Lyn


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still dithering

Posted: 22/09/2014 at 12:35

Rose here always in the shade, Queen Vic Lobelia in full sun all day and absolutely bone dry.

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still dithering

Posted: 22/09/2014 at 10:22

I am a bit of an unconventional gardener, I dont take too much notice of what plants should be in sun or shade, I put in what I like and most things do well. I have plants that no one would dream of putting in full sun or shade.

seeds

Posted: 22/09/2014 at 10:20

I just use the envelopes that come with junk mail.

When I post seeds out to anyone, on the seed swap thread, I make up tiny envelopes from junk mail, turning the writing bit inside out, being a tight a**se I dont use new ones.

still dithering

Posted: 22/09/2014 at 10:15

I think Lilac and Prunus are fairly slow growing, go on and plant any perennials you like under them, Some are only at their best for about 3 years anyway, and you can always dig them up and put them somewhere else when the trees fill out.

sow some annual seeds in March/April to fill in any gaps, it doesnt matter how close, they only live one season anyway.

Worries & troubles that affect Forum friends.

Posted: 21/09/2014 at 23:36

You did right in getting dad in hospital, the scan will show whats what, maybe a long job, mum is having another scan tomorrow, they are in the best place.

Are you close to the hospital, ours is a nightmare, well the car park is, then finding your way round the hugest building.

Please keep us posted, let us know how he gets on, and please tell him  my thougts are with him.

Ponds

Posted: 21/09/2014 at 23:20

I did chuck mine in yesterday, this  morning it was tight up to the side

The dragonfly is big and has a huge head, scary,  he kept swooping up to us.

 

 

New pond

Posted: 21/09/2014 at 22:00

Lovely frog, Daisy.

Are those yellow flowers growing in the water or rooted round the edge and do you know what they are called please.

What's happening to my Flox!?

Posted: 21/09/2014 at 15:15

Not enough, its been a very dry hot summer, I have plants and trees like but I dont take any notice, I grow loads of plants, if one or two sucumbe, so be it, nothing is perfect in this world. You could cut it down to the ground or just leave it. It will be gone soon anyway. Next year it will come up ok.

What's the star in your garden right now

Posted: 21/09/2014 at 13:33

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 Picture quality not good I am using my phone, these are the only cosmos I have left all blown down in the gales last week.

Ponds

Posted: 21/09/2014 at 13:26

Look what I got! had to blow photo up so not too clear.

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