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Posted: 07/05/2014 at 13:52

They don't take over though, they are light and airy and flower early. They are welcome wherever they want to seed in my garden.

Plant ID assistance

Posted: 07/05/2014 at 12:28

Looks like a Spiraea. Not sure which one, there are a few with similar flowers.

Bark coverage

Posted: 05/05/2014 at 14:16


Verdun, that rather depends on how big the bags are!

What is it?

Posted: 05/05/2014 at 11:30

Thanks, looks a nice little border. Foxglove is still the best bet, let's hope it puts up a flower spike soon!

What plant is growing in my garden?

Posted: 05/05/2014 at 11:27

Yes, agree with Nut - it's a Cornus.

weed or plant?

Posted: 05/05/2014 at 11:24

The photo just enlarges to a big blur. Probably Herb Robert, a weed, but could be some other Geranium.

Bark coverage

Posted: 05/05/2014 at 11:22

There are calculators on some of the websites that sell that kind of thing, try doing a search - can't remember which one I used. Putting down a membrane of some kind first does help to keep the weeds down, but as the bark rots down weeds will still seed into it.

Disposing of moss?

Posted: 05/05/2014 at 11:18

But it will take forever to rot down.

What is it?

Posted: 04/05/2014 at 21:11

Could we have a picture of the whole plant? It sometimes helps to see the habit.

What plant is growing in my garden?

Posted: 04/05/2014 at 21:03

Not rose-bay, that has different leaves. Could be Broad-leaved Willowherb, Epilobium montanum, but difficult to tell before the flowers come. It's a perennial and spreads both by runners and by seed, so get it out now!

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Tree spinach

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Seeds have arrived!

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Can't get no inspiration!

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