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by newton
March 4th, 2016, 11:41 pm
Forum: Lawn/Grass
Topic: Top dressing my Lawn
Replies: 3
Views: 1702

Top dressing my Lawn

Salaams I am In Jhelum Pakistan for a few more days and I have noticed that my lawn (of fine dhaka) is getting slight bumps and dips. I am considering top dressing it now so that the area is somewhat levelled and the grass gets new organic matter at the soil level. The mixture I use in the UK is 1 p...
by newton
February 29th, 2016, 9:32 pm
Forum: Trees & Shrubs
Topic: Pruned or ruined orange trees?
Replies: 17
Views: 4354

Re: Pruned or ruined orange trees?

There will be dormant buds within the remaining trunk that are likely to now break bud. You can apply a chuna whitewash to minimise any effects of the hot sun. Untill a canopy is formed Generally citrus trees only need minimal pruning. shape the tree or remove diseased weak or criss crossing gr...
by newton
February 26th, 2016, 9:29 pm
Forum: Pests and Diseases
Topic: Are these leeches ?
Replies: 11
Views: 1932

Re: Are these leeches ?

Old sour milk or yoghurt will work also
by newton
February 22nd, 2016, 11:07 pm
Forum: Lawn/Grass
Topic: !!!!Help and suggestion for New Lawn
Replies: 13
Views: 4036

Re: !!!!Help and suggestion for New Lawn

What types of weeds and grass is growing wild in your locality. For instance on roadside verges and non cultivated lands. If you can identify the wild species you may be able to source the nearest hybridised species for best results.

Is your grass seed source reliable?
by newton
February 18th, 2016, 2:12 am
Forum: Plant Identification
Topic: name it plz
Replies: 2
Views: 930

Re: name it plz

by newton
February 16th, 2016, 2:51 am
Forum: Questions and Problems
Topic: Bulbs purchase
Replies: 1
Views: 851

Bulbs purchase

Aslamalaykum fellow forum members My apologies for my absence from the forums but I have been preoccupied in latter montgs with my sons wedding and business interests of late. I have recently arrived back in jhelum pakistan from UK. Tempted as usual with plant collecting passion I have brought with ...
by newton
January 31st, 2016, 4:57 am
Forum: Brig Arif's Garden
Topic: My Garden My home
Replies: 50
Views: 7641

Re: My Garden My home

by newton
November 5th, 2015, 5:41 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: 65 WAR
Replies: 20
Views: 7895

Re: 65 WAR


Thank you for sharing that information with Arif Sb

It is a treasured memory that is beneficial to a lot of people now and in the future.

I am in Pakistan for ten days between 10th and 21st Novemeber all being well

by newton
June 5th, 2015, 1:22 pm
Forum: What is blooming in your Garden?
Topic: My rooftop container garden
Replies: 200
Views: 17478

Re: My rooftop container garden

If you can show some pictures of your drip irrigation system it would be most usefull...thanks for sharing your impressive set up
by newton
June 4th, 2015, 1:05 am
Forum: Farhan Ahmed's Cottage Garden
Topic: Garden Log 2014-15
Replies: 207
Views: 18376

Re: Garden Log 2014-15

Try the pansari in your local bazaar

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