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Gardeners' World Live 2015

Posted: 11/06/2015 at 15:05

Your opinion is in there AnniD. That's probably the most important one

Opinion will always be divided, peoples' expectations and desires are all different.

Mulching in summer

Posted: 11/06/2015 at 15:02

I think it's more about dry than hot isn't it? Mulch needs to go on moist soil or it keeps soil dry rather than moist

plant ID

Posted: 11/06/2015 at 14:50

Lovely isn't it

I'm doing nothing

I think you'll need to post the photos from your PC

Orange hawkweed

Posted: 11/06/2015 at 14:48

It's all a matter of opinion and what sort of garden you want B3. I like it. If I was trying to grow alpoines and other small plants I probably wouldn't want it

Good intentions ...

Posted: 11/06/2015 at 14:04

True obelixx. There's a strip just outside my garden where the farmer sprayed the grass dead and all the annual weeds moved in They sit there and the prevailing wind sends the seeds my way. 

It's improving though, he used to spray through the fence onto our garden till OH shouted at him 

What to do with my tree peony

Posted: 11/06/2015 at 14:00

I cut some of the older stems right back to base, usually as part of a spring clear up.

Good intentions ...

Posted: 11/06/2015 at 13:55

One year I'll get round to removing all the goosegrass/cleavers/sticky willie/Galium aparine before it sets seed all over the garden again


A wild flower

Posted: 11/06/2015 at 09:08

I didn't read my link, just looked at the picture

I shall have to investigate. I wouldn't have put that in papaveraceae either.



Posted: 10/06/2015 at 23:33

I've heard Linaria vulgaris, aka toadflax called wild antirrhinum. I don't think that's what you've got there. 

I should think it's a descendent of antirrhinums previously grown in the garden. Has the top growth all broken off from the root? If so it might be worth seeing if there's regrowth but they are short lived as perennial, some people consider themto be annuals. You may find seedlings appear to take its place if you've allowed it to seed in previous years. I hope it works, it's a fine plant


Discussions started by nutcutlet

coppicing the hazels

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How long for ground elder to die from starvation and dehydration

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Hydrangea cuttings on behalf of Bruce Weston

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Have I killed my bearded irises?

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not water mint

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Forum trip to Kathy Brown's garden near Bedford

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Today's trip

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ID please

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calling the forum cooks

cheese scones 
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Elgood's Brewery garden

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Ammi majus

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Bats in the belfry

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How to reduce biodiversity

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