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Plant ID, buddleia? One other.

Posted: 21/05/2014 at 13:40

Agree with Nut.  

1. Not a buddleia  - those are willow herbs - don't leave them unless you want them everywhere - they'll flower and seed this year. 

2. a Sisyrinchium.  

Lawn Problems

Posted: 21/05/2014 at 13:32

I'm wondering whether you had a lot of salt spray in the winds - certainly a problem around the East Anglian coast.

'Treated' beans and peas?

Posted: 21/05/2014 at 12:00

Do they have a 'brand' name?

Tall plants for a north facing wall?

Posted: 21/05/2014 at 11:58

I think white foxgloves would love it there.  

We grow foxgloves, honeysuckle and some clematis and roses against a north facing fencne.

Cheap strawberries in Lancashire? or online?

Posted: 21/05/2014 at 11:58

"Half the stems have snapped"  but half haven't - pot them up in fresh compost - they'll soon grow some more - honestly, in a week's time you'll hardly know it's happened 

Plant ID, please

Posted: 21/05/2014 at 10:56

Can we see the whole plant from the side please? 

Plant in need of ID

Posted: 21/05/2014 at 10:53

I've looked at Fool's parsley online and in my Keble Martin - doesn't look quite right - I've taken a close up of a leaf - what do you think?

http://s3.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/46473.jpg?width=350

 Although the main stem is cylindrical, the leaf stems have the groove on the upper surface like Cow parsley. 

Sorry, it's a bit dark - I didn't use flash in case the white paper flared.  If you want one with flash let me know.

Plant in need of ID

Posted: 21/05/2014 at 10:32

Thanks Salino   

Nut, I don't think we did - I've just been and picked a leaf and had a good sniff - nothing other than a very faint cow-parsley type smell.

Cheap strawberries in Lancashire? or online?

Posted: 21/05/2014 at 10:07

Are they not rescuable?  If you plant them up again quickly they'll probably do as well as new ones. 

couple of plants for ID please!

Posted: 21/05/2014 at 10:05

Think the twiny one might be Clematis armandii?

 http://www.gardenersworld.com/plants/clematis-armandii/2923.html 

 

First one possibly weigela 

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