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Latest posts by MuddyFork

is this honey fungus?

Posted: 29/05/2012 at 13:21

Try googling Lichen as it could be that.  I have it on my Buxus bushes but it doesn't do any harm

Plant identification

Posted: 29/05/2012 at 11:57

or maybe the Invisible Man

clay soil late summer flowers (slug proof but bee friendly)

Posted: 25/05/2012 at 12:42

I grow some important to me in pots then plant out and dig up in Autumn, others stay out all year but I know I could lose them at anytime.  I try and put them in the areas that are slightly drier in the winter to try and cut down the risk of them drowning

gunnera manicate

Posted: 25/05/2012 at 11:46

I don't think it needs shelter.  The stems are very tough but the leaves might get torn if exposed to very strong winds

clay soil late summer flowers (slug proof but bee friendly)

Posted: 25/05/2012 at 11:44

I have clay soil (old brickworks next door) and Japanese Anemone grows well, but they do seem to like being in partial shade.  I also use Penstemon and dahlias to get late summer colour.    

Subscribers' club discounts

Posted: 25/05/2012 at 09:33

On the T&M website it does state that only one order code can be used on an order so really the magazine advert is at odds with reality.

May In Your Garden

Posted: 22/05/2012 at 12:13

What a difference some warm weather can make in a garden.  Last week nothing seemed to be in flower but now it's going mad.

Nematode Warfare

Posted: 21/05/2012 at 15:42

I use the slug nematodes and I don't think they worry too much about the colour of the slug.  I've had no slug damage to my potatoes since I started to use nematodes

Houseplant SOS from complete novice!

Posted: 17/05/2012 at 16:04

Bob would appear to be a Yucca.  I would just leave him alone to see if he can recover.

May In Your Garden

Posted: 17/05/2012 at 15:58

It's gone very quiet here, everyone must be very busy.

Discussions started by MuddyFork

Any recomendations for a garden to visit

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Last Post: 23/09/2014 at 21:07

Shield Bugs

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Last Post: 19/09/2014 at 15:18

Runner beans

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Last Post: 16/07/2014 at 12:21

Cucumber seedlings

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Last Post: 19/05/2013 at 22:28

Are there any Dahlias with a perfume

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Last Post: 17/07/2012 at 14:28

Are there any Dahlias with a perfume

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Last Post: 18/07/2012 at 06:37

Does anyone know what this plant is?

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Last Post: 11/07/2012 at 16:49

Poorly white grape vine

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Last Post: 11/07/2012 at 19:58
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