I'm very lucky
Night night... Sleep tight everyone
dig in plenty of well rotted farmyard manure. Roses will be happy there
Ouch Rebecca ........ that sounds absolutely awful .... it must've been so painful .... I hope you're well recovered.
Apparently the break in my foot was very clear on the x-ray ... I was treated quickly and very well. I'm sure I'll be much more mobile very soon. I
My money's on the blackthorn ............... you don't know the meaning of 'persistent' until you've tried to beat a blackthorn
Salix caprea .... aka Goat willow.
There are male and female ... the female have insignificant green catkins and lots of fluffy seeds that drift on the wind. The male have 'Pussy Willow' type catkins.
B3 ... it would appear that some Lady Gardeners are more patient than others
He has said on another of his several threads, that he is in the UK.
Did it have leaves when you bought it? What colour were they?
I would expect it to have the purplish red leaves right from the beginning in spring.
Just one of those Gardening Know How pages ...what applies in the US must apply everywhere ...