Latest posts by fidgetbones

Buddleia Weevil - Cleopus Japonicus

Posted: 21/06/2016 at 22:06

Pick off any affected leaves and burn them.

Are Brugmansia (Angels Trumpets) poisionous

Posted: 21/06/2016 at 21:56

I've got half a greenhouse full. I've also got digitalis and some castor oil plants.  Not to mention the Aconitum and the Opium poppies. In fact half an apothecarys chest full.

They're fine as long as you don't eat them.

or feed them to the old man or the PITA next door neighbour

Help needed

Posted: 21/06/2016 at 21:51

The nigella is probably the white form in persian jewels mixed.

Help needed

Posted: 21/06/2016 at 21:50

Sorry it won't let me edit.  Rose campion. not roase.

Help needed

Posted: 21/06/2016 at 21:48

Lychnis coronaria  (roase campion)

Nigella damascena

What are these please?

Posted: 21/06/2016 at 19:26

I would, otherwise there will be a forest there.

Courgette plants

Posted: 21/06/2016 at 16:10

The leaves are the powerhouse that feed the fruit (courgettes),so leave them on.There will be no frosts now, so it can go outside in a bigger space.

Apple tree pest

Posted: 21/06/2016 at 14:46

Yes, I would say Codling moth. Use pheromone traps from when flower buds start to open. Hang fat balls in trees to encourage blue tits.

Does anyone know what this is please?

Posted: 21/06/2016 at 14:43

Sisyrinchium striatum.

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