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Latest posts by hollie hock

Looking for best/fastest creeper/vine for a time lapse music video idea

Posted: 03/06/2013 at 16:21

How about morning glory, I put a stick next to one afternoon, by the evening it had attached itself right round it

Garden Gallery 2013

Posted: 03/06/2013 at 09:29

Love looking at everyones pics.

Not sure if these will work, some do some don't

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/24651.jpg?width=350&height=648&mode=max

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/24652.jpg?width=350&height=648&mode=max

 Beautiful sunshine here, have a good day everyone

Taking cuttings

Posted: 02/06/2013 at 21:01

I think they are quite easy to take so you should get good results. Not done it myself but remember my mum growing them, I think she just put them in some water to root. Couple of weeks I would think to get some roots, might have to wait until you see a new leaf forming to know for sure

Would you divide this Lupin?

Posted: 02/06/2013 at 20:23

Hi Cheryl, yours looks nice and healthy with loads of flowers. I do think they depreciate over the years though. I took cuttings at the beginning of April off one of mine that looked as if it was struggling a bit. The oringinal plant now looks better for it and the cuttings are doing well.

New arrival

Posted: 01/06/2013 at 23:00

I think I know the ones you mean Violet, I hadn't thought of that. When I first got it I did think Agapanthus, based on some pictures I'd seen, I looked it up in Dr Hessayon and other name for it is African Lily. Will post some pics when it flowers

 

Lurking under pots and trays

Posted: 01/06/2013 at 22:12

They are lovely, I really like thier feet

What did you do in your garden today?

Posted: 01/06/2013 at 21:41

Thanks for the pics Leadfarmer, really lovely

Been outside all day which is great, planted the last of the corncockles out as well as the statice. Siberian wall flowers went in the ground as well. Cosmos is now out of the frames and living outside. Moved some white tulips and some pulmonaria. It's been a great day

 

Lurking under pots and trays

Posted: 01/06/2013 at 21:28

Wow that's great nut Do they eat slugs?

New arrival

Posted: 01/06/2013 at 09:36

Thanks for your replies, yes a hermerocallis is more of a possibility. It was dug up out of a neighbours garden, she didn't want it anymore and she called it the lily

I thought agapanthus & hemerocallis were the same thing

 

Propagating Nepeta....

Posted: 01/06/2013 at 09:23

I've got a couple of shoots that came off the main plant when I planted it. I've just stuck them  in some water outside in a shady spot and they are rooting

Discussions started by hollie hock

Moonlight runner beans

Any one tried them? 
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Last Post: 19/04/2015 at 10:49

Pickled Eggs

Advice needed 
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Last Post: 24/09/2014 at 14:26

Couple of Ids please

Both pink one looks a bit like a carnation 
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Last Post: 17/08/2014 at 20:27

Cuttings

How long to leave bag over them? 
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Last Post: 11/08/2014 at 20:19

Is this a Clematis?

Not sure if it is? 
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Last Post: 14/06/2014 at 09:58

Buzzing Shrubs

What are these? 
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Last Post: 15/03/2014 at 23:22

Cheap veg seeds

Are they worth it? 
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Last Post: 15/02/2014 at 22:34

New garden

Some pictures 
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Last Post: 23/08/2014 at 22:04

Leaving my garden

I'm moving 
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Problems with Private Messages

Can't see them 
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Last Post: 20/10/2013 at 21:35

Hardy annuals

Autumn sowings 
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Last Post: 13/10/2013 at 17:34

Budelia

quick question 
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Last Post: 30/09/2013 at 10:56

Caterpillars

What are these? 
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Website

Site really slow 
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What are these

Latest bargains 
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