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Cornus Kousa

Posted: 28/05/2014 at 10:50

Hi again, nitrogen is for leaf and stem growth,phosphorous for roots,shoots,and buds and potash for flowers and fruiting and general hardiness,perhaps this might help.

MAGNOLIA PROBLEM

Posted: 28/05/2014 at 10:40

Hi Steve, i went  to RHS Stellata,on the net perhaps if you try it and check that your set up is correct for your Magy it might help,we have about 7 mags the stellatta about 4 years old (they are slow growers at first )is just superb  this year, we fed on FBB and plenty of water ,it also has no other trees / shrubs, near by competing for its water  Good luck

 

Cornus Kousa

Posted: 28/05/2014 at 10:14

Judy Hi ,i found this at the RHS site as i dont know anything about your plant but im wondering if a spot of Potash might help with the flowering ,iv just given a Peace Lilly a small feed on it , they are a bit of a (i do what I want plant ) but it now has 7 good flowers ,so perhaps it might help, wont do any harm i dont think and potash is cheap

http://www.rhs.org.uk/plants/details?plantid=537     good luck Judy

Garden tattoos? Or generally cool and interesting tattoos?

Posted: 27/05/2014 at 19:35

Sweetpea as tattoos go that's a cracker,love the colours 

ID if poss please

Posted: 27/05/2014 at 14:15

Hi all,Petiolaris it is then,a very nice climbing Hydrangea, a must for propagating,its clinging to the fence for about 7 feet and 3 feet high and in very good nick,im well pleased with that one, many thanks to you all for the help,and its still pouring here in Norfolk .  Alan4711 

Can anyone identify this flower for me please?

Posted: 27/05/2014 at 11:04

Hi D cant see pic please go through the pic of tree to upload pics

mower

Posted: 27/05/2014 at 09:47

Hi KT53, not swearing by it yet ,its early days but i did say i would keep the site informed, Kates now mowing twice a week and says she finds it easier as one cut is quicker, lets see how it goes till fall, cheers KT ,it simply chucking it down ere in Norfolk and I mean buckets ,the trees are laughing

Rhododendron

Posted: 26/05/2014 at 19:58

rosemummy  shallow root system so not to hard

Loss of clolour

Posted: 26/05/2014 at 19:48

Barmyowl high, you can buy a bluing agent from any G/C,should do the trick as long as the plant was a true blue to begin with. its the amount of aluminium in the soil that makes the blue plants colour ranges.

Open Plan Gardens

Posted: 26/05/2014 at 19:20

Hi Lyn6, i agree with Blairs, just unenforceable, go for a fence ,we  are on a Bridal path along the front and with an unadopted road on the other side ,our solicitor said just make sure what ever you do you dont upset anyone, we now have a fence and Pyracantha looks just right. just do it.   

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