Jane Buckingham

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Yellow balls in centre of Oregano roots

Posted: 02/04/2014 at 21:13
Slug eggs by the sound of it...squish 'em!

Garden Gallery 2013

Posted: 23/12/2013 at 08:29

 Gravel Garden

Winter Equinox

Posted: 22/12/2013 at 15:46

Although we still have a lot of hard weather to come before we feel the warmth of Spring I do find that reaching the milestone of the winter equinox fills me with enthusiasm knowing that the days will only get longer from here on in. Planning for the year ahead starts here

Moving a magnolia??

Posted: 09/12/2013 at 15:10
Will probably hire a tree shovel for the job. It was moved quite a few years back before my job here started... And nobody seems to know exactly when that was

Moving a magnolia??

Posted: 08/12/2013 at 21:51
I have been asked whether it is feasible to move a magnolia grandiflora that is approx 10ft tall. Has anyone ever moved on of that size and if so, how did it fare??


Posted: 08/12/2013 at 13:24
Leave some of the sediment in the bottom though as this harbours microbes and small insects which benefit the health of the pond

Ivy, holly and cyclamen - everywhere!!!

Posted: 08/12/2013 at 13:20
Sound advice all the way through, especially regarding waiting a year before doing anything rash...you might find some beautiful surprises

planting depth for roses

Posted: 08/12/2013 at 08:02
One other benefit of planting below the graft is that it gives the plant more stability against wind rock
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