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PostPosted: Mon Jan 10, 2011 3:21 pm    Post subject: bare patches on lawn Reply with quote

Is it too early to put grass seed on a couple of patches which are bare?

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PostPosted: Mon Jan 10, 2011 4:21 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Yes.

I'm no expert but I'd wait till April.

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PostPosted: Mon Jan 10, 2011 8:25 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Your just showing off because you can see the grass under the frost and snow....Smile I'd leave it for a while too, although it would give the birds a bit of a feed.....
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PostPosted: Mon Feb 28, 2011 7:08 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

what can seeds be covered with to stop cats diigging in loose soil. glass?
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PostPosted: Mon Feb 28, 2011 7:18 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I have put a light netting over the seedlings on my veg beds in the past to stop a curious little dog (my Own) and an even more curious hedgehog who migrates to my back garden every winter and doesn't leave untill late March.

The same type of netting that stops birds nicking the rasberries!
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