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ID for 2 plants. please.

Posted: 17/06/2014 at 12:30

It took a bit of hard thinking to get my brain to come up with it too Soulboy! 

Bark coverage

Posted: 17/06/2014 at 12:16

Unless you mean this sort of bark 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/49662.jpg?width=336&height=350&mode=max

 

Bark coverage

Posted: 17/06/2014 at 12:15

Is that really your experience Liam - it's certainly not mine!

What to do with rhubarb?

Posted: 17/06/2014 at 12:13

Yes, you can dig the ground over, spread the manure and then let the winter weather and the worms do their job.  But don't put it where you're going to plant root crops the following year - it makes them fork. 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 17/06/2014 at 12:10

Lovely sunshine here now if a bit breezy.  I've been out watering pots and potting up some Sisyrinchium that arrived in the post   Shame I have to go to a meeting this afternoon - it's the sunniest it's been here for a few days. 

BARNSDALE GARDEN TRIP.

Posted: 17/06/2014 at 12:06

Nut, I've got one  and RHS card. 

ID for 2 plants. please.

Posted: 17/06/2014 at 12:03

 

The first looks like one of the annual bedding varieties of mimulus with loads of blooms!

The second looks like a heuchera.

Can anybody tell me what this is?

Posted: 17/06/2014 at 11:59

I agree Punkdoc -  Persicaria affinis I think - lots of different varieties - I like them but they need to be kept in their place.

Some general info here http://www.rhs.org.uk/Plants/67494/Persicaria-affinis-Superba/Details 

New Hedge and Weeds

Posted: 17/06/2014 at 11:24

As well as agreeing with Fleurisa, I think they'd stop you weeding efficiently and if mounded up against the hedge saplings might cause rot to set in 

Discussions started by Dovefromabove

Visit to Bressingham Gardens

Monday 27th July 
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Foxglove 'Illumination Pink'

Renamed 
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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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Last Post: 10/07/2015 at 06:56

Sisyrinchium striatum

Aunt May 
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Last Post: 05/07/2015 at 10:10

The reason I'm not weeding

And it's not laziness ...  
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Last Post: 07/07/2015 at 09:35

Markings on hosta leaves

What can I do about this pest? 
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Last Post: 03/07/2015 at 12:41

Shock!!! Horror!!!

Whatever next??? 
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Last Post: 25/06/2015 at 19:10

FIDGET'S BIG DAY!!!

Congratulations to you both ... 
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Last Post: 21/06/2015 at 19:25

ID please - is this Toothwort?

Can anyone confirm 
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Last Post: 15/06/2015 at 15:20

I was going to mow the lawn but ......................

Excuses, excuses, excuses .......... 
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Last Post: 14/06/2015 at 09:15

Hail storms in East Anglia tomorrow/Friday!?!?!?

Weather warning! 
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Last Post: 11/06/2015 at 19:34

Good intentions ...

Things I really must get around to doing ... one day ... 
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Last Post: 14/06/2015 at 09:09

Frost tonight!!!???

Check your local forecast ... 
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Last Post: 09/06/2015 at 10:01

Clematis cuttings

Where shall I put them? 
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