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Found Sycamore (I Think) seeds, not sure what to do with them

Posted: 01/06/2016 at 20:21

They're the early dropped ones, you need to wait til late summer/autumn when the seeds are ripe. The little flat bits at the base are where the seed would have grown if it had stayed on the tree. 

How to grow some seeds i found 6 years ago.

Posted: 01/06/2016 at 19:35

That's an interloper

Have Some conifer Seeds. Not sure how to go about planting/germinating them.

Posted: 01/06/2016 at 19:32

I'd put them on pots (more depth than a seed tray) of gritty compost and leave them outside, somewhere shady, til they germinate

Found Sycamore (I Think) seeds, not sure what to do with them

Posted: 01/06/2016 at 19:30

When and where did you find them Archie.

They're not the ripe seeds of anything. They are an acer though

Oh lordy... is this a mass of ground elder?

Posted: 01/06/2016 at 19:12

Mow the grass and get the rest filled with good leafy perennials keen. I have this one and it doesn't give me a lot of grief. It takes over on bare earth but doesn't infiltrate other plants to the extent that ground elder does.

Oh lordy... is this a mass of ground elder?

Posted: 01/06/2016 at 18:59

That's what it is, Enchanter's nightshade. Just as invasive as ground elder but not quite as tall

Small shrub with berries ID

Posted: 01/06/2016 at 09:30

I wouldn't look into all your plants too closely, you might find there's nothing 'safe' there.


Posted: 31/05/2016 at 23:13

I'd never been on a forum before when I turned up here and it seemed to be telling me I needed a user name other than my own. I use my own name everywhere else but have never changed it here. It confuses me when other people change their names

The Decline of Bees

Posted: 31/05/2016 at 22:11

I never touch pesticides, never have. and haven't used herbicides for years.

all goes along very well here without them

Identify shrub

Posted: 31/05/2016 at 21:11

It can be hard to tell if you can't poke about in them. 

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