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Some plant IDs requested please

Posted: 15/03/2014 at 20:42

I is an oriental poppy

2 is Honesty (lunaria annua)

3 is hollyhock

4 is Sedum spectabile (sometimes known as Ice plant - but there are several plants known by this name)

5 is Hemerocallis (day lily)

Oh eck

Posted: 15/03/2014 at 19:49

I warned you about that last week Verdun!!!  Told you to keep an eye on Spike when you're walking on the beach!!!  Sometimes you just don't listen!!! 

Fidget is our shark expert - she'll know what to do - but if in doubt I have it on good authority that they'll do almost anything for a Bedfordshire Clanger



Posted: 15/03/2014 at 19:41

Will primroses grow in full shade?

Posted: 15/03/2014 at 19:38
nutcutlet wrote (see)

............... I think deciduous shade is best though

That's what  meant 

Monty's box hedging

Posted: 15/03/2014 at 19:36

Yes, I felt sorry for him, it must feel like the end of an era - but as he said a garden's a living growing thing and every time something comes to an end there's an opportunity for something new - gardeners are philosophers and opportunists and I get the feeling that while Monty felt sad about losing his box, he is looking forward to the challenge of creating a new vision for his garden.


Posted: 15/03/2014 at 19:29
star gaze lily wrote (see)

Kef, I couldn't find my name, 

Me neither 

Favourite vegetable to grow?

Posted: 15/03/2014 at 19:28

I like growing beans of all descriptions, broad beans, runner beans, wax beans, French beans, Borlotti beans ...... love them all 

invasive plant spade like leaves

Posted: 15/03/2014 at 19:24

Same here Nut   slurp!   

droopy conifer

Posted: 15/03/2014 at 19:10

To upload a pic that's saved on your pc, click on the green tree icon on the toolbar above where you type your post, and follow the instructions 

invasive plant spade like leaves

Posted: 15/03/2014 at 19:09
nutcutlet wrote (see)

click on the little tree in the tool bar. (I'm told it's a tree, I thought it was a green wine glass) ............

Cheers Nut!    

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