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Dave Morgan

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Old Azaleas

Posted: 20/04/2016 at 16:47

A light prune after flowering, and I mean light, removing old stems and dead wood will help and then a feed and mulch will encourage new growth Ellie. They can be either perfectly reliable or down right temperamental in my experience, especially when large.

Sad news rip Victoria Wood

Posted: 20/04/2016 at 16:42


Lawn from seed

Posted: 20/04/2016 at 16:40

Parky it's been warm cold, warm cold, wet cold etc. Not ideal for grass seed. Patience is a virtue in these conditions.

Whats gone wrong with my Rhododendron?

Posted: 20/04/2016 at 16:37

Most likely is leaf spot, fungal infection aggravated by wet conditions. Do as Verdun has suggested. Many plants have suffered this winter but we have to put up with it.

Weed or hollyhock

Posted: 20/04/2016 at 12:35

Weed, garlic mustard.

Swallows, swifts and martins - have you seen them yet?

Posted: 20/04/2016 at 10:45

Saw a swift this morning.

Advice on fuschia cuttings please

Posted: 20/04/2016 at 10:44

Just let them grow for now Kitty. When the new shoots reach about  4 inches pinch out the tips to encourage branching stems. Well done by the way, always nice to succeed with cuttings.

Agapanthus seedlings

Posted: 20/04/2016 at 09:13

I'd have a look at the root systems first peanuts. Bigger the root system pot on, if not they'll be happy to stay where they are.

Plant ID issue - Weed or Not?!

Posted: 19/04/2016 at 17:22

Unfortunately I can't enlarge the picture so it's difficult to be 100% sure.

Planting shrubs in pots

Posted: 19/04/2016 at 17:19

Tiny if it's an acid loving shrub you need ericaceous compost, otherwise a John Innes no.3 is the best. You may need to add grit depending on which shrub it is.

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Shrub ID please

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Shrub/Tree ID please

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Any idea's as to what this is?

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Plant ID please

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