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Ceratostigma willmottianum

Posted: 30/03/2017 at 09:52

you can go as low as you like, after a bad winter the top can be dead anyway. Some people always cut them right back, like fuchsias.

Planting a small meadow

Posted: 30/03/2017 at 09:49

It depends which plants you decide to go for. Summer is coming up and it takes a lot of watering to establish things in summer. 


Native wildflowers do well planted in autumn


there is a lot of confusion re wildflowers, there are packets of wildflower seed available that contain wildflowers from all over the world. Most of these are not hardy

Tree identification

Posted: 30/03/2017 at 08:26

certainly Salix. not sure re caprea, I can only tell if I see the leaves

Gaura

Posted: 29/03/2017 at 22:47

Sensitive souls. Can't take the cold and wet.

what is this plant..?

Posted: 29/03/2017 at 22:44


All wrong for leucojum, wrong shape and no green (or yellow) dots on the ends of the petals. Those strange angles and lumpy bits are typical allium

Gaura

Posted: 29/03/2017 at 22:41

They're very skilled in doing just that Daisy. 

what is this plant..?

Posted: 29/03/2017 at 21:52

Allium paradoxum

Alliums

Posted: 29/03/2017 at 20:34

Those I've grown have all been reliably perennial

Hidden gems?

Posted: 29/03/2017 at 19:55

There are two plants called Valerian by common name


Centranthus rubra, the pink or white thug that bees (and me) adore


and


Valeriana officinalis, the herb


You have the former

BARE ROOT TREE - LEADER BROKEN OFF...

Posted: 29/03/2017 at 18:12

If it tries to divide and produce more than one leader, just choose the best and remove the rest

Discussions started by nutcutlet

ID problem need a photo of niger plant

 
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Last Post: 24/08/2017 at 18:05

something I don't think I planted

 
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Last Post: 23/08/2017 at 17:08

wot dunnit

Damage to my persicaria 
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Last Post: 24/04/2017 at 16:24

Richard's Clematis

 
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Last Post: 29/03/2017 at 18:04

Calling Bensmith412

spam 
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Last Post: 28/12/2016 at 22:02

I've been to Barnsdale today

 
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Last Post: 26/10/2016 at 19:08

I think it's some sort of geranium

 
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Last Post: 18/10/2016 at 17:47

fidget, look at this. Roscoea scillifolia

 
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Last Post: 02/10/2016 at 09:45

a couple of oddities

 
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Last Post: 29/09/2016 at 14:23

the perils of plant ID

 
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Last Post: 17/08/2016 at 23:29

yet another clematis question

 
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Last Post: 16/08/2016 at 19:16

feeding the birds

is it good? 
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Last Post: 15/08/2016 at 06:59

ponds

for Guernsey Donkey 
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Last Post: 18/08/2016 at 15:21

what dunnit?

 
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Last Post: 08/07/2016 at 20:46

might be ricinus

 
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