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by The Chili Monster
Sun Feb 12, 2006 3:26 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Getting rid of ants
Replies: 20
Views: 10777

Ants are not fond of citrus (allegedly). It has been suggested that a mixture of citrus peel and water, concocted in a blender, applied around the base of the plant will deter them. :dontknow: I confess that I have not tried this, and anyways I need all the peels I can get for my recently inaugurate...
by The Chili Monster
Sun Feb 12, 2006 3:08 pm
Forum: What's in the pot? Recipes and anything about Cooking
Topic: Making chocolate -help required!
Replies: 22
Views: 7641

Making chocolate -help required!

Hi all

would like to attempt to make chili chocolate bars ... but haven't a clue how to make chocolate.
All tips gratefully received.
by The Chili Monster
Sun Feb 12, 2006 2:41 pm
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: Can i start planting seeds now.
Replies: 24
Views: 7731

In addition to the 10 varieties of chili peppers that I've got already on the go I have planted some flat-leaf parsley, thyme, tarragon, dill, mint, chives, sweet peppers and tomatoes, much of which has already germinated. Since my plan to fetch seaweed from the beach today has been thwarted by the ...
by The Chili Monster
Sun Feb 05, 2006 11:41 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hello
Replies: 15
Views: 5356

Hi all & thanks for the warm welcome. In reply to Your post, Andy, I grow my chili pepper plants outside. Although not obligatory, containers (20 ") are best if you plan to overwinter (but that's a topic in its own right!). Choose a sunny spot that offers some protection from the wind. Chi...
by The Chili Monster
Sun Feb 05, 2006 1:39 pm
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: Organic?
Replies: 37
Views: 12887

Shirlz2005 - you can order by mail UK produced, organic pumpkin and sunflower seeds from www.mrseeds.co.uk
by The Chili Monster
Sun Feb 05, 2006 1:17 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hello
Replies: 15
Views: 5356

Hi Shirlz2005

I live just east of Brighton.
by The Chili Monster
Sun Feb 05, 2006 12:53 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hello
Replies: 15
Views: 5356

Hello

Hi all

I have been growing chili plants here on the south coast for about five years now. I've finally got my act together and am primed to grow my chilis organically from this year. 8)
Additionally, I've taken the plunge and am growing herbs (various, edible) and sweet peppers.

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