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  1. runner beans

    by , 28-06-2010 at 10:13 PM
    After looking 4 a bit of info myself , I noticed that a few of u were struggling on tying up u r bean stick top,s . The easiest way i found was 2 hold 4 stick,s together at the same time ,then put all the butt ends against a wall while still holding sticks roughly 18 inche,s from the top end then tape them together .Once they are firm tie them off with a bit of string / or tying wire .Then lift up into position and use as a wigwam shape and push firmly into the soil about a foot or so . Hope this ...
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  2. apple tree

    by , 27-06-2010 at 12:27 PM
    I have a young dwarf apple tree and i prunned the top 4 inches off last late last summer and this year had no pest problems at all.
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  3. polytunnel

    by , 23-06-2010 at 07:30 PM
    i got a polytunnel this year for the 1st time and have planted tomatoes french beans sweetcorn pumkins which is well established. ive always grew tomatoes but as for everything else im a beginner and in the need of help. can anyone advise me on wot to do i will put photos on tomorow
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  4. Video: BBC Gardeners' World Live 2010

    by , 21-06-2010 at 04:08 PM
    I went to the show last week and this is my video of the day.
    YouTube - Kanal von meandmyallotment2010
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  5. Bit of a gap!

    by , 21-06-2010 at 10:05 AM (Lot Valley Garden)
    I haven't done a blog entry for a while ...mainly because
    a.the weather has been lousy - very wet for May/June and gardening has been erratic on the land -altho all the broad beans are now eaten and the first earlies should be harvested etc etc ....loads of tomatoes planted tho'.
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    b. the pool is still not finished and there has been work on and off for weeks and weeks and weeks which means i havent been able to garden at all in the back garden.
    Pool is still unfinished ...
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