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by kiwirach
Sun Nov 23, 2008 12:35 am
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: 18 plants for a medicinal herb garden
Replies: 28
Views: 1925

Re: 18 plants for a medicinal herb garden

Where are you getting the seeds for your herb wheel from Andy? I haven't found any particularly good source for herb seeds yet. Would like some recommendations! i'm not sure if its a particularly good source(being a newbie and all!), but Suffolk Herbs seems to have a wide range of herb seeds....i c...
by kiwirach
Sat Nov 22, 2008 2:07 pm
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: 18 plants for a medicinal herb garden
Replies: 28
Views: 1925

Re: 18 plants for a medicinal herb garden

thanks for the info Jim. not sure what date that day out is, but Winchester isnt that far...maybe a couple of hours drive, so certainly doable and it all sounds very interesting.
i'll google for more info.
by kiwirach
Sat Nov 22, 2008 9:07 am
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: 18 plants for a medicinal herb garden
Replies: 28
Views: 1925

Re: 18 plants for a medicinal herb garden

out of interest, does anyone recomend a good book on medicinal herbs?
by kiwirach
Fri Nov 21, 2008 8:03 am
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: 18 plants for a medicinal herb garden
Replies: 28
Views: 1925

Re: 18 plants for a medicinal herb garden

thanks for starting this thread Andy....i want to grow a medicinal herb garden as well. i read thru the suffolk herbs catalogue all the time....it has loads in it. i've placed an order with them for a few things....including try to have a go at growing tea tree!.
by kiwirach
Sat Nov 15, 2008 5:16 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hello from Down Under
Replies: 9
Views: 871

Re: Hello from Down Under

g'day White Rabbit.....welcome!.

i'll be in Mlebourne for xmas this year....lets hope its a bit warmer than the 14 degrees it was when i was there 2 yrs ago!!.
by kiwirach
Sat Nov 15, 2008 9:01 am
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: seed catalogues
Replies: 21
Views: 2224

Re: seed catalogues

Ellendra wrote:There's a catalog reviewing place here: http://davesgarden.com/products/gwd/
wow!, thanks for that link....i've saved that to look at on a rainy day!!. :cheers:
by kiwirach
Fri Nov 14, 2008 7:25 am
Forum: I read the news today, oh boy.
Topic: What on earth is going on?
Replies: 11
Views: 1160

Re: What on earth is going on?

have just seen the news now re the babies in Manchester......mother has been sectioned under the mental health act and seems the GP rung the police earlier in the day concerned for the mothers state...police couldnt establish contact with the family. very sad for those little boys.
by kiwirach
Fri Nov 14, 2008 7:21 am
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: seed catalogues
Replies: 21
Views: 2224

Re: seed catalogues

i'm still fairly new to seed catalogues.......

love realseeds as well.....just spent £20 on lots of heirloom varities!.
also interested in placing an order from Suffolk herbs....more for the herbs tho, not vege.

also got a Marshalls one which is ok as well.
by kiwirach
Thu Nov 13, 2008 9:06 pm
Forum: Eco Parenting
Topic: Baby Twiglet Is Here!
Replies: 22
Views: 2318

Re: Baby Twiglet Is Here!

:wav:

wonderful news....congratulations, and welcome to the world young Finlay!.
by kiwirach
Thu Nov 13, 2008 8:21 pm
Forum: I read the news today, oh boy.
Topic: What on earth is going on?
Replies: 11
Views: 1160

Re: What on earth is going on?

So this morning I get up & breaking news is the murder of the little tots stabbed to death in Manchester......so what on earth is going on? i have to say my first thought when i heard of this, this morning, was severe post natal depression(purple somthingarather...can say it, cant spell it!).....by...
by kiwirach
Wed Nov 12, 2008 8:45 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: i hope i can do this....re an allotment being taken away....
Replies: 8
Views: 1062

Re: i hope i can do this....re an allotment being taken away....

interesting!!. this story is far from over, cos after the newspaper told the man he was getting his plot back(having been told by the council that was going to happen), he received a letter yesterday or monday from the council saying he would be given another plot and would be put at number 2 on the...
by kiwirach
Wed Nov 12, 2008 8:07 am
Forum: Site Information and Announcements
Topic: The Path to Self-sufficiency
Replies: 23
Views: 4699

Re: The Path to Self-sufficiency

hi there, i'm most definately aspiring to be, so would be happy to fill out your questionaire.
by kiwirach
Fri Nov 07, 2008 6:56 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: i hope i can do this....re an allotment being taken away....
Replies: 8
Views: 1062

Re: i hope i can do this....re an allotment being taken away....

hi all, thanks for the support.....it appears this has been resolved late this afternoon when the local paper informed the man he had his plot back.
by kiwirach
Fri Nov 07, 2008 10:22 am
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: i hope i can do this....re an allotment being taken away....
Replies: 8
Views: 1062

i hope i can do this....re an allotment being taken away....

i belong to a gardening forum and became aware of this situation last week. a man has had his allotment taken away from him by the council claiming it was unattended, despite vegetables growing and a new shed in place. the council did not send out any warnings, and have admitted to an 'administrativ...
by kiwirach
Tue Nov 04, 2008 7:25 am
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: NZ- north canterbury ishers......
Replies: 0
Views: 676

NZ- north canterbury ishers......

think there are a few.....i just got an email from Jo Seagar and she'll be running 2 day cheese courses next year if anyones interested. details on her website. shes based in Oxford for those who dont know.
thought someone may be interested!. :flower: