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Moving shrubs

Posted: 17/05/2015 at 09:42

Go radical Teresa, I'm having a big dump this year and feeling better for it.

So I grew it from seed 25 years ago,  it's rare, it's the only shrubby plant in the genus, or any other claim to preservation. If I don't love it, it's going

Moving shrubs

Posted: 17/05/2015 at 09:27

That was my thought Louise. Don't move them if you love them. If you don't love them get rid of them

Talkback: 10 plants for bog gardens

Posted: 17/05/2015 at 09:25

Louis I think you'll find both those species are at home in the uk not alien invaders.

Trees from Seeds.

Posted: 16/05/2015 at 22:11

http://www.djroger.com/paper_birch_seed.html

This may help but I sow tree seeds fresh and leave outside rather that faff around with bags of stuff in the fridge

Is this a massive Dogwood?

Posted: 16/05/2015 at 19:18

The stems look like philadelphus but agree need to see a leaf or two

digging up St John's wort

Posted: 16/05/2015 at 19:11

St John's Wort

Hypericums calycinum, androsaemum, perforatum, 'Hidcote' and any other Hypericum you can think of. I've seen them all called St John's Wort here.

The one I was brought up to call St John's Wort is H. perforatum. That's the one that's sold as medicine.

Mystery Plant

Posted: 16/05/2015 at 12:32

There are two plants there. The trailing one, white briony, Bryonia dioica and possibly an eder seedling peeping through. You can tell for sure with the elder by the smell. 

Border hedge has dipped/dying

Posted: 16/05/2015 at 11:22

Can you get a photo that shows what the hedge is made up of and the damaged bits?

Eating paper?

Posted: 16/05/2015 at 11:20

Mice moved into my car some years ago and made a nest using the foam padding from the back seat. They destroyed far more than they used. The back seat was always folded, only two of us and room for compoat and building materials. The first I knew was when transporting food in the back en route to a party. 

I think chewing is what they do. Maybe we should offer them chewing gum

Chelsea tv coverage.

Posted: 16/05/2015 at 09:12

I won't be watching because what I want won't be shown. 

I'd want plants and gardens

I'd get what you describe above

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Can i put them out there yet? 
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another crown imperial question

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