smallswan


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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 ...)

Allium

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

Bluebells

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.

Soft fruit

Posted: 20/01/2016 at 14:42
Thanks Verdun: a use for ericaceous compost at last (I am not a heather/azalea/rhododendron person).
And thanks Steve 309: a use for the wood ash.

Soft fruit

Posted: 20/01/2016 at 12:12
Never tried blueberries: I read another thread which seemed to warn that they are not self pollinating? Why pots please? Gooseberries aren't very popular in this house, but I'll give it a go!
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Soft fruit

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Taking cuttings

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Yuccas

How to get rid of roots 
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Moving plants

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Harbinger tomatoes

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Fig tree

Fruit falls off 
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Do you know what this pretty plant is?

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Iris bulbs

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Herbaceous/shrub clematis

No flowers 
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