Chrissy the gardener


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What is this please?

Posted: 21/06/2016 at 14:50

Lovely park very coloufull,


yes Lantana pretty plant but not frost hardy sold in G B as a annual.

Is this Japanese Knotweed

Posted: 21/06/2016 at 11:10

I don't think it's knot weed, knot weed has red stems and the leaves don't look quite right.


I am with fritillaries post I to think it's symphocarpus   ( snowberry )


symphocarpus does Have a dendancy to sucker and will pop up here and there, it's quite a nice shrub and has lovely berries later on.

I D please

Posted: 20/06/2016 at 19:33

That's right  🙋thanks so much. I knew the forum wouldn't let me down.

Tree ID please

Posted: 20/06/2016 at 19:19

I thought Cersis as well ,pretty sure not Prunus.


The lichen doesn't hurt the tree so is not detrimental.

I D please

Posted: 20/06/2016 at 19:11


I have had thease flowers in a bouquet and wondered what they are called, I just know someone on the forum will know.

Can anyone know or recognise the identity of this plant.

Posted: 17/06/2016 at 13:41

You can get a herbaceous clematis that doesn't climb, Arabella being one of them has Richard suggested.


Have a look on Alan Tichmarches site.

Such a handsome chap

Posted: 16/06/2016 at 13:15

My Hostas aren't doing too bad either, I've got ducks in the garden do they eat slugs ?


Nice surprises

Posted: 16/06/2016 at 12:32

Isn't it great how nature gives you a nice surprise?


was just weeding this border and noticed this ----



And what a busy bee !!!


what is this plant called

Posted: 15/06/2016 at 08:45

I'm not sure it looks like a alpine mimulus it also looks quite rampant so beware.

Red valerian

Posted: 14/06/2016 at 09:42

You can see it sold at garden nurseries under the botanical name Centranthus,


i have just been on the R H S site and they are selling it for £5.99 !!!!!

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