Berkley


Latest posts by Berkley

Plant indexing software

Posted: 26/10/2015 at 11:55

What a relief! Didn't sleep all night. Thought you meant I had broken some forum rule!

Plant indexing software

Posted: 25/10/2015 at 17:04

Sorry!? What have I done wrong?

Plant indexing software

Posted: 23/10/2015 at 20:10

No, I don't think so. 

Plant indexing software

Posted: 20/10/2015 at 19:58

Have a look at "shoot gardening". I think it's a fantastic website. You can record everything in your garden, get updates every month to remind you what you should be doing for all the plants you have in your garden - and lots more.  

pruning

Posted: 19/10/2015 at 21:47

A lot of my fuchsias are in positions where they are buffeted by winter winds ....... I reduce their height in the Autumn and then cut right back in the Spring as previously advised.

Vine Weevil

Posted: 18/10/2015 at 13:34

I hadn't noticed any problems with one of my heuchera - until it was literally "blown out of the pot". There were hardly any roots left and I quickly identified the vine weevil in the pot. But - I washed and replanted the heuchera, kept it in shade for a while and it is now doing fine again. So don't despair! I shall use provado early in the year next time.

Garden Pictures 2015

Posted: 07/10/2015 at 15:47


 


 


 


 

What a lovely thread! I've seen so many stunning photos and picked up lots of ideas...these views from our kitchen window are still giving lots of pleasure:

 

 

Sedum Postmans Pride

Posted: 05/10/2015 at 21:21

Obviously in the wrong place in my garden ....I put it somewhere where the soil is dry and it gets full sun - but it needed to be supported and just doesn't look right. I think it may need to be given more space.... Could I cut it down and replant now? Dig up and keep in a pot over Winter to be replanted next Spring?

Indelable marker pens for real?

Posted: 04/10/2015 at 20:35

Going to try laundry markers and straws!

Garden Pictures 2015

Posted: 28/09/2015 at 18:15


 


 

 

I quite like these two aspects of my garden:

 

 

Discussions started by Berkley

Bare stems on escallonia

 
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Looking forward to Winter

( as in "planning") 
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Unexpected advice re fuchsias

 
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What happened when I was away?

 
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Reluctant foxgloves

 
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Dahlia cuttings

Will they flower this year? 
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Choisya White Dazzler

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Last Post: 27/03/2016 at 15:35

What has happened to my polyanthus?

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Last Post: 18/03/2016 at 13:37

Bug on kalanchoe

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Last Post: 01/01/2016 at 14:28

Can I chop it (just a bit)?

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Last Post: 13/12/2015 at 14:37

Sedum Postmans Pride

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Last Post: 05/10/2015 at 21:50

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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