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lupin plant not doing well

Posted: 04/06/2017 at 04:59
punkdoc says:

Sorry but I totally disagree.


Lupins like good moist soil. I have even managed to get them to do well in my bog garden.


Water well, decent soil, but I agree, not in a pot.


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 Totally agree with you. My Lupins are huge and flowering now beautifully. 

Plant ID

Posted: 03/06/2017 at 20:36

Butter cups grow from a central spot, this seems to be shooting out from different places.

What's this bug?

Posted: 03/06/2017 at 20:34

Cherish him, you're very lucky To have him.

Plant ID

Posted: 03/06/2017 at 20:28

I think it's geranium, did you plant one there? 

lupin plant not doing well

Posted: 03/06/2017 at 20:23

I would cut the flower off,  the plant is too small to sustain flowers yet  and to make root growth, then give a real soaking, stand the whole thing in a bowl or bucket full of water. In a clay pot it will need a soak twice a day. They really are best put in the ground.

Need CPR for my strawberry plant

Posted: 03/06/2017 at 15:55

For a plant that size, I  would forgo the fruit this year and cut the flowering stalks off, let the plant build up bigger and you will be rewarded next year. 

Pond questions.

Posted: 03/06/2017 at 15:49

All my plants are just thrown in, they find there own way and my pond water is always crystal clear. 

Evergreen Complete

Posted: 03/06/2017 at 15:48
Graham Langford says:

Is it possible to buy spare sachets for the Evergreen Complete as i have 2 Black Sachets and no White sachets.


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 How did you manage that, I thought you had to mix two together.

Leggy stocks seedlings

Posted: 03/06/2017 at 15:41

I don't  know what to say for the best there,  they are very leggy and weak, if you plant them out they will be chewed by slugs. I would try potting on in a little pot each, sinking in even more and wait until you have a big plant before planting out.

What are these and is it worth keeping the bulbs that didn't flower?

Posted: 03/06/2017 at 15:37

I agree with Nut. Look at the centres.

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