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clematis or jasmine

Posted: 26/09/2015 at 18:44

Thats a Honeysuckle

Skimmia with blotchy leaves

Posted: 23/09/2015 at 18:07

Lack of iron in the soil, a good dose of ericaceous feed and only using rainwater will help it along.

bit early for primrose?

Posted: 13/09/2015 at 22:31

My primulas always seem to flower at this time of year and then again properly in March/April. I never complain

Confused by cyclamen

Posted: 12/09/2015 at 11:19

They last well for me in containers and sheltered spots. Ive managed to keep about 30-40 plants from last year without any protection. All are starting to re-emerge and flower now.

Winter flowers

Posted: 11/09/2015 at 22:35

I find any of the Cyclamen varieties very pretty through Winter in sheltered spots, always do well here.

Especially Coum

Slug resistant plants

Posted: 05/09/2015 at 21:09

Havent been bothered by slugs too much this year. Though there seem to be quite a few about.

I garden with plants that tend to be Vigorous or resistant to damage.

Penstemons, Astilbes, Geums, Roses, Pelargoniums, Begonias, Gazanias, Salvias, Rudbeckias and many more

I grow anything that Slugs and snails tend to like in Containers.

Mildew free monardas

Posted: 25/08/2015 at 19:19

oh and Verdun, they clump up FAST, so you can make plenty of new plants without a problem very quickly.

Mildew free monardas

Posted: 24/08/2015 at 21:15

I think I showed you 1 before Verdun. Its called GardenView Scarlet, seems to flower all Summer and has never developed Mildew.

My garden is a magnet for mildew too.


August replanting in terrace pot

Posted: 23/08/2015 at 21:21

Plant some Violas now, they will flower right through until next May with a bit of care ^^

Monster Marigolds!

Posted: 16/08/2015 at 21:09

Why did you pull it up o_o

They look great, wish mine grew like that.

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