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Can anyone identify this plant please?

Posted: 14/07/2016 at 17:50

Thanks Liriodendron: never heard of it!  No wonder I couldn't find it.  There will be more pics soon.

Can anyone identify this plant please?

Posted: 14/07/2016 at 14:59

Another one from my 'new' garden.  Over a metre tall, perennial, started flowering last week.  Any clues? Thanks

Tree identification

Posted: 28/04/2016 at 21:02
Yes, I was wondering if it is a lime ... lucky you Mackers: I can't get them to grow with me.

Infilling after stump removal

Posted: 28/04/2016 at 21:00
If you are going to plant another tree perhaps some Rootgrow to encourage the roots?

Free gifts on May issue GW

Posted: 28/04/2016 at 20:58
Mind you they are still on the kitchen window sill: I am not risking outside for anything yet (frost last night in the soft south west ...)


Posted: 28/04/2016 at 20:54
I am in the soft south west (still perishing cold here too). My Allium Christopheri are in their first year, and some of the dozen I put in have the beginnings of a bud, but I am not uncrossing my fingers yet.

Free gifts on May issue GW

Posted: 28/04/2016 at 20:52
I got the tomato seeds: much to my surprise they have come up ... fingers crossed.

Rose id please

Posted: 28/04/2016 at 20:50
Not sure but might it be Ena Harkness? Long time since I have seen one


Posted: 15/04/2016 at 21:03

Yes, I have a white 'native' one just appeared in my recently acquired garden. Narrow leaves, small flowers. Fluke?


Talkback: Five bulb combinations for March

Posted: 12/03/2016 at 09:54
None of the links is working. I am getting Runtime Error on each of them.
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Can anyone identify this plant please?

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