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I grew monarda didyma last year and was so pleased that I'm growing some more. Last year's have come up again too! They have lovely exotic flowers and bees love them - I think they are called bee balm too. Dead easy to grow.
Soak parsnip seeds on kitchen paper and after a few days, some will germinate. Use tweezers to sow them carefully into pots of seed compost. Think I read this on here somewhere.
Your local swarm liaison may be prepared to move the nest for a small fee. Look at the BBKA website, find the swarm section at the bottom of the page and enter your postcode. A list of volunteers should come up.
Is no 2 a choisya? Can't help with no 1
I have been using strips of copper cut from an old water tank and bent round into a circle. So far it seems to have worked. I was told to make sure that the plant did not bridge the copper ring and that the slugs could not crawl underneath.
They should flower this year but not until later. Very often mine succumb to the under gardener's over enthusiastic weeding ... so they fail to survive! I re-sow every year and they always flower.
Lemon balm? I have a yellow leaved variety in the garden which looks lovely. The flowers are quite small though and white.
They could be! Especially if the previous owner dug them up and left a small piece behind. With such a mild winter, it looks like it has survived and grown on.
They look a bit like the young plants of rosebay willow herb. Some consider it a weed!
I am quite jealous of his success! So far about 20 have grown into small plants. I suspect they are headed for the cool bed behind the garage!