Berghill


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Shredder

Posted: 14/12/2013 at 17:56

New chainsaw arrived yesterday, so next time it stops howling gale and rain I will try it out.

Mechanic visiting tomorrow, may as well get some use out of my second son!

Does anyone recognise these

Posted: 14/12/2013 at 17:55

Peat based ones are the worse for Vine weevil grubs.

Be careful with Provado, it still kills bees.

Shredder

Posted: 12/12/2013 at 10:29

Would burn ours stuff, but I forgot to leave a space for a fire when I did the garden layout. Doh!

Not sure my machinery ability is good at the moment. The leaf blower will not work and I have had to buy a new chain saw as the old one has given up the ghost.

what is this bush, anyone?

Posted: 11/12/2013 at 16:40

Close up those are flowers, rather than berries.

When do I cut back my Hellebores?

Posted: 11/12/2013 at 12:05

Post a picture is the easiest way.

what is this bush, anyone?

Posted: 11/12/2013 at 12:04

Cannot find a picture of our Charles Lamont.............yet.

what is this bush, anyone?

Posted: 11/12/2013 at 11:58
http://i703.photobucket.com/albums/ww32/Owdboggy/Xmas%20Flowers%202011/Lonicerafragrantissima.jpg


  Lonicera fragrantissima  

http://i703.photobucket.com/albums/ww32/Owdboggy/Xmas%20Flowers%202011/LoniceraBudpest.jpg


Lonicera Budapest.

http://i703.photobucket.com/albums/ww32/Owdboggy/Xmas%20Flowers%202011/ViburnumbodnantneseDawn.jpg

Viburnum x bodnantense Dawn

 

When do I cut back my Hellebores?

Posted: 11/12/2013 at 11:52

Depends on the type. H. niger should only have dead leaves removed. H. x hybridus is the one where all the old leaves are removed. I do ours in February though, as I like old leaves to protect the crown over winter.

what is this bush, anyone?

Posted: 11/12/2013 at 08:42

Nutcutlet, the easiest way is to post a picture of the flowers.

what is this bush, anyone?

Posted: 10/12/2013 at 20:54

That does look like Charles Lamont.

 

We have Lonicera fragrantissima and L Winter Beauty, both in flower now too.

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