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Garden Pictures 2015

Posted: 01/08/2015 at 14:54

 A peaceful Saturday afternoon in our garden


Talkback: Powdery mildew

Posted: 01/08/2015 at 14:37

Aw bless them

Powdery mildew

Posted: 01/08/2015 at 14:31

Powdery mildew usually strikes when a plant has been weakened by drought.


Posted: 01/08/2015 at 14:28

Pat, has he always been this acquisitive or is it a newly acquired skill  


Posted: 01/08/2015 at 13:59

Take it back from him Pat - you can usually plug in a normal mouse to a laptop and use that instead of the mousepad.  That's what my OH does (he's younger than me ).

Lavandula angustifolia growth problem

Posted: 01/08/2015 at 13:57

Really good information on pruning your lavender  here


Posted: 01/08/2015 at 13:51

Yes, if you click and zoom you can see the snow

How far away are the mountains?


Posted: 01/08/2015 at 13:46

Congratulations on the laptop by another name Pat E   Persevere with the mousepad - after years and years of using an ordinary mouse both at home and work, I'm now quicker on the pad than the mouse   It can be done

Talkback: Powdery mildew

Posted: 01/08/2015 at 12:49

Then just give it plenty of water - in dry spells a bucket full every other day

The damaged leaves will probably die and fall, but it'll recover and grow some more.

Talkback: Powdery mildew

Posted: 01/08/2015 at 12:30

Lorraine, is it in a container?  If so how big?

What sort of compost?

How often are you watering it and how much?

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Geum Totally Tangerine

It's got to be moved ... 
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Last Post: 02/10/2015 at 07:49

Which Cornish Garden to visit in September?

If you could only choose one ........... 
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Last Post: 13/09/2015 at 15:52

Winter container display

Stuck for ideas 
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Last Post: 12/09/2015 at 15:37

Shall we pool our piggy banks?

Or shall we stick with our seed swap? 
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Last Post: 20/08/2015 at 19:53

Oh dear! Is this the beginning of the end?

Shall we have to say goodbye ... 
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Last Post: 20/08/2015 at 08:10

Visit to Bressingham Gardens

Monday 27th July 
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Last Post: 28/07/2015 at 20:16

Foxglove 'Illumination Pink'

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Last Post: 22/07/2015 at 12:15

ID please

Can't remember  
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Last Post: 17/07/2015 at 12:44

Flower ID please

Spring flower in Northern Brittany  
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Last Post: 10/07/2015 at 06:56

Sisyrinchium striatum

Aunt May 
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Last Post: 05/07/2015 at 10:10

The reason I'm not weeding

And it's not laziness ...  
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Last Post: 07/07/2015 at 09:35

Markings on hosta leaves

What can I do about this pest? 
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Last Post: 03/07/2015 at 12:41

Shock!!! Horror!!!

Whatever next??? 
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Last Post: 25/06/2015 at 19:10


Congratulations to you both ... 
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Last Post: 21/06/2015 at 19:25

ID please - is this Toothwort?

Can anyone confirm 
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Last Post: 15/06/2015 at 15:20
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