Bamboo
  • Member for 9 years, 6 months
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  • London, United Kingdom
Are questions about installing artificial plants on-topic?
11 votes

I see no reason why artificial turf questions should not be allowed. Its use is increasing in the UK, particularly since the advent of really good look alike artificial grass, and even the RHS allowed ...

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Any ideas why we have so few questions even with rising traffic?
11 votes

15th July, 2012 - On one of the UK gardening sites I belong to, we have had a sudden influx from 14th July of questions from people living in America - seems the site was mentioned on a radio ...

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How can we get more knowledgeable answers to questions?
8 votes

I suppose I could be considered an expert in gardening because I did the study and have qualifications, though I don't like the term. The point about horticulture is its variable, its not like coding -...

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What's the best way to promote more high rep users?
6 votes

Well I must just be weird - I don't contribute because of the votes at all, evidenced by my presence on three other sites where there is no voting system. I do it because I'm bored a lot of the time, ...

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Any ideas why we have so few questions even with rising traffic?
4 votes

Sorry if this is a bit cheeky for someone so new to contribute to this, but ordinary gardeners do have plenty of problems in their gardens. I've spent enough time on ordinary gardening websites to ...

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How should the help center let our users know they should add location data where appropriate?
3 votes

'When appropriate' - if it's a question about plants or gardening, it's always appropriate, no question about that. Knowing where someone is gives all sorts of information to anyone who wants to ...

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What's the maximum size of the garden so I can ask questions here?
2 votes

Your question is difficult to answer because there are too many variables and it's not 100% clear what you're asking. "Too big" for what? You say if you build a 'small' house, but that means we don't ...

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How can we improve quality in the [identification] tag?
1 votes

In my professional experience, people ask the name of a plant (or ID) because they just want to know what the hell is growing in that corner, or what the plant they've just been given is, or whether ...

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