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iain campbell

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cutting back

Posted: 25/10/2015 at 16:45

thanks folks i will heed your advice


cutting back

Posted: 25/10/2015 at 12:10

i have an agapanthus that has flowered for the first time in four years,do i cut back the leaves for winter as they went all mushy last year??

missing plants

Posted: 03/10/2015 at 19:16

bought three cerinthe plants last year and really admired them but they seem to have disappeared this year,any experience with them??


Problem with Magnolia

Posted: 01/10/2015 at 16:00

thank you --i will resume my attack from another direction,tried the earwig trap --nothong

Problem with Magnolia

Posted: 30/09/2015 at 15:54

leaves almost stripped bare ,the older leaves are like lace,cannot see any activity,have just trimmed all the damaged leaves off,and cut back the damaged stems,and drenched with provado bug killer--heres hoping--by the way the neighbours next door remains completly untouched!!


Posted: 17/09/2015 at 13:58

i have two dwarf peach growing in pots ,produced some fruit but i thought they were being nibbled by birds--so make nice fleece tents for them--and--they made a nice cosy home for the slugs!!!which finished the job,going to have to think of a new way next year


non flowering

Posted: 17/09/2015 at 13:54

i have a magnolia in a large pot for three years and it has failed to flower?what should i feed it with?and the leaves are being eaten away they look like lace?

Meconopsis Lingholm (Himalayan Poppies) seed

Posted: 11/10/2014 at 14:03


Meconopsis Lingholm (Himalayan Poppies) seed

Posted: 11/10/2014 at 13:25

split mine at about two handspans wide,and they do go on for quite a few years ,but meconopsis betonicafolia does'nt seem to last more than two years

Meconopsis Lingholm (Himalayan Poppies) seed

Posted: 10/10/2014 at 20:45



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cutting back

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missing plants

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non flowering

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mystery plant

5-7 lanceolate leaves 
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fascicularia bicolor

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kiwi fruit

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kiwi frut

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