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by Jay71
Thu Oct 10, 2013 10:16 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: My garden before work starts.
Replies: 79
Views: 3033

Re: My garden before work starts.

fern Rob wrote:
Jay71 wrote::lol: I think I will Rob lol. A tree fern is on the cards for sure, that will be the end of this month. Bananas don't really take my fancy . I was thinking more cannas or gingers my self.
Have you decided on a tree fern?
Yes Rob. I shall definitely be having one mate.
by Jay71
Tue Oct 08, 2013 8:30 pm
Forum: HTUK Member Blogs
Topic: Fern Robs Blog
Replies: 1027
Views: 30006

Re: Fern Robs Blog

Do you have any of these Rob. Thanks for the website, il look them up.
by Jay71
Mon Oct 07, 2013 8:22 am
Forum: HTUK Member Blogs
Topic: Fern Robs Blog
Replies: 1027
Views: 30006

Re: Fern Robs Blog

Are D Squarrosa easy to pick up. Quite like the look of these.
by Jay71
Mon Oct 07, 2013 7:56 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: My garden before work starts.
Replies: 79
Views: 3033

Re: My garden before work starts.

:lol: I think I will Rob lol. A tree fern is on the cards for sure, that will be the end of this month. Bananas don't really take my fancy . I was thinking more cannas or gingers my self.
by Jay71
Sun Oct 06, 2013 8:36 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: My garden before work starts.
Replies: 79
Views: 3033

Re: My garden before work starts.

fern Rob wrote:The gardens going very well. Just need some plants now :D
Cheers Rob.
So much to choose from though. I change my mind about stuff all the time lol.
by Jay71
Sun Oct 06, 2013 5:41 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Flowering Canna Musafolia Grande!
Replies: 13
Views: 586

Re: Flowering Canna Musafolia Grande!

Looks nice , will it come back each year.
by Jay71
Sun Oct 06, 2013 4:47 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: My garden before work starts.
Replies: 79
Views: 3033

Re: My garden before work starts.

Wow It's looking great,have you done the work yourself? I wouldn't like to guess how much it has cost :ahhh!: .Ready for the planting now ...? or will you wait until Spring icon_scratch Thanks mate. I got some one in to do it, I'd be doing it up until Xmas if it was me plus I don't think it would l...
by Jay71
Sun Oct 06, 2013 3:33 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: My garden before work starts.
Replies: 79
Views: 3033

Re: My garden before work starts.

Hi all. Just a up date on my garden. Just about done it now and more or less ready to prepare it and plan out what to have and where. Not much room at all as you can see the greenhouse has taken up a lot of room so the only space I have is down the side of the fence and at the back of the greenhouse...
by Jay71
Fri Sep 27, 2013 6:52 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: My garden before work starts.
Replies: 79
Views: 3033

Re: My garden before work starts.

Started on the garden yesterday. Putting the fence up and getting ready for the decking. It's not going to leave much room but I'm sure I can fill it. And a few Lilly's that have opened. I go on holiday today so we not see it until we are back but it's coming together now. Can't wait to start puttin...
by Jay71
Wed Sep 25, 2013 3:49 pm
Forum: New Members Introduce yourself here ;-) (public)
Topic: Hi from sunny Essex!
Replies: 21
Views: 1225

Re: Hi from sunny Essex!

Hi. Your garden looks fantastic . Very very nice.
by Jay71
Sat Sep 21, 2013 5:48 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: B&Q Plants
Replies: 28
Views: 1794

Re: B&Q Plants

Called in at B&Q this afternoon for some compost Palm were still half price and were still not selling.... Caught the garden supervisor and persuaded him to reduce some plants for me to 80 p/c of pot price Picked up £324 worth of plant for £52 Including a £59.99 Trachycarpus for £10 and a £59.99 Ch...
by Jay71
Fri Sep 20, 2013 4:46 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: My tiki hut on the cheap....
Replies: 81
Views: 4627

Re: My tiki hut on the cheap....

That's pretty impressive Stevie. Good job mate. Looks good.
by Jay71
Thu Sep 19, 2013 4:35 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Dahlia Tubers from Seed
Replies: 7
Views: 408

Re: Dahlia Tubers from Seed

You got your money's worth there pete. That's not bad at all.
by Jay71
Sun Sep 15, 2013 1:34 pm
Forum: Palms (including Cycads and Cordyline)
Topic: Trachycarpus wagnerianus
Replies: 10
Views: 858

Re: Trachycarpus wagnerianus

Just a quick question on the Trachycarpus wagnerianus. How dose it cope over the winter period. Is their any protection any one uses for the frost and during winter or are they pretty good in the winter. Just asking because of mine iv just got . Would hate to loose it. Iv looked up about them and t...
by Jay71
Sun Sep 15, 2013 1:32 pm
Forum: Palms (including Cycads and Cordyline)
Topic: Trachycarpus wagnerianus
Replies: 10
Views: 858

Re: Trachycarpus wagnerianus

I've found that they are just as hardy as their big brother. I have not given any winter protection to mine at all and I've had them planted for 15 plus years now. The 'Waggy' is the second from left. I should be ok then. It's a nice size so should be ok. What other palm trees have you got in the p...