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wild cherry, what's up with it

Posted: 08/05/2013 at 21:46

The 3 trees here, 2 on the outside with blossom and one in the middle, leafy, are all wild cherries. Something strange happened to the middle one very early in it's life. It doesn't have much blossom/fruit, thoughwhat it has are very nice. The leaves and stems have a twisted, distorted appearance and the leaves are bronzed. It's been like it for years, if it's a disease it's never passed on to any other tree. Any ideas?

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/23240.jpg?width=273&height=350&mode=max

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/23241.jpg?width=273&height=350&mode=max

 

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Our own A to Z of our Gardening

Posted: 08/05/2013 at 21:32

I know were all out there grafting but I was enjoying all the alphabetical plants.

M is next

Mandrake is an interesting plant, these are it's unripe fruits, not to be eaten. 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/23238.jpg?width=300&height=350&mode=max

And meadow buttercups

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/23239.jpg?width=300&height=350&mode=max

 

 

 

The Swifts are Back

Posted: 08/05/2013 at 21:17

They're here then, that's good. I probably thought they were swallows.

sambucus black lace cutting back? confusing advice

Posted: 08/05/2013 at 21:06

Looks like it Bev, may even be Black Lace

Swifts

Posted: 08/05/2013 at 21:03

I've invited swallows and swifts to share our home but they've never moved in. I'm quite envious.

The Swifts are Back

Posted: 08/05/2013 at 20:59

They're pretty good those swifts. haven't seen any yet. Seen the swallows though

bee flies

Posted: 08/05/2013 at 19:29

http://www.wildlifeinformation.co.uk/recording_datarequest_beeflies.php

One of these Patty. Looks like a bee with a pointy nose.

I get occasional visits from mallards but I've never been left an egg. Have to ask nicely then perhaps I will

What is description

Posted: 08/05/2013 at 17:02

It won't be me that explains, No idea.

sambucus black lace cutting back? confusing advice

Posted: 08/05/2013 at 15:37

How big and old is it Patricia? I wanted to move mine but when I starting digging I realised there was no chance without heavy machinery. If you can get it moved, cutting it back won't hurt it.

Planning for ground frosts

Posted: 08/05/2013 at 13:52

Have a look out there. If the sky has cleared and the temperature is dropping the chances of frost are high. We might get a frost that's not mentioned on a weather forecast but rarely a frost that I didn't expect.

and the met office has all the info, you can look and see what the cloud cover is and what's happening to it

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