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Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 07/02/2015 at 15:10

Still cutting blackthorn suckers, another heap of shreddings to do. Painful stuff, I've had splinters in two knuckles for at least a week, some in my legs and now I've got one in my earlobe.

gypsophilia

Posted: 07/02/2015 at 09:04

its gypsophila but often gets an extra i.

There are many species, annual and perennial.

G. paniculata is the one I've seen being sold bare rooted in supermarkets and GC. 

Allotment Hedging

Posted: 06/02/2015 at 21:06

Hawthorn would be my choice as the main species. It cuts well to a hedge

I would leave out blackthorn, it's painful and it suckers.

Berberis

Posted: 06/02/2015 at 18:19

Dig around it and cut through roots as you find them, once you can rock it things  get easier.

 

aconites

Posted: 06/02/2015 at 17:33

Mine have been out for a couple of weeks,   ahead of most of the snowdrops as usual

seeds

Posted: 06/02/2015 at 17:15

Berberis

Posted: 06/02/2015 at 16:45

Look at it as an opportunity for something new Harrers 

 

Berberis

Posted: 06/02/2015 at 16:24

We agree there Verdun, plant something else.

Berberis

Posted: 06/02/2015 at 16:23

Berberis won't get fireblight, wrong family.

Rosaceae get fireblight. Berberidaceae don't.

Diseases are generally specific to one family so it might be a good idea to choose something from another family to replace it

seeds

Posted: 06/02/2015 at 16:13

That's good, Nuts and cones was one of the companies that forum membes were recommending last year. I haven't tried them yet.

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