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GARDENING MOBILITY AID

Posted: 09/09/2013 at 16:36

Pmsl Charlie. I'd love to play on one of those but not in the garden. You must be ex army! 

Plant Identification please

Posted: 09/09/2013 at 16:19

Yes variegated plant is Fuchsia...Tom West I believe and is hardy.

Apricot tree ( smallish)

Posted: 09/09/2013 at 16:10

This link gives you varieties 

http://www.orangepippin.com/gages/old-greengage

Apricot tree ( smallish)

Posted: 09/09/2013 at 15:58

Greengage very similiar to plum and can be used in the same way. I think they taste better but maybe thats just me. 

http://www.marshalls-seeds.co.uk/english-greengage-tree-pid2796.html

Hi new to the forum and looking for design ideas

Posted: 09/09/2013 at 13:01

Coys get on the seed exchange. A lot of us have annuals to give away for the price of a stamp. 

Apricot tree ( smallish)

Posted: 09/09/2013 at 12:54

Hi Alan  Yes can be fanned. You need a pretty sheltered position but not South facing better east or North, the reason being the blossom comes early and may get hit by frost if South. Free draining soil too. 

What about a plum to add to your collection. Pretty unfussy and can be wall trained too. Better still a greengage. Not many people seem to grow them anymore and they are delicious.

Should my honeysuckle look like this

Posted: 09/09/2013 at 12:35

Definitely not honeysuckle. Looks like wild tree to me too. Possibly damson

http://3.bp.blogspot.com/_GYjsNlk3RkM/S9AU4FMUlpI/AAAAAAAAEao/DqXLCXGkolk/s1600/damsons.jpg

 

Pampas grass

Posted: 08/09/2013 at 16:54

Los as Paula said all sorts of things wil be living in the clump. So pls give them a chance to escape. 

Hi new to the forum and looking for design ideas

Posted: 08/09/2013 at 13:12

Hi coys looks like you've made a great start.

Do you have any preference on style, colour, form? Would you say a traditional look, cottagey or more modern? 

Give a few pointers on what you like and I am sure you will have suggestions flying at you! 

Another seed pod to identify

Posted: 08/09/2013 at 13:05

They are lovely on there and some real experts. Sure they will know

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Salvia UFO

Need info! 
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Flowering out of season

Always nice when it happens 
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shears-

Bent and need to replace 
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reviews

Not mine  
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ladybirds

Lots of them! 
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Black gooseberries

 
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Morning Forkers query

How do I get to the end?! 
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unknown shrub

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Elderflower cordial

Nows the season 
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What to plant

Hide dieback of snowflake foliage 
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Hello :)

Newbie 
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