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A couple of plant IDs please

Posted: 23/06/2014 at 21:54

Do those leaves smell of anything OL?

Another ID please

Posted: 23/06/2014 at 21:52

I think it's a philadelphus

gardening for a living

Posted: 23/06/2014 at 21:49

Lots of people do make a living at it Kevin.

I don't know how knowledgeable a gardener you are or will be but I'd try and set up as a bit more than someone who mows, cuts hedges and weeds. Learn how to prune properly rather than cutting back to fit. Know what plants are and how to treat them. You'll then get a good reputation among people who want more than a square lawn and 'a bit of colour' which will make it more interesting for you

roots in soil

Posted: 23/06/2014 at 21:43

Hi eddm, welcome to the forum

I'd remove some of the roots, you'll break them when you dig anyway.

Soil next to a wall tends to be rather dry. I suggest you make that border quite a bit wider so you don't need to plant close to the wall. It will be better for the plants and look less 'mean'

Give it a good dig and get some muck/compost in there if you can.

garlick

Posted: 23/06/2014 at 19:48

Can anyone help DD here?

Need help

Posted: 23/06/2014 at 19:47

I have an old dinner fork to attack pot bound roots. Just scrape at them til a few stick out. 

Don't forget to let it seed, it's a biennial

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 23/06/2014 at 17:58

we've got some of that as well Dove. Might need to unplug if it gets closer

Welcome to the fruit & veg forum

Posted: 23/06/2014 at 17:52

I saw it dd. 

Privet Hedge Dying

Posted: 23/06/2014 at 16:46

We're always here Gareth. Not all of us are here all the time and you might find someone who knows exactly what it is later on.

Fungi grows on dead wood and the fungi you see on the surface are rarely the cause of death

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