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Autumn colour

Posted: 08/10/2015 at 14:55

Pruning!?!?!

Autumn colour

Posted: 08/10/2015 at 14:51

He's taken a while to get going - I'm going to prune him hard this spring and speak to him severely.   Do you think that firm treatment will do the trick?

Autumn colour

Posted: 08/10/2015 at 14:28

Hosta, it's C. Will Goodwin (grp 2)

Plant Id Please

Posted: 08/10/2015 at 14:24

You make a good point Hosta - mine's quite sprawly.

As Steve says, mine's doing well in shade under the trees providing it gets a bucket of water in dry spells.

Plant Id Please

Posted: 08/10/2015 at 14:07

Rescued mine from the 'Nearly Dead' section for thruppence about 18 months ago.  A bit of decent soil and some food and water and it's romping away

Plant Id Please

Posted: 08/10/2015 at 13:58

I have one which looks similar - Euonymus x fortuneii 'Emerald Gaiety'. 

Autumn colour

Posted: 08/10/2015 at 13:44

Bb, it's Athyricum niponicum 'Pewter Lace' - one of the Japanese Painted Ferns

Think I bought it from Notcutts.

Chrissy, it's not a tradescantia - it's a Roscoea purpurea bought from Carrie Thomas at Touchwood http://www.touchwoodplants.co.uk/aquilegias.htm

Falling leaves-loads of em.

Posted: 08/10/2015 at 12:39

Falling leaves-loads of em.

Posted: 08/10/2015 at 12:01

And don't clear them all up - leave some in some 'untidy areas' - the hedgehogs need them to build their hibernaculums (hibernacula ).

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 08/10/2015 at 11:26

Colchicums Hosta http://www.pdxmonthly.com/articles/2011/10/11/naked-boys-october-2011

I've started a thread for autumn colour pics

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