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Latest posts by Chrissy the gardener

Mystery Indoor Plant

Posted: 24/07/2015 at 11:52

Photo please

Geum sand Heuchera

Posted: 24/07/2015 at 09:41

Heucheras usually do this, you should carefully dig up the plant and plant it deeper it will root off the new stem.

dont know about Geums.

Gardeners world magazine

Posted: 24/07/2015 at 09:38

Just received my subscribers issue of Gardeners World magazine, I've subscribed for longer than I can remember and what a lovely  issue the August one is.

nice uncluttered cover with pictures of proplem solving to tempt you in.  I want to read it straight away but must keep that pleasure for later. What do others think or is it just me?

Please ID

Posted: 21/07/2015 at 13:08

I agree a tree seedling growing through a Skimmia.

ID please

Posted: 16/07/2015 at 19:50

Thanks nut you are usually right



Posted: 16/07/2015 at 18:22

 In my front garden, the rose is a half standard flower carpet.

ID please

Posted: 16/07/2015 at 18:15

No Acanthus is behind it, the plant in question is like a Salvia but the leaves don't smell, it does have big leaves,


ID please

Posted: 16/07/2015 at 17:33


i expect this is a weed but not sure,

A couple of IDs please.

Posted: 16/07/2015 at 08:02

Hi yarrow, they have just finished flowering but any good garden centre should still be selling them. Look in the herbaceous section.

White flowering shrub ID please

Posted: 15/07/2015 at 08:05

I think it's Itea, the flowers seem too long for Hebe.

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