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Plant id please

Posted: 13/07/2017 at 20:37

Interestingly (to me anyway) the first time I grew these, about 30 years ago, they did what it says in the books.

'Car park' rose - can you help me identify please

Posted: 13/07/2017 at 20:15

The leaf colour suggests Rosa glauca, aka Rosa rubrifolia but only the leaf colour. I can't see enough detail for a definite ID

Are these Heliopsis or Helianthus

Posted: 13/07/2017 at 20:12

I reckon that's it Pete, too early for helianthus. 

Plant id please

Posted: 13/07/2017 at 19:14

that's what the internet says, it is is oft repeated. I have found what Fidget has found. I wonder if it's about the time zones they come from and where they find themselves growing. One of the common names is Four o'clock flower, they should obey the rules.

Much of what you read on the internet and in books has been copied from the same place. If the original info is wrong, on it goes

Are these Heliopsis or Helianthus

Posted: 13/07/2017 at 18:23

are these flowering now in the UK?

Weed identification please

Posted: 13/07/2017 at 15:34


Posted: 13/07/2017 at 15:33

Drunk on nectar? I've seen them rolling on their backs in eryngium flowers

Weed identification please

Posted: 13/07/2017 at 14:09

Tree suckers, what's the tree in the bottom photo?

Cherry and plum, and the wild species of those, are very good at suckering. 


Posted: 13/07/2017 at 09:24

Is that a new plant to your garden Margot? If you think it may have been treated with nasties you could remove the flowers, the next lot will probably be OK.

But bees have a short life, maybe nothing to do with the plant

Paulownia Tomentosa (Empress Tree)

Posted: 13/07/2017 at 09:18

sounds a great addition to a car park to me. 

You'll need a big pot in a few years

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fidget, look at this. Roscoea scillifolia

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feeding the birds

is it good? 
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what dunnit?

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might be ricinus

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Paeony. Is this one worth keeping?

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roses from seed on behalf of marksman

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