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Identification please!

Posted: 13/04/2014 at 22:20

The ones on the left look like Lewisias

Best multi purpose compost this year ?

Posted: 11/04/2014 at 21:58

I am using the standard Homebase mpc this year it's very good, also tried some Westland mpc & it seems identical to the Homebase stuff.

Buying seeds online/eBay

Posted: 11/04/2014 at 00:55

 Always check a sellers feedback before buying anything on ebay, you can get a good idea of what to expect from them.

Best butterfly plants

Posted: 10/04/2014 at 00:23


New garden help identifying plants please!

Posted: 10/04/2014 at 00:21

8 looks like Opium poppy

9 looks like Spanish Bluebell

Plant 2

Posted: 09/04/2014 at 19:32

Looks a bit like Hibiscus

Sucker or not?

Posted: 09/04/2014 at 13:04

I have the same thing on a David Austin,'' Graham Thomas'' some 5 leaf & some 7 leaf on the same stem

Anyone got hydrangea glam rock?

Posted: 09/04/2014 at 12:37

Just read the small print for this '' The flower colour will differ according to your soil PH'', in other words it will not look like the picture.

Buying seeds online/eBay

Posted: 09/04/2014 at 12:27

I regularly buy plants on ebay , some great quality plants at very good prices, 99% of the plants I have received put the big suppliers to shame.

I collect Hemerocallis & most of my collection have come from ebay, varieties unavailable anywhere else.

Just avoid seeds from Chinese suppliers.

Anyone got hydrangea glam rock?

Posted: 09/04/2014 at 01:05

It's T&M so the real plant will not look like the enhanced image they show.

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