• How do I stop cats and/or dogs using my garden as a toilet?

    I have a lawned open plan front garden and a walled back garden with a lawn and bedding areas. Both the lawns and flower beds get used as a toilet. I have tried putting "prickle strips" on top of the wall, the cats now go over or under the wooden gates. I am getting fed up of having to "poop patrol" before I mow the lawn or... show more
    I have a lawned open plan front garden and a walled back garden with a lawn and bedding areas. Both the lawns and flower beds get used as a toilet. I have tried putting "prickle strips" on top of the wall, the cats now go over or under the wooden gates. I am getting fed up of having to "poop patrol" before I mow the lawn or the kids use the garden.
    16 answers · Garden & Landscape · 7 years ago
  • Can anyone help with my Pachira or Braided Money Tree?

    It is about 4 or 5 years old and has a sticky substance on the leaves, it first appeared in the summer.Several leaves have shed, but it still has several green ones. It used to have 4 braids but one died about a year ago so I took it out. I water it about once a week, it lives in the conservatory so gets plenty of sun. Does any one know what the... show more
    It is about 4 or 5 years old and has a sticky substance on the leaves, it first appeared in the summer.Several leaves have shed, but it still has several green ones. It used to have 4 braids but one died about a year ago so I took it out. I water it about once a week, it lives in the conservatory so gets plenty of sun. Does any one know what the sticky stuff could be? How do I get rid of it? Or is my plant dying?
    2 answers · Garden & Landscape · 7 years ago