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Identification & Advice please

Posted: 22/07/2014 at 07:12

Well, that's an example of the fallibility of Wiki 


Posted: 22/07/2014 at 07:09

Good morning KEF and Chicky 

Overcast and breezy here at the moment but the forecast here is for 22C in a little while - looking at the forecast for the South of England this week  ... I'm glad we're getting a sea breeze with our heat wave 

Monty Don.

Posted: 22/07/2014 at 06:59

I think you're right KEF  


Can you identify this?

Posted: 22/07/2014 at 06:55

Go and have a look at the leaves of your Alchemilla Mollis after a rain shower - you'll have a hard heart indeed if you don't warm to it then 

Half dead plum tree

Posted: 22/07/2014 at 06:52

New Gardener5 - the arborist should have told you that all those baby trees will be growing from the rootstock and will not be the cultivated plum variety that the tree is/was.  

Monty Don.

Posted: 22/07/2014 at 06:47

Monty doesn't 'make' the GW programmes - he is the presenter.  Production style and much of the content will be down to Producers and Directors. It's like blaming the newsreader for the content of the news. 

Bugs on Victoria plums

Posted: 21/07/2014 at 19:48

I imagine it's something we're going to be getting used to seeing ....

Japanese blood grass

Posted: 21/07/2014 at 19:45


Gooseberry american mildew

Posted: 21/07/2014 at 19:44

Bumping up 

Fruit trees

Posted: 21/07/2014 at 19:43

What variety is your apple tree?

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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To deadhead or not to deadhead - that is the question .... 
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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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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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