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Posted: 27/07/2014 at 12:05

same here hostafan you are really missed


Posted: 26/07/2014 at 08:58

hi again thankyou CharleyD and yes I to did read that you should take the flowers off hostas the first year.

Girlfrom your hosta is really nice do you know what it is called


Posted: 25/07/2014 at 12:56

update to my hosta's my blue Hawaiian hosta has stopped growing and there is a hole in the middle after talking to bowdens they are sending out a new one will be with me on Wednesday. here is some pics of the others that are growing very well. PS my fire and ice is going to flower after thee years

sorry for the open flower that is out of focus



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Posted: 25/07/2014 at 11:40

thankyou Orchid Lady I will look at your link as well I do hope they grow quickly enough to go into my garden. but SHHHHhhhhh I still going to work on my wife for my green house he hee 

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Posted: 25/07/2014 at 11:26

I may have but I am also working on my wife to let me get a lean to green house for the top of the garden that has a unused carport with no roof just a back gate.i can get one from amazon for under £100.00 I think that would be the best idea as I have lost a lot of young plants in the winter. what do you think bekkie  

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Posted: 25/07/2014 at 11:10

got a ? do you more experienced gardeners think my little baby's will be big enough to be planted out into the garden this year

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Posted: 25/07/2014 at 11:00

Hi all and thanks for all the nice comments  here is a list of the plants.

12 x Echinacea 'Deep Rose' - large pink coneflowers in late summer
Height: 80cm, Spread: 60cm, Flowering period: August-October, Position: full sun

12 x Nepeta 'Mussinii' - purple-flowered aromatic catmint
Height: 40cm, Spread: 50cm, Flowering period: June-October, Position: full sun

12 x Achillea millefolium 'Cassis' - cherry-red flowers, thrives in hot dry sites
Height: 60cm, Spread: 45cm, Flowering period: August-October, Position: full sun

6 x Salvia 'Blue Queen' - drought-tolerant sage with violet flower spikes
Height: 45cm, Spread: 60cm, Flowering period: June-October, Position: full sun

6 x Geum 'Lady Stratheden' - lots of rich yellow blooms
Height: 30cm, Spread: 45cm, Flowering period: July-October, Position: full sun

I hope to have a good show next year with hundreds of butterfly's in my little garden

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Posted: 25/07/2014 at 10:06

hi bekkie thanks the plants did look nice but very very young I just hope I have the skill to bring them up  and get them into my garden LOL

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Posted: 25/07/2014 at 09:48

Hi all. just thought I would share.

I took the offer from T&M for free plants well paid for them and in three weeks they turned up at my home opened the large open sided envelope to find my plants inside and to my surprise the plants were nice and dark green and very healthy. very very small but really good roots on all the plants. I took some pic for you to see.

so lets see if I can keep them all alive. PS this was the butterfly collection T&M


Posted: 24/07/2014 at 09:26

thankyou charley  I did find them your garden is lovely just wish mine was that big lol


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