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Roses

Posted: 11/06/2014 at 14:36

Looking forward to seeing the pics.  

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climbing rose problem

Posted: 11/06/2014 at 14:34

Plant ID please

Posted: 11/06/2014 at 14:33

That is a yucca flower - think I can just see it's leaves peeping up in the bottom right hand corner 

Any I'Dea

Posted: 11/06/2014 at 13:59

Interesting info about British native orchids

 http://www.telegraph.co.uk/gardening/gardeningadvice/3335123/How-to-grow-orchids.html 

Any I'Dea

Posted: 11/06/2014 at 13:57

Re the orchid - just leave it as it is - do not use any fertiliser or sprays around it - 

 

Report it to your local Wildlife Trust http://www.wildlifetrusts.org/  they keep records of such things 

Any I'Dea

Posted: 11/06/2014 at 13:31

Think the first one is a Pyramidal Orchid - a rare and wonderful thing and if you've got one of those in your garden you're a very fortunate Percy 

http://www.plantlife.org.uk/wild_plants/plant_species/pyramidal_orchid

 

Second is one of the currants - it should've flowered by now - any fruits to be seen?

 

Third is one of the hardy geraniums - there are several blue ones - it's not Rozanne, that has a white eye.

 

 

 

Moving Garlic

Posted: 11/06/2014 at 12:56

When did you plant it?

Ideas to assist an amatuer gardner

Posted: 11/06/2014 at 12:54

I'm not in your area I'm afraid, but you could try asking at your local nursery or garden centre - they may know of reputable people who would give you a quote. 

Or try asking at the nearest college to you that does horticultural courses - some of their recent college leavers may have started up their own businesses.

Good luck 

Can anyone identify this growth/ bacteria

Posted: 11/06/2014 at 12:51

Yep, brown scale - info here http://www.rhs.org.uk/advice/profile?PID=455 

A couple of rose questions

Posted: 11/06/2014 at 12:47
Orchid Lady wrote (see)

What's HT Dove (Hybrid Tea?) if so, then I think it is.  I need to see what colour it is when the flower opens and I'll know what it's called.

Yes, Hybrid Tea - sorry 

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Crown Prince squash???

What do you think?  
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Have you seen this rose?

I can't seem to find it .............. 
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Wasps - such useful creatures

Just some of the ways they help us 
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Please put out a shallow dish of water!

Small mammals are not enjoying the heatwave 
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Brown patch on lawn

Yet another cause of brown patches on lawn identified 
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DIFFICULTIES POSTING?

How to get around the current problem .... 
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Visit to the Old Vicarage Gardens, East Ruston, Norfolk. 19/07/14

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A perennial for a shady, long and very narrow border

Suggestions welcome 
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Caterpillar ID

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ID please

Does anyone recognise this? 
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Slug Pubs - research opportunity

Which beer is best? 
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Plant in need of ID

Does anyone recognise this? 
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Hazels looking for a home

Free plants for Norfolk/North Suffolk gardeners 
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Under-gardener Award

Sometimes they really deserve a pat on the back 
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