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Archive for September, 2014


   Sep 10

Your Questions About Gardening

John asks… What’s a great blog or other site which shows fun activities you can do at home with kids? I’m trying to get my 4 & a half year old niece off of electronics I’m trying to introduce her to the type of fun I always had as a kid, not the standard stuff [...]

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   Sep 09

Your Questions About Gardening

Sandra asks… Does a mushroom grow its own food? Does the fern that grown on a cactus reproduce? GardenersCardiff answers: Mushrooms are categorize in fungi and by no means produce their own food. They are exclusively hetrotrophs. So long as ferns are concerned they reproduce by forming spores. But if you think the ferns are [...]

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   Sep 08

Your Questions About Gardening

Carol asks… Garden ornaments….statues……Backdrop ideas…? I wish to purchase a garden ornament but dont just want to stand it on its own looking boring in my garden. Im trying to find some inspiration for backdrops from the net but cant find any. AND my PC is so slow I wonder if anyone can send me [...]

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   Sep 07

Your Questions About Gardening

Susan asks… I want to grow my own herbs? Where can i find seeds or starters, for basil, rosemary and the such? GardenersCardiff answers: Your local garden center or nursery. And come spring, often even home improvement stores that have “home & garden” section will have both plants and seeds. Ken asks… Growing herbs in [...]

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   Sep 06

Your Questions About Gardening

William asks… Wind spinners/garden windmills? Hi, Does anyone know where i can buy online in the uk the coloured wind spinners or garden windmills that are very bright and colourful??? GardenersCardiff answers: Premier Wind Generators – Wind Spinners – Garden Pinwheels – Lawn Ornaments Premier Wind Generators. Giant-sized decorative windmills that command attention! … Think [...]

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   Sep 05

Your Questions About Gardening

Betty asks… Growing Weed all up in the woods? wan’t to get some deep c batteries hooked up to a hid light on a timer attached to a wind generator and a submersible pump in a bucket of water on a timer as well to water my weeeed. What do you think dig? GardenersCardiff answers: [...]

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   Sep 04

Your Questions About Gardening

Mark asks… What equipment would i need to supply electric to my garden shed? GardenersCardiff answers: If you are on a very limited budget, then you can simply buy a pre-wired kit which plugs into an outside socket. These are a dead simple, but not particularly effective, alternative to fixed wiring. They will give you [...]

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   Sep 03

Your Questions About Gardening

Joseph asks… growing reshi mushrooms? what do you use to grow it on GardenersCardiff answers: Click on the link below and read to get some information = http://www.ehow.com/how_6138889_grow-reishi-mushrooms.html Also use ‘Reishi mushroom cultivation’ as the key words and do google search OR yahoo search on your own . You will get more information and photos [...]

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   Sep 02

Your Questions About Gardening

Paul asks… Flower Border garden tips.? What are the some of the main rules or guidelines for creating a good attractive border garden? Including elements like spacing, bunching, colors, heights, species etc. I have a space that is 10 feet wide and 12 feet long between the fence and the street. Thanks in advance. GardenersCardiff [...]

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   Sep 01

Your Questions About Gardening

Charles asks… why is it illegal to grow my own weed? as it wont effect the cotton industry GardenersCardiff answers: Good question, as it is legal in many places served by this forum. In many applications it’s superior to cotton. In most states, a judge and jury would have to be pretty stoned to believe [...]

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