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Spider ID please

Posted: 18/06/2014 at 21:54

I can only see 6 legs

Transplanting a Leycesteria (Himalayan Honeysuckle)

Posted: 18/06/2014 at 21:49

The one I potted is not looking too cheerful, a bit droopy. I cut it back when I did it to try and avoid that. We shall see

hardy geraniums

Posted: 18/06/2014 at 21:45

I take some back to the ground after flowering if I don't want the seeds. But not all. G macrorrhizum I leave as it doesn't doesn't go tatty, G renardii the dame. But phaeum and pratense get the big chop

If I get round to it

Instructions from start to finish on foxglove flowers

Posted: 18/06/2014 at 14:12

You might get some survive to produce a few flowers, but they're biennials really. Let them seed, or just let one of them seed if you want the space. 

what to plant under an oak tree, sunny though......

Posted: 18/06/2014 at 13:06

Rosa rugosa and its cultivars would probably grow.

what to plant under an oak tree, sunny though......

Posted: 18/06/2014 at 12:58

I thought I'd replied to this one but I must have forgotten to press 'submit', sorry

Pand p suggests Geranium macrorrhizum, that is an excellent one, very willing in poor situations.  Anamathele lessoniana  a grass, that will be fine. 

I'd try all sorts of things except the obvious non starters like alpines. Some snowdrops for early in the season, hellebores should be OK. Aquilegias.

Nothing to tall, they'll be forever leaning towards the light

BARNSDALE GARDEN TRIP.

Posted: 18/06/2014 at 12:45

Got yours and sent you mine BB

Would a yew tree grow downwards?

Posted: 17/06/2014 at 23:12

You can prune it hard but I don't think it will fill in at the bottom if the top is still there.

Advise

Posted: 17/06/2014 at 22:45

Some of the smaller grasses maybe? Festuca glauca, Stipa tenuissima

Advise

Posted: 17/06/2014 at 22:24

That's small.

I've got a nice little pink Oenothera,  seeds about, looks nice with that annual Briza that's on one of the current ID threads. Oenothera rosea. Likes dry, it seeds in the gravel drive. 

 

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