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Plant id

Posted: 09/05/2013 at 18:09

Age moment here. I should know this, but for the life of me the name will not come.

TIA

http://i703.photobucket.com/albums/ww32/Owdboggy/May%202013%20Garden/MayGarden2013042.jpg

Photo size

Posted: 09/05/2013 at 15:47

Sadly I do not have that excuse for not knowing what the Narcissus is, we planted all the ones growing here. We DO have something which removes almost all the labels and we rarely if ever find them.

I have always used Photobucket, it has been very successful for me over the years.

Purple climber ID please

Posted: 09/05/2013 at 15:43

Chocloate Vine or more properly Akebia quinata.

Weed or plant

Posted: 09/05/2013 at 12:23

I took the liberty of enlarging the image. A bit less sharp than the original, but...........

http://i703.photobucket.com/albums/ww32/Owdboggy/tinypic.jpg

Still not sure what it is, looks like a Currant of some description.

Photo size

Posted: 09/05/2013 at 12:14

Please, I was not aiming my request at anyone in particular, it was just a general comment.  It is so frustrating to be unable to help when asked.

Photo size

Posted: 09/05/2013 at 11:46

Can I make a plea about the size of photographs? We love helping people to identify their plants,weeds, insects, whatever. A. Because we like being helpful and B. Cos it allows us to show off . However, it is very difficult to do so if the picture is too small to make out the details.

The best size isprobably 640 by 480 pixels. That fills the screen nicely, but is not too large to be viewed.

Thanks.

Here is one I made earlier.

http://i703.photobucket.com/albums/ww32/Owdboggy/April%202013/AprilGarden2013016.jpg

Anyone put a name to this delcate Narcissu?

TIA

 

Egg identification - any ideas?

Posted: 07/05/2013 at 12:08

Yes, I have to agree that the clarity of the photos is very helpful.

And for some reason only half of my answer was posted. I did go on to say it is better to ask for identification than to leave nasties in the soil or to sit and worry about what villains one might have brought into the garden.

Wonder why my amswer was cropped!

Plant identification

Posted: 07/05/2013 at 12:03

I wish the picture was larger. 2 choices either Green alkanet or Omphalodes.

Egg identification - any ideas?

Posted: 07/05/2013 at 11:00

Ah, and so it begins, the most frequently asked question on the old Beeb site.

Bees setting up home in my garden....

Posted: 07/05/2013 at 10:59

If they are honey bees then maybe they would sting, but other wise the majority of bees either do not or cannot sting humans.

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