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Buddleja - patio size

Posted: 04/08/2013 at 10:07

My buddliea buzz is in a pot in the corner of my front garden, the main root has gone through the pot into the soil,  This year it's just over 5ft tall 4ft wide with lots of flowers.

So i would say they grow a bit larger planted in the ground.

Monty's white garden

Posted: 04/08/2013 at 09:48

Yes i think it will be ok to overwinter in pots.When planted out next spring you should get nice strong plants.

Monty's white garden

Posted: 03/08/2013 at 18:19

You can sow the seed in september for flowers next year. 

Greenhouse

Posted: 03/08/2013 at 18:12

Don't know how to post a link 

I just typed in ebay greenhouse door seals and it came up. 

lots of tiny frogs

Posted: 03/08/2013 at 18:09
nutcutlet wrote (see)

I haven't seen froglets like that for years Aliesh, I used to worry about mowing the grass. Good excuse not to

Yes it reminds me of when i was a child, when it was raining we used to collect tiny frogs from the edge of the road kerbs and put them in a bucket. Not brave enough to do it now! 

 

lots of tiny frogs

Posted: 03/08/2013 at 08:59

In our wild garden where i have my allotment there are lots of little froglets hopping about. If i water the ground they all appear there must be hundreds of them  it's hard not to stand on them. There is a small lodge at the top of our land i think they must have come from there. Has anyone else got lots of froglets?

Greenhouse

Posted: 03/08/2013 at 08:38

Hi james i also have an old unknown greenhouse.my door seal needs replacing, was looking on ebay ,someone will send you samples of different seals for £1.49. Hope this is some help.

Giant Scabious

Posted: 02/08/2013 at 20:17

I have the gaint one for the first time this year my late father in law planted them.

I was also wondering if they should be cut down. I thought perhaps the birds may eat the seeds, does anyone know if they do? ITs a great plant if you have the space!

Bee programme tonight

Posted: 02/08/2013 at 20:10

Thanks Fairygirl i hadn't noticed it was on.

unknown tree

Posted: 30/07/2013 at 16:34

Here is another photo of a larger sappling

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/28442.jpg?width=572&height=350&mode=max

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/28443.jpg?width=285&height=350&mode=max

 this could be the main tree it's so tall it's hard to see the leaves

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/28444.jpg?width=572&height=350&mode=max

 I am wondering if i kill the spreading roots with root kill if they will still keep comming! Why are things so complicated.

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