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by dorothy
Mon Mar 28, 2011 10:26 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Ensete v maurelli Verses Tandarra Red and other landraces
Replies: 53
Views: 2065

Re: maurelli V Tandarra Red

Gosh cannot believe how big they have grown in such a short space of time :shock:
by dorothy
Mon Mar 28, 2011 10:17 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Beds nearly ready
Replies: 11
Views: 533

Re: Beds nearly ready

Hi it looks great.Suppose I ought to be thinking of getting my garden ready for when I hopefully start to put my plants in.Thing is I work long hours and when I get home I am on this site all the time trying to learn :D

Dorothy
by dorothy
Mon Mar 28, 2011 9:49 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Canna
Replies: 46
Views: 2251

Re: Canna

Hi thanks for your replies.Think I will bring them into the lounge at night and then back into the conservatory during the day.Problem is the weather is so up and down atm.Some days I cannot sit in the conservatory it is so hot yet is cooling down a fair bit in the evening.Think I may have to look i...
by dorothy
Mon Mar 28, 2011 9:48 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Canna
Replies: 46
Views: 2251

Re: Canna

Hi thanks for your replies.Think I will bring them into the lounge at night and then back into the conservatory during the day.Problem is the weather is so up and down atm.Some days I cannot sit in the conservatory it is so hot yet is cooling down a fair bit in the evening.Think I may have to look i...
by dorothy
Sun Mar 27, 2011 10:40 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Canna
Replies: 46
Views: 2251

Re: Canna

Hi I have attempted to grow some canna seed.I have nicked the shells, put them in water for a couple of days and then into compost with a bag over the pots.I have them in my conservatory which has been warm but the temp does drop at night.Am I doing it right because I would love to have some plants ...
by dorothy
Sun Mar 27, 2011 8:58 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Lessons learned so far this year.
Replies: 67
Views: 2395

Re: Lessons learned so far this year.

Oh dear that must be so upsetting for you all :shock: I have just decided that this is the year I am going to have a tropical garden.Never had one before so total beginner and must admit your comments are a bit disconcerting.Hopefully you will all have better luck this year.

Dorothy :)
by dorothy
Sun Mar 27, 2011 8:28 pm
Forum: New Members Introduce yourself here ;-) (public)
Topic: Hi I am Dorothy from Nottingham
Replies: 19
Views: 962

Hi I am Dorothy from Nottingham

Hi to everyone! We moved into our new house a year ago.The garden is not very big and it is more of a cottage garden.Whilst it is lovely, I have decided that I would like a more tropical garden with loads of big plants.I have never done anything like this before so it is all new to me.I have been lo...