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Gardening & what else?

Posted: 08/07/2015 at 10:49

Botany, very much related to gardening!


Posted: 08/07/2015 at 10:46

George, did you know that when you use upper case in messages it comes across as shouting at us? It's called netiquette!

Plant ID

Posted: 07/07/2015 at 19:17

Glebionis segetum, Corn Marigold. It's a common ingredient in wildflower mixes.


Posted: 07/07/2015 at 19:12

Sorry, not Chenopodium, their leaves taper into the stalk. Probably an Atriplex, one of the Oraches, but a difficult group to ID.


Posted: 07/07/2015 at 19:05

Yes, Hypericum.

Please would you kindly identify and advise?

Posted: 05/07/2015 at 21:37

Looks like a Spiraea, possibly S. douglasii. They do that, I'm afraid. I would remove the brown heads to keep the bush tidy.

Identity wanted

Posted: 04/07/2015 at 18:34

Yes, see what you mean, perhaps it is.

Nuisance Nettles

Posted: 04/07/2015 at 17:38

They have long yellow roots, you need to get it all out or they will regrow.

Identity wanted

Posted: 04/07/2015 at 17:36

The second photo looks like a pot full of weeds to me! I can see a willowherb and the geranium is probably Geranium lucidum, Shining Cranesbill, a pesky weed in my garden.

Hanging a Horseshoe

Posted: 04/07/2015 at 17:32

In Rutland, land of the horseshoe, they are always oriented the way that nutcutlet says. You can always plant a rowan to keep witches and the devil away.

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