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  Topic: Do you grow herbs?
red robin

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PostForum: Vegetable growing, fruit and allotments in Ireland   Posted: Sat Jun 27, 2009 9:11 pm   Subject: Do you grow herbs?
Do you grow herbs and what do you use them for.
I am a beginner gardener and would like to try and be as self sufficient as possible. What are the basic herbs to try first and what can I use them for ...
  Topic: Strawberries how to take care of them
red robin

Replies: 1
Views: 2425

PostForum: Vegetable growing, fruit and allotments in Ireland   Posted: Sat Jun 27, 2009 9:00 pm   Subject: Strawberries how to take care of them
Its ok I found the answer. I am planning a veg plot next year and decided to plant in pots now and I will transplant them. Found the sticky on looking after strawberries.
  Topic: Strawberries how to take care of them
red robin

Replies: 1
Views: 2425

PostForum: Vegetable growing, fruit and allotments in Ireland   Posted: Sat Jun 27, 2009 8:07 pm   Subject: Strawberries how to take care of them
Okay I bought my strawberry plants today and planted them in pots. What is the best way to take care of them. Would I be better using tomato feed and generally just watering when dry. Should they be p ...
  Topic: A dub in the midlands
red robin

Replies: 4
Views: 4654

PostForum: Introduce yourself to the rest of the Irish gardeners   Posted: Wed May 20, 2009 12:06 am   Subject: A dub in the midlands
Hi to you both. Verge your picture scares me. This is a great forum I am glad to have found it. I will be asking loads of stupid questions but I want to make sure I get the garden right.
  Topic: What bulbs to plant
red robin

Replies: 0
Views: 3170

PostForum: Bulbs in Irelands Gardens   Posted: Wed May 20, 2009 12:02 am   Subject: What bulbs to plant
Along the front wall I have planted photonia red robin about one metre apart. I was thinking of planting bulbs between the red robin to give some colour to the garden next year. Should I mix the bulbs ...
  Topic: What would be the best boundary hedge to plant in shady area
red robin

Replies: 8
Views: 16294

PostForum: Shrubs in Ireland ... Hedging in Ireland   Posted: Tue May 19, 2009 11:06 pm   Subject: What would be the best boundary hedge to plant in shady area
Just like to update that the laurel hedge has come on great in the last couple of weeks. I cleared out weeds and grass under the hedge and put down some chicken manure in April. I have fed it every tw ...
  Topic: How to plant ivy around an oil tank
red robin

Replies: 2
Views: 7278

PostForum: Climbers and creepers in Ireland, including wall shrubs   Posted: Tue May 19, 2009 10:57 pm   Subject: How to plant ivy around an oil tank
The dreaded eyesore the oil tank. I have planted different size conifers around our oil tank but would love to cover it completely with ivy. Should I just plant an ivy plant under the tank and then tr ...
  Topic: Red Robin Photinia
red robin

Replies: 7
Views: 18763

PostForum: Shrubs in Ireland ... Hedging in Ireland   Posted: Wed Apr 29, 2009 10:43 pm   Subject: Red Robin Photinia
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Thanks for the reply Michael196. I will make sure to weed and feed again later in the year. Mam in law the garden expert was out today and reckons it is coming on fine and will grow in next coupl ...
  Topic: A dub in the midlands
red robin

Replies: 4
Views: 4654

PostForum: Introduce yourself to the rest of the Irish gardeners   Posted: Fri Apr 24, 2009 10:47 pm   Subject: A dub in the midlands
We moved to a small village just outside Athlone two years ago from Dublin City Centre. It has being a huge change but has being a change for the better.
It still feels like we are on holiday. We liv ...
  Topic: Red Robin Photinia
red robin

Replies: 7
Views: 18763

PostForum: Shrubs in Ireland ... Hedging in Ireland   Posted: Fri Apr 24, 2009 9:55 pm   Subject: Red Robin Photinia
I have planted last year a row of about 20 metres long of red robin along the front wall of the garden. It looked great and I planted it because I saw it elsewhere and I love the colour of it. however ...
  Topic: What would be the best boundary hedge to plant in shady area
red robin

Replies: 8
Views: 16294

PostForum: Shrubs in Ireland ... Hedging in Ireland   Posted: Fri Apr 24, 2009 9:40 pm   Subject: What would be the best boundary hedge to plant in shady area
Thanks for the replies. I am not too keen on the woven willow panels as we live in a country area on a country road and the panels would not look right as all the neighbours here have different sorts ...
  Topic: What would be the best boundary hedge to plant in shady area
red robin

Replies: 8
Views: 16294

PostForum: Shrubs in Ireland ... Hedging in Ireland   Posted: Tue Apr 21, 2009 10:42 pm   Subject: What would be the best boundary hedge to plant in shady area
About 3 years ago we planted laurel as a border hedge between ourselves and next door neighbours. It took very well at the front of the house on boundary line.It is about 5 foot high.
However the bou ...
 
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