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Unhappy Rhododendron

Posted: 22/06/2014 at 17:07

Alkaline soil has calcium in it which is what Rhodies can't take. You might be able to make soil more acid but you can't take the calcium out. That's why you don't see Rhodies in alkaline gardens except in pots of ericaceous compost and being watered with rain water because the water in those areas also contains calcium.

 

Geranium - but what type?

Posted: 22/06/2014 at 16:52

There are so many hybrids and cultivars it's a hard job to name them all.

That could be a cultivar of G. endressii but I'm not putting money on it

Holy glyphosate, Batman! What's that?

Posted: 22/06/2014 at 15:48

Holy glyphosate, Batman! What's that?

Posted: 22/06/2014 at 15:41

Which of my vast collection of weeds would you like as an alternative Dove

Plant ID

Posted: 22/06/2014 at 15:38

great minds Dove

Plant ID

Posted: 22/06/2014 at 15:36

you certainly can Tads

start from the tree 2nd right in the tool bar

Holy glyphosate, Batman! What's that?

Posted: 22/06/2014 at 14:51

That's Scrophularia nodosa, figwort.

I was pleased to find some of those appearing when I cleared the jungle here. There are rather too many of them now

Woodland Plants / Weeds

Posted: 22/06/2014 at 13:45

The orchid might be one of the marsh orchids but I'm not familiar with orchids

Woodland Plants / Weeds

Posted: 22/06/2014 at 13:44

The umbellifer is probably hogweed but I'd need a leaf to be sure.

The blue one is one of the speedwells

 

How long does it take you?

Posted: 22/06/2014 at 13:30

Of course it was

Discussions started by nutcutlet

Bats in the belfry

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choisya

haircut 
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How to reduce biodiversity

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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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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

ID my fungus please

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Last Post: 27/04/2015 at 20:33

3 for ID please

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Forsythia suspensa

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Last Post: 25/03/2015 at 09:49

Best bee plants today

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Take care where you put the mouse traps

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Ribes speciosum

prune 
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