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  • 07 Jul 2010
    We have had only one or two rainy periods for two months – with temperatures regularly reaching 28 degrees centigrade and warm windy days the allotments are turning to dust bowls. We have water tanks available on site but we cannot use hose ...

    Sunny 25°C / 77°F
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    03 Jul 2010
    I had been a bit too busy and should have repotted this pumpkin earlier. Given what had happened to the pumpkins last year I didn’t think that this one would even reach this level without some sign of mold or disease. (I think using a terr...

    Patio garden

    Overcast 17°C / 62°F
  • 07 Jul 2010
    Hi wondering if i can get some advice on how to trim back a tomato plant corectly? here in france some locals showed me there plants and they leave two stalks/stems and pinch everything else off even the leaves. and they do have alot of tomato so ...

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    06 Jul 2010
    This shrub was in my front garden when I moved here, but I have no idea what it is. It produced elongated red berries that stay through our cold winter.

    Frontyard garden

    Overcast 30°C / 86°F
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    05 Jul 2010
    I just collected the first seeds from the garden but I’m not sure how to store them? Is it ok to just pack them up and leave them in the shed for the winter or will frost kill them? Thanks for any advice :)

    27°C / 81°F
  • 06 Jul 2010
    Hi I’m a garden novice, so just looking for some basic advice here. So my zucchini & squash plants were planted just over a month ago. Recently, I have noticed the leaves are getting eaten. I didn’t want to use any pesticides on it...

    Sunny 31°C / 87°F
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    05 Jul 2010
    It’s been soooooo hot this week, but everything seems happy – though I’m a little worried about the sugar pumpkin. Just like last year, I’m getting yellowing and necrotic tissue on the margins of leaves near the center of t...

    Sugar Pumpkin Fruiting, Golden Treasure Pepper Ripening, Tomato 'Supersteak Hybrid' - m...

    Sunny 29°C / 84°F
  • 03 Jul 2010
    I have three coneflower ‘hot papaya’ plug size plants that i potted into larger pots about four weeks ago. does anyone know when I can plant them out into the border? Thanks!

    Partly Sunny 23°C / 73°F
  • 03 Jul 2010
    how long does it take for everlasting sweetpeas to reach their full height

  • 03 Jul 2010
    what is the best time to plant a mexican plum? the frost dates are 15 Nov. and 1 april.

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What's my plant?

Help other gardeners identify mystery plants in their gardens - take a look at the photos below and leave a comment with your guess.

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  • sphinxx's Tall tree like shrub
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  • nvabre's Niobe Clematis
  • msggoat's Mystery Plant
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