hollie hock


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Water voles

Posted: 21/05/2015 at 22:08

I remember this happening last year as well On the farm we had loads of bats in the loft which was North ish facing. I was surprised how noisy they were in the loft

 

 

 

Plant ID please

Posted: 21/05/2015 at 21:57

Sweet little flower with a lovely colour, the leaves are wrong for pulmonaria. Don't know what it is though

Water voles

Posted: 21/05/2015 at 21:53

That's great nut, don't ever thing I've seen one. How lovely that you have your own wildlife haven

When do 'forget me nots' go to seed?

Posted: 18/05/2015 at 22:55

In the past I've just left the seeds on the plant until they go black, they spread everywhere. I've got 3 little plants that I'm going to do the same with this year.

anyone have one of these?

Posted: 18/05/2015 at 20:25

That's a whopper! Never seen a geranium like that.

kestrel

Posted: 17/05/2015 at 23:24

Glad it recovered, maybe had a spot of concussion?

Cosmos flowering

Posted: 17/05/2015 at 23:16

That's a new one on me, mine get a water along with everything else. I don't really improve the soil though so maybe that's why they always seem to  flower well.

Busy Lizzie's Open Garden

Posted: 17/05/2015 at 21:30

Really pleased the day went well for you. Stunning purple Clem

Planting wild flowers in a previously heavy weeded area?

Posted: 17/05/2015 at 21:25

That's a nice little project there Dnallov. I can imagine how it would look with wild flowers all flowering.

I don't do a lot of direct sowing myself of wild flowers but do grow them in pots and then transplant when they are big enough. Just thinking it might be worth growing some perennial/ biennial  wildflowers that easily self seed for the future.

It would increase your stock year on year and some might come through if it gets weedy again.

 

runner & French bean help

Posted: 16/05/2015 at 13:40

You could do either, some people here have only just sown theirs. If it were me I'd probably go for some plugs, just because I'm a little impatient

Discussions started by hollie hock

Cut down Clematis by mistake

What's the chances of it growing back? 
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Mother in law tongue

Propagation  
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Honeysuckle

What type, must have scent? 
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Sedum help please

Which spot is best? 
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New shoots

Worth keeping? 
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Last Post: 18/04/2016 at 20:59

Natural predators

Ladybirds, lacewings 
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Last Post: 15/04/2016 at 09:25

Sweet Rocket

Not convinced this is a purple one? 
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Last Post: 11/04/2016 at 20:59

Move it now?

Aquilegia 
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Blood Fish and Bone

How much is enough? 
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Last Post: 27/03/2016 at 18:44

Seeds are up!

Always exciting 
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Last Post: 28/03/2016 at 15:01

Honeysuckle

Propagation 
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Last Post: 20/09/2016 at 21:00

Lupins and woolly aphids

Once struck, always struck? 
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Last Post: 08/06/2016 at 08:29

1960s 1970s inspired bouquet

Help any ideas? 
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Jacobs Ladder

Do they die back? 
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What is this going to be?

Brown hairy caterpillar 
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