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Monty

Posted: 11/09/2016 at 12:05

It is like Frank says, if you like it watch it, if you don't, then don't.


I think Monty is wonderful, he has a beautiful use of language, and says things that are worth listening to.


He has always appreciated the benefits of gardening to the "soul", and was one of the first people, to highlight the benefits to mental health.


My OH loves the dogs, but has no interest in the gardening, as she says, she has someone to do the garden for her. Anyway we are both happy.


I would like more Adam Frost as well, a garden designer I have always admired.

I can't identify this plant

Posted: 11/09/2016 at 11:47

Looks like American Pokeweed to me.

Another mystery?

Posted: 10/09/2016 at 11:34

Has a habit of being a bit rampant, if you are not careful.

Tricyrtis formosana (Toadlily)

Posted: 10/09/2016 at 11:33

They need a bit of shade, otherwise they are fairly easy.

Those who don't have grasses!

Posted: 10/09/2016 at 10:08

Sorry Hosta, I am an idiot.

dahlia cuttings

Posted: 10/09/2016 at 09:53

As fidget says, you can take cuttings from the first shoots that emerge in Spring, but not from mature plants, as the stems become hollow.

Those who don't have grasses!

Posted: 10/09/2016 at 09:50

Going to be argumentative, for the sake of it, and I may be wrong, but I don't think there is a Molinia KF, but there is certainly a Calamagrostis KF.


Sorry if I am wrong, and have falsely dissed you Hosta.

Plant ID

Posted: 07/09/2016 at 17:07

Agree with Ladybird, except 2. , which is a Caryopteris.

Daphne odora aureomarginata

Posted: 07/09/2016 at 13:38

I think Verdun is right.


Leave it and see.

AT LAST! A SOLUTION FOR WORM CASTS???

Posted: 07/09/2016 at 12:15

What next: frogs, bees, birds, may I suggest the best solution might be to concrete over your lawn.

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