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Tete a tete daffodils in small pots from the garden centre

Posted: 15/12/2013 at 08:57

It would be better if you could manage to split them without damaging any of the roots. Try one pot and rather than pulling the bulbs apart, wash the compost off and let the water separate the roots. If it works for one lot then you can do the others.

Does anyone recognise these

Posted: 14/12/2013 at 21:24

They are still both neo-nicitinoides.

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.

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Leaf cutting bee help URGENT

 
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Photo size

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