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Hornbeam hedge leaves turning brown in August

Posted: 15/08/2016 at 14:50

don't feed them any more, a plant in that state isn't well enough for food. Don't drown them, one good watering, a can full each then leave to dry out for a before the next one.

IS THIS LAVENDER?

Posted: 15/08/2016 at 14:02
Ceres says:

Is it possible this could be a caryopteris?


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 I wondered about that from the look but I don't think that smells like lavender? Tell you what, I'll get off my backside and so and have a sniff


Well, it smells of something. Not quite lavender but I think you're right Ceres

hornbeam hedge questions

Posted: 15/08/2016 at 13:55

It would need watering occasionally to keep it moist for the first season, Have you done that?


Hornbeam hedges do keep their brown leaves through the winter but it's a bit early for the change.


Have you got a photo?

IS THIS LAVENDER?

Posted: 15/08/2016 at 13:48

no, it's not lavender, If it has a strong smell it could be some sort of salvia but I don't recognise it

Can I move a foxglove now ?

Posted: 14/08/2016 at 22:37

 Foxgloves are native to the uk and hardy everywhere here, they look after themselves. 

Geranium ID

Posted: 14/08/2016 at 22:29

I'm very fond of some of my weeds 

Geranium ID

Posted: 14/08/2016 at 22:13

likely, or a seedling of same

Myths and Legends

Posted: 14/08/2016 at 20:35

If you a swallow cherry stone a cherry tree grows out of your ear.

More ID's

Posted: 14/08/2016 at 20:34

the hedging plant is a dogwood, don't know which one, 


the bindweed is Convolvulus arvensis field bindweed


and I think the mauve daisy, last, is Erigeron glaucus

Myths and Legends

Posted: 14/08/2016 at 20:18

if you boil an egg for too long it goes soft again

Discussions started by nutcutlet

the perils of plant ID

 
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yet another clematis question

 
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feeding the birds

is it good? 
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ponds

for Guernsey Donkey 
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what dunnit?

 
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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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Last Post: 30/04/2016 at 20:24

a couple of IDs please

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Molly the Witch in trouble

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wot daff

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