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  • 5 May 2015 - newdawn
    I was refreshing the compost in my outdoor pot plants when I came across these worms. Are they cause... (More)
    Those look like the larvae of mushroom flies, usually a sign of over-wet compost. Allow the surface of... (More)
  • 4 May 2015 - Amers
    I have bought 2 large pots diameter approx 80cm. They are for my patio which is very open and on a very... (More)
    Those are large pots but even so there is a limit on how tall the plants you can grow in them, or they... (More)
  • 4 May 2015 - Moggie
    Every spring my perennials start growing like this. Any advice on cure please? (More)
    It is hard to say from the photo you sent, but it looks like weedkiller damage from which the plants... (More)
  • 1 May 2015 - KatieR
    What can I plant in my glasshouse now 1st May. Bereavements took me away from gardening. I have sown... (More)
    Lots of things can still be sown or planted: tomatoes, cucumebers, melon, chilli, coutgettes, climbing... (More)
  • 30 April 2015 - Arwen
    Two - level very overgrown garden. No topsoil or clay - only builder rubble, stones and sand.. Lower... (More)
    Weeds can be killed using Roundup, as a first step.With all that rubble, stone and sand, the drainage... (More)
  • 28 April 2015 - TKHO
    I recently replaced a long (20m) wooden panel fence with a concrete block wall. .About 6m of the wall... (More)
    Essentially, you are proposing to make a big pot...which will be fine for a few years and then, when... (More)
  • 28 April 2015 - 190420102
    we have adopted a patch of waste ground bordering road. measures @230sq mt. we are a charity - please... (More)
    You need to start with 2 lists: 1 list of what you want to keep and 1 list of what you want to use the... (More)
  • 25 April 2015 - pikey
    I am growing onions in a polytunnel but the stalks are shooting up way too fast and starting to fall... (More)
    Onions respond to the extra heat by growing longer leaves and might flop over but onions usually continue... (More)
  • 25 April 2015 - pajoem
    I planted this hedge about 2 years ago. Growth fantastic. Towards end of last year 3 plants started to... (More)
    This sounds like honey fungus disease, although this usually does not strike so early after planting.... (More)
  • 24 April 2015 - Yellow Rose
    More Critters I came across about a foot down in the soil, I presume the small 'c' shaped ones are... (More)
    Those white larvae with a brown head and 3 pairs of legs at the front are ground beetle larvae. (More)

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