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12/04/2013 at 20:52

Silver Surfer can you see the pics I have posted above? I had to laugh at you saying we;ve done well to get lovely catkins, the poor thing is more than neglected, completly left to do its own thing for the last 3 years! Its looks fab in winter with xmas lights on it

12/04/2013 at 20:52

Also can we move it now, or is it too late for this season?

12/04/2013 at 21:53

Yes Olivedog. If you don't move it before the leaves come on it will be harder to keep lively. Hazels do have a big root quite early in life. Try not to damage it.

12/04/2013 at 23:19

Hiya, - just nosying in.....Just in front of the Hazel, in the 2nd pic I spotted a long leaf that looks like Carex Pendula !   It has ridges the length of the leaf.  I made the mistake a few years ago of planting this grass, and have rued the day !  It has seeded itself all over the place and has become a nuisance.  I am at the moment pulling seedlings to incinerate..........beware !  The best place for it is the bonfire.

12/04/2013 at 23:31

Thanks Sam12, there is a whole load of stuff around it that needs clearing, its about the only stuff the chickens haven't demolished! Will removed asap thanks

12/04/2013 at 23:52

Chickens are good !  They are just about the only predators of vine weevil - for a start.....I LIKE chickens.

12/10/2013 at 09:45

im panicking now cos we have a twisted willow out the front of our house... didnt realise it was going to get that big argggg... how can we stop it from getting too big?

04/04/2014 at 16:13

I was about to ask the same question. I have just bought a twisted willow and googled for information and found this thread..... I'd also like to know if it will it grow in a north facing garden that gets some sun morning and evening?

04/04/2014 at 16:19

Sc0tland, welcome, do willows grow anywhere near where you live?

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