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What's the star in your garden right now

Posted: 01/07/2014 at 08:17

Joyce- shame you're not my neighbour...would love to come over and help you water.

Is there any way you could ask somebody to help you, or have a hose installed, which may be easier?

 

What's the star in your garden right now

Posted: 01/07/2014 at 08:15


 

Aaaah this sort of thread always puts a smile on my face - so lovely to see other folk's gardens 

Do you have a photo of your agastache Verdun? Would love to see it!

My star at the moment, in my tiny garden, is a clematis viticella Alba Luxurians



 I think I'll be very sad when it stops flowering....

 

Erodium Bishops Form

Posted: 30/06/2014 at 22:43

Thanks Noodle  

Erodium Bishops Form

Posted: 30/06/2014 at 21:51

Might do VS- it's not all that big though so am a bit worried about splitting it....

Erodium Bishops Form

Posted: 30/06/2014 at 21:46

Will do - tomato feed in the watering can as we speak 

One thing I don't understand though - if they are too lush and being too well looked after, how does feeding them work?

Erodium Bishops Form

Posted: 30/06/2014 at 21:41

Glad it helped!

This is a great site for gathering info and advice.

that said, I'm no closer to understanding why my erodium won't flower and if I need to change something....

Erodium Bishops Form

Posted: 30/06/2014 at 18:13

Yup!

Erodium Bishops Form

Posted: 30/06/2014 at 17:13

Good point Bekkie.

Everything else in that bed flowers well though and I have never pampered it - honest 

Dusty white deposit on penstemon flowers

Posted: 30/06/2014 at 17:11

powdery mildew?

finding it hard to level out soil for grass seed.

Posted: 30/06/2014 at 15:42

Rotivator first?

Or cheat and use easy to roll turf 

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