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Ideas for small tree

Posted: 01/06/2016 at 10:39

Ameliancher. Flowers in Spring, berries, and beautiful foliage in Autumn.

HELLO FORKERS! June Edition

Posted: 01/06/2016 at 10:36

G'day all, and welcome to the new comers.


Cold, wet and windy here. Lost a 5 foot tall A. archangelica in full bloom, in the wind yesterday.


Final lot of pre holiday jabs today, so departure must be soon.


Hope the news improves Dove.

Why has my lupin changed colour?

Posted: 31/05/2016 at 23:01

According to West Country Nurseries who are major lupin breeders, reversion does not occur in lupins.


It is a question they get asked a lot, and in their experience, it is due to self seeding, close to the original plant.

Usernames

Posted: 31/05/2016 at 22:47

I was a doctor, and I was a punk, simples.

What is this?

Posted: 31/05/2016 at 19:20

Sorry, not Cosmos, or Zinnia, but weeds.

Garden Pictures 2016

Posted: 31/05/2016 at 12:21


going to have lots of flowers on the tree lupin this year.




First Sweet Pea. Sown October, planted out February. As David K says, they are hardy.


Climbing plants to cover a dead Acer

Posted: 31/05/2016 at 11:40

It might be useful to try and get some idea of why the Acer died, before planting other stuff around it.


If it were me, I would remove it.

Lupins

Posted: 31/05/2016 at 11:38

IMO, Lupins are not ideal pot plant, it would be much happier in the ground.


I don't think your proposed location will be a problem.

HELLO FORKERS May 2016 Edition

Posted: 31/05/2016 at 11:34

Yes Hazel, they are still going out. They have been hardened off, and I think the temperature is not going to get too low.


I think a lot depends on how sturdy the plants are.

HELLO FORKERS May 2016 Edition

Posted: 31/05/2016 at 09:50

G'day all.


Very windy and cold here, thunder storms to follow.


Need to get a move on planting out Cannas, Dahlias, and Gingers. Ricin far to small to go out, so may not get them in, before I go away. It would be a shame not to have any this year.


Sorry to hear your news Chicky, you have had a hard time recently. Is OH ok. now? 

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