punkdoc


Latest posts by punkdoc

1 to 10 of 4,543

Hello Forkers ... July Edition

Posted: Today at 10:18

Thanks Dove, enormously helpful, as always. 


We do not think she has dementia and neither does her GP, she is just a bit forgetful, like many 90 year old people.


I think your approach may be helpful. Youngest sister is going today and we will see where we are then.

Pachysandra terminalis "Green Carpet"

Posted: Today at 09:29

I have Pachysandra growing under a Yew tree, very dry and deep shade.


I think all the other plants mentioned would do well too.


I have some doubts whether the smaller bulbs would push through the Pachysandra, as it can form quite a dense clump.

Hello Forkers ... July Edition

Posted: Today at 09:03

Hi all.


Well it has finally stopped raining, a lot of local roads flooded last night, but other than some white water in the stream [ had to shut bedroom window last night, as it was so noisy ] everything is fine.


Mum phoned last night, said she wanted to move back home. Think she was being a bit wilful and she is blaming my 2 sisters and I for making the decision for her moving.


Have a good day.

Right plant, right place (aruncus dioicus)

Posted: Today at 08:50

Moist.


Here I grow it in my bog garden and it thrives.


Not sure it needs full sun though, think it will be ok. in partial shade.

Unknown baby bird of prey

Posted: Yesterday at 22:59


A young Kestrel, note the chestnut back.

Unknown baby bird of prey

Posted: Yesterday at 17:55

Looks like a Kestrel.

Hello Forkers ... July Edition

Posted: Yesterday at 17:52

Hi all.


Miserable wet day here.


I hate shopping, literally came out in a cold sweat whilst trying on suits, I think the assistant was a bit concerned.


You are a better man than me Hosta. I would want to know who it was and then I would want to plan my revenge. Futile, but fun.

strange plant

Posted: Yesterday at 15:25

It would be helpful if we could see them.

Help with a border

Posted: Yesterday at 14:00

Fantastic achievement, would have taken me months and would have looked terrible.


Like the idea of the Stipa too, should hide the gap nicely.

which euphorbia

Posted: Yesterday at 13:55

E.characias Black Pearl, looks great in my garden.


Long lasting flowers and  glaucous leaves.

1 to 10 of 4,543

Discussions started by punkdoc

who knew?

 
Replies: 19    Views: 490
Last Post: 12/07/2017 at 09:48

Climate Change?

Replies: 55    Views: 3663
Last Post: 09/12/2016 at 00:09

What memories do your plants bring back?

 
Replies: 20    Views: 1237
Last Post: 12/05/2016 at 08:01

Stupid, or what ?

cuttings. 
Replies: 25    Views: 1306
Last Post: 29/04/2016 at 14:18

What new seeds will you be trying this year?

Replies: 78    Views: 5485
Last Post: 23/01/2016 at 07:19

The Arctic

Replies: 42    Views: 2526
Last Post: 29/07/2015 at 22:26

Chelsea pictures 2015

Replies: 32    Views: 2221
Last Post: 26/05/2015 at 09:46

can anyone explain?

Replies: 2    Views: 864
Last Post: 19/03/2015 at 14:36

Bad news

Replies: 9    Views: 1102
Last Post: 22/02/2015 at 10:46

Bad news

Replies: 0    Views: 660
Last Post: 21/02/2015 at 18:01

What is catching your eye?

Replies: 41    Views: 2720
Last Post: 03/01/2015 at 20:47

Chelsea wish list

Replies: 30    Views: 1980
Last Post: 02/06/2014 at 20:14

Multipurpose potting compost

Replies: 4    Views: 1272
Last Post: 17/02/2014 at 15:27

Ruscus aculeatus

Replies: 4    Views: 1436
Last Post: 21/01/2014 at 17:25

Wishes and resolutions

Replies: 25    Views: 29713
Last Post: 02/01/2014 at 19:16
1 to 15 of 31 threads