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Garden Idiot

Posted: 26/08/2014 at 21:14

Its the 3rd time he has had a large fire. First time they came to put it out though.

The wind was blowing in the other direction luckily for me, my garden stank of smoke last time

Potted plants for winter?

Posted: 26/08/2014 at 21:03

I have Pieris Flaming Silver Verdun. Bought it for a very Large Container for some Winter Interest. I must say it's come lovely this Summer, very lovely looking plant.

Garden Idiot

Posted: 26/08/2014 at 20:59

Unfortunately I seem to live over the road from Steptoe who loves collecting stuff to try and fix and sell then burns what he cant!

To my amusement the Fire Brigade turned up to put it out today ~

Just thought I would share this amusement!

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/57655.jpg?width=270&height=350&mode=max

 

Young perennials/seedtrays in or out of greenhouse?

Posted: 24/08/2014 at 21:50

They look fine

Although I would remove all those weed seedlings as they are competing for moisture and nutrients from the soil 

Phalaenopsis orchids

Posted: 24/08/2014 at 14:53

I have mine in a tray of pebbles and always make sure the pebbles are watered, this creates a micro-humid climate and it thrives on my west facing windowsill

Hyacinths

Posted: 22/08/2014 at 22:35

Tried uploading the outdoor ones twice but the site keeps giving me oops error when its done.

They do smell amazing though ^_^

Hyacinths

Posted: 22/08/2014 at 22:22

Let me see if I can find some pics for inspiration OL

Hyacinths

Posted: 22/08/2014 at 22:22

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/57396.jpg?width=264&height=350&mode=max

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/57397.jpg?width=264&height=350&mode=max

 Those were from Early-Mid January this year

Hyacinths

Posted: 22/08/2014 at 22:06

Let me see if I can find some pics for inspiration OL

Echinacea problem

Posted: 22/08/2014 at 09:50

It's more than likely the manure, it is very rich and can burn plants roots very easily especially when its new.

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