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unknown plant

Posted: Yesterday at 16:55

I've just taken cuttings of mine,it's called Salvia Dayglow. It's a lovely colour.

Autumn colour

Posted: 08/10/2015 at 13:12

hi Dove the second picture from last I think is a Tradescantia,which one is it Dove? It's lovely and I want one.

identify some plants for me please?

Posted: 04/10/2015 at 17:46

I only know the last one for sure,it's a type of Sedum.

Plant recognition

Posted: 04/10/2015 at 12:18

I love Echiums, they grow the first year flower the second year then they die.So you need to keep growing the seeds from one year to the next.

Plant ID please

Posted: 01/10/2015 at 18:05

I've not heard of the name change either.

Calla lily

Posted: 01/10/2015 at 18:03

the Calla lily dies down in the Autumn so don't worry,protect it from the frost and water it very little.

Help with shrub ident

Posted: 01/10/2015 at 17:53

Escallonia Iveii comes to mind.


Posted: 01/10/2015 at 17:50

Roses are deep rooted so make sure the pots are deep enough.


Posted: 01/10/2015 at 17:47

Mycorrhizal fungi products work fine so if you want to plant another rose do so,has for depleted soil just put some bonemeal around when you plant.

Pricking out seedlings

Posted: 30/09/2015 at 22:14

You usually wait until the second leaves form,the first leaves are seed leaves the second are true leaves, make sure when pricking out you do so by holding a leaf NOT the stem.

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