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  Topic: Apple tree from seed
therickmoister

Replies: 3
Views: 3022

PostForum: Vegetable growing, fruit and allotments in Ireland   Posted: Sun May 07, 2017 6:19 pm   Subject: Apple tree from seed
My own little Johnny appleseed (youngest child) went through a phase of setting apple seeds from pink lady apples about 3 years ago. Long story short we now have 2 young apple trees one of which is in ...
  Topic: Bad dog
therickmoister

Replies: 7
Views: 8752

PostForum: Irish Lawns and grass care   Posted: Thu Apr 18, 2013 4:12 pm   Subject: Bad dog
Here is another use for the thingymagig http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-LnM0w4ypU4
  Topic: Leaky Hose/ Soaker Hose
therickmoister

Replies: 10
Views: 9524

PostForum: Vegetable growing, fruit and allotments in Ireland   Posted: Wed Mar 20, 2013 10:00 am   Subject: Leaky Hose/ Soaker Hose
I have a veggie garden consisting of 18 raised beds 5m x 1m. 12 of these are covered with cloches. At the moment they are watered using a timer and a flat pvc soaker hoses connect to a 3/4" hose ...
  Topic: Lidl watering hose
therickmoister

Replies: 1
Views: 2170

PostForum: Vegetable growing, fruit and allotments in Ireland   Posted: Tue Mar 20, 2012 11:19 am   Subject: Lidl watering hose
Hi Yorky
I recently purchased something similar with the same intention from gardenshop.ie have not set it up yet check out this link http://www.thegardenshop.ie/soaker-hose-15m.html
  Topic: Paper pots
therickmoister

Replies: 7
Views: 5599

PostForum: Vegetable growing, fruit and allotments in Ireland   Posted: Fri Jul 08, 2011 8:12 pm   Subject: Paper Pot maker
Here is a link which shows how to make paper pots without having to buy a special device
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P8qPAV-LDnM
  Topic: A tip to keep slugs away from cabbage plants
therickmoister

Replies: 3
Views: 8353

PostForum: Gardening tips drop-off point   Posted: Thu May 05, 2011 10:01 pm   Subject: A tip to keep slugs away from cabbage plants
I have found by placing a handful of small stones (driveway gravel) around the stem of each cabbage plant , the slugs can't travel over the rough stone to reach the cabbage plants. Laughing Laughing :lol ...
  Topic: concreting back yard..any ideas?
therickmoister

Replies: 10
Views: 18399

PostForum: Hard landscaping in Ireland, Garden Features (Paths, Patios, Paving, Decking, Walls etc)   Posted: Sat Feb 26, 2011 4:59 pm   Subject: concreting back yard..any ideas?
Hi Aine
I would think again about concrete after the last 2 winters, some of my friends who have concrete areas where they park their cars, have found that the salt on the car tyres from the road g ...
  Topic: Hungry Caterpillars
therickmoister

Replies: 4
Views: 2673

PostForum: Vegetable growing, fruit and allotments in Ireland   Posted: Mon Jul 19, 2010 8:46 pm   Subject: Hungry Caterpillars
I use nemasys" grow your own " available online from "www.mr.middleton.com" it is totally natural and very effective against caterpillars.
  Topic: When are onions mature enough to harvest
therickmoister

Replies: 3
Views: 3653

PostForum: Vegetable growing, fruit and allotments in Ireland   Posted: Wed Jul 14, 2010 3:21 pm   Subject: When are onions mature enough to harvest
Thanks Michael
  Topic: When are onions mature enough to harvest
therickmoister

Replies: 3
Views: 3653

PostForum: Vegetable growing, fruit and allotments in Ireland   Posted: Wed Jul 14, 2010 12:38 pm   Subject: When are onions mature enough to harvest
I sat 200 onion sets in late march just started to use them for cooking .I am just wondering when how will I know when they are mature enough to harvest and store
  Topic: Slugs and cabbages.
therickmoister

Replies: 16
Views: 12682

PostForum: Vegetable growing, fruit and allotments in Ireland   Posted: Thu Jul 01, 2010 7:53 pm   Subject: Keeping the kitties out
I have used clear plastic bottles filled with water and placed them around the veggie patch,I have found it very effective someone said it had to with reflections
  Topic: Rhubarb bolting
therickmoister

Replies: 1
Views: 2691

PostForum: Vegetable growing, fruit and allotments in Ireland   Posted: Mon May 17, 2010 8:41 pm   Subject: Rhubarb bolting
In the last 3 weeks I have noticed that my rhubarb is bolting Embarassed I only planted it last year .Anyone know what is causing it ? Thanks in advance
  Topic: Musty tasting beetroot
therickmoister

Replies: 0
Views: 1539

PostForum: Vegetable growing, fruit and allotments in Ireland   Posted: Wed Aug 12, 2009 4:51 pm   Subject: Musty tasting beetroot
I pulled some beetroot at the weekend and cooked it as instructed in the vegetable expert book. After cooking it there was a strong musty smell from it and it tasted musty. It was only slightly bigger ...
  Topic: SLUGSSSSS!
therickmoister

Replies: 38
Views: 41056

PostForum: Irish Weeds & Pests and Diseases of the garden.   Posted: Thu Aug 06, 2009 7:42 pm   Subject: SLUGSSSSS!
I got nematodes online from Mr. Middleton and I think they have the slug pellets you want as well. The nematodes only kill young slugs which are underground is my understanding which is open to correc ...
  Topic: Cold Frames
therickmoister

Replies: 1
Views: 2190

PostForum: Vegetable growing, fruit and allotments in Ireland   Posted: Wed Aug 05, 2009 12:58 pm   Subject: Cold Frames
I am new to all this and am so happy with the carrots I have grown .I am wondering if I was to use some old windows to make a cold frame would it be okay to plant carrots in it? Also are there any oth ...
 
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