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dwarf fruit trees

Posted: 21/04/2017 at 08:00

Only one of my cherry trees has flowered ( I picked the flowers off ) should I worry? I've been spraying with seaweed once a week, even my 2 year old 'patio' aplle hasn't flowered...

So I went to buy some solar lights.....

Posted: 21/04/2017 at 07:58

we stopped at Hardwick Hall ( one of our favourite places) on the drive back up from Dorset, while hubby and kids played in the woods I nipped in the grounds just to visit the loo...well the wood anemone was so pretty, sitting all alone outside the garden shop (obviously I had to look as I walked past), and they looked so lovely in the woods, and I've a shady border to fill....

So I went to buy some solar lights.....

Posted: 11/04/2017 at 09:31

I think it must be a recognised disorder ' obsessive compulsive gardening disorder', there are particular types, I have obsessive rose buying disorder, as well as obsessive seasonal plant buyin disorder

Lilys growing already?

Posted: 11/04/2017 at 09:15

been repotting mine with fewer bulbs per pot and extra grit, fingers crossed!

Seed and Plant Swap 2017

Posted: 11/04/2017 at 09:14

yes David no porobs just pm me

So I went to buy some solar lights.....

Posted: 06/04/2017 at 08:00

Thanks Wonky, I did! Raisingirl, you must be a mindreader! 3 alliums, a dicentra and a saxifrage!

So I went to buy some solar lights.....

Posted: 05/04/2017 at 09:03

think we're all the same here, I shouldn't be allowed out with means of payment anywhere they sell plants...off to gc today for compost..do we think I'll come home plant free?

What is this and what should I do with it?

Posted: 05/04/2017 at 09:00

Hi Kirsty there's lots you can grow in shade, my shady bed is filling up nicely, what do you want to do? unsure if you can really reduce bush without losing blooms, though there are lots of people here who know way more than me, how long have you lived in your home? Why not live with the garden for a year, just add bits you like (after checking they'll grow where you want them to) and see how thing develpo then decide?

Lilys growing already?

Posted: 04/04/2017 at 19:06

just checked all my lilies, all are growing and showing 2 or 3 ins above compost as it's been warm and sunny, should I cover them a bit higher as it's supposed to be getting colder again? also i have them in mpc with grit, should i add something different, also I may have too many in smallish pots, is it too late to repot any? thanks v much in advance

matacuna sweet peas

Posted: 04/04/2017 at 19:03

just checked, they've all gone mouldy! rubbish!

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