Berghill


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Plant ID

Posted: 31/03/2015 at 20:25

Are the leaves triangular in cross section? It looks terribly like  a Sedge. Carex pendula.

muscari

Posted: 30/03/2015 at 12:41

There are about 45 species of Muscari to choose from, plus a few hybrids and named forms on top of that.

Crow or raven?

Posted: 29/03/2015 at 11:01

Unless of course it is a jackdaw!

Blind daffs solution??

Posted: 29/03/2015 at 10:59

All spring bulbs may be fed with a low nitrogen feed once the flowers have finished, but before the leaves begin to wither.

Garden Pictures 2015

Posted: 28/03/2015 at 17:41

And very nice they are too. Keep rolling!

Which type of John Innes for rock plants?

Posted: 27/03/2015 at 21:33

I use JI No2 for alpines as they do not like too rich a soil.

Garden Pictures 2015

Posted: 27/03/2015 at 21:10

Even more.........


 Scilla biflora alba


 Pulsatilla rubra


 Narcissus bulbocodium


 Scilla biflora

All taken today!

Garden Pictures 2015

Posted: 27/03/2015 at 21:07

And some more!


Primula allionii


 Puschkinnia scilloides


 Chaenomeles japonica


 Scilla?


 Gentiana verna


 Tulip

 

Garden Pictures 2015

Posted: 27/03/2015 at 21:03

Have some Spring bulbs, mostly.


Pulsatilla halleri


 Scilla lucilliae


Scilla sibirica


 Scilla sardonica


 Scilla?

 

 

Michaelmas Daisy Pruning

Posted: 27/03/2015 at 11:45

At this time of year all I can see of mine are the remains of the top growth which I ought to have removed in autumn, but never got round to it. All you need to do now is to cut of the dead twigs, back to soil level and wait.

Discussions started by Berghill

Barnardia numidica

 
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Oemleria cerasiformis

 
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Hellebores

 
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Monty Don and Potting compost

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The Bee Border

 
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The mole hole to end all moleholes

 
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Olearia pruning

 
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Alpines for All

 
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Slup pellets

 
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Iris sibirica

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Last Post: 19/06/2016 at 11:46

Fascinating discovery

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Last Post: 08/12/2015 at 18:19

How very frustrating.......

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Last Post: 12/12/2015 at 12:53

More work!

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Last Post: 02/11/2015 at 09:14

Silly question of the day!

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Ptilostemon afer

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