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Posted: 28/04/2016 at 23:19

Taylors have a clematis called Miss Christine

 David Austin have a golden flowered climbing rose called Christine



Posted: 28/04/2016 at 22:45

Have you got Allium karataviense? they have a couple of broad grey leaves and flower later on in the year, after the usual ones that flower for Chelsea



Posted: 28/04/2016 at 21:19

That is a line about 6 ft long. About 50 bulbs that were dug up as tiddlers a couple of years ago and then grown on. I will use them as cut flowers.


Posted: 28/04/2016 at 21:06

 I dont know if this helps. These are the tall purple pom pom type, I think either purple sensation or globemaster.  the photo was taken last week. They are in the veg patch for cutting.

Runner beans and dwarf beans

Posted: 28/04/2016 at 19:16

I will sow mine next weekend. We can't plant out until the end of May.

Anyone done any gardening today - Version 2

Posted: 28/04/2016 at 17:30

I'd better put the sweetpeas back in. Still doing the hokey cokey.

Mystery animal?

Posted: 28/04/2016 at 17:27

Look up jelly fungi. they form jelly like blobs as they feed on dead wood.

Anyone done any gardening today - Version 2

Posted: 28/04/2016 at 16:16

Sprinkled BFB around the raspberries. Mulched same with well rotted FYM. Dumped three barrows full  of FYM on courgette patch.

Then it rained again, so I did a few cuttings of giant hidcote lavender, and came in.

Plant ID Please

Posted: 28/04/2016 at 16:11

Could be. I was focussing on spanish bluebells and forget me nots.

My Perfumed Bristol Garden in 2016.

Posted: 28/04/2016 at 15:25

Thanks Marion, I will look out for it. I have had angelique in the past. The heavy sleet/snow/hail that we have had in the last couple of days has broken down most of my double daffs .

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The cutting garden 2016

Grow your own flowers for the house. 
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time limited special offers 
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Fantasy garden

Other papers have fantasy football, or fantasy portfolio. As we can't do much in our real gardens at this time of year, let us have a fantasy garden 
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wedding music

any non religious ideas 
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Plant porn

We all like a bit of plant porn. 
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bananas from seed

has anyone achieved this? 
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chelsea winners

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Has anyone got a trail cam for night time critter visits?

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Brugmansia cuttings.

how to take brugmansia cuttings. 
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white mouse

Is this an escaped pet (or a boas dinner) or a natural occurring albino? 
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fungi identification please

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A walk at Attenborough by the River Trent.

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squash crown prince

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Talkback: The best way to grow potatoes

I always thought that potatoes need a lot of water. Certainly the potato growers in Lincolnshire seem to use water cannons to irrigate throu... 
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