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hello can any one help

Posted: 29/08/2013 at 23:14

Is it Peony Delavayi?

http://2.bp.blogspot.com/_pUhElEu2lTE/TAzAr4GIUbI/AAAAAAAADS0/2NFtfZ902uk/s1600/Sussex+2010+024.jpg

 

 

 

What is wrong with this plant?

Posted: 29/08/2013 at 23:05

Has it rained and then got really hot and sunny quickly afterwards? The leaves look burnt. What is the shrub? 

squirrel

Posted: 29/08/2013 at 00:02

Miss seeing them. Think I've seen maybe 3 in the last 5 years  

YOUNG STARLING ?

Posted: 28/08/2013 at 21:02

Never seen a young starling with a white head and bib like that. Looks really pretty. Is it a different one to the normal one you see? 

What's the star in your garden right now

Posted: 27/08/2013 at 23:46

MrsG Just brilliant made me LOL too.

Little Ann have never seen such exuburiant sweet peas!!!!! Do you have some secret formula to make them grow so tall and healthy?

Kef do those lilies smell as good as they look? Love the colour 

what--is-this

Posted: 27/08/2013 at 23:32

Wow lucky you. Wish I found something as nice in my garden that I hadn't planted 

plum-tree-split-full-of-fruit

Posted: 27/08/2013 at 23:11

Haha! Just noticed you're Derbyshire....reet different up there ya sen  

Fair enough point taken your weather might be a little behind us I guess.

why-is-it

Posted: 27/08/2013 at 22:42

LOL Paula!

plum-tree-split-full-of-fruit

Posted: 27/08/2013 at 22:37

Um.....I am sure your way works just fine for you Waterbutts  

I was taught by RHS that plum trees should be pruned June/July and even on this site it says the same thing....just saying  

 http://www.gardenersworld.com/how-to/projects/pruning-training/how-to-prune-a-plum-tree/248.html

new-garden-preparation

Posted: 27/08/2013 at 22:16

Smokin I have never double dug in my life. It destroys the soil structure.

I usually just roughly dig clay soil over and leave it to the weather.A rotovator will be easier than hand digging but same affect...ok probably better than hand digging...but just use over ground the once. The less you mess with the soil the better. Then leave nature to do the rest. The ice gets in and breaks it up but doesn't chop all the worms up. They will then come up through soil to get to manure thereby aerating and dragging it back down. 

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