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potted acer

Posted: 03/09/2013 at 13:45

Why is in a pot if you cant move it?

Starting from Scratch - Shrubs Recommendations

Posted: 03/09/2013 at 13:39

Also how much shade, total? or partial etc?

Starting from Scratch - Shrubs Recommendations

Posted: 03/09/2013 at 13:38

For full sun i would recommend a hibiscus, i recently bought one and although small at the moment, will eventually be a nice size.

I bought Hibiscus Baby Blue, cost about £10, its currently in a pot until i decide where it will finally end up.  Pic below

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/30448.jpg?width=276&height=350&mode=max

 

bulbs-per-kg

Posted: 18/08/2013 at 13:30

I got about 60 in the bag i bought this week, the tulip bulbs around 50 per bag, they seem to be good quality and decent size.

Range are also doing bags of daffs, 3KG for £4 I think.

help-identifying-this-plant

Posted: 18/08/2013 at 13:24

the flowers look like a nicotiana but not sure if they grow that big

decking/paved-gardens

Posted: 18/08/2013 at 13:21

I have a large area with decking and 2 small patio flagged areas, the top flagged area now has a greenhouse on and the decking has lots of pots and planters on it.

I wouldnt call it dead though as Verdun suggests, horses for courses and having decking can be both practical in all weathers along with nature/wildlife friendly.

identification

Posted: 18/08/2013 at 13:00

I posted this on the forum you suggested FG and got  a correct response, it is a Mamestra brassicae (cabbage moth)

identification

Posted: 16/08/2013 at 08:34

Can anyone help me identify this caterpillar i spotted this morning?

It appears to have a white lower body and black/plum upper body.  i have done a quick search through google images but i dont know of any good webpages to identify caterpillars.

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/29411.jpg?width=386&height=350&mode=max

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/29412.jpg?width=436&height=350&mode=max

 

falling-behind-gardening-times

Posted: 09/08/2013 at 14:03

Dont want to offend SD but a TV program dedicated to tools and maintenance of them would be very dull, i cant imagine many people tuning in to watch that.

If someone needs advice on how to do it youtube has everything anyone should ever need, and to pre-empt anyone saying not everyone uses a computer, that is not a reason to create a program for the minority that dont.

greenhouse-louvre-vent

Posted: 09/08/2013 at 13:00

bumping this, hoping for a response

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Plant Identification

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identification

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Raised Beds - green manure or plant quick crop?

 
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Bulb Sizes

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Cayenne Pepper

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Plant ID

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