Latest posts by fidgetbones

Can anyone identify this plant?

Posted: 10/06/2016 at 09:42

Mint flowers in distinctive spikes. I do not know this new melittis, but I do know the flowers are wrong for Mentha sp.

Can anyone identify this plant?

Posted: 10/06/2016 at 09:05

I agree with Nutcutlet. That is NOT eau de cologne mint.

What plant is this?

Posted: 10/06/2016 at 09:00

Nutcutlet, where is the Crystal ball?

Your garden

Posted: 09/06/2016 at 22:39

Frogs,toads, common newts in the puddle.

Tree bees in the nesting box on the house wall.

Blackbirds feeding a second brood. New sighting... a garden warbler.

Baby hedgehog seen.

Orange tip,peacock, holly blue and gatekeeper butterflies.

Beeflys. Damselflies.

I've not seen foxy this year. Or the bats.

Nymphaea caerulea growing question

Posted: 09/06/2016 at 20:54

The leaves should be floating on the water. You can raise it up, and then lower it as the leaf stems extend.

What are l these?

Posted: 09/06/2016 at 19:51

Go on. Show us what you got.

Garden Pictures 2016

Posted: 09/06/2016 at 19:50

Lovely lupins.

Porous watering pipes

Posted: 09/06/2016 at 19:42

Try blasting through the old pipe on its own, to clear any blockages.

What are l these?

Posted: 09/06/2016 at 19:38

last one is enchanters nightshade.

You have a weed collection to rival nutcutlets.


What's this creature ?

Posted: 09/06/2016 at 19:30

I agree with ladybird, ladybird larvae about to eat aphids.

Let them be for a few days.

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