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Talkback: Three ways to create a mini-meadow

Posted: 18/07/2014 at 18:58

So what sort of meadow do you want chromebaby?

a grass, hay, perennial meadow

or

a re-sow or allow to seed every year annual mix. 

the two don't mix as pansy says. Perennials like clover will spread and take over a mostly annuals mix but they're OK in grass

If you tell us what you want to achieve, which plants you want to grow, we may be able to help

grasses

Posted: 18/07/2014 at 18:23

I went to a garden this week where this grass was growing as a marginal plant. It looked very good in water. It survived last winter but that wasn't a winter really was it?

I can't keep it but have always put that down to poor dry soil rather than cold

Can anyone identify this bush for me?

Posted: 18/07/2014 at 17:06

I'll go with Mark and Dave

Holly

Bay not happy

Posted: 18/07/2014 at 17:05

Sorry Sam, I think it may be all over for that one

Rani is rarely enough for potted plants in summer

help needed

Posted: 18/07/2014 at 15:55

I think that's right, it's rather a sad specimen. has it been in that pot for a long time? I reckon a nice piece of soil would make it feel better

Visit to the Old Vicarage Gardens, East Ruston, Norfolk. 19/07/14

Posted: 18/07/2014 at 09:22

Karools, PM one of us your mobile number if you're coming, it makes meeting up very easy .

artjak, crab AND ice cream, not crab ice cream I bet there's not a recipe for that in your ice cream book

 

Brown Bugs eating hedge

Posted: 18/07/2014 at 08:43

There's always a chemical to spray but the more you kill the more you upset the balance of nature.  Sprays don't discriminate. If you spray insecticide all insects die, the bees, the ladybirds, the lot

Red bugs on fartichokes

Posted: 17/07/2014 at 19:15

They're always know as fartichokes here Verdun. Taste like dirt and the name says it all. 

Are the bugs on the leaves or in the  ground Marco? 

Red bugs on fartichokes

Posted: 17/07/2014 at 19:07

How about a photo Marco

CAN I OR NO

Posted: 17/07/2014 at 17:34

I'm with Philippa

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