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Plantus Unidentifidous

Posted: 12/06/2014 at 11:13

I find that once a delphinium is established, the slugs and snails don't bother it.

Help for flooded gardens

Posted: 12/06/2014 at 11:03

Maureen, I think it is something about 'Blooms' but I could be wrong; it is mentioned somewhere in this thread or the other one; but that could be a long trawl

Perhaps just look at all Rosie31's posts?

FLAG is definitely the Charity that collects and distributes plants.

What's the star in your garden right now

Posted: 11/06/2014 at 11:56

Back again

 Clematis orange peel entwined with mock orange, it takes my breath away every time I see it

What's the star in your garden right now

Posted: 11/06/2014 at 11:52

I love this thread; will just dash out into the garden with the camera


Posted: 11/06/2014 at 11:45

I'm in a similar quandary; garlic starting to yellow, but on the elephant garlic, no separate cloves have developed; I thought that this was down to the mild winter, but will look at all those useful garlic websites later and learn more about it

Transport needed for flooded gardens

Posted: 11/06/2014 at 11:41

Chicky, that lot looks fabulous

Help for flooded gardens

Posted: 11/06/2014 at 11:39

Philippa; you are so right

Roses too high above fence

Posted: 10/06/2014 at 18:12

It looks pretty leggy; I would cut it back hard to about knee height this Autumn. Does it get any sun on this side of the fence, or is it stretching up to get sun from the other side? Also I would suggest feeding it with some granular rose feed, according to instructions on the packet.

Help Red Beetles

Posted: 10/06/2014 at 18:10

If you don't want to use Provado which can kill bees I believe, then just put on some rubber gloves if you are squeamish (like me) and pick them off and stamp on them.



Posted: 10/06/2014 at 18:08

Welcome to Runnybeak and Nanamaz

Discussions started by artjak

Plant photos from French hols

Various intriguing things 
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What is this please?

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Last Post: 10/09/2015 at 21:52

Master Composters need your support

Vote for us 
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Last Post: 11/11/2014 at 10:29

Gariguettes Strawberry

Has anyone grown them? 
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Last Post: 04/11/2014 at 10:50

Well, I never knew that!

The science aspect of wildlife 
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Last Post: 20/10/2014 at 16:18

Slow cookers

Any advice welcome 
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Last Post: 17/10/2014 at 22:48

Gressenhall Farm and Workhouse Apple Day

Info about this 
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Last Post: 03/10/2014 at 12:47

Wow, what a sunset!

Nature's generosity 
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Last Post: 25/10/2014 at 20:20

Weed Killer and compost bins

A response to a thread I can't find 
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Last Post: 12/09/2014 at 18:51

Phlox mould?

What is this stuff? 
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Last Post: 11/09/2014 at 21:31

Any wine makers out there?

What have you made this year? 
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Last Post: 03/10/2014 at 09:01

Did I review 1500 plants in my sleep?

Why does it say I've reviewed all these plants? 
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Last Post: 30/08/2014 at 18:51

Herniaria Glabra

Smooth Rupturewort 
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Last Post: 04/08/2014 at 20:32

ngs garden in Peterborough

Unusual Hostas 
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Last Post: 23/07/2014 at 16:42

Reduced Shredder from Tesco

Rubbish really 
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