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Latest posts by Mattbeer87

New garden

Posted: 12/04/2014 at 19:10

Coming along lovely Hollie.

Greenhouse watering

Posted: 11/04/2014 at 22:21

Watering from the bottom is best. This makes sure that the compost is evenly moist.

It also draws the roots of the plant downwards resulting in stronger growth.

Food for blooms

Posted: 09/04/2014 at 20:41

Tomato Food or Phostrogen generally work very well

Strange Discolouration on Zinnia Seedlings

Posted: 08/04/2014 at 20:59

Looked at them today and now they look normal :P

 

I think it was the water drops from the roof of the greenhouse.

Asiatic Lilies

Posted: 07/04/2014 at 21:49

You should try some Oriental Lily's too. They flower later in the year than Asiatic and have an incredible fragrance

Asiatic Lilies

Posted: 07/04/2014 at 19:26

They'll be fine

Lily's are made of tough stuff!

My garden clean up

Posted: 06/04/2014 at 20:49

I have to post here purely because your name is the same as an Uncle of mine

Border looks great too

What (elusive) plant do you crave?

Posted: 06/04/2014 at 20:46

I crave many large flowering trees but due to having a small garden it's totally out of the question.

I have to make do with looking at other peoples

Spring 2013 vs Spring 2014

Posted: 06/04/2014 at 20:42

Just reminiscing on the horrible Spring of 2013 and admiring Spring 2014

 

Here are a few pics to compare just how much better this year has been than last.

19th april 2013

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/41717.jpg?width=264&height=350&mode=max

 31st March 2014

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/41718.jpg?width=264&height=350&mode=max

 This years picture is 3 weeks earlier than last years and it is already well more advanced than it was last year.

 

What is this?

Posted: 06/04/2014 at 20:01

It's an Oxalis of some kind, pretty but can become quite invasive

Discussions started by Mattbeer87

Greenhouse at night

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Standard Geraniums

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Last Post: 10/05/2014 at 20:13

Camellia and Honeysuckle

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Last Post: 04/06/2014 at 23:02

Hedge I.D

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Last Post: 27/04/2014 at 20:45

Strange Bird Behaviour

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Last Post: 14/05/2014 at 12:09

My Poor Bleeding Heart

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Last Post: 26/04/2014 at 18:56

Spring 2013 vs Spring 2014

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Last Post: 06/04/2014 at 21:05

Strange Discolouration on Zinnia Seedlings

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Last Post: 08/04/2014 at 20:59

Plant ID :)

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Last Post: 28/03/2014 at 10:09

Houseplant Cyclamen

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Last Post: 14/03/2014 at 21:18

Greenhouse Table/Shelving

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Last Post: 28/02/2014 at 23:25

Cutting back Pelargoniums

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Last Post: 26/02/2014 at 18:03

Summer Bulbs/Bare Roots Planting

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Last Post: 16/04/2014 at 23:26

Bee Magnet Hanging Baskets

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Last Post: 18/02/2014 at 13:29

Repotting an Orchid

Best time to do it? 
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