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Latest posts by Mattbeer87

Heavy rain

Posted: 08/07/2015 at 00:05

The weather must have heard me. Its currently pouring

Bottlebrush plant - looks like its dying

Posted: 07/07/2015 at 15:32

Probably too dry.

When you planted them were the roots cramped in the pot? If so these need teasing out as they wouldnt be able to venture out into the soil to reach moisture and the rootball would stay in the same place.


Heavy rain

Posted: 07/07/2015 at 15:26

Lucky you lot. I'm still waiting for some rain.

Aftercare of tree lilies

Posted: 05/07/2015 at 18:15

if its at the very bottom I wouldnt worry too much. Lillies do this naturally.

Are my trachy's ok????

Posted: 05/07/2015 at 18:14

Fleece it up when the cold sets in ^_^

Are my trachy's ok????

Posted: 04/07/2015 at 23:40

Looks perfectly fine to me. Due to the nature of the British climate they do go like that on the ends of the leaves.

Nothing to worry about. Just make sure it doesnt dry out too much

Aftercare of tree lilies

Posted: 04/07/2015 at 17:00

something to knock them on to, then your foot to squash them


Posted: 04/07/2015 at 11:07

I heard 1 massive lightning strike, sounded like it was in the garden at about 1:45am.

No rain to speak of though. Its getting increasingly dry here, no significant rain since May.

Garden Pictures 2015

Posted: 02/07/2015 at 22:37

Its very nice. Is it tuberous? Or have you over-wintered it?

I have some very large Tuberous Begonias now, the leaves are giants.


Garden Pictures 2015

Posted: 02/07/2015 at 22:16

Its a Begonia Lizzie. Possibly Bossa Nova?

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