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Latest posts by landgirl100

Black Friday bargains

Posted: 28/11/2014 at 17:33

The sales looked terrifying, very glad I didn't bother to go!

What are your favourite native flowers?

Posted: 28/11/2014 at 17:31

My favourite is definitely the primrose, so beautiful en masse in woodlands in spring. It also manages to beautify the banks along the parkways in Peterborough, and that's a tall order!

A couple of plant idents, please

Posted: 28/11/2014 at 13:42

That photo doesn't look anything like my V. bodnantense at any time of year - wish it did!

searching for unusual plants

Posted: 20/11/2014 at 19:39

You might have some spelling problems there - for example, try searching for Crataegus inermis (which is really Crataegus crus-galli var. inermis). Sorry if you really mean what you wrote!

Plant ID

Posted: 20/11/2014 at 19:29

The first one is definitely a shrub, you can see the woody parts to the right of the photo. I'd agree with Caryopteris.

Go on brag about your Autumn Foliage!!!!

Posted: 18/11/2014 at 10:14

Too late, most of the leaves have already fallen here. Just the tidying up to do!

garden problem

Posted: 17/11/2014 at 09:51

Joyce, I wasn't the lucky person to receive your seeds - sorry!


Posted: 16/11/2014 at 23:21

You won't need to do any digging, just lay each in a small depression and pull the soil around them. They like to be near the surface, not buried like bulbs.

Tall Spikey Plant- White Sap

Posted: 16/11/2014 at 13:23

One of the Euphorbias. All have irritant sap.

So many worms

Posted: 14/11/2014 at 10:50

I've either read or seen an item about worm charming. I seem to remember an experiment where lots of different techniques were compared, and isn't there a place where they have a worm charming event? Must go and look it up!

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Tree spinach

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Gorgeous fern

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Who ate the lupins???

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Cherry plum suckers

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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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