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What shrub is this>

Posted: 07/05/2014 at 21:01

I repeated it just for you Patsy

 

Yellow leaves on Skimmia

Posted: 07/05/2014 at 19:24

I don't know the answer then Lesley.  I've often seen skimmias looking a sickly yellow or maybe a very pale edge to the leaf. I've always blamed the soil but perhaps not

advice

Posted: 07/05/2014 at 19:03

Have you got the deciduous or the evergreen one nanamorb. Doesn't make a difference to the flowering but I'd just like to find someone else who has the evergreen one

Yellow leaves on Skimmia

Posted: 07/05/2014 at 18:59

Is your soil very alkaline? They always go yellow on mine to the point where I no longer grow them

what is this giant in my garden

Posted: 07/05/2014 at 16:52

Looks like sweet rocket, Hesperis matrionalis. Should be nicely scented especially later in the day/evening

Aquilega

Posted: 07/05/2014 at 14:25

I let mine seed and weed out the dirty whites and other not so pleasing ones.

I did a big seed order from Touchwood last year and am now getting the first flowers to add to the gene pool

Aquilega

Posted: 07/05/2014 at 13:42

aquilegias do seed around yes. This is easily avoided by cutting of the flower heads before the seeds form

Help mutant Brussel Sprout

Posted: 06/05/2014 at 22:32

Remember Jack and the bean stalk?

Next: Georgie and the Giant Sprout. 

 

Wildlife Pond plants.

Posted: 06/05/2014 at 21:36

That's the thing with wildlife ponds. The wildlife eat the plants. I had most of the Iris pseudocorus eaten, or maybe just chewed off, one year. That was when we still had water voles, I think they were responsible.

Stagnant water butt

Posted: 06/05/2014 at 21:23

My butt stinks but I'm using the water. I wouldn't use it on babies but I'm watering in the shrubs I'm planting.

 

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Just look at this seed head

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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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bee success

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should be an arisaema

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