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  • 25 August 2016 - Beachgirl
    Two large glass sliders look into this from kitchen. I know nothing about gardening. The wire fence is... (More)
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  • 25 August 2016 - Mjconnol
    I have lettuce and radish growing in a window box. First some radish leaves got holes and now some lettuce... (More)
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  • 24 August 2016 - laddy
    Ive got few questions.Is it too early to scarify? Can you spray dicophar directly after and apply feed... (More)
    With adequate feeding, scarifying is not generally necessary. Dicophar lawn weedkiller can be applied... (More)
  • 24 August 2016 - mollser
    Any idea why my April/May blooming magnolia has gone into full bloom in August. (More)
    It is not all that unusual, and is due to exceptionally good growing weather this summer. (More)
  • 23 August 2016 - sylvester
    Can you comment on the following hedging plants with regard to their suitability for front garden in... (More)
    Cherry laurel is more vigorous and does not suffer from mildew as Portugal laurel does. (More)
  • 23 August 2016 - Marger
    I have an olive tree (c.6 ft) in a pot (c. 2ft diameter) for around 5 years. Want to know when is the... (More)
    A big a pot as you like and pot up now, as olive trees have a summer dormancy period. (More)
  • 22 August 2016 - Sunflower
    Flowering heads on my dahlias are drooping ...not dried out or sickly...just looped over...is there a... (More)
    The flower heads, heavy with rain, may have beeen tossed about by wind, or there was some exposure to... (More)
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    Im completely new to this we moved into new house recently and let back garden get overrun with weeds...they... (More)
    Read a bit about garden design, such as:http://www.garden.ie/gardendesign.aspxThen mark out beds and... (More)
  • 17 August 2016 - adavoyle
    An unusual tree? Seems to be two species in one. Any idea what it might be. (More)
    The purple laburnnum is a famous intergeneric hybrid with a 'skin' of purple broom over the yellow laburnum,... (More)
  • 16 August 2016 - Cavi
    I have a small amount of potatoes,grown successfully.I will be going away early September for 5 weeks,returning... (More)
    9 October is not very late. Leave them be. (More)

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