Latest posts by Aliesh

Penstemon Plum Jerkum

Posted: 22/04/2015 at 20:41

Hi has anyone got penstemon  Plum Jerkum ? i was wondering how hardy it is as i have had a few penstemons some have come back  and others only survived 1 year.

wood Anenome

Posted: 21/04/2015 at 21:01

thank you for all your advice i think i will try both methods.

wood Anenome

Posted: 21/04/2015 at 19:57

I have some Wood Anenome  which i would like to increase does anyone know how to propagate them ? thanks.

Weeds vs Slabs (pics inside)

Posted: 15/04/2015 at 08:35

Once the weeds are gone patio magic is great for cleaning paved areas i use a sprayer and make sure each slab is soaked and gradually it cleans and stops green algae.

Why are blackbirds digging the garden

Posted: 14/04/2015 at 20:34

my bird feeders are hung on a dead maple  that i planted in a pot many years ago sadly it died on me last year,  so i trimmed the branches and now  its my bird feeding station, it has a slate mulch and the blackbirds constantly chuck it on the ground.


Posted: 14/04/2015 at 20:22

Thanks everyone, i have ordered brookside and magnificum for myself and sweet Heidy for my daughter as she is in the process of buying a new home with a garden and her lovely dog is called Heidi. I didn't realise there were so many varieties i have choosen ones that flower the longest and attract insects,


Posted: 13/04/2015 at 20:54

thanks Verdun i will look them up, i think the roxanne was a 1 litre pot it flowered ok last year.

3 for ID please

Posted: 13/04/2015 at 20:47

Oh i love that violet does it attract bees ?


Posted: 13/04/2015 at 20:43

Hi can anyone recommend a good hardy geranium plant deep blue or purple of medium height, i purchased roxanne last year but can't see any sign of it yet. i already have what i think is Johnsons blue. Thanks,

butterfly food plants

Posted: 12/04/2015 at 11:28

thanks for the link going to print it now. 

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