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Latest posts by Fleurisa

plant pots

Posted: 24/09/2013 at 10:56


Which autumn lawn feed ?

Posted: 24/09/2013 at 10:50

Why not over seed in autumn, it is a better time than spring.

Echinacea plants

Posted: 24/09/2013 at 10:43

I think I read that they are best kept growing in pots until they are a good size before planting out.

does anyone grow ?

Posted: 24/09/2013 at 10:39

Could they be dwarf french beans? There are ones with yellow bean pods

moving irises - is it too late?

Posted: 20/09/2013 at 14:52

They are in the soil for a long time, so undug soil is more at risk

moving irises - is it too late?

Posted: 20/09/2013 at 14:17

Dolgarrog: Bearded have knobbly rhizomes, hard to miss.

I had problems with my Iris sibirica a couple of years ago. They were being eaten by ghost moth larvae, I had to dig up all the soil to remove them, before replanting.

Mould Problem On My Hebedonna?

Posted: 20/09/2013 at 12:56

It looks like mildew, have you been watering it enough?

Crataegus Laevigata Paul’s Scarlet Tree

Posted: 20/09/2013 at 12:55

scrape some bark off the branches starting at the tips, working back to the trunk. If you don't find any green, then it is dead

moving irises - is it too late?

Posted: 20/09/2013 at 12:52

it depends on whether they are beaded iris, the above info applies to bearded iris. If they are Iris sibirica, I treat them the same as any perennial plant

Help! Astrantia by seed

Posted: 19/09/2013 at 16:12

Ginglygangly re your Trilium seeds, I'm sure it said on GW that they grow a root in the first year, and then grow a shoot in the second year. So don't give up yet.

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