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by gandt
Tue May 12, 2009 7:26 pm
Forum: Fruit and Nuts
Topic: Lime Tree
Replies: 5
Views: 1222

Re: Lime Tree

Thanks Green Aura, sorry for the delay in replying but have been battling lizards away from our veggie patch.. :scratch: we dont really have a cold season (Autumn/Winter) here as we live in Tenerife....hence the Lizard problem. No slugs....the occasional snail, if it rains lots. Do you think we woul...
by gandt
Sat May 02, 2009 10:47 am
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: Can anyone help please...
Replies: 5
Views: 1074

Re: Can anyone help please...

Thank so much Flo, great advice! We will just thin out the carrots, we already moved the cucumbers but a few survived phew! We are going to plant some more and see how that goes, (we dont have frost here). We had already moved the onions and they didnt seem to like this, but luckly we didn´t move th...
by gandt
Sun Apr 26, 2009 5:47 pm
Forum: Health and Beauty
Topic: homemade face packs...
Replies: 2
Views: 1073

homemade face packs...

Has anyone got any ideas for a "homemade" face pack, my skin at the moment is quite dry and lashings of moisteriser has not helped... i need something that will be exfoliating and soothing as my skin is very sensitive (prone to spots urghhh!!!)
thank you

T
by gandt
Sun Apr 26, 2009 5:18 pm
Forum: Fruit and Nuts
Topic: Lime Tree
Replies: 5
Views: 1222

Lime Tree

We have a lime tree that has one lime on it, it did have quiet a few more on the tree but they keep just falling off :scratch:
Its growing quiet well but has not yet produced any more fruit..... please help any advice on keeping lime trees?

G
by gandt
Tue Apr 21, 2009 6:17 pm
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: Can anyone help please...
Replies: 5
Views: 1074

Re: Can anyone help please...

Hi Shirley, yes the had plenty of water, my hubby is wondering if he didnt plant them deep enough, or perhaps we should of let them grow a little more? Luckly we didnt take out and re plant all of them so some are still alive, but of course we dont want the same problem to happen. Also because its q...
by gandt
Tue Apr 21, 2009 1:06 pm
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: Can anyone help please...
Replies: 5
Views: 1074

Can anyone help please...

Hello We are having problems with our veggies, they have sprouted to about 3/4inches high and we have taken them from the original bed and spaced them out, but they don´t seem to like this very much they have drouped :( , its only been 2 days since we have spaced them out, is this normal or have we ...
by gandt
Sun Apr 19, 2009 5:26 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Cleaning a burnt pan
Replies: 6
Views: 1223

Re: Cleaning a burnt pan

You could try some Sterident (false teeth cleaning tablets) a friend of mine recommeded it to me for my dishes with those "burnt on stains", i put a couple in with some hot water and left it over night to soak and it was pretty easy to remover the stains in the morning..

G and T
by gandt
Sun Apr 19, 2009 5:22 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hello
Replies: 5
Views: 1177

Hello

Hello everyone! My hubby and I live in Tenerife, we have just recently moved to a house with a garden YAY!!! We are quiet new to gardening, although have got great advice from my mum and dad, whats weeds, whats not.... We have just spent the past couple of weeks planting and making a vegetable patch...