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mystery plant id please

Posted: 24/03/2014 at 14:34

mystery plant that just appeared in a large tube i take it a bird dropped the seed at some time very pretty plant

 the second pic was to let you see more of the leaves  sorry the second pic the plant had just been moved

Hostas in general White Feather Hosta in particular

Posted: 24/03/2014 at 14:01

CharleyD   nice to hear from you again.yes all my new hostas are planted now just cant wate for them to come up,i have had a good mix of rain and sun this week so soil worming and my hostas got watered saving me a job lol

here is a list of the new hostas i got all from bowdens at devon

  • 1 x June
  • 1 x Winter Snow
  • 1 x Blue Hawaii
  • 1 x Titanic
  • P.S i think i saw a tv programe that said you can eat wild garlic bulbs check it out before you get rid of all of it. thats provided you do like garlic

morello cherry tree

Posted: 24/03/2014 at 13:41

hi greenfingered

sorry it took so long todo this but here is the pic of my morello cherry tree with loads of buds this year i hope i well get some  cherrys

 the tree is now put in a nice sunny spot on my patio

Hostas in general White Feather Hosta in particular

Posted: 23/03/2014 at 15:44

Hi CharleyD

just found a pick of a plant that i got from jersey plants direct the plant was about 5cm tall pick for info only to give idea of size



Posted: 23/03/2014 at 12:31

i did this aswell so i too are hoping that it will come back  this year  fingers crossed

Hostas in general White Feather Hosta in particular

Posted: 23/03/2014 at 11:53


did you see my other post on    amazing are plants have a read mate its about last years fire and ice

amazing are plants

Posted: 23/03/2014 at 10:58


i just googled your Fire Island hosta it looks wonderfull, i  take it  the hosta cant have to much sun

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Posted: 21/03/2014 at 12:00

sorry nut yes i did . poped out nito garden lol


Hostas in general White Feather Hosta in particular

Posted: 21/03/2014 at 11:34

verdun just re read your post about companies hyping up there plants. EG when looking a round for my titanic host some said that it wouldgrow to 4.5feet in the first year others said 3 feet . i know this is a giant host but i will see how it grows this year.

Hostas in general White Feather Hosta in particular

Posted: 21/03/2014 at 10:49

Hi charleyD

bear root hosta just unpacked note pink colour at the top thats were the new bit will grow.


 the other hostas i got were Blue Hawaii, june, titanic,winter snow and  the hostas are just roots i diged a hole big to take the roots faned out flat and back filled with top soil mixed with compost watered and thats done.if dry for a few days eg no rain i then give water just dont let them dry out.

hope this helps.

PS in the pick there is 5 maybe 6 plants when you order your hostas remember you will only get one single bit but trust us on here they will grow fast.

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