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Dicentra

Posted: 11/04/2015 at 14:07

Not very much sun would be fine though it would do OK on the north side.

If you want to google it, call it Lamprocapnos spectabilis. The name changers have been around that family. 

Dicentra

Posted: 11/04/2015 at 13:58

Very hardy, I don't grow mine in full sun, they're very fleshy and I don't think they'd be happy.

Unidentified bee

Posted: 11/04/2015 at 13:54

 Interesting insects

Harvest Mites

Posted: 11/04/2015 at 11:45

I couldn't get it big enough to count legs Bob

It looks mite shaped though

Harvest Mites

Posted: 11/04/2015 at 11:26

http://www.uksafari.com/velvetmites.htm

A possibility not a definite ID

Unidentified bee

Posted: 11/04/2015 at 11:00

Bombylius major maybe, aka bee fly or bee mimic. Lots about at the moment.

 

watercress

Posted: 10/04/2015 at 22:45

It's grown in flowing water commercially but that might be to avoid it smelling of stagnant water. It does fine in my pond with no flow.

watercress

Posted: 10/04/2015 at 22:33

Keep it very wet

I planted some supermarket watercress in my pond years ago, it still appears in greater or lesser amount depending on the season.

What should I do in my woody area

Posted: 10/04/2015 at 22:30

Ivy is good ground cover and bulbs grow through.

What should I do in my woody area

Posted: 10/04/2015 at 22:10

Are you looking for native plants only Peanuts?

A mower is a very good tool for keeping down the weeds once the bulbs have died back

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