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Latest Comments
  • Lotti
    Re: Storing Fruit
    Hi. I am currently trying to loose weight and am also mobility impaired. I've been trying to portion fruits and veggies to store in the fridge so I…
    20 April 2018
  • LaurieL
    Re: Pear Trees
    @Dgp - I always remove any fruits that have not formed properly. But your pear tree should thin out naturally after the June drop. After that just make…
    17 April 2018
  • Dgp
    Re: Pear Trees
    How much should l thin out the young forming pears on my patio pear tree?
    16 April 2018
  • Joy
    Re: How To Effectively Grow Fruit In Pots, Hanging Baskets & Containers
    I would like to grow a "Blush" pear tree but can't seem to find anyone…
    15 April 2018
  • Aron
    Re: Growing Goji Berries
    Will some one pls pls answer the questions left here. I'm new to this and just had a small bush delivered it looks like twigs. When do I…
    28 January 2018
  • the man
    Re: Peach Trees
    I have a peach seedling , 21 inches tall, which I found growing in my garden. I potted it up and it has stood outside all winter ( it is now end of…
    26 January 2018
  • Jujieb
    Re: Why do we not hear about Winberries?
    Winberries so called as they used to be called WINDberries as the flowers on the bushes need wind to properly pollinate…
    29 December 2017
  • cantona
    Re: Why do we not hear about Winberries?
    Wimberry Pies are always for sale at Bury market on one or two cake stalls. They are a local favourite, so go early to…
    18 December 2017
  • TimJ
    Re: Growing Avocados
    @emmaq - you can leave it out - but if you do make sure it is protected as any cold snap can affect the tree, especially if it is young. If you…
    20 November 2017
  • emmaq
    Re: Growing Avocados
    Similar question to @AvoQueen. I have a small plant grown from seed on my roof in London in a pot. It has about 8 leaves atop a long stem about 2…
    19 November 2017
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