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Bamboo for a balcony screen, which can be kept below 150cm?

Posted: Yesterday at 14:41

http://www.junglegiants.co.uk/acatalog/Fargesia_nitida.html

i'd go for one these, plant in john Innes compost 3. New canes produced each year with be slightly taller than before, but just trim to shape. 

Bamboo for a balcony screen, which can be kept below 150cm?

Posted: Yesterday at 14:05

Also consider a phormium tenax 

Bamboo for a balcony screen, which can be kept below 150cm?

Posted: Yesterday at 14:02

Fargesia are the best genus of bamboo for pots and hedging in my experience. Can even trim them to form a flat top/block shape.

 

Bug ID? I think it's a hornet

Posted: 27/07/2014 at 20:43

Dove - you're right with both

can you id this please

Posted: 27/07/2014 at 16:41

Smell the leaves, probably thyme or oregano.

 

Bug ID? I think it's a hornet

Posted: 27/07/2014 at 16:17

From Kernow but now settled in south devon. There's a swarm of emmits 'round 'ere too at the moment!

Bug ID? I think it's a hornet

Posted: 27/07/2014 at 10:45

I agree fairygirl, loads of wasps or jaspers as there known 'round 'ere! They have taken over the fennel from the hoverflies, I must help somehow.....

ID for small white flower.

Posted: 26/07/2014 at 13:24

looks like white morning glory

What's the star in your garden right now

Posted: 24/07/2014 at 09:37

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/53640.jpg?width=518&height=350&mode=max

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/53639.jpg?width=518&height=350&mode=max

 

Aga's and black arum lily loving the sun

Verdun, Lovely veronicastrum, I've never grown it but love the structure of the stems

Does it need staking?

 

What's new with you ?

Posted: 22/07/2014 at 12:27

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/53385.jpg?width=518&height=350&mode=max

 

I'm trying grafted tomatoes outdoors. Going very well, 8ft plants, loads of toms, just started picking

 

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