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Quick growing rhododendron or azalea - is there such a thing?

Posted: 23/05/2013 at 09:04

Thanks for all the feedback everyone!  I'm off to Morrisons to see what they have. I'd never thought of going there for plants, although my neighbour always gets his geraniums from them and they seem to be very healthy and floriferous!

 

Quick growing rhododendron or azalea - is there such a thing?

Posted: 21/05/2013 at 09:50

I want to plant a couple of rhodis or azaleas in my garden, but as they are expensive, I think they will only be around 2' high when I buy them.  Do I plant them at the back of the border and expect them to double their size in 5 years, or are all varieties slow growing and should be put in the middle of the border?

keeping slugs off the hostas

Posted: 18/05/2013 at 13:12

What a beautiful hosta, Gail.  Do you know its name?

 

Growing Sweet Peas and Runner Beans together

Posted: 15/05/2013 at 19:02

Yes Busy-Lizzie, thank you very much.  I've sent you a reply.

Where we are. the Big Map.

Posted: 15/05/2013 at 10:53

She was only a virtual twin Blackest - invented to cover up my embarassment at having landed a balloon in the sea!

Where we are. the Big Map.

Posted: 15/05/2013 at 10:40
TinaTurner wrote (see)

I want to know whose making their way to Verdun or Pottie Pam in a boat!!  Been out there a long time.  Got the hang of it now and added a bit.

Tina it was my twin.  She was trying to swim the channel, but went off course.  Goodness knows where she is now!

Growing Sweet Peas and Runner Beans together

Posted: 15/05/2013 at 08:06

Busy-Lizzie, when i was looking through the Big Map thread I was amazed to see your photo of the Chateau de Hautefort, because we have just booked a gite only 2k from there! The owner is a keen gardener so i am looking forward to seeing what grows well down there!

Where we are. the Big Map.

Posted: 15/05/2013 at 08:02

Blackest, thanks for getting us into alphabetical order!

Where we are. the Big Map.

Posted: 14/05/2013 at 19:08

Yes you have. Thanks Netherfield!

Where we are. the Big Map.

Posted: 14/05/2013 at 18:47

Is there any way of putting the list of people into alphabetical order?  As it grows it's going to take longer to find a particular person.

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