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07/05/2014 at 12:46
Hi all, I'm new to this forum (and gardening in general) but my dad bought a couple of plants last year from a charity shop but the shop didn't know what they were and now he has gave me the task to try and find out. After looking through numerous amounts of photos I've admitted defeat and am stumped as to what they may be so thought I'd join a forum and ask others for help. I can't find anywhere, where I can add photos to this thread so firstly, can anybody tell me how I'd do that? Ha Ha. Thanks.
07/05/2014 at 12:51

Daniel if you're on a PC you'll see a picture of a tree above the text box where you type you're bits and pieces, just click on that and then select which pic you want to upload and the rest I'm sure you'll know!

07/05/2014 at 12:54
Ahhh ok thanks, so I'd have to go on to a PC to do it rather than my phone.. I'll quickly try now before I have to go to work!
07/05/2014 at 13:08










 here we go, anybody any ideas?

07/05/2014 at 13:19

First is a Rhododendron, second is an azalea, although which variety they are I don't know as there are over a thousand different varieties.

07/05/2014 at 14:02
Ahhh ok thanks, so I'd have to go on to a PC to do it rather than my phone.. I'll quickly try now before I have to go to work!
07/05/2014 at 14:24

Dan sorry didn't mean to sound as though you can only do this on a PC but that's they only way I do it and the way I knew, I've no idea how to do it by other means than the PC but others on here will be able to help you with that although I see you already have the ID's you needed so that's great. Pretty Azalea's

08/05/2014 at 17:22
Wow quick work! Thanks dave!

It's ok heather, I think that is the only way you can do it actually.
But thanks for your help anyway as I wouldn't have got them photos up otherwise haha
08/05/2014 at 17:58

Well hello this is my first contact with this forum and was wondering if anyone knows what this tree is.The gardens are at Kenward House in Hampstead London.

Many thanks in advance






08/05/2014 at 18:11

Dan, you will need to plant your two shrubs in ericaecous soil, it doesnt like lime!

08/05/2014 at 18:14

Bionicman, welcome.

you need to start a new thread or your question will get lost

08/05/2014 at 18:24

..that one is a Davidia involucrata...pocket handerkerchief tree...

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