hollie hock

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Posted: Yesterday at 21:15

I leave all the foilage to die down on mine aym, home for some insects in the Winter.  I think they probably are seeds but I'd say more likely to spread from the courns at their roots. I've got the plain old orangey one and it will spread  if left unchecked.

Most of mine are now in pots, I've got a clump that needs coming out of the hot bed. I expect to be removing bits of it for a while. The Lucifer type  always looks good, no space here for one


Posted: 23/10/2016 at 20:49

Get rid of it if you don't like it. If you are feeling that guilty you can always pot up some courns in pots and leave outside.

To feed or not to feed seedlings

Posted: 23/10/2016 at 20:42

I don't think you need to feed them  just a bit of water to stop them drying out

Autumn foliage photos (2016)

Posted: 23/10/2016 at 20:40

I never knew blueberry bushes turned that lovely warm autumal red Bob. Lovely trees Berghill I can see why you take pictures every year.

Sharing my forsythia

Posted: 23/10/2016 at 20:34

I'm with you flumpy, I could stay in til then or if I had the cash just move to somewhere sunnier for the Winter months.

Hope you've enjoyed the sunshine aym, there was some late weak sun here but not enough to tempt me outside. Enjoy your new purchases I haven't even planted any bulbs yet, still time and it's something I do every year as it is so worth it come Spring

Pembrokeshire coastal villages

Posted: 23/10/2016 at 09:55

Glad you enjoyed your visit HC, I feel blessed that this is my home, it's a great place to live

How has this site changed your gardening?

Posted: 23/10/2016 at 09:50

I found this site just as I started gardening so have learnt loads and still do. If I have any gardening queries, I come here first for the answers

Sharing my forsythia

Posted: 23/10/2016 at 09:43

Hi flumpy I'm good thanks  not looking forward to the winter though, never used to bother me when I was younger. Feel like staying in till March

Safe place for planting pot grown oak trees

Posted: 23/10/2016 at 09:41

Lovely pics and story, hope they grow big and strong for generations to come

Sharing my forsythia

Posted: 23/10/2016 at 09:37

Lovely to see the changing seasons flumpy

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