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by Gerry
Sun Dec 17, 2006 5:59 pm
Forum: Best practices
Topic: APPLE TREE
Replies: 13
Views: 2982

Good evening Chantel,
Just looked at "ediblegarden" and was thrown a little until I realised it is a New Zealand site therefore we should read south for north etc. It looks a good informative site though.
Regards Gerry
by Gerry
Wed Nov 22, 2006 5:15 pm
Forum: Seasonal tips
Topic: Willow taking root
Replies: 13
Views: 5126

Willows taking root

Dear Kevin & Johnboy,
Thanks for the info. As I have now got my hands on the Burco boiler I intend to give Sally's idea a go. Thank you Sally.
Regards Gerry.
by Gerry
Fri Nov 17, 2006 4:53 pm
Forum: Seasonal tips
Topic: Willow taking root
Replies: 13
Views: 5126

Willows rooting

Thank you all very much for all the thought that has gone into the answers. I am loath to use creosote as I intend growing plants up the structures.Do you think Cuprinol would do the same job? If I split the withies would they still root? :idea: Sally my wife is away and she has a Burco boiler...wha...
by Gerry
Wed Nov 15, 2006 11:35 pm
Forum: Seasonal tips
Topic: Willow taking root
Replies: 13
Views: 5126

Willow taking root

I have a willow which I coppice. I would like to make obelisks etc from the cuttings. Can anyone advise how I can stop them from rooting please.
Thanks in advance, Regards Gerry.
by Gerry
Tue Nov 14, 2006 7:43 pm
Forum: Seasonal tips
Topic: Worms and worms
Replies: 10
Views: 3659

worms and worms

Monika, Please do let us all know if you get the answer from wiggley wiggelers. Regards Gerry
by Gerry
Wed Oct 25, 2006 12:04 am
Forum: Seasonal tips
Topic: Kashmiri Chilli seeds needed
Replies: 8
Views: 5175

Kashmiri chilli seeds

Dear Cevenol, There is a chilli seed listed as Kashmir on "www.seeds-by-size.co.uk". Could this be the one you are looking for?
Regards Gerry.
by Gerry
Tue Oct 03, 2006 11:47 pm
Forum: Weeds, Pests and Diseases
Topic: Again it's woodlice.
Replies: 8
Views: 4176

Thanks a lot O.H. and Beryl, I will take your advice and leave alone. I must admit one thought I had was that they were chewing the compost But when I spread it where will they move on to.
Regards Gerry.
by Gerry
Tue Oct 03, 2006 4:12 pm
Forum: Weeds, Pests and Diseases
Topic: Again it's woodlice.
Replies: 8
Views: 4176

Again it's woodlice.

Hi all, I've read all the recent threads on this and am still worried. My compost bin seems to be a haven for woodlice and is very infested and getting more so every day. Do I ignore them or should I do something about it? One gardening book which I have suggests dusting with Benzene hexachloride (B...

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