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Latest posts by Mattbeer87

Talkback: Tomato - cold weather damage

Posted: 02/05/2015 at 22:18

It sure is Jim, Darkening of leaves is a sign of cold damage on many plants.

Primula problems

Posted: 30/04/2015 at 21:39

My bet is small green caterpillars, inspect closer and you will find them hiding.

Spring Bulbs in Pots

Posted: 29/04/2015 at 10:43

I would wait until the foliage has completely died back, then take out the bulbs and store them somewhere cool and dark until Autumn.

That way you get full use from the container. Little early to be planting out new bedding anyway

Plant Identification Please

Posted: 29/04/2015 at 09:38

1st one looks like Phlox

Not a clue on the second one

3rd one looks like a Geranium or possibly a Delphinium

Best herbaceous foliage

Posted: 28/04/2015 at 05:00

About 3 feet on a mature plant, and the pink flowers are very striking againts the foliage

Best herbaceous foliage

Posted: 28/04/2015 at 04:10

Lobelia Cardinalis 'Russian Princess'

Such a beautiful deep red unmatched by many others.

Garden Pictures 2015

Posted: 24/04/2015 at 20:02

I have a lot more on the go than that chicky

Ive no idea where its all going. Ive a lot of moving and a lot of pits to to fill I guess :P


Garden Pictures 2015

Posted: 24/04/2015 at 15:51



Posted: 24/04/2015 at 11:18

South East Wales, no significant rainfall for at least a month. Been watering the garden copiously, never had to do that in April before.

Some due today though

Dianthus dying over winter? Please help :)

Posted: 24/04/2015 at 11:07

How strange, I have 2 varieties that have been out all Winter. Both putting on lush growth and about to start flowering.

Discussions started by Mattbeer87

Unusual Bug

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Wallflower Seeds

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Next weeks forecast

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Geranium Madarense

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Plant ID

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Tree Lily Bulbs

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Longest lived plant

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Autumn Colour

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Cyclamen Coum

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Dividing Lupins

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Penstemon Cuttings

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Sweet Peppers

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Garden Idiot

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Greenhouse at night

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Standard Geraniums

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