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Camera Corner

Posted: 03/05/2014 at 11:40

thank you Fairygirl and Forester2 for the compliments. I always have my camera handy to catch a good shot if I can. Have a look at my magnolia flower by my name.

Fairygirl I'd have loved to be in Loch Etive to see that. I love that place. We used to go there every 2 years before my husband had a stroke. That ride down to the end of the road truly remarkable. Such a peaceful place.

is this clematis cirrhosa?

Posted: 03/05/2014 at 11:23

That's It!! Great ! Thank you both very much. I just knew someone on here would be able to identify it correctly. I'm delighted that it's now got a name.

Ground elder!

Posted: 03/05/2014 at 11:18

Er! not guilty, Hostafan1. I've been in her garden and the blessed stuff is everywhere!

Camera Corner

Posted: 02/05/2014 at 21:02

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/44535.jpg?width=272&height=350&mode=max

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/44532.jpg?width=272&height=350&mode=max

 

And some from winter 2012

 

Camera Corner

Posted: 02/05/2014 at 20:53

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/44527.jpg?width=272&height=350&mode=max

 

There's some great pics on this thread, so just wanted to add one taken last week.

 

is this clematis cirrhosa?

Posted: 02/05/2014 at 20:34

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/44519.jpg?width=272&height=350&mode=max

 I inherited this clematis and I think it may be a cirrhosa type. I would love to know what name this one is as I cannot find pictures of one like it anywhere on the web. It has pale greenish petals with a slight blush of pink but no spots. Can anyone help please?

Ground elder!

Posted: 02/05/2014 at 17:54

Mmm. Yes I think my neighbour would take it as a personal criticism, so I'll just keep treating and digging I think!

What do you do or what did you do at work

Posted: 01/05/2014 at 14:28

I had 20 years in an Xtra large bank as a trainer and cashier, but decided to get trained as a florist just before I took early retirement. I'd love to show that lot on the allotment prog how to arrange their flowers!

Ground elder!

Posted: 01/05/2014 at 14:19

I've started getting a few shoots of this through from my neighbours garden, growing under their fence. I dig down as far as possible but the roots always seem to come from her side. Anything I can doo? I've bought some of that gel stuff to dab on the new growth. Will it work on that sort of elder?

French blue lake sowing

Posted: 01/05/2014 at 14:08

That's what I was hoping Welshonion. Mine are on the windowsill indoors and hope to put them in the greenhouse after the cold snap, then out into prepared beds.

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