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Latest posts by fidgetbones

What is it?

Posted: 04/07/2013 at 08:58

Phacelia tanacetifolia

The bees love it. It is often used as green manure, dug in before flowering but i let it flower for the bees.

Good Evening FORKERS

Posted: 03/07/2013 at 22:12

Night kef. 

Help with plant identification

Posted: 03/07/2013 at 15:08

Have you got a picture of the entire plant?

Landscape Design and Advice

Posted: 03/07/2013 at 14:25


Help identifying plants

Posted: 03/07/2013 at 13:55

Spirea arguta has toothed leaves and white flowers.

Help identifying plants

Posted: 03/07/2013 at 12:28

3 snowberry.  4 fuchsia.


Posted: 03/07/2013 at 12:19

You will probably still need to water them if they are plunged still in their pots. The roots cannot range far enough to be able to use rainfall properly.

Summer has arrived

Posted: 03/07/2013 at 12:16

Did the broomrape just appear , Marion or did you sow seeds or plant it?

Best evergreen rambling or climbing rose?

Posted: 03/07/2013 at 12:14

I'll agree on the scent of Getrude jekyll. I stuck my nose in one at the garden centre. It's gorgeous.

can any body tell me about this plant?

Posted: 03/07/2013 at 12:11

No, but it will have lots of seeds. If you scatter them around or save for next year and then scatter in spring, you will have lots of plants next year. You must thin them to about a foot apart to get big plants and lots of big flowers.

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A walk at Attenborough by the River Trent.

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Talkback: Grass snakes

Snakes in the kitchen? NOOOOOOOO!!!!! 
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Fascinated by Fasciation

Photos of fasciated flowers/stems/seed pods. 
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Talkback: Seven-spot ladybirds

This year is the first time I have seen ladybirds mating. Then I found another lot the same day.I recorded them as well. Well, I would soone... 
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ladybirds mating?

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Bug identification please.

black and yellow body, yellow legs, black antennae 
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Identification needed

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Felley Priory Bluebells.

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bluebells at Felley priory.

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The glory of Daffodils

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