London (change)
Today 22°C / 16°C
Tomorrow 26°C / 16°C

Fairygirl


Latest posts by Fairygirl

More Plant I-D's please.

Posted: 23/02/2014 at 16:05

Would agree with nut on everything there Jack, though I wouldn't have known Abelia and woodrfuff. 8 looks rhododendron- ish but to be honest, there's so little of it, it's hard to tell - it could be lots of things. It may have been planted and just hasn't had the right conditions or enough room to establish correctly or it could be something that's seeded itself in there. Many of the plants do seem quite congested so you may need to do a bit of clearing to get the best from the ones you want to keep.

Did you mean the flowering currant Stacey - ribes - that flowers in spring?

Physocarpus opulifolius 'Diablo'

Posted: 23/02/2014 at 15:49

Had a quick look at RHS site- seems they are hardy so I must have been having a senior moment nut! 

Is there no sign of life? Would have thought you'd have had a shoot or two by now if it's reasonably mature and established.

Physocarpus opulifolius 'Diablo'

Posted: 23/02/2014 at 15:44

Not 100% sure nut - maybe I'm wrong. Will have a little look around- perhaps I'm thinking of something else 

Physocarpus opulifolius 'Diablo'

Posted: 23/02/2014 at 15:21

Are they not a bit dubious hardiness - wise nut?

Music in the Garden

Posted: 23/02/2014 at 14:51

Have you got  the hiccups donutsmrs? 

Music in the Garden

Posted: 23/02/2014 at 14:27

Saw Mr Petty many years ago Dove. He was stunningly brilliant.   The J du P programme would have been a repeat I expect - Sky Arts channel. You can't have Placido Dove - I saw him first...

I don't have an i pod ( or an 'aye' pod ) so I have to take a radio or cd player outside with me but I'm also very aware of keeping it at an acceptable level. 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 23/02/2014 at 14:03

He'd make a good roast though Dove.....

Damaged water butt

Posted: 23/02/2014 at 13:31

trillium's right - sandpaper the area a little, to get a key, as well before you apply anything 'sticky'.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 23/02/2014 at 13:29

But there's more of him to go round Dove so he's good value 'pound for pound'..........

ID Please

Posted: 23/02/2014 at 13:15

Looks a bit like the ornamental pear - Pyrus salicifolius. It's a very pretty small tree - gets to a few metres or so  height and spread but you can prune it. I had one in a previous garden 

Discussions started by Fairygirl

forum gremlins

Replies: 12    Views: 554
Last Post: 26/09/2013 at 22:04

Bee programme tonight

 
Replies: 7    Views: 394
Last Post: 03/08/2013 at 15:22

spam reported

 
Replies: 12    Views: 434
Last Post: 26/07/2013 at 14:22

Common Swift (moth)

 
Replies: 2    Views: 478
Last Post: 25/07/2013 at 23:48

our building projects

Replies: 9    Views: 597
Last Post: 17/08/2013 at 19:04

slugs, snails and bees

Replies: 2    Views: 384
Last Post: 13/06/2013 at 14:24

cufcskim's reply!

Replies: 4    Views: 442
Last Post: 02/06/2013 at 16:34

kitchen spam-don't answer it!

Replies: 3    Views: 459
Last Post: 27/05/2013 at 17:23

spam issues

Replies: 28    Views: 960
Last Post: 08/05/2013 at 03:53

No posts either

Replies: 13    Views: 625
Last Post: 14/04/2013 at 10:18
10 threads returned