hollie hock


Latest posts by hollie hock

Autumn colour

Posted: 09/10/2015 at 11:51

Some lovely plants you have there Dove, the silver fern is very nice

Who still has bees?

Posted: 09/10/2015 at 11:49

Bees are still loving the Cosmos, what a sweet flower the bee orchids are

Overview of the summer season- How has your's been?

Posted: 09/10/2015 at 11:48

 Runners- rubbish, Courgettes rubbish, sweet corn rubbish

Beetroots did well. Definately a good year for Rudebekias and Cosmos, the latter being late flowering but looking lovely now

Foxgloves

Posted: 09/10/2015 at 11:44

I would give them ago, they are really tough. Just try and prevent the slugs and snails getting to them when they are small

Starting a flower or gardening business online

Posted: 09/10/2015 at 11:42

I've not sold plants online but I have in a local market. Prices have to be competative in this market place but still made a bit of cash and got rid of my surplus this way

Getting more wildlife into garden

Posted: 07/10/2015 at 19:01

Thanks Fairy, that does sound straight forward enough. OH thinks he got a jigsaw some where

Getting more wildlife into garden

Posted: 07/10/2015 at 18:26

Ha Has Dicemanc, I was imagining the same with those ramps I've had a hedgehog in the garden this year, the first one I've seen for years. Thanks treehugger you've inspired me to create some more gaps.

How is easy is it to cut a hole in fencing panels?

Next doors garden is full of brambles and bid weed a really good habitat for them I would think.

Identification and help to remove please

Posted: 07/10/2015 at 17:51

I would expect that you would have to do many repeat doses of weedkiller on these brambles. I don't really know the best way of getting rid, someone here will though

Lupin

Posted: 07/10/2015 at 17:47

I'd leave them until they go brown and store them in a paper bag until sowing time

Yes you can cut the bare stems down

Creeping buttercup

Posted: 05/10/2015 at 19:13

Dreadful stuff, probably the only thing I've used chemicals on. I would go for the easy option on this

Discussions started by hollie hock

Cut down Clematis by mistake

What's the chances of it growing back? 
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Last Post: 17/09/2016 at 09:52

Mother in law tongue

Propagation  
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Last Post: 31/07/2016 at 20:58

Honeysuckle

What type, must have scent? 
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Last Post: 19/05/2016 at 14:02

Sedum help please

Which spot is best? 
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Last Post: 23/05/2016 at 18:01

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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Last Post: 10/04/2016 at 18:12

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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Last Post: 11/03/2016 at 23:19

Jacobs Ladder

Do they die back? 
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Last Post: 26/09/2015 at 11:45

What is this going to be?

Brown hairy caterpillar 
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