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Birds and cherry tree

Posted: 26/03/2017 at 18:02

Nope, I haven't solved that one yet.


I call it wildlife gardening and let them get on with it.


One year the birds didn't seem hungry, or better pickings elsewhere, and we were giving them away.


We usually get a few for us but the trees are quite big and produce plenty. Only 'wild' cherry but big and juicy

Blind Again?

Posted: 26/03/2017 at 17:28

good idea Vic. Plants have to pull their weight 

Laurel Rejuvenation

Posted: 26/03/2017 at 17:24

An established laurel comes back very quickly. 3 or 4 foot in a year. Worth being hard 

Blind Again?

Posted: 26/03/2017 at 17:22

PS, you can tell right from the start if they're going to flower. They aren't.

Blind Again?

Posted: 26/03/2017 at 17:21

It's a long wait for these sometimes. I bought some in flower about 4 years ago, maybe more. No flowers since then until this year.

People Leaving in a Huff

Posted: 26/03/2017 at 17:17

I don't know, or care, who's gone. So far I haven't missed anyone whose opinion I value, I hope this is the case, time will tell.


The huffers, the stirrers, the abusive and the perpetually offended, we are better off without. 

Laurel Rejuvenation

Posted: 26/03/2017 at 17:01

I'd cut it right back, cutting the top won't help the bottom. It regrows from where the cuts are

to dig or not to dig

Posted: 26/03/2017 at 14:20

I'd put the compost on top and let the worms do the job, they won't stick a fork though important roots.


Plants do fine without digging.

Seedling identification please

Posted: 26/03/2017 at 14:18

and save a few for the Orange Tip butterflies, it's a big larval food plant

Seedling identification please

Posted: 26/03/2017 at 13:52
WillDB says:

They look a bit like... http://www.naturessecretlarder.co.uk/wild-food-useful-plants/jack-by-the-hedge-alliaria-petiolata.htm


See original post

 They do. They are 

Discussions started by nutcutlet

wot dunnit

Damage to my persicaria 
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Richard's Clematis

 
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Calling Bensmith412

spam 
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I've been to Barnsdale today

 
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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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the perils of plant ID

 
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yet another clematis question

 
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feeding the birds

is it good? 
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ponds

for Guernsey Donkey 
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what dunnit?

 
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might be ricinus

 
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Paeony. Is this one worth keeping?

 
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roses from seed on behalf of marksman

 
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