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Bay tree

Posted: 29/08/2012 at 16:15

I have grown bay tree cuttings.Take a heel of woody bit of the tree and put in pot to the side.leave for ages and don't over water.IT is successful when you lift the leaf and it does not want to come with you.take care when re potting or planting main plant was a small pot plant it is now a well established tree living in heavy clay and surviving the coldest weather .

Plant Identity & Treatrment

Posted: 29/08/2012 at 16:07

I have the same plant coming up all over the place,certainly persistent.

Free guide for native pond and bog garden plants

Posted: 28/08/2012 at 20:53

sounds good.I have just re-started my pond after a few mishaps.leaks and the dreaded duckweed.good luck with your pond.

lily beetle

Posted: 28/08/2012 at 20:43

how do I get rid of these beautiful pests.sprayed and squashed them but they keep re-appearing munching on my lilies.

pot pests

Posted: 28/08/2012 at 20:27

not a maggot I hope.

Berberis Sawfly

Posted: 28/08/2012 at 20:22

I had them on my gooseberries .The only way to get rid of them is to spray the plant in spring time .Hate using spraybut sometimes you have too.

Is this an ash tree?

Posted: 28/08/2012 at 20:10

that's not a rowan tree .the leaves almost look like a  variety of eucalyptus .

Sweet Pea Queries

Posted: 28/08/2012 at 15:48

is better to sow sweet peas in autumn ?the ones I sowed this year in the spring were very straggly and eventually disappeared.

What a great series!

Posted: 28/08/2012 at 15:37

yes, love the new series.I like montys garden( and nigel ) it seems to be off on much better footing and format.

perrenial foxgloves?

Posted: 28/08/2012 at 15:34

foxgloves are biannual and you can save the seed and sow for next year but I do believe there might be a perennial ,a new on the block plant.

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Discussions started by flowering rose

summer flowering ?

daffs are blooming in amongst the cosmos and sweetpeas 
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Last Post: 29/05/2014 at 20:14

spring bulbs in summer

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Last Post: 22/05/2014 at 20:54

wild flowers

in the verges 
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Last Post: 14/05/2014 at 19:17

Talkback: Fruit trees in spring

I agree ,fruit trees bring a lot of joy to a garden. The blossom is beautiful and looks confetti and the seeing the fruit on trees looks mar... 
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Last Post: 23/05/2014 at 03:25

next season

those basement bargains 
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Last Post: 06/04/2014 at 22:12

parks and commons

a haven for everyone 
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Last Post: 05/12/2013 at 20:47

The demise of the front garden.

have we fall out of love with the front garden? 
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Last Post: 10/01/2014 at 11:45

getting those plants in before the storm

wallflowers,persian carpet. 
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Last Post: 29/10/2013 at 21:43

the best buy

a bay tree 
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Last Post: 16/09/2013 at 17:31

Talkback: How to tackle house plant flies

sounds good advice about watering less and covering with gravel.I had noticed it was better when I did this so good to confirm. 
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Last Post: 18/01/2014 at 11:39

perparing for next year

from planting to choosing the bulbs 
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Last Post: 06/09/2013 at 22:23

roundabouts and flowering baskets

the council have done a good job 
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Last Post: 31/08/2013 at 23:11


sparrow hawk 
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Last Post: 17/08/2013 at 22:48

Where you see us growing -beware.....

bog grass 
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Last Post: 24/07/2013 at 13:33

Norfolk a haven of wildlife

Barn owls on the fens 
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Last Post: 24/06/2013 at 22:28
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