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Latest posts by Berghill

Powdery Mildew on my Honeysuckle?

Posted: 19/07/2013 at 16:25

Yes,  fungicide and water, water, water!

Talkback: Gardening makes you happy

Posted: 19/07/2013 at 12:41

What you like doing is what makes you happy. Gardening to a large extent is outside housework. Grass cutting=vacuum cleaning; weeding =- dusting and so on. Who would claim that housework makes one happy except for some of these people with OCD or close to it?

Being out side is a pleasure, but gardening?........................not so sure myself.

 

And before you jump on me if there was a thingy for tongue in cheek I would use it!

Clematis from seed

Posted: 18/07/2013 at 20:36

Yes, some of them take a very long time.

Pruning Clematis Montana

Posted: 18/07/2013 at 17:43

When does it flower Debra?

Help! Help!

Posted: 18/07/2013 at 09:12

Sadly thiis will not grow true from seeds. In fact no apple treee will grow true from seeds.

Plant Identification please

Posted: 17/07/2013 at 20:28

Still think it is Butcher's Broom, but well chewed.

Plant Identification please

Posted: 17/07/2013 at 17:54

It has the appearance of Ruscus aculeatus, aka Butcher's Broom to me. Does it get red berries?

MOB rants

Posted: 16/07/2013 at 20:12

Another whinge, this time about sticky labels. I bought some nice plastic pots for my Auricula theatre plants. Great except that one out of each set of 5 is vitually useless because of the label. Even with a dab of Turps, the pot still has a mark on it. Totally unnecessary too!

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.

Discussions started by Berghill

Olearia x haastii

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Last Post: 31/10/2014 at 22:44

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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Last Post: 19/04/2013 at 21:04

A mild annoyance

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Last Post: 07/01/2013 at 17:57
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