Monthly Archives: September 2013

RHS blog competiton

Dear followers and readers of silverbells steps out, Here is some information which may be of interest to you. The Royal Horticultural Society is running a blog competition, which finishes on 30 September, but which you still have time to … Continue reading

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Do slugs like tomatoes?

I’ve clearly got an athletic slug with a taste for red tomatoes. Or there is something else that deposits slime as it munches on my produce! Continue reading

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Onions in the compost heap

Onions growing in my compost heap – now replanted elsewhere to see what happens! Continue reading

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My ‘frog’ is hibernating – I think

At last, I got a photo of my frog! Continue reading

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It’s deciduous!!!

Fingers crossed my Japanese maple is well but looking a bit odd just because it is deciduous! Continue reading

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A fallen apple

We’ve been experiencing strong winds over the last couple of days and these have taken their toll on the apple tree. Continue reading

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Next year’s seeds

Fifty pence a packet for next years’ seeds – how could I say no?! Continue reading

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