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another bulb from nowhere and a baby shrub

Posted: 05/05/2015 at 08:56

Thanks obelix, mine looks more open than most of these but I shall keep looking.

Thanks kleipieper, I should have mentioned the size. It's only about 6" tall, I have some of those you mention, huge by comparison.

Anyone can help me identify these?

Posted: 04/05/2015 at 20:55

I think the second is creeping buttercup, but a view of the plant would be helpful in both cases

What to plant on a long, narrow bank?

Posted: 04/05/2015 at 20:53

I like the retaing wall, a rockery would look very silly there. But you could incorporate a lot of gravel into the raised bed and grow some rockery plants and alpines if you like those plants.

But I'd want something that hid at least the base of that fence to soften it a bit

another bulb from nowhere and a baby shrub

Posted: 04/05/2015 at 20:47

Thanks Berghill. I had some white ones in the distant past, very tight flower heads, looked a bit regimental. This is nicer.

Could this have seeded from a blue, or a cross of 2 different blues do you think? (The white ones where 20 years ago in another garden) 

 

another bulb from nowhere and a baby shrub

Posted: 04/05/2015 at 20:20

Hi folks, the bulb appeared this year, just the one, nothing new planted and there are no others out there. I wondered if it might be a muscari of some sort

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/75576.jpg?width=273&height=350&mode=max

 

The seedling appeared last year, it produced 4 leaves. A few more this year. Slow but it's seeded in very poor soil under an old laburnum. It has an inch of woody stem from last year plus another inch now and is deciduous

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/75577.jpg?width=273&height=350&mode=max

 

Plant ID

Posted: 04/05/2015 at 19:02

Yes Dove

Plant ID

Posted: 04/05/2015 at 18:59

It seeds everywhere. It would probably have flowered before in a wetter spot and been taller than 2 foot.

 

Plant ID

Posted: 04/05/2015 at 18:18

It's a sedge.

Precisely which one I can't say. How big is it?

Rockery Stone seen on an episode of G World

Posted: 04/05/2015 at 18:15

Tufa?

 

Plant/weed identification

Posted: 04/05/2015 at 14:17

Can't really see well enough but enough to say not deadly nightshde or briony.

It may be something in the nightshade family, black nightshde maybe, Solanum nigrum. Come to think of it I have heard that referred to as deadly nightshade, (along with all the other nightshades) but it's not. 

 

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