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  Topic: New herbaceous border
TMAK

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PostForum: Garden planning, prep and landscape design in Ireland   Posted: Sat Jun 08, 2019 8:56 pm   Subject: New herbaceous border
Just said Iíd post an update
Itís filling in nicely.
  Topic: New herbaceous border
TMAK

Replies: 15
Views: 6507

PostForum: Garden planning, prep and landscape design in Ireland   Posted: Wed May 15, 2019 10:21 pm   Subject: New herbaceous border
The conifers behind will suck up all nutrients and water from soil. So there out.
The conifer in the bed whose name escapes me at the moment will get too big so that out.
The tree which I cannot ID ...
  Topic: New herbaceous border
TMAK

Replies: 15
Views: 6507

PostForum: Garden planning, prep and landscape design in Ireland   Posted: Wed May 15, 2019 10:11 pm   Subject: New herbaceous border
Sorry I only realised the pics never uploaded in my last post
  Topic: New herbaceous border
TMAK

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Views: 6507

PostForum: Garden planning, prep and landscape design in Ireland   Posted: Sat Apr 20, 2019 8:29 pm   Subject: New herbaceous border
Just a quick update on the border so far. I have been planting a lot in it over the last few weeks. Most are divisions I took last autumn and the result of a greenhouse full of cuttings and seeds grow ...
  Topic: New herbaceous border
TMAK

Replies: 15
Views: 6507

PostForum: Garden planning, prep and landscape design in Ireland   Posted: Fri Mar 01, 2019 9:34 am   Subject: New herbaceous border
A few pics of the progress so far
I had a little helper the first while but the wages were not good enough to keep him interested!!
  Topic: New herbaceous border
TMAK

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Views: 6507

PostForum: Garden planning, prep and landscape design in Ireland   Posted: Fri Mar 01, 2019 9:18 am   Subject: New herbaceous border
Thanks for the info Sue. Your border sounds great. Would love to see pics sometime.
Tagwex yes going at it hard and hopefully fast. Got all the digging done over the weekend and a couple of hours in ...
  Topic: New herbaceous border
TMAK

Replies: 15
Views: 6507

PostForum: Garden planning, prep and landscape design in Ireland   Posted: Tue Feb 05, 2019 10:34 pm   Subject: New herbaceous border
Just had some seeds delivered today.
Coleus
Sunflowers
nasturtiums
African Marigolds
French Marigolds
Nigella
scabious
Rudbeckia Goldilocks
castor oil red, and green
miss willmots ghost
Co ...
  Topic: New herbaceous border
TMAK

Replies: 15
Views: 6507

PostForum: Garden planning, prep and landscape design in Ireland   Posted: Mon Feb 04, 2019 8:48 am   Subject: New herbaceous border
I was in homestore today and they had some summer bulbs and perrinials. Got them all potted up in the greenhouse. Tree Lilyís, asiatic Lilyís, red hot pokers, nerines, and dahlias. Should be a good st ...
  Topic: New herbaceous border
TMAK

Replies: 15
Views: 6507

PostForum: Garden planning, prep and landscape design in Ireland   Posted: Sun Feb 03, 2019 8:20 pm   Subject: New herbaceous border
Hi Everyone,

This is the year I am finally going to get around to creating a large herbaceous border. I have an area that is currently lawn that I am going to turn into this border. The area in qu ...
  Topic: Time to go?
TMAK

Replies: 42
Views: 13001

PostForum: How to get the most out of Irishgardeners.com   Posted: Thu Jan 03, 2019 5:20 pm   Subject: Time to go?
Hi I havnt been on in a while. Is the Site really closing down, that would be a real shame.
  Topic: Time to go?
TMAK

Replies: 42
Views: 13001

PostForum: How to get the most out of Irishgardeners.com   Posted: Thu Jan 03, 2019 5:10 pm   Subject: Time to go?
Hi I havnt been on in a while. Is the Site really closing down, that would be a real shame.
  Topic: Creating dwarf wall in existing greenhouse
TMAK

Replies: 9
Views: 4613

PostForum: Irelands Garden tools / equipment. (mowers, glasshouses & polytunnels etc).   Posted: Tue Aug 07, 2018 7:16 am   Subject: Creating dwarf wall in existing greenhouse
I thought glass used in double glazing was toughened and therefore couldn't be cut. There must be exceptions I suppose.

I was afraid of that too tagwex but I didnít come across any of it in what I ...
  Topic: Creating dwarf wall in existing greenhouse
TMAK

Replies: 9
Views: 4613

PostForum: Irelands Garden tools / equipment. (mowers, glasshouses & polytunnels etc).   Posted: Mon Aug 06, 2018 8:14 pm   Subject: Creating dwarf wall in existing greenhouse
After a lot of begging I got enough glass to do the whole greeenhouse. Then came the ripping apart double glazed units and cuts, broken panes, and a lot of swearing out loud. But I got there in the e ...
  Topic: Creating dwarf wall in existing greenhouse
TMAK

Replies: 9
Views: 4613

PostForum: Irelands Garden tools / equipment. (mowers, glasshouses & polytunnels etc).   Posted: Tue Jul 17, 2018 7:03 pm   Subject: Creating dwarf wall in existing greenhouse
Cheers tagwex. I was finding glass very expensive and was figuring if I did the low wall it would cut back on costs. Seeing as I grow nearly everything on a bench I figured I wouldnít need the light o ...
  Topic: Creating dwarf wall in existing greenhouse
TMAK

Replies: 9
Views: 4613

PostForum: Irelands Garden tools / equipment. (mowers, glasshouses & polytunnels etc).   Posted: Fri Jul 13, 2018 2:16 pm   Subject: Creating dwarf wall in existing greenhouse
Hi quick question again.
I have just got my hands on a new greenhouse. But the problem is Iím short glass.
I was thinking I really have no need to have glass all the way to the ground. Any ideas w ...
 
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