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Posted: 29/06/2014 at 22:36

Glad Chicklet's back safe and sound and with her bronze!

Major lilly problems

Posted: 29/06/2014 at 22:32
If they're Day Lilies rather than 'real' lilies then they might have Hemerocallis Gall Midge which affects the buds - see this thread

bird nest in potato bag

Posted: 29/06/2014 at 22:22
Sounding even more like Tree bees - really nothing to be concerned about. They'll go before winter. They're great early pollinators

Little gems...

Posted: 29/06/2014 at 22:18
I sowed another row last week as well, and if I can find the space I'll sow another row in late July.


Posted: 29/06/2014 at 22:11
Night Lesley

I lost a lot of weight a few years ago - got into skinny jeans etc, but was far too scraggy. I've put some of it back now - probably a bit too much - but I know I look better with a bit of plumpness rather than saggy.

Little gems...

Posted: 29/06/2014 at 22:08
Mine are growing on nicely with, as you say, regular watering and sunshine. They do need to be thinned out in order to get them to form nice hearts.


Posted: 29/06/2014 at 21:55


Posted: 29/06/2014 at 21:52
Yawning smiley - I've been asleep since supper time - it must be all that sea air!


Posted: 29/06/2014 at 17:58
Bumping up

Plant ID

Posted: 29/06/2014 at 17:56
It is very pretty

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Gardener's World discussed on Points of View

Complaints about change of time and cancellations 
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Last Post: Yesterday at 09:17

Trip to Cambridge University Botanical Garden 11th October

All welcome ............who's coming? 
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Last Post: Yesterday at 23:53

If you're buying big pots ....

Beware of being offered stolen property 
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Last Post: 20/09/2014 at 10:10

Grafting fruit trees

An art and a science 
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Last Post: 16/09/2014 at 21:38


Reporting the Spanish slugs 
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Last Post: 07/09/2014 at 15:49

Crown Prince squash???

What do you think?  
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Last Post: 20/08/2014 at 06:41

Have you seen this rose?

I can't seem to find it .............. 
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Last Post: 19/08/2014 at 06:16

Wasps - such useful creatures

Just some of the ways they help us 
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Last Post: 13/08/2014 at 18:54


To deadhead or not to deadhead - that is the question .... 
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Last Post: 06/08/2014 at 22:45

Please put out a shallow dish of water!

Small mammals are not enjoying the heatwave 
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Last Post: 25/07/2014 at 08:27

Brown patch on lawn

Yet another cause of brown patches on lawn identified 
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Last Post: 20/07/2014 at 14:46


How to get around the current problem .... 
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Last Post: 23/07/2014 at 22:02

Visit to the Old Vicarage Gardens, East Ruston, Norfolk. 19/07/14

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Last Post: 22/07/2014 at 08:23

A perennial for a shady, long and very narrow border

Suggestions welcome 
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Last Post: 05/06/2014 at 21:07

Caterpillar ID

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Last Post: 04/06/2014 at 17:27
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