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Anyone know what this is?

Posted: 11/05/2015 at 23:15

Yep, 4 petals is right I think so either an invading flower there or it's something else entirely.  Leaves look at bit like a Leucanthemum?

Spraying tree suckers?

Posted: 11/05/2015 at 23:10

Prunus are pretty bomb-proof as far as trees go so I wouldn't bother treating the roots with anything.

Killed rhubarb plant?

Posted: 11/05/2015 at 23:06

I think it'll be fine but I wouldn't pull any more stems this year to give it the best chance of building the crown up again.

Killed rhubarb plant?

Posted: 11/05/2015 at 22:47

If it has been there a few years it'll recover.  If it's a newly planted one it might struggle.

Anyone know what this is?

Posted: 11/05/2015 at 22:46

Good point nut.

Anyone know what this is?

Posted: 11/05/2015 at 22:45

Might be some kind of Evening primrose but doesn't look quite right.  Have a sniff of the flower - Oenothera are fragrant late in the day.

Unknown fruit bush

Posted: 11/05/2015 at 19:27

Some are self-pollinating to a degree but crops are much higher with cross-pollination (like many fruit trees and bushes)

Spraying tree suckers?

Posted: 11/05/2015 at 19:24

It is thought that pulling suckers away from the root rather than cutting them off lessens the likelihood of more suckers appearing.  This is standard practice for removing rose suckers.


Unknown fruit bush

Posted: 11/05/2015 at 19:16

As Logan said, it's a blueberry.

Unknown fruit bush

Posted: 11/05/2015 at 18:53

Something wrong with your browser settings I think Logan.  I don't know what device you use but try installing another browser - Chrome works on most things.

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