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HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 19/05/2014 at 08:00
My DD is flowering at ankle height too - is he known for being vertically challenged?

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 19/05/2014 at 06:38

Morning all - early start here - train to catch Bit concerned about tomorrow's forecast - looks like i might be visiting Chelsea in the rain

can anyone identify this for my friend? diff pic, been raving about you experts

Posted: 18/05/2014 at 21:46

Looks like some sort of laurel??

Does this need pruning?

Posted: 18/05/2014 at 19:56

I'll leave someone else to advise if pruning is necessary - but if it is, don't do it til midsummer - plums are susceptible to silverleaf if pruned at this time of year.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 18/05/2014 at 19:13

Twirly thing here too - hidden round by the garage.

Spent the day finishing our vegetable garden by putting up the hazel hurdles.  I was builder's mate - held things up etc etc.  very pleased with the end result ....

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/46127.jpg?width=276&height=350&mode=max

 Now having first alfresco wine this year, surrounded by the perfume of the wisteria.  One very happy Chicky.  PS Chicklet has cheered up too - only 2 more exams to go.  Then we have to start worrying about littlest Chicklet's science GCSE in a couple of weeks .... Best have another sip of that SB ....

Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 18/05/2014 at 15:48

And some hostas ....

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Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 18/05/2014 at 15:46

A few of our garden in the sunshine....

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Beech Hedge

Posted: 18/05/2014 at 09:49

Its also a good idea to leave pruning of any hedges til later in the summer - lots of birds are nesting in them atm

why do i not get email when get reply to my post

Posted: 18/05/2014 at 09:43

LL - they tend to come in batches once a day ..... So you might get one later

Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 18/05/2014 at 09:09

Love those photos Lavender Lady - looks an idyllic spot

Discussions started by chicky

Indoor hyacinths - are they ready for some light??

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Getting rid of brambles

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Daphnes - do they self seed?

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Tree id

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Plant ID - blue flowers

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Wisley Outing - sunday 7th Sept

Does anyone want to meet up? 
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Dark Red Sedum

Anyone know a good one? 
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Shrub id

Any ideas 
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Wildflower id

Blue flowers like a forget me not 
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Cap on soil

Do I need to break it before mulching? 
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Plant id - looks like pulmonaria but the leaves are wrong

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TV gardening programmes

A reminder 
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When is the best time to prune Group 3 clematis?

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Can i grow a Mahonia in a pot?

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