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Dave Morgan

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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.


Posted: 19/04/2016 at 16:24

They're all the same it's a brand they all contain glyphosate.

cutting back,climbing roses.

Posted: 19/04/2016 at 16:22

If it only went on last summer you need to look for a framework this year Caroline. Pruning hard will give you strong new growth and you can choose the strongest stems to train to the framework you need.

Runner Beans

Posted: 19/04/2016 at 16:16

Are you sure it's not the tap root Mr J? Seeds know which way is up or down, can't remember the reason. If you're having problems sow them vertically not flat.

Rhodohypoxis milloides claret

Posted: 19/04/2016 at 16:12

Never grown them but as they are herbaceous perennials they should split on either spring or autumn.


Posted: 19/04/2016 at 16:01

I'd pinch them out a bit more nodlisab they'll throw put more side shoots.

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

Posted: 19/04/2016 at 15:58

First Swallow today in MidWales, lovely to see the first one. Plus big bonus a Brimstone butterfly feeding on primula vulgaris.


Posted: 19/04/2016 at 15:54

Ground elder John. If you don't mind using chemicals roundup is the thing you want. It is almost impossible to dig out, but some people prefer to try.

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