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new black limestone patio

hi all i had done some research on black limestone as never laid one before so thought i would do one in my own garden, despite the pitfalls of fading etc which i was going to sort anyway... ( thank god its mine lets say ) delivery arrived and to…

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Angela Sharp replied to Green Girl Garden Care's discussion Favourite seasonal maintenance task you look forward to
"I've taken cuttings a few times for my own purposes I must say. Just one of them is a nice small purple leaved weigela which flowered for the first time this year. And I took lots of cuttings of a very pretty semi double clematis montana a couple of…"
2 hours ago
Angela Sharp replied to Green Girl Garden Care's discussion Favourite seasonal maintenance task you look forward to
"Oh, yes. I like doing that too. I have rescued a favourite Christmas cactus most recently where she'd nearly drowned it by putting it in a second pot without drainage holes. I put lots of leaves in pots, and at least 6 of them have taken.
I am also…"
2 hours ago
Richard Gadsby replied to Richard Gadsby's discussion Weibang mulcher
"Well I got itchy fingers on the mower website......

So I've bought the weibang and now time will tell.

Before anyone says I should buy from a dealer in person the only place within reasonable driving distance that's sells them sold me that stupid…"
2 hours ago
Angela Sharp replied to Green Girl Garden Care's discussion Favourite seasonal maintenance task you look forward to
"I find they rarely are, I've noticed that with clients where i'm not responsible for the lawn and they've employed a lawn specialist company. They often make comments that suggest they feel surprised about there not being an instant fix for their la…"
2 hours ago
Richard Gadsby replied to Graham Wright's discussion Commercial mower for gardens with steps
"In that case get the etesia hydro.
Massive back wheels on it.
Only real issue is that it weighs about 2 tonnes"
3 hours ago
John Fulton replied to Green Girl Garden Care's discussion Favourite seasonal maintenance task you look forward to
"I enjoy taking a neglected patch , blank canvassing it then creating some definition , no matter how small it's alway's very satisfying .  
You obviously have a good eye and a steady hand for trimming box , It looks very nice , I cut a long length o…"
4 hours ago
Gary RK replied to Jonathan Murray's discussion Website
"If the posts/topics are under the 'Business Objective Group' heading on the front page then yes, you'll need to be a premium member.

If you're talking about posts in the main forum where the members avatar has Pro overlaid in it, then you should ha…"
4 hours ago
Jonathan Murray replied to Jonathan Murray's discussion Website
"The icons seem to have pro written on them.
Is it because I'm not a pro member (Subscriber)
Chers"
4 hours ago
Green Girl Garden Care replied to Green Girl Garden Care's discussion Favourite seasonal maintenance task you look forward to
"Yes hedge cutter a definite for this garden as this in the picture is probably a quarter of what they have."
5 hours ago
Green Girl Garden Care replied to Green Girl Garden Care's discussion Favourite seasonal maintenance task you look forward to
"I've never done this for a customer but did try out taking cuttings of a lovely pink lavender from a customers garden and I now have 5 great plants in my own garden :-)"
5 hours ago
Graham Wright replied to Graham Wright's discussion Commercial mower for gardens with steps
"Well I try not to bump, just gently ease the mower up and down steps."
5 hours ago
Graham Wright replied to Graham Wright's discussion Commercial mower for gardens with steps
"It doesn't need to be particularly light, just be able to be pulled backwards up steps, so the back wheels need to protude out of the back of the machine to allow this."
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