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  Topic: May I have a quick rant?
MayGreen

Replies: 7
Views: 6131

PostForum: Vegetable growing, fruit and allotments in Ireland   Posted: Fri Feb 26, 2010 6:21 pm   Subject: May I have a quick rant?
So the urban farmer is having a Staycation while reading big words in the Irish Times, . I feel your pain people...
  Topic: Guerilla Fruit and Vegetable Growing
MayGreen

Replies: 9
Views: 12580

PostForum: Landscaping / Gardening Ireland, Overall discussion & Garden related News.   Posted: Fri Oct 23, 2009 10:31 pm   Subject: Formation of a Guirilla Group
Maybe there is scope to create a provincial or even national group. To improve areas that have been neglected and can provide hope. Urban or rural.

I have a qualification in amenity horticulture an ...
  Topic: Can you identify this tree please?
MayGreen

Replies: 10
Views: 16346

PostForum: Garden jokes, games and puzzles   Posted: Thu Oct 08, 2009 2:56 pm   Subject: Acacia, could be wrong....
It may be a Acacia, hard to examine foliage in the photo
  Topic: Qualified Horticulturalist Seeking Employment Galway
MayGreen

Replies: 0
Views: 5444

PostForum: Garden jobs wanted / Training periods required.   Posted: Thu Oct 08, 2009 2:50 pm   Subject: Qualified Horticulturalist Seeking Employment Galway
I qualified in 1997 from the National Botanic Gardens, I have experience in many aspects of amenity and commercial horticulture including assitant manager of a garden centre, managing director of a Du ...
  Topic: Cheapest option for bamboo/Phyllostachys aurea?
MayGreen

Replies: 8
Views: 15777

PostForum: Perennials, Ferns and Ornamental grasses   Posted: Fri Oct 02, 2009 2:48 pm   Subject: Hello Ciotog
I'm sorry foe not getting back to you sooner.....I would gladly assist you in starting your bamboo collection.
  Topic: List of horticultural job vacancies 7th November 2008
MayGreen

Replies: 6
Views: 19777

PostForum: Garden jobs available / Trainees required.   Posted: Thu Jan 08, 2009 11:23 pm   Subject: List of horticultural job vacancies 7th November 2008
I could have come across more clearly, I apologise for my lack of clarity.I phoned Madden Nurseries in response to thier available position, in October. The position had been long fillled before that. ...
  Topic: List of horticultural job vacancies 7th November 2008
MayGreen

Replies: 6
Views: 19777

PostForum: Garden jobs available / Trainees required.   Posted: Tue Dec 30, 2008 4:28 pm   Subject: List of horticultural job vacancies 7th November 2008
Just to let you know verge, the vacancies were outdated prior to the 7th November. As I say I checked. Just trying to be helpful.
  Topic: List of horticultural job vacancies 7th November 2008
MayGreen

Replies: 6
Views: 19777

PostForum: Garden jobs available / Trainees required.   Posted: Tue Dec 30, 2008 2:31 am   Subject: Out of Date!!!!!!
This list of job vacancies were posted directly posted from the warrentowntown web site, they are way out of date..... Have checked....
  Topic: In search of Comfrey???
MayGreen

Replies: 7
Views: 12586

PostForum: Organic gardening in Ireland / Alternative and Sustainable Gardening practices   Posted: Fri Dec 12, 2008 5:53 pm   Subject: In search of Comfrey???
That would be great AJ!!!

I could send you Jerusalum Sage seed that I collected in Autumn. A plant with interesting foliage and suttle yellow flower heads. Thrives in fully sun to partial shade.
I ...
  Topic: Pre-potted herbs in Tesco
MayGreen

Replies: 10
Views: 21162

PostForum: Herb growing in Ireland   Posted: Sun Dec 07, 2008 2:44 pm   Subject: Pre-potted herbs in Tesco
Supermarket herbs can be very successful and cheaper than your garden centre, for example the delightful and very useful Rosmary plant usually retails at € 2.50 in the garden centre and can be as lo ...
  Topic: Cheapest option for bamboo/Phyllostachys aurea?
MayGreen

Replies: 8
Views: 15777

PostForum: Perennials, Ferns and Ornamental grasses   Posted: Thu Dec 04, 2008 3:18 pm   Subject: Cheapest option for bamboo/Phyllostachys aurea?
They are not available on the market in small pots. They are easy to divide by division and I have done so... where are you based? I could easily spare four plants
  Topic: In search of Comfrey???
MayGreen

Replies: 7
Views: 12586

PostForum: Organic gardening in Ireland / Alternative and Sustainable Gardening practices   Posted: Sun Nov 30, 2008 4:58 pm   Subject: In search of Comfrey???
Thankyou, AJ your very generous and GarlicBreath for your very useful link. Your both most kind Wink
  Topic: In search of Comfrey???
MayGreen

Replies: 7
Views: 12586

PostForum: Organic gardening in Ireland / Alternative and Sustainable Gardening practices   Posted: Fri Nov 28, 2008 8:43 pm   Subject: In search of Comfrey???
I am trying to locate Comfrey, I plan to use said plant for the use of organic feed. Any assistance would be welcome and I would be grateful...
  Topic: Warrenstown College of Horticulture to close in summer 2009.
MayGreen

Replies: 2
Views: 6042

PostForum: Landscaping / Gardening Ireland, Overall discussion & Garden related News.   Posted: Fri Nov 28, 2008 8:34 pm   Subject: Warrenstown College of Horticulture to close in summer 2009.
I was sad to be informed of the closure of Warrenstown College, there had been rumours for some time....

Kildalton College survived the bugdetory snip due to it's location but should have been the ...
  Topic: Guerilla Fruit and Vegetable Growing
MayGreen

Replies: 9
Views: 12580

PostForum: Landscaping / Gardening Ireland, Overall discussion & Garden related News.   Posted: Thu Nov 27, 2008 7:19 pm   Subject: Guerilla Fruit and Vegetable Growing
Many thanks for your comments. I agree that there may be a poor crop with pollution being a concern and acts of vandalism being a real issue. But the planting of friuting plants could change mindsets. ...
 
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