Latest posts by fidgetbones

Odd flowers on Aquilegia Black Barlow

Posted: 09/06/2015 at 20:34

Sometimes with doubles, the early ones don't have as many ruffles. They seem to grow into them, if that makes sense.

Mystery plant

Posted: 09/06/2015 at 20:30

I got a big bagful cheap from Parkers.  They will self seed in an undisturbed place, but easy from bulbs.


Posted: 09/06/2015 at 20:26

My dark red astrantia from nut is doing well



Posted: 09/06/2015 at 20:21

Just been watching Griff rhys jones wizzing down a zip line in Blaenau ffestiniog. Coincidentally thats where we're heading onThursday. I think I'll stick with the nursery followed by a cadwalladers ice cream in Criccieth.

Anyone identify this plant for me?

Posted: 09/06/2015 at 20:12

If you've been there ten years and its not spread, it's not jap knot weed.

Anyone identify this plant for me?

Posted: 09/06/2015 at 20:10

Not bindweed.

Not sure that its jap knot weed, it tends to have thicker red spotted stems. Is it on its own or is there more on the other side of the fence?

Garden Hose

Posted: 09/06/2015 at 19:07

The x hoses had really bad reviews, re splitting after one season.

Mares Tail.

Posted: 09/06/2015 at 18:55

Best method to get rid is to move house. Only take cuttings  and seeds with you.

Odd flowers on Aquilegia Black Barlow

Posted: 09/06/2015 at 17:47

Rozie, the double yellow is on page 43 of the garden pictures 2015 thread.


Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 09/06/2015 at 17:40

Planted six courgettes, two each of three types., and 69 swift f1 sweetcorn plants. One failure out of 70 seeds.


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