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So what plant / weed is this?

Posted: 21/04/2014 at 17:07

Butterbur is Petasites hybridus and winter heliotrope is P. fragrans.

I don't think I know either well enough to tell them apaprt

Wildlife pond progression

Posted: 21/04/2014 at 17:02

I like the beach

 

Dianthus

Posted: 21/04/2014 at 16:57

I should think the dianthus by the laburnum.

Probably a friend of one of mine.  'paeony outside loo' 

Welcome to the plants forum

Posted: 21/04/2014 at 14:27

I don't know why lads love either Bilje. There's nothing romantic or erotic about that smell.

 

Osmanthus layering

Posted: 21/04/2014 at 14:22

Hi gang

My Osmanthus ?burkwoodii is going downhill, literally. It was at the top of a slope and has been sliding down for some time. This last winter more erosion  occurred and the shrub is now almost horizontal along the slope. Can I pin this down as a layering? The stem I would like to use is between 3/4" and 1" thick. My fear is of rotting, I know not everything likes that sort of treatment

Welcome to the plants forum

Posted: 21/04/2014 at 14:13

Same as my bits of paper.

I think that's Artemesia abronatum, lad's love and many other names

If not, its Artemesia something else, there are several shrubby ones

rambling / climbing rose pulling lilac over

Posted: 21/04/2014 at 14:05

No idea Peanuts. I tried it once and ended up posting an empty box

So what plant / weed is this?

Posted: 21/04/2014 at 14:03

I looks like butterbur, petasites

http://wildflowerfinder.org.uk/Flowers/B/Butterbur/Butterbur.htm

Do you think that might be it?

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 21/04/2014 at 11:43

Not an expert either but I'd agree with you there chicky.

Decision of the day

Posted: 21/04/2014 at 09:55

We were promised rain yesterday. I watered in the new plants but left the shreddings mulch til after the rain. So do I hope to get rain in the next couple of days or mulch now before it gets any dryer

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