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Butterflies

Posted: 26/07/2015 at 14:36

We have always seen our newts in previous years conifer. We have a video of one laying eggs and we often saw them just under the surface. Also there's that movement of water as you approach that shows they've just dived. Very little of that this year and I've only found one in the garden. In previous times they were much move visible and I found them in the nursery under seed trays


Nothing like that this year.

We have (or had) GCNs and smooth newts naturally occurring and some rescue palmates

 

 

Visit to Bressingham Gardens

Posted: 26/07/2015 at 14:27

I forgot to mention one Lathyrus sylvestris and a couple of tufted vetch

Visit to Bressingham Gardens

Posted: 26/07/2015 at 13:53

The raspberry ripple sounds nice Fidget, please.

Yours are labelled ready

Butterflies

Posted: 26/07/2015 at 12:01

Agricultural desert here Lyn. 

Visit to Bressingham Gardens

Posted: 26/07/2015 at 11:59

All under cover now. Your name on the two umbellifers Panda, though there are 2 of each

I can't walk in wellies,

I've got a pair of shoes that I'd like to destroy so I'll wear those

Visit to Bressingham Gardens

Posted: 26/07/2015 at 11:37

How are we defining gigantic Panda?

Small by my reckoning.

I'll get them under cover before the rain starts proper. I think we're coming in artjak's car which I wouldn't want to fill with mud

Visit to Bressingham Gardens

Posted: 26/07/2015 at 11:31

I have a few aquilegia pink Barlow types, and some others, 2 purple umbellifers that are not Anthriscus Ravenswing, A Red Dragon persicaria and a couple of Pimpinella rosea. Anyone want? I can bring them tomorrow.

What's killing my Chilean glory vine?

Posted: 26/07/2015 at 11:27

I'd cut it back and let it start again. and treat the soil as Fairy suggests,

I grew one of these when I lived in Essex. One winter the overflow pipe from the bathroom flooded in then froze, it was called the icicle tree by ythe kids. It survived.

I've just started 3 here , one in very poor dry soil, so will see how it copes

Propagating Foxgloves

Posted: 26/07/2015 at 11:22

They'll be great sj

Butterflies

Posted: 26/07/2015 at 11:02

If you get small tort or peacock caterpillars on the nettles they are defoliated in no time NL

Discussions started by nutcutlet

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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Lonicera ID

 
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First paeony of the year

 
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Have I grown too much

 
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Magazine titles

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a couple of IDs please

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Molly the Witch in trouble

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wot daff

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move a rose

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Which violet?

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Lots of legs, no ID

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Comfrey, who knows one from t'other

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holly choice

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