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photo uploads from phone

Posted: 09/05/2014 at 22:25
I love this site. There are so many people willing to offer help and encouragement - but I really think it's not asking too much to be able to upload photos from an iPad or mobile phone.

Disease on outdoor plants

Posted: 09/05/2014 at 21:26
I have two pyracanthas - at opposite sides of the garden. One is fine and one looks just like yours. I think they'll both be fine and agree that a very light frost can have this sort of effect.

What have Thompson and Morgan sent me?

Posted: 09/05/2014 at 21:22
Maybe - but all they had to do was confirm I had been sent the correct plants......

What have Thompson and Morgan sent me?

Posted: 09/05/2014 at 17:19
Mainly because T&M have said they will be sending me 36 replacements in May! They offered to do this after I sent them a photo...

The plants I received initially were in excellent condition.... They just didn't have the typical dianthus leaf shape I expected and I thought I would check....

Maybe they are dianthus deltoides! I'll let you all know.

What have Thompson and Morgan sent me?

Posted: 08/05/2014 at 21:42
OK. A bit more of the story (will tell the full story later.) I ordered Dianthus Arctic Fire, wasn't sure that the plants I received were what I ordered, sent a photo to T&M, heard nothing, five emails and one phone call later (cost me ??2 because I didn't realise their customer service was a premium number), they agreed to send replacements. So I assume that what I received were not Dianthus Arctic Fire.

I appreciate the offer to replace - but I have 36 of these plants and just wonder what they are. Can anyone help? They were ordered as 36 plug plants from the Spring catalogue. I think they may be lobelia or laurentia. Any other ideas? Or shall I just wait until they flower and let you know?

P.S. Will let you know when the replacements arrive.

What have Thompson and Morgan sent me?

Posted: 07/05/2014 at 17:53

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/45082.jpg?width=307&height=350&mode=max

 Do you think these are Dianthus Arctic Fire? (Story to follow...)

What have I done?

Posted: 06/05/2014 at 14:38

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/44979.jpg?width=350&height=500&mode=max

 

 Problem solved at long last (husband is wonderful!) Seems it was all to do with size of image...ANYWAY: any ideas much appreciated. My vine weevil treatment doesn't seem to have had any disastrous effects - but do you think this is the problem?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Uploading pictures

Posted: 03/05/2014 at 21:22
Done that! Didn't solve the problem - but caused loads of others! But thanks for trying to help.

What have I done?

Posted: 03/05/2014 at 20:38

Still no luck. I keep trying , but still come unstuck when I get to the final stage. The only choice I have is to "save" when what I want to do is insert the photo. I've never had this problem before, but am very fed up because I want to show you some photos!

What have I done?

Posted: 29/04/2014 at 21:35
No, it isn't! Although I took the photo on my iPhone it's my laptop I'm trying to upload from. Will have another go tomorrow. Tempted to take another photo - on my camera this time. Thanks for your interest Victoria Sponge.

Discussions started by Berkley

This really cheers me up!

Do you have a favourite photo too? 
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Identification please

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I warned my magnolia....

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Should my crab apple look like this?

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Miscanthus Ferner Osten

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August oddities

Do you have oddities in your garden too? 
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Bare spot problem

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Am I looking after weeds?

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Misbehaving stipa

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Best fuchsia cuttings

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Look what I did to my rhodos

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Give alliums a second chance?

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What have Thompson and Morgan sent me?

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What have I done?

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Replacing conifers with hedge

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