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Preparing to build the nursery and weekend purchases

Preparing to build the nursery and weekend purchases

23 Aug, '140 Comments

Alright guys. I went out this morning and got the material to build my nursery. I’ll put it together this afternoon and it will be the subject of a future episode. I also took the opportunity to buy some plants: a fig tree, a cheeko tree, an adenium, an indoor fern and a few flowering […]

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MGS S01E02 – The Seeds Selection

MGS S01E02 – The Seeds Selection

12 Aug, '140 Comments

Welcome to the second episode of the Mahmood’s Garden Show. In this episode, I discuss probably every gardener’s passion for collecting seeds and plants in general and share with you some of my horde. I also ask for your opinions to help me design my flower beds this season. Feel free to respond to topics […]

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Progress report – 071019

Progress report – 071019

19 Oct, '070 Comments

Remember I said before that I thought the lawn was being over-watered? Well last night I determined to find out by how much, and that meant donning the swimming trunks on (is that picture firmly in your mind yet? Good! :twisted:) and turned on the sprinkler system and investigated each zone separately. I determined that […]

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The poppies didn’t work

19 Oct, '070 Comments

I planted three kinds of poppies in seed trays on Sept 21st and none of them came up. Unfortunately I have had to give up on them; the ones I tried were: [TABLE=3] I think the reason they failed is probably due to (1) over watering, and (2) overzealous with the plant food! Even others […]

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Seeds planted

Seeds planted

6 Jan, '079 Comments

The weather is finally good enough to plant the seeds my friend Patty sent me last summer. I’ve put each packet in an individual planter and tagged them. Now, I just have to wait a few weeks to hopefully realise the investment. Needless to say, I’ll keep you posted!

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