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Identification

Posted: 30/06/2016 at 18:39

Top one looks like Penstemon sickasaparrot


Bottom one not much better. What were they supposed to be.?


I put plugs in separate 3 inch pots to grow on.

Last edited: 30 June 2016 18:40:27

Harebells

Posted: 29/06/2016 at 21:02

I don't have many flowers this year. the leaves are very grassy, so the undergardener mowed half the patch.


On the other hand, a fox has just crossed the lawn and carried on up the garden.

Wild orchid?

Posted: 29/06/2016 at 20:55

Dactylorhiza fuchsii

Harebells

Posted: 29/06/2016 at 19:44

They are not harebells. Some other sort of campanula,maybe pyramidalis

Last edited: 29 June 2016 19:45:53

Can anybody give name to this plant please

Posted: 29/06/2016 at 19:17

Lychnis coronaria

Tumbling Tom tomato

Posted: 29/06/2016 at 18:01

No, I meant long toms... they are a type of pot. much deeper than they are wide.


http://www.homebase.co.uk/en/homebaseuk/long-tom-plant-pot---23cm-141920

Tumbling Tom tomato

Posted: 29/06/2016 at 16:11

i found somewhere online that was selling a sling system to put a growbag in sideways instead of flat on its base, so the roots could have a deep root run. if you can only get six inch on the base, maybe the long toms that are used for roses may be a better bet.

Bad batch of runner bean seeds?

Posted: 29/06/2016 at 15:08

I wonder if it is something they have coated the beans with?

Growing sweetcorn

Posted: 29/06/2016 at 13:22

Sweet corn flowers do not look like flowers, they are a grass.

Independence Day?

Posted: 29/06/2016 at 13:08


Who would like to be a fly on the wall of Merkels office.?

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