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What are these?

Posted: Yesterday at 20:40

but easy enough to remove, it doesn't spread by roots

What are these?

Posted: Yesterday at 15:07

Native wild flower, weed is a term of abuse

I like it, pretty leaves and flowers

What are these?

Posted: Yesterday at 13:39

the first looks like some sort of heuchera

the second, Chelidonium majus, Greater Celandine. No relation the Lesser celandine, 

Coral Spot?

Posted: 15/01/2017 at 21:12


Coral Spot?

Posted: 15/01/2017 at 20:39

As you suspect, coral spot affects only dead wood so your only hope is to remove all the dead wood to well below the obviously dead bits and just above a bud. If this can't be done, or leaves nothing, then there is nothing you can do.

Coral Spot?

Posted: 15/01/2017 at 19:46

coral spot is very orange so may be some different fungus. But that wood is dead, you can tell by the colour change. Cutting back to just above the last healthy bud is the best you can do. Don't leave stumps with no buds at the end, they will die back and the problem will persist

Holly leaves

Posted: 15/01/2017 at 18:48


Holly leaves

Posted: 15/01/2017 at 18:38

No link

The two are separated very early on in the plant kingdom

Pines are gymnosperms, hollies are angiosperms


Posted: 14/01/2017 at 16:12

I haven't got anything even nearly out Marion. Last year there were lots before the end of December.


Posted: 14/01/2017 at 15:35

I fail to get all mine cut back every year. It doesn't seem to make any difference apart from being able to see the scruffy old leaves. 

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I think it's some sort of geranium

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fidget, look at this. Roscoea scillifolia

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a couple of oddities

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yet another clematis question

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feeding the birds

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might be ricinus

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