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Latest posts by Mattbeer87

Botanical name

Posted: 16/10/2014 at 22:28

Is it a Gaura of sorts?

Moth of the day

Posted: 16/10/2014 at 22:06

It was the first I had ever seen, I didnt know what it was. I assumed it was a real Hummingbird until my neighbor told me what it was.

How old is your houseplant?

Posted: 16/10/2014 at 21:41

My oldest houseplant is probably 2-3 years old, an Aloe Vera brought from somewhere I cant remember.

It lives on the window in the downstairs loo with not a great deal of sunlight.

Moth of the day

Posted: 16/10/2014 at 21:35

When I was cutting back my Lavender at the start of October there was a Hummingbird Hawk Moth buzzing around.

That was an incredible sight

Struggling azeleas

Posted: 16/10/2014 at 21:33

No, Azaleas are tough, just make sure not to over water

What kind of palm trees are these?

Posted: 15/10/2014 at 20:56

second pic looks like an Areca Palm

Cyclamen Coum

Posted: 15/10/2014 at 17:01

they arrived today nice and healthy

What's the star in your garden right now

Posted: 14/10/2014 at 21:42

I must say that the Oak Leaf Hydrangea looks pretty. I dont really like Hydrangeas but that looks lovely.

Dwarf Dahlias

Posted: 14/10/2014 at 21:40

I work in a Garden Centre at a Homebase branch. Not very fond of The becky Dahlia, tends to be very susceptible to mildew.

I do end up up throwing quite a few away through the peak season.

I guess if its grown in containers away from pests it would perform quite well.

I find Figaro Dahlias best for a dwarf variety, never know what the colours going to be from seed either which is fun ^_^

Monty's cat

Posted: 14/10/2014 at 21:36

I need a like button For Doves comment

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