Busy-Lizzie


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My flowers ..

Posted: 26/07/2016 at 21:50

That's OK aym  But don't forget the antihistamine tomorrow for any new bites. I hope you sleep tonight.

Hello

Posted: 26/07/2016 at 21:47

Hello Simply Flowers and welcome. This new site doesn't like big photos and won't upload them.

work in progress

Posted: 26/07/2016 at 21:34

You're turning into an expert, Baz.

My flowers ..

Posted: 26/07/2016 at 21:32

Must have been someone else's hydrangea and stipa. I have one young hydrangea Vanilla Strawberry and no grasses.

Figs

Posted: 26/07/2016 at 21:27

Thank you Dove.

Ornamental Trees for Front Garden

Posted: 26/07/2016 at 19:53

I was thinking it had to be evergreen, but actually you didn't say so. There are also crab apples - small trees with flowers in spring (white, pink or red) and fruit in late summer also pretty colours. You can even make jelly from it.

My flowers ..

Posted: 26/07/2016 at 19:34


I have grown Lavatera "Silver Cup" in the cutting bed and in a couple of pots. It's supposed to be 60 - 70cms tall, most are, but one has gone mad, 147cms, 4'10"!

Ornamental Trees for Front Garden

Posted: 26/07/2016 at 18:53

When I read your question I was just about to say Choisya Ternata, or Sundance or Aztec Pearl, but then scrolled down and saw Ladybird has beaten me to it.

Knocked off rose bud

Posted: 26/07/2016 at 18:48

So not the end of the world for it! And next year it will be bigger and stronger if you treat it right.

Few questions

Posted: 26/07/2016 at 18:45

1. Yes, always sensible to replace something that isn't working for something you like.


2. Petunias do like warmth. But when the baskets were failing had you fed and watered them? Did the new petunias get new compost?


3. Looks like a Philadelphus, does it smell nice? Probably needs pruning, a feed and some water, unless, of course, you are having lots of rain. Petunias don't like lots of rain.

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We visited this garden yesterday, fabulous 
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Are there seeds that don't like very cold storage?

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weird caterpillar like thingy ID please

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