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Posted: 18/06/2015 at 16:34

Just chopped my G. Phaeum hard back.  I'll give them some chicken manure pellets and a good watering and they'll be leafing up again in no time

black fly, green fly etc

Posted: 18/06/2015 at 16:28

Give them a blast with the hosepipe to wash the worst off, then attract bluetits and their fledglings into the tree by hanging sunfower heart feeders in the trees - they'll pick off the aphids while they're queueing up for the feeder

Covering Leylandii

Posted: 18/06/2015 at 14:36

You've not been giving advice to gardeners in Suffolk have you?

garden cabin from quic garden?

Posted: 18/06/2015 at 14:32

Having read the comments here I wouldn't touch them with a barge pole

Which rose

Posted: 18/06/2015 at 14:28

Snap Ceres

Hollyhocks and propagation

Posted: 18/06/2015 at 14:26

Rhonda, you can take root cuttings from hollyhocks

I'd also collect some seeds after they've flowered and sow them.


Covering Leylandii

Posted: 18/06/2015 at 13:42

Ah, I understand     Mind you, it's very tempting sometimes ...

Covering Leylandii

Posted: 18/06/2015 at 13:14

Steve - think the leylandii in question belong to the neighbour!!!   Might cause disharmony if the Amateur Gardener gets them taken down out of hand!

Which rose

Posted: 18/06/2015 at 12:33

A bit of a shot in the dark, but it reminds me of this one

climbing rose

Posted: 18/06/2015 at 12:29

Thanks Cathy

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Tree Nursery bankrupt - online auction

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Farewell to a friend 
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It's different in Cornwall

Undisputable proof!!! 
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Our relationship with Gardening 
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Last Post: 19/10/2015 at 18:48

Autumn colour

Photos of the autumn jewels in our gardens 
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Last Post: 31/10/2015 at 09:46

Geum Totally Tangerine

It's got to be moved ... 
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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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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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