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Latin name

Posted: 17/06/2014 at 19:53

WHat about the house plant version philippa? Does it need free draining soil, sand grit ect ect?


Latin name

Posted: 17/06/2014 at 18:14

Can anybody give me the true name of the house varient of the following plant.



SW Facing front.

Posted: 30/05/2014 at 20:39

I think it will take another year for the peonies, but thankyou Salino, will vermiculite or perlite do the same job?


Slugs and snails

Posted: 21/05/2014 at 18:55

Thanks Lyn


Slugs and snails

Posted: 21/05/2014 at 17:28

Hi guys will this mixture work for aphids, greenfly, whitefly and the like? As my roses, fatsia Japonica, and various other plants get decimated by then, not including my hostas with snails. All the searches on the web bring up American websites detailing using parafin oil, mineral oil etc etc and they say it works for all of the above?

SW Facing front.

Posted: 21/05/2014 at 17:11



SW Facing front.

Posted: 19/05/2014 at 19:14

 Hi guys not in full bloom yet but im concerned as before as the soil is very dense with the sandy substrate and being under slabs for so long, i have added horse muck, but would it be a good idea to add perculite or vermiculite to help brake it up?



Posted: 19/05/2014 at 18:56

thanks guys



Posted: 13/05/2014 at 18:40

 Can anyone identify this plant(shrub)


Posted: 05/05/2014 at 20:37

Doing so meerkat, just wanted to let people know as it may be affecting others this year,

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SW Facing front.

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