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Plant Identification

Posted: 06/07/2013 at 12:50

Agree with Salino, Morina longifolia.

What is this plant please?

Posted: 06/07/2013 at 08:42

And its roots go down as far as the flowering stem goes up. Try digging one out and you will see what I mean!

SNOW IN SUMMER

Posted: 04/07/2013 at 20:52

Terrible plant. It took me over 10 years in our previous garden to finally get rid of the last bit.........................then we moved!

Pearlwort

Posted: 04/07/2013 at 20:50

It is a swine to get rid of. I have tried Roundup as well as the Burner and still it comes back.

irises going brown and curly

Posted: 03/07/2013 at 12:23

Hmerocallis are also called Day Lilies as the individual flowers normally only last a day.

Identify this? Plant with blue top and yellow orange flowers

Posted: 03/07/2013 at 10:29

The shame is that the enlarging facility on here does not work, it says there is an error. Looking at the leaves I think there are two plants together there.

Camassias from seed

Posted: 03/07/2013 at 08:39

None at all, other than patience, they take a fair while to reach flowering size.

when do I sow primrose seeds

Posted: 02/07/2013 at 13:58

They germinate far better if sown fresh rather than dried out ones.

clematis infected

Posted: 29/06/2013 at 13:05

I think I would be going back to the place where I bought it, taking a dying leaf with me and asking ofr their opinion. Unless you have had it some time they should replace it if it has a Virus problem.

I have MOLES !!

Posted: 29/06/2013 at 10:33

That just sends them digging elsewhere in the garden. I know I have miles of tunnels with prickly things in them. They just dig another one a couple of inches away from the blocked one.

Would be nice to be able to put a barrier between us and the outside, but I think the ciost would be a bit prohibitive, the perimeter is about 400 metres..

At least most folks do not have the trouble we have. The soil where the moles are doing most damage is only about 6 inches deep and below that is brick rubble. The main runs are below that layer and it is almost impossible to get down to them through the rubble.

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