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a couple of oddities

Posted: 29/09/2016 at 10:21

Can anyone ID a couple of oddities seen on our seed compost/coffee/sticky bun trip yesterday.


The first had very few basal leaves but what there were looked succulent. In an outdoor display but not necessarily hardy. About 5 inches tall at this stage but might not be as tall as it gets



The other was in an indoor display in a darkish site




The pointy leaf on the right in the second photo isn't part of it

Last edited: 29 September 2016 10:22:22

Do plants need sunlight over winter?

Posted: 29/09/2016 at 09:58

I agree with B-L and now I needn't type all that 

Do plants need sunlight over winter?

Posted: 28/09/2016 at 23:21

If there's nothing there it won't matter


 most people leave the cutting back of penstemons til spring. I've already shortened mine to stop them thrashing about in the winter gales 

Do plants need sunlight over winter?

Posted: 28/09/2016 at 20:23

Yes, they need all the light they can get.

Peony

Posted: 28/09/2016 at 19:09

by this weekend it will be October. They aren't evergreen. 

Worm shortage

Posted: 28/09/2016 at 14:14

if you add organic matter, muck, compost, the worms will turn up on their own.You'll get a better lawn as well

Shrub ID

Posted: 27/09/2016 at 20:28

There are a lot of them

Shrub ID

Posted: 27/09/2016 at 20:18

that could be Viburnum lantana, Wayfaring tree

Shrub ID

Posted: 27/09/2016 at 19:29

start from the camera icon and make your photo much smaller. I reduce the size of mine to 30%

what is it

Posted: 27/09/2016 at 18:07

slug worms probably, there are quite a few species, I had Cherry Slug Worm, Caliroa cerasi, never seen any of the others.

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