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Latest posts by centuri

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pruning wallflowers??

Posted: 14/06/2013 at 12:10

ok will do that .

pruning wallflowers??

Posted: 14/06/2013 at 08:47

What should I do with all my wall flowers do I prune them or pull the whole lot up and put them in the compost as they have finished flowering and are taking up the whole garden!!!

pruning clematis Montana

Posted: 23/05/2013 at 10:23

My beautiful 10 year old clematis Montana needs to be pruned! It grows up a wall and over the pergolas and is dense,About 20cm of dead wood underneath and an amazing bed of white flowers in bloom at the moment.I'm going to have to be firm with myself and cut it right down.when it finishs flowering. How far should  I go and will it survive a good prune.We will gain with more light in the kitchen but it will be a long time before I will get flowers like in the photo below Please send me courage gardeners


azalea has lost its leaves!!

Posted: 28/04/2013 at 11:29

Great news about my azelea which I finally dug it out of its container and found loads of vineweevils.Changed the earth and this morning it has started to produce new leaves!!!

azalea has lost its leaves!!

Posted: 08/03/2013 at 14:50

of course I forgot about the dreaded vinewweevils as I had quite a lot in all all my pots and completly forgot to look in the azelea pot !!!will do that now

azalea has lost its leaves!!

Posted: 07/03/2013 at 22:58

My 5 year old azalea has lost all its leaves this winter and its the first time this has happened.Its not dead as I scratched one of the branches which was still green but not sure what has happened to it

repairing lawn with seed

Posted: 07/03/2013 at 09:00

Busy lizzie you are in the country side but we are surrounded with houses and concrete and a  and my garden is protected with pollution But really we had some snow last month just enough to build a snowball !

repairing lawn with seed

Posted: 06/03/2013 at 18:31

 we won't get any more frost. I am 5 km out side Paris in Sevres and the daffs are starting to bloom but as you advise I will wait a bit longer

repairing lawn with seed

Posted: 06/03/2013 at 17:36

Is it too early to repair the lawn with grass seed as the grass is really in need of repair and there is more mud than grass after all the rain we have had.It was 16° today and I thought maybe it woild be ok to start sowing


Posted: 13/02/2013 at 15:38

what is "drought"!! just joking as it hasn't stoped raining where I live since october


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Discussions started by centuri

phlox leaves turning brown

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pale yellow leaves on climbing rose

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trachelospermum infected

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Azalea leaves not looking good!!

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phlox dying

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pruning wallflowers??

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pruning clematis Montana

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azalea has lost its leaves!!

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repairing lawn with seed

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clematis cuttings

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star jasmin loosin leaves

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