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lillys

Posted: 11/08/2014 at 17:06

looks like it,they do produce bulblets which mature and produce flowers in a year or so s time.

Help

Posted: 11/08/2014 at 17:02

and if you have very wet soil as in clay ,I find it is best to dig up the gladiola  and winter in dry shed.

Ford Abbey

Posted: 11/08/2014 at 16:57

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/56145.jpg?width=307&height=350&mode=max

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/56143.jpg?width=307&height=350&mode=max

 

Near chard in somerset ,just passed Yeovil.

lillys

Posted: 11/08/2014 at 16:51

you can re -pot them with fresh compost and make sure no lily beetles around ,(garlic grown in the same pot or spray  will deter the blighters) and put now into shed for winter that's what I do .

Ford Abbey

Posted: 06/08/2014 at 21:57

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/55407.jpg?width=272&height=350&mode=max

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/55406.jpg?width=272&height=350&mode=max

 

I have just come back from visiting my favourite house and garden,Ford Abbey.This time of year it is beautiful and so inspirational .Those borders packed with flowers , the  vegetable garden amazing .My favourite is the bog garden and I have my own gunnera but not as big as these here.  Plants can be bought here too and it makes a lovely day out for all the family .

Nasturtiums

Posted: 03/08/2014 at 16:00

they like poor soil and good drainage and don't over water,remember to use the flowers and leaves plus the seeds for capers. you need to make sure it does not go to seed  and don't over water or feed.

Brown rot on victoria plum tree

Posted: 03/08/2014 at 15:57

I have the same on my plum and greengage, I forgot to put an oil rag round the trunk to stop pests but it seems pretty bad this year ,a lot of flies about!

Can u actually create a poisonous liquid fertilizer

Posted: 03/08/2014 at 15:55

all home made fertilizer makes a pong and will grow bacteria on it. keep outside in a container in a dark corner.Hold your nose when using the liquid because it does pong and feed your plants.its good for your plants and its cheap!

Japanese Anenomes

Posted: 03/08/2014 at 15:49

I planted mine in  a  pot and it has not escaped (yet) in fact  it seems to controlled .

Mystery ornamental grass

Posted: 01/08/2014 at 15:53

no,but a picture might help.

Discussions started by flowering rose

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