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Identifying plants in a new garden

Posted: 20/04/2016 at 20:17

Plant 5 is Spirea - Bridal Wreath probably. No 2 looks like a Spirea as well, but it's a bit blurry so tricky to be sure. Looks like it's growing habit though 

No 4  (yellow one)  - looks like Forsythia but I can't see it very clearly either

I think your tree is Amelanchier by the look of it  

Lily Bargain

Posted: 20/04/2016 at 20:12

The brown woody bits are the roots and the longer white pieces are the new shoots. Plant just deeply enough so that those white shoots are at soil level and you should be fine  

He's a notty boy !

Posted: 20/04/2016 at 19:12

 

Hostafan1 wrote (see)

Fairygirl, so long as you don't work up to a harrumph.

 

 

 

Heaven forfend Hosta... 

Sad news rip Victoria Wood

Posted: 20/04/2016 at 19:08

Kimber-leh...lily 

Sad news rip Victoria Wood

Posted: 20/04/2016 at 18:37

I believe she hadn't been ill for long. Best way really.

'Can you see it on the trolley?' Brenda....superb  

He's a notty boy !

Posted: 20/04/2016 at 18:35

philippa - I'm terribly militant. In fact, I might get so worked up that I will possibly tut loudly at the news...

is this grass struggling?

Posted: 20/04/2016 at 18:12

Hard though isn't it, that waiting lark?  

Fungi on lawn ?

Posted: 20/04/2016 at 18:03

I've forgotten it's name John, but it's common in compacted poor soil - especially if it's shady. Perfect conditions for it.

Aerating and feeding the grass, and generally giving it some good care and attention will help  

HELLO FORKERS April 2016 Edition

Posted: 20/04/2016 at 18:01

R2 - Simon Mayo about to play Let's do it after the 6 o clock news

Raise a glass to her and laugh 

Sad news rip Victoria Wood

Posted: 20/04/2016 at 18:00

Simon Mayo is playing 'Let's do it' after the 6pm news on R2  

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