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"You do like that cricketer don't you Elaine! I'm still trying to get my hands on an…"

Phil replied Dec 29, 2016 to STAR GOOSEBERRY

16 Dec 29, 2016
Reply by Christa

"Thanks for posting this Darren. I got this lovely yam from Susanne's garden at her G…"

Phil replied Dec 10, 2016 to Darren & Diannes yam growing experiment /Why not join us

11 Dec 11, 2016

"Good to know Darren. Rob gave me some and I thought they tasted very nice but was pu…"

Phil replied Nov 12, 2016 to Cabbage White Butterfly Predator - Cotesia glomerata

19 Nov 12, 2016
Reply by Rob Collings

"Gruesome but I won't be shedding any tears for those caterpillar pests"

Phil replied Nov 10, 2016 to Cabbage White Butterfly Predator - Cotesia glomerata

19 Nov 12, 2016
Reply by Rob Collings

"Hope you find a home for your birds Lissa. Long living aren't they. If nobody will t…"

Phil replied Oct 2, 2016 to RETIREMENT HOME WANTED FOR FOUR OLD COCKATIELS - gone to good home.

4 Oct 9, 2016
Reply by Lissa

"Not sure how you did it in such a short time but do you know James if you slow it do…"

Phil replied Sep 18, 2016 to By Jove I Think I've Done it Watson

5 Sep 18, 2016
Reply by Dave Riley

"Thanks for posting this Lissa. As I often eat my green leafy vegetables raw its good…"

Phil replied Sep 18, 2016 to SWEETLEAF

4 Sep 18, 2016
Reply by Lissa

"I'll be interested to see if this works as I have cabbage white infestations regular…"

Phil replied Sep 11, 2016 to BUTTERFLY ON A STICK - cabbage white deterrent....hopefully

14 Sep 13, 2016

"I think it will be up to one of us to give it a go. Any idea how much Go Green nurse…"

Phil replied Aug 27, 2016 to Camellia sinensis

10 Dec 20, 2016
Reply by Rob Collings

"Thanks Mary-Ann. I'm happy to wait and in any case you may find you need all your se…"

Phil replied Aug 22, 2016 to mouse melon and Achocha ( caigura or Bolivian cucmber )

24 Mar 6, 2020
Reply by Valerie


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Vetiver grass helps to stabilise soil and protects it against erosion.  It can protect against pests and weeds. Vetiver is also used as animal feed. (Wiki.)

GrowVetiver is a plant nursery run by Dave & Keir Riley that harvests and grows Vetiver grass for local community applications and use. It is based in Beachmere, just north of Brisbane, Australia.

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