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Latest posts by Berghill

Lost garden tools

Posted: 17/06/2014 at 21:17

In this garden I have been known to lose my wife.

Hedging ID

Posted: 17/06/2014 at 17:57

I thought the leaves looked a bit too long and narrow for that.

Lost garden tools

Posted: 17/06/2014 at 17:55

Join the club! And some of them never turn up either!

Hedging ID

Posted: 17/06/2014 at 15:31

Grisellinia littoralis at a guess.

Nasty grubs making a meal of my vibirnum

Posted: 17/06/2014 at 12:47

There are a lot of things which eat leaves to skeletal remains. Some people have described the smell from these grubs as being like Cat urine. As I said, all you can do is spray with a contact insecticide. Not keen on using them myself, but sometimes you have to.

ID for 2 plants. please.

Posted: 17/06/2014 at 12:43

I would go with a Calceolaria for the first one too.

Nasty grubs making a meal of my vibirnum

Posted: 17/06/2014 at 10:34

Does the Viburnum smell appallingly bad? If so then you have a Viburnum beetle infestation. You need to spray with a contact insecticide on the under side of the leaves too.

 

Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 15/06/2014 at 21:17

My favourites, the Sweet Williams

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/49483.jpg?width=480&height=350&mode=max

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/49484.jpg?width=480&height=350&mode=max

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/49485.jpg?width=480&height=350&mode=max

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/49486.jpg?width=480&height=350&mode=max

 

Shrub id

Posted: 14/06/2014 at 14:05

total guess. Styrax japonica?

Plant ID please

Posted: 12/06/2014 at 10:31

Sorry to disagree but that looks more like Sedum confusum (as used to be, changed its name to something else recently but my brain has not caught up yet).

Discussions started by Berghill

Olearia x haastii

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Growers or Killers?

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Last Post: 06/07/2014 at 12:33

Snowdrops have started

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Last Post: 05/02/2014 at 07:54

Shredder Bosch AXT2000HP

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Last Post: 31/01/2014 at 15:24

Opposite of gloating

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Last Post: 19/01/2014 at 22:49

Clean trousers

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Last Post: 17/01/2014 at 11:01

Adonis amurensis

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Last Post: 11/01/2014 at 18:19

Shredder

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Last Post: 16/12/2013 at 21:56

hurrah-first-discovery-of-the-new-season

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Last Post: 18/08/2013 at 19:37

Leaf cutting bee help URGENT

 
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Last Post: 05/08/2013 at 23:25

Potato problem

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Last Post: 20/05/2013 at 17:03

Plant id

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Last Post: 09/05/2013 at 20:47

Photo size

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Last Post: 09/05/2013 at 21:44

Sheds

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A mild annoyance

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