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Latest posts by Fleurisa

spuds just fall apart when boiled

Posted: 01/08/2014 at 10:24

Have you tried steaming them instead?

Friend or Foe

Posted: 01/08/2014 at 09:52

I grew cerinthe about 6 years ago I think this year is the first year when I haven't had loads of seedlings coming up. They can persist for quite a while

Replacing hanging petunias

Posted: 01/08/2014 at 09:47

If you try cutting back one of your hanging baskets quite hard and giving it a good water and feed you can see if your petunias grow back bushier. Worth a try before you rip the lot out. Try soaking the hanging basket in a bucket of water if possible to get it really watered

Graveled area

Posted: 01/08/2014 at 09:45

It is very likely that the undersheet has been damaged by any weed roots growing through it, those grasses have really strong roots

trouble with acanthus

Posted: 31/07/2014 at 16:41

Have you tried feeding it with a high potash feed

Top Soil min.depth for Lawn

Posted: 31/07/2014 at 13:43

This link says you should prepare your ground to 15cm deep

Possible new variety on my Japanese acer

Posted: 31/07/2014 at 13:35

It's called reversion, you need to pull it off

Mystery Plant - help needed

Posted: 31/07/2014 at 12:46

It's a sedum

Lawn edges

Posted: 31/07/2014 at 11:01

Water them first or wait until it has rained a lot

White flowers

Posted: 31/07/2014 at 10:36

Geranium phaeum 'Album' is a good one for dry shade

Discussions started by Fleurisa

Unidentified Plant

Plant with furry red stems 
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Last Post: 30/06/2014 at 20:09

Arley Hall and Gardens

Garden Festival 
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Last Post: 10/06/2014 at 10:52

Cat sick of catnip turns to cannabis

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Last Post: 21/05/2014 at 15:13

Bug Hotel

I'm making a bug hotel 
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