London (change)
Today 9°C / 2°C
Tomorrow 10°C / 5°C

Berghill


Latest posts by Berghill

MOB rants

Posted: 16/07/2013 at 14:34

I do wish that the majority of photos on here did not come up with an error message when I try to enlarge them. Perhaps people should use a direct link from Photobucket, be a lot easier for these weak old eyen.

Plant ID

Posted: 16/07/2013 at 14:32

Second one is Phytolaca americana, Pokeweed, possibly.

Cannot enlarge the images to see them more closely.

What's this plant

Posted: 15/07/2013 at 13:08

The book says propagation is by Division, or taking rooted stems in Spring. We have  red version of this and never tried to propagate it. Must add it to our to do list.

Honeysuckle - white powder on leaves

Posted: 15/07/2013 at 11:49

Mildew, a symptom of drough at the roots. Water well and use a Fungicide spray. Remove any fallen leaves.

Plant Id, please.

Posted: 12/07/2013 at 19:54

No, Spiraea is more likely. possible Spiraea salicifolia, but there are lots of others with flowers like that.

plant/weed

Posted: 12/07/2013 at 08:30

Are the leaves prickly? We have a thistle type weed which has yellow flowers like this one, no idea of the name though.

Moving house end August

Posted: 12/07/2013 at 08:24

Don't forget that any plants growing in the soil in a garden belong to the house and you may only take them with you if they are specifically excluded from the sale.

WHAT IS THIS BUSH ?

Posted: 11/07/2013 at 20:16

Kate or a George?

What is this plant?

Posted: 09/07/2013 at 20:38

Sorry but the photo does not show.

Unknown bobbly plant

Posted: 08/07/2013 at 21:14

More correctly they look like the other British native one which is Arum maculatum, rather than the A. italicum.

They have the most number of names of any native plant, mostly based on the Phallic appearenace of the flowers centre.

Cuckoo Pint, Lords and Ladies, Angles and Saxons, Wake Robin, Wake Pintle, Dog's Tausle, Parson in the Pulpit...........I could go on, but why?

Discussions started by Berghill

Garden Pictures 2015

Replies: 96    Views: 3294
Last Post: 02/03/2015 at 15:55

Early Spring

Replies: 8    Views: 351
Last Post: 09/01/2015 at 17:58

First Hellebore!

Replies: 29    Views: 734
Last Post: 05/01/2015 at 09:04

Olearia x haastii

Replies: 6    Views: 397
Last Post: 31/10/2014 at 22:44

Growers or Killers?

Replies: 37    Views: 1010
Last Post: 06/07/2014 at 12:33

Snowdrops have started

Replies: 9    Views: 600
Last Post: 05/02/2014 at 07:54

Shredder Bosch AXT2000HP

Replies: 5    Views: 566
Last Post: 31/01/2014 at 15:24

Opposite of gloating

Replies: 2    Views: 424
Last Post: 19/01/2014 at 22:49

Clean trousers

Replies: 22    Views: 793
Last Post: 17/01/2014 at 11:01

Adonis amurensis

Replies: 1    Views: 429
Last Post: 11/01/2014 at 18:19

Shredder

Replies: 29    Views: 2079
Last Post: 16/12/2013 at 21:56

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

Replies: 2    Views: 670
Last Post: 18/08/2013 at 19:37

Leaf cutting bee help URGENT

 
Replies: 20    Views: 1318
Last Post: 05/08/2013 at 23:25

Potato problem

Replies: 4    Views: 912
Last Post: 20/05/2013 at 17:03

Plant id

Replies: 11    Views: 674
Last Post: 09/05/2013 at 20:47
1 to 15 of 24 threads