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Visit to the Old Vicarage Gardens, East Ruston, Norfolk. 19/07/14

Posted: 08/07/2014 at 20:17

Topbird, you're in my phone and I've PMd you

Plants for a long planter / Geraniums

Posted: 08/07/2014 at 20:16

Rozanne has a longer flowering period than the other two in my experience.

Bonsai tree

Posted: 08/07/2014 at 20:07

Bonsai is quoite a complex art. Not one I have.  I've seen demos of the top and root pruning required. You need a good book, video of something to find out how to do the necessary pruning to achieve a bonsai. The seeds will just be tree seeds, it's the treatment you give them that makes them into bonsai.

That's a baby tree that could be turned into a bonsai or a forest tree, depending on what happens to it.

Suggestions please

Posted: 08/07/2014 at 19:59

It's never too late

Dianthus deltoides, a packet of mixed colours. Little bits of the small sedums could be poked in, 

I had to look up the spelling of this one so you can have the linkhttp://www.rhs.org.uk/Plants/32487/i-Erigeron-karvinskianus-i/Details

Several of the little campanulas will grow like that.

lobelia, it's come up in cracks for years here.

Plants love gaps in paving

 

 

cutting back tree branches

Posted: 08/07/2014 at 19:54

They'll be those little larvae that disperse to pupate abseiling down on a thread. 

Why does my garden look raggedy?

Posted: 08/07/2014 at 19:50

Have you got a photo of the plants?

Mine looks a bit raggedy but if I were to cut off the finished flowers, (and do a bit of weeding), it would soon look a lot better

KILLING IVY

Posted: 08/07/2014 at 19:34

Have you read allof  this thread Amy? I think all the possibilities have been mentioned

Visit to the Old Vicarage Gardens, East Ruston, Norfolk. 19/07/14

Posted: 08/07/2014 at 19:31

A very long way. 4 hours would be quick for that trip

budleia cttings.

Posted: 08/07/2014 at 19:28

As one who isn't good with cuttings I'd be waiting til the end of the season and doing hardwood cuttings

October Glory Maple

Posted: 08/07/2014 at 19:27

That's right, yes.

But you might get something nice. There was an Acer plantanoides cultivar in the garden when we arrived. Lovely for a couple of weeks with new growth and flowers but dull and dreary after that. Its babies are much more attractive all season

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keep of the grass in winter

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Some berries to ID please

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Moth of the day

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Colchicums

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West Acre

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What pollinates Molly the Witch

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How hardy are my plants

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Hummingbird Hawkmoth

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Just look at this seed head

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I've cleaned out my greenhouse

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I've got a new butterfly

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Oddity

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Knowing when to stop

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Blackbirds in the mower shed

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Agapanthus

when shall I put it back in the garden 
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