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Plant identification

Posted: 01/07/2012 at 19:52

I agree

Can anyone identify this and tell me where I can buy it?

Posted: 01/07/2012 at 19:48

It is Bouganvillea Joolsg - they are mainly sold as houseplants/conservatory plants here - they are beautiful

Pam x

http://www.westdalenurseries.co.uk/

 

Any one know what this is?

Posted: 29/06/2012 at 21:12

I have found this

http://apps.rhs.org.uk/advicesearch/Profile.aspx?pid=740

It looks like the best thing to do is remove the growths and spray with a systemic insecticide to keep the plants clear of insects that may spread the problem.Sorry I can't be of more help Lyn

Pam x

Any one know what this is?

Posted: 29/06/2012 at 14:00

Lyn - I found this info - might be the problem

Pam x

http://oregonstate.edu/dept/nurspest/Exobasidium_leaf_gall.htm

HOYA - WAX FLOWER

Posted: 28/06/2012 at 19:57

Our plant is a few years old but garden centres usually sell them when they are about 5' tall

Pam x

Fork Handles

Posted: 28/06/2012 at 15:59

Lovely pics Geoff

I wish I had grown some Nasturtiums now

Pam x

HOYA - WAX FLOWER

Posted: 28/06/2012 at 15:35

Trachelospermum jasminoides is a lovely plant - mine is flowering

http://i1131.photobucket.com/albums/m551/lilylouise1/tidygarden001-1.jpg

 

http://i1131.photobucket.com/albums/m551/lilylouise1/misc001-5.jpg

 

at the moment and scenting the garden

Pam x

Fork Handles

Posted: 28/06/2012 at 15:32

I dread it when I see Barry going into the garden with his secateurs  He loves pruning and tying plants up even if they don't want to be - I  go round the garden with my scissors when he isn't looking  and cut some of the strings - the plants say thankyou for doing that  Don't tell him,anyone

Pam x

What's the weather like in your area?

Posted: 28/06/2012 at 15:28

It is too hot for me today - phew !!!

Pam x

more coming soon

Posted: 28/06/2012 at 15:26

I am 66 years old ,Barry is 70 - we have lived here for 25 years and when we moved in all that was in the garden was a very,very old Apple tree in the middle of a square of what could loosely be called a lawn

Our garden has evolved over the years and is now quite mature - there are still many parts that need work.We could be described as obsessive gardeners but I can live with that

A few years ago we started to open our garden for the NGS - we have missed a couple of years due to me having a very serious illness but are opening again this year

Pam x

 

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