas in a raised bed and used wire mesh and canes in a zig zag pattern.

The space left between the zig zags i have planted my cucumbers.
Are they going to be ok left there or shall i move them elsewhere and give them somthing to climb up?
by paradox
Mon May 14, 2007 8:41 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: Happy Birthday Thomzo!
Replies: 12
Views: 2552

belated birthday greetings :cheers:
by paradox
Mon May 14, 2007 8:40 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: caption competition
Replies: 11
Views: 2292

Andy takes his scarecrow making to the next level.
by paradox
Mon May 14, 2007 8:34 pm
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: What have you got planted?
Replies: 46
Views: 10560

oh i forgot the trees

2 apple
1 cherry
1 pear
1 plum
by paradox
Mon May 14, 2007 8:32 pm
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: What have you got planted?
Replies: 46
Views: 10560

Well this is my first year growing veg properly and its in a new garden. I will try and remember everything as ive really got quite carried away :lol: rocket,sprouts,cabbage,purple broccoli,cauliflower,mixed lettuce,carrots,courget, 2 types of sweet corn,runner beans,3 types of tomatoes, bell pepper...
by paradox
Mon May 14, 2007 8:23 pm
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: My very first tomato ever!
Replies: 9
Views: 2173

Congratulations :cheers:
by paradox
Mon May 14, 2007 8:21 pm
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: cucumbers
Replies: 8
Views: 2476

cucumbers

Are these climbing plants?

It didnt mention anything on the packet but if they are then im going to have to remove the just sprouted seedlings and locate them elsewhere :oops:
by paradox
Wed Apr 18, 2007 6:34 pm
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: Amazing what you can do with a tiny yard!
Replies: 7
Views: 2277

sounds like your making great use of your yard well done
by paradox
Wed Apr 18, 2007 12:36 pm
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: Yippeeee They GREW!
Replies: 6
Views: 1826

congratulations its a great feeling when seeds finally start to sprout :cheers:
by paradox
Tue Apr 17, 2007 8:01 am
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: Getting rid of slugs ... create a moat?
Replies: 18
Views: 5157

Hi fee i would love to see a picture of those slugtraps.

Im have a big slug problem at the moment they ate 4 of my baby lettuces last night despite having a beer trap out and going out every half hour with a torch to remove any i could find.
by paradox
Sun Apr 15, 2007 10:06 pm
Forum: Home Brew and other Country Skills
Topic: making beer el cheapo style
Replies: 10
Views: 3243

Just been to wilco's and they are selling beer kits for £5. So if you can get the bottles for nothing and the brewing bucket for nowt all you need is sugar and steralising solution. It should cost you around £7 altogether for about 40 pints. That's around 17p a pint, not bad. Cheers andy i shall ...
by paradox
Sun Apr 15, 2007 9:25 pm
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: Ant invasion
Replies: 9
Views: 2246

So feeding the ants jam and leaving them alone my crops should be ok?


It was hard writing that whilst chucckling at fees comment :lol:
by paradox
Sun Apr 15, 2007 9:14 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: are wormeries worth it?
Replies: 8
Views: 2172

I've been reading up and plan to make a wormery this year. if you decide to go ahead, post here and I'll try to 'cut and paste' the instructions for a DIY one that costs next to nothing! (not terribly good at computer stuff though so patience may be required :wink: ) I would love to read those inst...