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Posted: 23/01/2015 at 19:45

I can tell you what rabbits don't eat - weeds! They always seem to choose the precious plants and not the unwanted ones.


Posted: 23/01/2015 at 15:15

Ha! Just caught one in a scissor trap. Evil, evil me! Let's hope it was the only one, it's made a terrible mess and I had already tried all the usual tricks to make it move on.

having trouble identifying a plant

Posted: 20/01/2015 at 17:33

Thanks Edd, I don't usually scroll down past the ads!

having trouble identifying a plant

Posted: 20/01/2015 at 11:11

Can't see any link to Facebook?

Can anyone identify this weed?

Posted: 15/01/2015 at 17:08

Agreeing with the general consensus. Mine doesn't spread much, I sometimes wish it would as it's a lovely plant.

hacking back my hedge

Posted: 09/01/2015 at 12:56

What plants make up your hedge? A photo would be useful if you don't know. The treatment will depend on what is there.

NYD flower count 2015

Posted: 02/01/2015 at 10:10

I think the white flowers in Panda's first pic are Bacopa cordata, the larger leaves are a foliage plant but I can't remember its name either.

NYD flower count 2015

Posted: 01/01/2015 at 13:10

I found 30 species, many more than I expected considering that the snow was still lying yesterday!

Erigeron karvinskianus

Anthemis cupaniana

Helleborus foetidus

Geranium robertianum

Armeria maritima

Fuchsia ‘Hawkshead’

Lamium album

Taraxacum agg.


Sarcococca confusa

Rosa ‘Ballerina’

Liriope muscari

Vinca major

Primula x polyanthus

Primula vulgaris

Kerria japonica ‘Pleniflora’

Lonicera x purpusii ‘Winter Beauty’

Mahonia x media ‘Charity’

Viburnum x bodnantense ‘Dawn’

Euphorbia sp.

Erisymum ‘Bowles Mauve’


Bellis perennis

Jasminum nudiflorum


Ribes sanguineum ‘White Icicle’



Stellaria media

Corylus avellana

The system won't let me upload photos at the moment, will try again later.

NYD flower count 2015

Posted: 01/01/2015 at 12:44

Wild flower hunt tomorrow in Peterborough - we are meeting at the Rowing Lake, Thorpe Meadows, PE3 6LN at 11am to park, and taking as few cars as possible into the city centre from there. Please let me know if you want to come so that we don't leave without you!

NYD flower count 2015

Posted: 31/12/2014 at 22:06

Hope the snow does melt, Nut, I'm going on a wild flower hunt on Friday in Peterborough. Have a look at if anyone else fancies it.

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Who ate the lupins???

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Seeds in mortar

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Greenhouse renovation?

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Seeds have arrived!

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Can't get no inspiration!

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