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No flowers this year on my Jerusalem Sage

Posted: 03/07/2015 at 07:50

I wonder if you have Phlomis russelliana, the herbaceous perennial rather than P. fruticosa a woody shrub

weed running amok1

Posted: 03/07/2015 at 06:25

I don't recognize it from the photo. Can you post a few more? Does it flower at all? What sort of soil have you got and where are you?

Can you tell if it's spreadingby roots or seeding everywhere.

No flowers this year on my Jerusalem Sage

Posted: 02/07/2015 at 23:28

Disappeared?  It shouldn't do that.


Posted: 02/07/2015 at 23:26

We can rely on Verdun's wisdom. 

No flowers this year on my Jerusalem Sage

Posted: 02/07/2015 at 23:00

Is this the shrubby one, Phlomis fruticosa? I haven't got any flowers either. I'm blaming the severe haircut it got last summer and hoping for some late flowers.


Posted: 02/07/2015 at 22:58

I'm expecting it to grow back Tetley. I'm hoping for some rain as I'm not into carrying buckets of water. It was collapsing outwards and bits were rotting and only a tree paeony, a viburnum and a sarcococca prevented it lying down completely

Canary Creeper problem

Posted: 02/07/2015 at 21:59

That's a splendid plant 

Do you think it's grown so fast it needs more food? 


Posted: 02/07/2015 at 21:16

I've just reduced mine from about 10 foot wide by 6 foot high to a stump as close to the ground as I could saw.

Verdun said I could

Trouble with my shrub

Posted: 02/07/2015 at 21:09

It's Viburnum tinus and it looks as though the Viburnum beetle has visited,



Posted: 02/07/2015 at 20:12

It's an allium, leave it to seed itself, it's quite capable.

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