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What is this please

Posted: 21/01/2013 at 08:41

I just water it once a week or when the compost is dry as i do with all the plants with the exception of the catus plants i have, one of which is about a foot and half tall now.

BUT why is my unberella loosing its leaves?

What is this please

Posted: 20/01/2013 at 22:56

Thank you all

What is this please

Posted: 20/01/2013 at 21:47

Thanks i thought thats what it is but wasnt sure the EX looked after the plants but it is just me and learning what to do.

What is this please

Posted: 20/01/2013 at 21:12

 Please can someone tell me what the plant is and what i am doing wrong as it has started to lose leaves. It gets watered when the soil is dry to touch and is about a metre away from the radiator i have also turned it round so the plant does not grow towards the window as it has been doing.

I do have someone come in and let the dog out and i think she may have been watering the plants without me knowing but not sure.

Help please and thanks.

How often do i water catus plants?

Gunnera manicata

Posted: 26/11/2012 at 15:21

Thank you very very much for your help

That is wounderful thank you again.

Gunnera manicata

Posted: 25/11/2012 at 19:38
Bookertoo wrote (see)

Fold the leaves over to protect the centre, and,  if it gets very cold, a layer of fleece might help.  They do get very sad looking in the winter, but unless it is very young it should survive - new shoots will probably arise next year.  I'd love to have one but no space for such a wonderful specimen - good luck. 

The stems of the leaves are very stiff so how do i bend the leaves over the centre?

Gunnera manicata

Posted: 18/11/2012 at 14:56

Thank you very much for your advice

Gunnera manicata

Posted: 18/11/2012 at 11:42

Hi everyone now the winter is setting in what do i do with my Gunnera manicata?

The leaves have died back and unsure as what i am supposed to do with it.

Any help would be most welcome


conker tree bonsi style

Posted: 20/08/2012 at 15:33



conker tree bonsi style

Posted: 19/08/2012 at 09:57

Hi i have been given two conker trees that have been grown from seed and are about six foot tall in 10" pots.

Now i would like to know would it be ok / worth it to repot into 14" pots and stop at that or just keep them the way they are now as i do not want them any taller?


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