Alina W

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Garden Rescue - TV Programme

Posted: 19/07/2016 at 12:20

And I'd fit into my wedding dress if it hadn't shrunk in the wardrobe

Last edited: 19 July 2016 12:21:26

Strawberry plants uprooted.

Posted: 18/07/2016 at 22:06

Could be a blackbird digging for grubs, although they're not usually that neat.


Posted: 18/07/2016 at 20:46

Once the frost hits them they're dead. You can take cuttings before then and overwinter them indoors.

Plant ID

Posted: 18/07/2016 at 20:43

And watch out for any straight suckers, as reversion will leave you with a plain hazelnut tree.

When do shops sell primulas?

Posted: 18/07/2016 at 17:34

Also perfect for foxgloves and bluebells, nutcutlet :D

And cyclamen, beech, ferns, etc......

Last edited: 18 July 2016 17:35:05

Bug troubles

Posted: 18/07/2016 at 17:32

Are the leaves still healthy? Any chance of a photo, please? plant

Posted: 18/07/2016 at 17:29

Are the leaf edges serrated - they seem to be? Could it be a fruit pip/stone?

Clematis and roses

Posted: 18/07/2016 at 17:24

You should be fine. If you have fungal problems, it's often a sign of clean air, believe it or not - city pollutants kill some fungi. A major example of this is rust on hollyhocks.

Cosmos problems

Posted: 18/07/2016 at 17:16

Try giving them some tomato food if you're not doing so already, and they really should be outside by now, spreading their roots. If last year's winter is anything to go by, you have plenty of time yet.

Clematis and roses

Posted: 18/07/2016 at 16:04

Provided the roses aren't disease-ridden in any way, I think the main problem would be that the soil is lacking in nutrients.

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Sparse flowering cherry

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German myrtle, Bride's myrtle, m.communis microphylla

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