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Latest posts by Berghill

Snails Eggs

Posted: 16/07/2013 at 17:11

Unless of course they are slow release fertiliser pellets in the compost.

Snail and slug eggs are usually translucent rather than cream or green or even blue like the fertiliser.

Allium Sphaerocephalon exploded

Posted: 16/07/2013 at 14:36

When I read this I went and looked at our A. spaeretc. and they are not even in flower yet.

MOB rants

Posted: 16/07/2013 at 14:34

I do wish that the majority of photos on here did not come up with an error message when I try to enlarge them. Perhaps people should use a direct link from Photobucket, be a lot easier for these weak old eyen.

Plant ID

Posted: 16/07/2013 at 14:32

Second one is Phytolaca americana, Pokeweed, possibly.

Cannot enlarge the images to see them more closely.

What's this plant

Posted: 15/07/2013 at 13:08

The book says propagation is by Division, or taking rooted stems in Spring. We have  red version of this and never tried to propagate it. Must add it to our to do list.

Honeysuckle - white powder on leaves

Posted: 15/07/2013 at 11:49

Mildew, a symptom of drough at the roots. Water well and use a Fungicide spray. Remove any fallen leaves.

Plant Id, please.

Posted: 12/07/2013 at 19:54

No, Spiraea is more likely. possible Spiraea salicifolia, but there are lots of others with flowers like that.

plant/weed

Posted: 12/07/2013 at 08:30

Are the leaves prickly? We have a thistle type weed which has yellow flowers like this one, no idea of the name though.

Moving house end August

Posted: 12/07/2013 at 08:24

Don't forget that any plants growing in the soil in a garden belong to the house and you may only take them with you if they are specifically excluded from the sale.

WHAT IS THIS BUSH ?

Posted: 11/07/2013 at 20:16

Kate or a George?

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Bearded Iris

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Bloooo...badger

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Nectaroscordum siculum

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Chlorotic leaves

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Camassia changing colour

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Health and Safety

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Posting removal

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Garden Pictures 2015

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Early Spring

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First Hellebore!

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Olearia x haastii

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Growers or Killers?

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Snowdrops have started

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Shredder Bosch AXT2000HP

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Opposite of gloating

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