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by bobbyd44
Wed Dec 14, 2011 8:57 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Harry's been busy - building a hothouse.
Replies: 18
Views: 1024

Re: Harry's been busy - building a hothouse.

looks great will be able to rent winter space out heheh,.....25£ square foot... :lol:
by bobbyd44
Fri Dec 09, 2011 11:24 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Nana's in bedroom - no other choice!
Replies: 46
Views: 2010

Re: Nana's in bedroom - no other choice!

watered sparingly as they flopped... nothing good comes of flopping in the bedroom
by bobbyd44
Fri Dec 09, 2011 8:35 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Nana's in bedroom - no other choice!
Replies: 46
Views: 2010

Re: Nana's in bedroom - no other choice!

2nd year running for me..bananas in the bedroom!!! literally
by bobbyd44
Thu Nov 03, 2011 10:37 pm
Forum: Bananas and relatives (including Canna, Ginger, Heliconia etc)
Topic: Sikkimensis red overwintering advice?
Replies: 21
Views: 1269

Re: Sikkimensis red overwintering advice?

manged to get mine through last winter potted up and in the dining room...a sunny room and had the radiator as normal watered slightly got a few small leaves but its been out all summer and done ok...
by bobbyd44
Thu Sep 08, 2011 9:38 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: HTUK on Twitter
Replies: 12
Views: 592

Re: HTUK on Twitter

twitter is a great way of keeping up would def be a good idea
by bobbyd44
Mon Aug 29, 2011 9:55 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: some pics of my garden.
Replies: 17
Views: 687

Re: some pics of my garden.

looks great, very leafy just what i like..also i really like the lotus maculatus
fantastic looking plant.. icon_thumleft
by bobbyd44
Tue Aug 23, 2011 7:36 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Nuts about Jungles - The Blog
Replies: 85
Views: 9595

Re: Nuts about Jungles - The Blog

looks great.. nice to have the path meandering through.. icon_thumleft
by bobbyd44
Sun Aug 21, 2011 2:42 pm
Forum: Growing tips, hints, and discussions
Topic: All compost appears to be peat free nowadays
Replies: 19
Views: 1920

Re: All compost appears to be peat free nowadays

love the smell of peat on the fire!!!! irish inlaws still bring the sod over great stuff..
by bobbyd44
Fri Aug 19, 2011 8:39 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Arbutus unedo
Replies: 14
Views: 1022

Re: Arbutus unedo

mine stuggled through lst winter.. grown back though.. one at chester zoo is fantastic..
by bobbyd44
Wed Aug 17, 2011 9:56 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: August photos
Replies: 26
Views: 1313

Re: August photos

yes looks great.. some good growth can tell the plants are settled..
by bobbyd44
Wed Aug 17, 2011 10:41 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Looking for my last (large) Trachycarpus
Replies: 40
Views: 1248

Re: Looking for my last (large) Trachycarpus

must add that was with the 20% discount but still great plants
by bobbyd44
Tue Aug 16, 2011 9:32 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Looking for my last (large) Trachycarpus
Replies: 40
Views: 1248

Re: Looking for my last (large) Trachycarpus

i got 2 of akamba trachies this spring very fat trunks and full crowns... very nice 90cm trunk £120 great plants
by bobbyd44
Sun Aug 07, 2011 7:10 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Paulownia cuttings
Replies: 3
Views: 327

Re: Paulownia cuttings

i potted up some roots from one i moved earlier in the year, its doing really well..
by bobbyd44
Fri Aug 05, 2011 4:45 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Anyone been to grasslands nursery in Knutsford?
Replies: 9
Views: 508

Re: Anyone been to grasslands nursery in Knutsford?

i was tempted by the pineapple tree.. for £35