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Eupatorium chocolate....is it invasive in your garden?

Posted: 07/10/2013 at 17:33

Did not survive here either, though the ordinary one does well.

Can anyone identify this plant?

Posted: 07/10/2013 at 17:11

Not orange enough for Helianthus tuberosus. 

Persicaria Red Dragon

Posted: 07/10/2013 at 17:09

It certainly thrives here in our well drained soil. Never had any trouble with it not survivng the winter either.

Garden Gallery 2013

Posted: 07/10/2013 at 13:03

Autumn colour is just beginning to arrive.

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Something which looks nice in November

Posted: 07/10/2013 at 12:59

There are forms of Sorbus (Rowan) which stay around 1 m, and have lots of white berries.

Bulb storage.

Posted: 06/10/2013 at 17:40

Whoops that  did not work.

Vitax Yellow Sulphur is a reasonable fungicide for bulbs. Google it for Online suppliers.

Bulb storage.

Posted: 06/10/2013 at 17:37

I have been known to use this on bulbs for storing.

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Moses in the bulrushes

Posted: 06/10/2013 at 10:39

Possibly Liiriope spicata.

Hydrangea won't flower

Posted: 06/10/2013 at 10:36

Habe you pruned it? I ask only in that they flower next year on wood produced this year. So it is easy to prune off the flower buds. Here they never flowered as the flowering stems were always  destroyed by the wind in April.

Otherwise it is down to food and water.

Moles AND Crane flies

Posted: 04/10/2013 at 20:58

It does not help that the fields all round us are full of them as are the roadside verges. I counted over 100 hills in one small part of the field this afternoon. Only just been seeded with wheat too.

Seen more crane flies this year than ever before. There is so much recently ploughed land here that they rarely lay their eggs in the garden.

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