Sizeyuk1


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Fuchsias

Posted: 28/08/2016 at 16:21

Thank you, I will give it a try

Thank you

Posted: 28/08/2016 at 16:12

Thank you to all the gardeners who take the time to answer my questions, over the years I have had lots of advice.

Fuchsias

Posted: 28/08/2016 at 16:10

The fuchsias and trailing Geraniums I bought  this year have been fantastic, they are currently in large wooden boxes, can I overwinter them in my  unheated greenhouse. I thought of putting them into pots, cutting them down and removing the leaves, wrapping the pots in newspaper and covering them with fleece. Would this work.

Bottle Brush

Posted: 19/08/2016 at 21:33

I did that some years ago with a Photinia Red Robin, it's now a lovely 7' standard, but I would not have thought to do it with the Bottle Brush, thank you.

Bottle Brush

Posted: 19/08/2016 at 21:06

You have given me an idea, I might prune all the underneath of mine and gently prune the top to lift it up, it's the underneath that's scraggly. 

Bottle Brush

Posted: 19/08/2016 at 20:04

Thanks, mine is looking leggy and probably past its best, but I will prune it as suggested and give it another year.

Bottle Brush

Posted: 19/08/2016 at 19:35

I don't like it that much, been spoiled by the ones in Australia, but it fills a space. So will prune it. Thanks for your response.

Bottle Brush

Posted: 19/08/2016 at 18:05

I meant to say scraggly. 

Bottle Brush

Posted: 19/08/2016 at 18:04

My bottle brush has got so big and struggling that it needs pruning. When and how. 😁😁

Plants

Posted: 18/07/2016 at 13:47

Does anyone know why they are so tall, I thought they may be a mutation of some kind.

Discussions started by Sizeyuk1

Clematis a standard rose.

No flowers. 
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Peonies

Division of large plant 
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Moving roses and shrubs

When can I move roses and shrubs 
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Last Post: 28/09/2016 at 16:02

Thank you

Gardening advice 
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Last Post: 29/08/2016 at 11:32

Fuchsias

Can I overwinter them in a greenhouse 
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Last Post: 28/08/2016 at 23:30

Bottle Brush

When can I prune. 
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Last Post: 19/08/2016 at 22:16

Plants

Very tall Peutunias 
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Last Post: 18/07/2016 at 13:47

Soil or compost in New garden boxes

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Gravel planting on high water table

What can I plant 
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Roses

My 3 roses are going brrown and brittle 
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Last Post: 11/08/2015 at 16:09

Willow trees

What is their root sytem like 
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Hydrangea

When to prune 
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Pruning

Standard Rose and Camelia 
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standard rose pruning

golden wedding 
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Coprosma Pacific Sunset

Has anyone heard of this 
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