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Latest posts by anthony mcglen


Posted: 22/07/2014 at 11:45

charley what a lovley garden you have the hostas look great.

I just wish I had a garden the size of yours LOL.

thanks for the link for the copper rings


Posted: 20/07/2014 at 11:33

hi all see this forum has been deed for a long time now. hope you are all well and just busy with work. As you all know I got some nice hostas at the beginning of the year and two that I really wanted were blue blue Hawaiian and titanic both of the hostas were ment to be huge.

well I got a problem with them they are both ment to be slug and snail resistant, (and yes I do know that dose not mean slug proof LOL) well they are small and eaten to shreds all my there hostas are just fine and growing very well indeed.i have tried egg shells, slug pellets and bear traps none has worked my to prise hostas are just terrible I could cry can some one here help maybe Hostafan1 if he sees this post

Why is it White when it was Purple?

Posted: 07/07/2014 at 08:28

hi all would love to grow this but every time I buy one it gets killed off in winter. some  help with this please on how to get this plant thru a winter after been planted in the ground all summer.

Advice Needed

Posted: 16/06/2014 at 11:44

thank you lyn

Advice Needed

Posted: 15/06/2014 at 10:02

can I ask please

1 do I change the water daily

2 how long before I see any roots

thank you all

Advice Needed

Posted: 13/06/2014 at 13:06

hi all tried to take cuttings last year from my hardy fuchsias, I took six and put them in compost I got 4 to take. after reading this here I have just took some more cuttings and put in some water.

1 do I change the water daily

2 how long before I see any roots

thank you all

My Rhododendron

Posted: 12/06/2014 at 16:30



Posted: 12/06/2014 at 16:26

hi all thankyou for all the kind words

charleyD I  have had them for three years now but I don't really know how old they are as a couple moved house and I went round and relocated the plant hehe .

LorraineP sorry to say you are right all I did was hack the clump up into four and throw them in the ground not knowing what I was doing and they flowered the next year lol.


Discussions started by anthony mcglen

T&M Offer

Free plants you pay postage 
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My Rhododendron

at last flowers 
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just wanted to share 
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bleading hart / or naked lady 
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Red Ants

Red Ant damage 
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is it dead 
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flower magic

your thoughts 
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mystery plant id please

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messages or pms to users

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amazing are plants

tiny hosta 
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lupin seed

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jersey plant direct

new plants 
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morello cherry tree

morello cherry tree 
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new shoots now 
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