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We have one of your 8 by 4 raised beds. Please can you advise us on the distance we should leave between an existing mixed border (bushes, flowers, some trees - all very sparse because of thin soil) and the raised bed.
I would like more information about how the gripple wire tensioner works please. 1. Do I have to use it with the rope wire shown in your picture or will plain wire work too? 2. How does it tighten the wire to re-tension it?
Please could you advise me which slot and lock connectors I would need to make a frame similar to GPL-092 Easy Bean System.
I am hoping you can give me some advice about my tomatoes. I have just planted four very healthy looking tomatoes plants into two of your Tomato Success Kits. Within two days the top four leaves on one of the plants have started to turn yellow. The yellowing has started in the centre of each leaf and seems to radiate out from the veins.
Because of the nature of my garden I am unable to construct a fruit cage and can only individually protect each fruit bush ( I have 5 currant and 3 blueberries bushes) can you advise which of your netting products would be suitable for draping over each bush to protect them from birds