Latest posts by kate1123

Insect identity wanted please, friend or foe?

Posted: 24/04/2012 at 20:11

Lily beetle?

Wet Ground

Posted: 24/04/2012 at 17:53

Hi glad you made it over from the other board.

Are you on a flood plain? Is it still damp in the summer?

April in Your Garden

Posted: 24/04/2012 at 17:12

Thanks wintersong, I am not enjoying the echinacea so I may as well move it. By the way heavy clay, but I quite like it now.

help to identify and how to grow more?

Posted: 24/04/2012 at 15:45

First I mix 50% grit and compost, then look around the edge of the plant for small shoots that you can peel off. Remove the bottom leaves and the tip. Put these around the edge of a pot (terracotta is better but not essential). Cover the the pot with a polythene bag. Make sure the shoots stay moist and check for roots after a month.

I struggled at first then suddenly they all started to root.

You can take the cuttings now.

help to identify and how to grow more?

Posted: 24/04/2012 at 14:59

Wallflower Bowles Mauve, a real good doer. I successfully took 20 cuttings last year with help from other posters

April in Your Garden

Posted: 24/04/2012 at 14:47

ChocolateCream teas

I managed to walk around the garden for 10 minutes today. I have an echinacea in the wrong place, just wondering if I could move it now, should be wet enough.

April in Your Garden

Posted: 24/04/2012 at 13:53

Rain - nice photo

FC fingers crossed.

Yvie do you need some chamomile tea?

A few of our bulbs.

Posted: 24/04/2012 at 13:07

Great photos, I would like to see more

Can anyone help me identify whether this is a weed or a baby seedling?

Posted: 24/04/2012 at 10:20

Gary lovely flower, how big is the plant?

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