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Latest posts by Berkley

Fuchsias

Posted: 12/08/2014 at 14:35
I took 10 cuttings of Delta Sarah three weeks ago and am just about to do the same again. I too think this is a bee issue - but cuttings are so easy and would stop you worrying...

August oddities

Posted: 11/08/2014 at 13:46
I hope it will. (If it's still there....) most things are being blown everywhere at the moment.

Bare spot problem

Posted: 10/08/2014 at 17:14
Many thanks for your reply! I like your idea - I have a number of heucherella tapestry and like these very much....

August oddities

Posted: 10/08/2014 at 16:12


 I suppose the dahlias and polyanthus flowering together in my garden are not that unusual - but I was surprised to find petunias and hellebores doing the same thing...do you have oddities too?

How to post photos from iPad

Posted: 03/08/2014 at 11:08
Thanks, 4thPanda. I feel quite stupid, not having thought of that! (But still wish there were a way to save without having to contribute... Thanks again.

How to post photos from iPad

Posted: 02/08/2014 at 20:49
Brilliant! Thank you so much, Victoria Sponge! But how do I find this helpful information again? Is there a way to save a thread like this? I'd love to be able to read your comments again - and perhaps contribute to the discussion. There must be lots of us who read the forum on an iPad.....thanks again!

Bare spot problem

Posted: 01/08/2014 at 20:15
In my north-facing border (in Dorset) I have a bare spot between an osmanthus and a fuchsia. At the moment a number of alliums are in bloom, but they are leggy and not really deserving of a prominent position. When can I re-locate the allium and what would you recommend for the resulting bare spot?

What's the star in your garden right now

Posted: 30/07/2014 at 22:30
I'm glad you like my agapanthus. They have been in the same pots for five years (they do much better when tightly packed) and improve every time they flower. I feed them regularly in the Summer then let them dry in the garage, cut off their leaves, dampen them about once a month - and off they go again in the Spring!

Weeks and weeks of pleasure!

What's the star in your garden right now

Posted: 30/07/2014 at 15:58


 I quite like the way the alliums are peeping through the nandina too....

What's the star in your garden right now

Posted: 30/07/2014 at 15:21


 

I've seen so many lovely plants on this forum - and am quite pleased with this one in my own:

 

Discussions started by Berkley

Dahlia cuttings

Will they flower this year? 
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Choisya White Dazzler

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What has happened to my polyanthus?

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Bug on kalanchoe

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Can I chop it (just a bit)?

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Sedum Postmans Pride

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Advice for my rose Falsataff please...

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Last Post: 02/09/2015 at 08:51

Where would you put them?

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Bulbs - is it my imagination?

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A silly question about sweet peas

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Last Post: 09/06/2015 at 22:08

Why does my clematis do this?

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Last Post: 27/05/2015 at 20:25

Ornamental grasses

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Last Post: 25/04/2015 at 21:09

To pinch out or not pinch out?

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Last Post: 12/04/2015 at 16:57

Will my pelargoniums be OK?

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Last Post: 23/01/2015 at 21:39

OK to prune this thuya occidentalis?

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