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what is this please ?

Posted: 17/02/2015 at 18:07

Hedysarum coronarium. no, it's not red clover. That's Trifolium pratense

its common name is French honeysuckle.

http://www.seedsofdistinction.co.uk/index.php?option=com_redshop&view=product&pid=2780&cid=0&Itemid=137

 

Jasminum humile 'revolutum'

Posted: 17/02/2015 at 17:52

That's true mp

Looking for a ground cover plant

Posted: 17/02/2015 at 17:44

Geranium macrorrhizum would be near the top of my list. That's evergreen but thins out a bit in winter so you could have snowdrops as well.

Vinca is a trouble for me as it covers large areas then gets rust and looks awful.

Lamiums are another good one

Trachstemon orientalis is good, not evergreen but good large leaves swamp everything in the weed growing season

I find ajuga has a thin time in summer on my soil

 

Jasminum humile 'revolutum'

Posted: 17/02/2015 at 17:34

It could do well for you mp.

Mine didn't last long enough for me to comment on growth habit.

I hope someone else can advise

Was going to dig our pond out today

Posted: 17/02/2015 at 16:18

Lots of wildlife eat the eggs as well but they're OK

 

Was going to dig our pond out today

Posted: 17/02/2015 at 16:13

the little fishies will eat the eggs of amphibians Wk, unless you can find some vegetarians.

Jasminum humile 'revolutum'

Posted: 17/02/2015 at 16:10

It's not very hardy, a sprawling sort of shrub. 

I just jhad a look at the Burncoose site and they say down to -5C. That wouldn't (didn't) survive for me, I don't know where you are.

Jeruselem artichokes

Posted: 17/02/2015 at 14:06

plant them, they grow tall like the sunflowers they are. Helianthus tuberosa.

Don't eat them, they taste like dirt and give you gut rot.

Was going to dig our pond out today

Posted: 17/02/2015 at 14:03

If you have at least half the edge with gently sloping sides it will look more natural and anything falling in will be able to get out.

Are you sure about the fence? 

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 16/02/2015 at 19:08

No gardening today. I can't swim

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