Latest posts by fidgetbones

Plant I.D please

Posted: 15/08/2016 at 20:40

Bird seed. I think a  bird or a squirrel planted it for you.

The seedlings look like rudbeckias.

Dahlias - Bishop's Children

Posted: 15/08/2016 at 20:31

Bishops children are seeds taken off of the named Bishops series of dahlias. if you want Bishop of York, or Llandaff, then you have to buy tubers. Bishops children seed can give a large variety of colours of single flowers on dark leaves.

Bush Raspberries

Posted: 15/08/2016 at 20:17

The fruited canes go brown and and the leaves yellow. Cut that cane down as low as you can. The new green canes will fruit next year. Your "sucker "is a new cane that will provide fruit next year.


Posted: 15/08/2016 at 17:34

I have been impressed with Lidl secateurs.

Two thoughts for the day

Posted: 12/08/2016 at 14:29

I couldn't understand why there were so many kids under the canal bridge. It is apparently a pokemon gym, where you can "fight" the characters. I'm expecting someone to try walking across the water

Salvia greggii and Clem Daniel Deronda

Posted: 12/08/2016 at 10:37

Take cuttings of the salvia now. Any non flowering shoot if you can find one, or dead head a flowering shoot to make it form some side shoots that you can use.


Posted: 12/08/2016 at 10:32

Dove.. lasagne sheets in oven. Bed sheets in washer. 

Any chance of an ID?

Posted: 11/08/2016 at 21:05

Hibiscus blue bird I think.

Plant ID please

Posted: 11/08/2016 at 20:23

Maybe Salvia guaranitica ?

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