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Lavender Advice Please

Posted: 27/07/2014 at 11:25

and you can't make the patio bigger or you'd lose garden

No flowers on my 'ears?

Posted: 27/07/2014 at 11:24

I wonder if it's in too much shade under a tree, or if it's been fed with the apple and making lots of lovely leaves at the expense of flowers

Lavender Advice Please

Posted: 27/07/2014 at 11:21

Hi OL, if you are going to cut it back I wouldn't leave it too long, new growth needs to toughen up before winter. 

and they are said not to like being cut back into old wood, I've never put that to the test. 

It seems a shame to touch it doesn't it? Lovely

Bug ID? I think it's a hornet

Posted: 27/07/2014 at 11:13

You must help Bamboogie, plant more fennel

ivy or not ivy that is the question

Posted: 27/07/2014 at 08:09

I'm with bekkie

My smooth blue cypress

Posted: 26/07/2014 at 20:31

I've never grown these myself but there was a row of them where I worked some years ago. The blueness was less where they were more shaded

Stumped by another small flower!

Posted: 26/07/2014 at 18:11

A pic of the plant without the cosmos and other interlopers would help.

Showing the leaves which belong to the plant in question and how the flowers are arranged on the stem. The flowers themselves have the right number of petals for a speedwell (I originally counted 6 but I can't count) but the arrangement doesn't look right

Talkback: Water butts and hoverflies

Posted: 26/07/2014 at 15:59

A layer of oil, just a drop, it spreads across the top and they can't get their breathing apparatus through it and suffocate

Shrub conifer turned brown this month

Posted: 26/07/2014 at 15:57

I'd wait and see what Verdun and Fairy say before you get the saw out

Small plant ID, please.

Posted: 26/07/2014 at 15:21

Hi soulboy. Sorry, that doesn't help me. I knew what it was going to look like but I don't know what it is

my best guess would be an annual rudbeckia

Discussions started by nutcutlet

Forum trip to Kathy Brown's garden near Bedford

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Today's trip

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ID please

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calling the forum cooks

cheese scones 
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Elgood's Brewery garden

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Ammi majus

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Last Post: 16/07/2015 at 14:37

Bats in the belfry

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Last Post: 20/08/2015 at 16:51

choisya

haircut 
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Last Post: 19/06/2015 at 08:19

How to reduce biodiversity

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Last Post: 09/06/2015 at 02:50

I've got bees

A nest box full of tree bees 
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Last Post: 30/05/2015 at 22:39

East Anglian garden visting

any ideas? 
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Last Post: 30/05/2015 at 11:56

Water voles

They're back 
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Last Post: 21/05/2015 at 22:52

another bulb from nowhere and a baby shrub

I don't know what they are 
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Last Post: 23/05/2015 at 13:54

Tomatoes in a cold GH

Can i put them out there yet? 
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Last Post: 03/05/2015 at 19:34

another crown imperial question

how much to take off 
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Last Post: 26/04/2015 at 16:42
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