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Latest posts by sara haywood

(Another) ID request

Posted: 29/07/2014 at 21:03

How sad that it is poisonous! Pretty little thing, but no good for little people   My Peacock Orchid guess was way out then! 


(Another) ID request

Posted: 29/07/2014 at 20:24

There is no picture...... I guess....... Peacock Orchid!

Brugmansia - Angel's Trumpet

Posted: 29/07/2014 at 14:14

Thanks Fleurisa, I shall be getting a packet and giving it a go! 

Brugmansia - Angel's Trumpet

Posted: 29/07/2014 at 10:12

Angela17 that is beautiful! I want one also! *off to find one* 


Treehugger I was aware and am pretty careful with it, thanks x


Brugmansia - Angel's Trumpet

Posted: 28/07/2014 at 23:07

Some of you may remember that I had a rather sad looking Brugmansia a short while ago, this plant was a gift from a friends mother who was moving home and had no space for it. It has never flowered. After following advice from here I know have 4 flower buds! (fingers crossed they will actually go the distance!)

 Just two of them! I don't want to bore you too much..... *dances the happy dance* 

Thanks again for good advice 


Removing stubborn ornamental grass

Posted: 27/07/2014 at 19:41

It has had a good soaking, I will leave it to grow back a bit and just before I go away I will throw a pot of poison at it! Thanks for your help x

Removing stubborn ornamental grass

Posted: 27/07/2014 at 18:07

Thanks for the name Nutcutlet! It has been in for about 5 years and has really taken hold, I have been pulling out babies for years! 

Thank you Dove, brilliant idea! I am off on my holidays in 2 weeks so if I do it now hopefully by the time I get back it will have taken effect. As you can see from the top picture it is quite majestic when in full flow but has just taken over, it is time to go and be replaced with something I can prune! 

Removing stubborn ornamental grass

Posted: 27/07/2014 at 17:55

I have a very large grass in my front boarder that I have often seen at riversides. (the plant at the back of this photo)

I am having trouble removing it,

 I have cut it down, and as you can see the boarder is very narrow, I am having a devil of a job removing it, any suggestions? 


Plant ID please

Posted: 12/07/2014 at 19:48

Thanks Hogweed, I picked it up from a local community fair for £1 but they didn't know what it was! I just thought it was pretty, I shall go and investigate.


Plant ID please

Posted: 12/07/2014 at 19:20

Does anyone know what the round red succulent could be?


Discussions started by sara haywood

Plant ID please

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My Brugmansia finally flowered!

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Last Post: 01/09/2014 at 08:38

That moment when you think you have planted yellow Sunflowers

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Last Post: 11/08/2014 at 13:39

Fuchsia help

ID please if you can. 
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Last Post: 31/07/2014 at 21:17

Brugmansia - Angel's Trumpet

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Last Post: 29/07/2014 at 14:14

Removing stubborn ornamental grass

Possibly not ornamental but have no name for it! 
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Last Post: 27/07/2014 at 19:41

Plant ID please

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Last Post: 12/07/2014 at 19:48

Can anyone tell me what this plant is?

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Last Post: 05/07/2014 at 21:09

Clivia (yellow)

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Last Post: 22/06/2014 at 13:42

Plant ID please

Yet another succulent 
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Last Post: 13/06/2014 at 17:44

Plant ID please

Yellow flowering succulent  
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Last Post: 12/06/2014 at 12:35

Plant ID please

Yellow flowering succulent  
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Last Post: 12/06/2014 at 09:41

Brugmansia - Angel's Trumpet

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Last Post: 11/06/2014 at 10:11

Bees and more bees!

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