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by Lilyfae
Thu May 12, 2011 7:53 pm
Forum: Wildlife, Flowers and all other things that grow
Topic: Sweet Peas
Replies: 10
Views: 2736

Re: Sweet Peas

. So Lilyfae, so long as you give them water before the soil dries out and it is a bit sheltered as they get taller, you don't have to mollycoddle them. Thank-you, that's good to know- they are placed near a wall so hopefully that will shelter them as they get taller. Good to know I'm doing somethi...
by Lilyfae
Thu May 12, 2011 4:41 pm
Forum: How do I??
Topic: Find use for unused kitchen cabinet doors?
Replies: 6
Views: 1082

Re: Find use for unused kitchen cabinet doors?

Keaniebean wrote:Or you could slice them in half, hinge them together to make a mini raised bed or herb planter :iconbiggrin:

Thanks for the ideas - I especially like this one keaniebean as I am looking to build some raised beds

Thanks everyone
by Lilyfae
Thu May 12, 2011 12:24 pm
Forum: How do I??
Topic: Find use for unused kitchen cabinet doors?
Replies: 6
Views: 1082

Find use for unused kitchen cabinet doors?

The guy we bought our house from was a real shoddy diyer who tried to maximise his profit from the sale by pretending he had installed a new kitchen, when he had just changed the doors ( we got him to drop) after rooting around in the garage alongside a windsailing board (!) I have found 3 or 4 cabi...
by Lilyfae
Thu May 12, 2011 12:07 pm
Forum: Wildlife, Flowers and all other things that grow
Topic: Sweet Peas
Replies: 10
Views: 2736

Re: Sweet Peas

I know it's probably little help but your points have made me really wonder mine are out in the open scattered from a seed packet ( maybe your polytunnel it would be too hot) and I've pretty much ignored them since - of course watering when it was stupidly hot but as im recovering from pneumonia I'v...
by Lilyfae
Thu May 12, 2011 11:29 am
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hi from suburban London
Replies: 8
Views: 1297

Re: Hi from suburban London

MuddyWitch wrote:Welcome to ISH :flower:

Once you've managed to clear the weeds & membrane, good old London clay is a great base for growing loads of things. Good Luck

MW

That's great to know! I thought I would be stuck with roses, potatoes & weeds (oh my!)
by Lilyfae
Wed May 11, 2011 5:38 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hi from suburban London
Replies: 8
Views: 1297

Hi from suburban London

Hi I'm lilyfae, a teacher from the suburbs of West London just getting over the shock of moving into my own home-( :oops: 18 months ago boy was there work to be done) with hubby and Blake the greyhound As a pagan I've been interested in nature & trying to be Eco-friendly from a young age ( parents g...
by Lilyfae
Wed May 11, 2011 5:25 pm
Forum: Tomorrow's World (Computing and Tech)
Topic: Unlimited mobile internet?
Replies: 4
Views: 6335

Re: Unlimited mobile internet?

It depends on the mobile phone you have and whether you are willing to question anti-consumerist principles for technology! If you have a smartphone most can be used as a wifi hotzone to link to the Internet but most people don't as they either dont know you can or they wont as most carriers charge ...