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Latest Comments
  • Sue
    Re: Growing Avocados
    I have an avocado tree I have adopted from my son's balcony. It is a healthy plant of about 4 and a half feet talk. It is too big to be in the…
    17 September 2018
  • CathOMG
    Re: Growing Avocados
    @bert - I have never seen anywhere (even garden centres) where I can buy an avo plant. Which supermarket was this and I'll keep an eye out next year?
    10 September 2018
  • bert
    Re: Growing Avocados
    I picked up an avocado plant from a supermarket and left it outside in the summer - no growth but a few of my chickens loved the leaves (they…
    9 September 2018
  • Lucy
    Re: Growing Avocados
    @Debs - great, the simple things are so much more pleasurable. I'd bring it in soon once it gets cooler as a young plant has a better chance…
    7 September 2018
  • Joss77
    Re: Plum Trees
    @Keirren - Do a small scratch test. You can scratch the bark of the trunk of the tree, just a small amount. If you scratch away the bark and the wood…
    7 September 2018
  • Debs
    Re: Growing Avocados
    I stuck a stone in a pot of mint and it has grown in this heatwave. I did not do the method with the cocktail sticks. I have repotted it and…
    7 September 2018
  • Dawn Hoskins
    Re: Growing Grapes
    What product can I buy to get rid of Black Rot? Our vine was decimated this year - but I can't find what product to use or where to buy it! I should…
    6 September 2018
  • Dawn Hoskins
    Re: Growing Grapes
    What product can I buy to get rid of Black Rot? Our vine was decimated this year - but I can't find what product to use or where to buy it!
    6 September 2018
  • Keirren
    Re: Plum Trees
    I bought a plum tree from the local garden centre about 2 weeks ago it's about a 9-12 months old and we have kept it in the pot as we were going to plant…
    4 September 2018
  • FruitExpert
    Re: Peach Trees
    Eileen - Your Question:My peach tree ( around 6 yrs old) has large peaches on it for the first time ever. They are turning red but are still hard. I ha
    3 September 2018
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