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Ear fungus

Posted: 10/05/2014 at 11:12


 

I discovered this growing on a large hebe bush where I'd cut off a branch last year. I've found out what it's called but wondered if it is likely to spread to other plants. I'm assuming it only grows on rotting wood but want to be on the safe side. Amazingly like an ear!

Aquilegia shapes

Posted: 10/05/2014 at 11:09


 


 

Can anyone tell me if the different shaped aquilegia flowers around my garden have different names? The shape of flowers is so diverse, and I wondered if one of them is the native wild variety.

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


 


 

And some from winter 2012

 

Camera Corner

Posted: 02/05/2014 at 20:53


 

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


 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!

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