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Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 30/05/2014 at 22:12

Love delphiniums - and thats a beauty cairnsie


Posted: 30/05/2014 at 18:28

Evening all - sorry some had trying days ..... but the weekend starts here

Just back from my minibreak in Norfolk.  Fitted in a trip to Norwich (great wildflower roundabouts in the city centre) for a spot of shopping and a tour round the Uni for chicklet.  And also my longed for walk along Hunstanton beach ... a very special place.  5 minutes from the carpark and we lost all the people - the ones in the photo are my nearest and dearest

 One of my favouritest places in the world

Chelsea wish list

Posted: 30/05/2014 at 18:12

I'll be giving anchusa loddon royalist a try   what a blue

Poppy problem

Posted: 30/05/2014 at 09:55

Hi Karen - i have had the same, but only with a few of the buds - others on the same plant have been fine.  Not sure what it is, but thought you might like to know you are in good company

Slug Pubs - research opportunity

Posted: 30/05/2014 at 09:36

Just planted some hostas in a bed and considering beer traps but not used them before - whats the best sort of container ( size and depth )??

Poorly plum tree

Posted: 30/05/2014 at 09:27

I'm afraid i can't help, but if you are a member of the RHS they offer a service where you can send samples off and get the problem diagnosed really quickly.


Posted: 29/05/2014 at 23:09

Well you learn something new every day  Thought qwerty keyboards were universal .... But now i am wiser

What's your acronym? A guessing game......

Posted: 29/05/2014 at 09:40

This is worse than a cryptic crossword ......  maybe the J is for just??

My motto is IFAPIFAP .......... if you are going to do something, then go for it !  Easier than Verdun's (but then they are all easy when you know the answer).

Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 29/05/2014 at 09:16

OL - I have one a bit like that called Shimmer - she's a bit shy, so trying to hide behind the "sofa" in the pic below ....


 There is also a lovely light purple one called Dianas Delight


Posted: 28/05/2014 at 23:33

Discussions started by chicky

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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Last Post: 14/06/2014 at 19:51

Wildflower id

Blue flowers like a forget me not 
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Last Post: 12/05/2014 at 19:15

Cap on soil

Do I need to break it before mulching? 
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Last Post: 18/04/2014 at 08:33

Plant id - looks like pulmonaria but the leaves are wrong

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Last Post: 15/04/2014 at 07:29

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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Best dogwoods for stem colour

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Good Berries

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No flowers on gladioli

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Cuttings from sedum "autumn joy"

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Camellia - yellow leaves

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