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Semperviviums

Posted: 10/04/2013 at 15:22

I am thinking of getting some 'Semperviviums' for my gravel border.

The gravel is approx 50mm ( 2 inches ) thick on weed suppressing fabric.

Would the plants be able to spread ?

Are there any good mail order websites for them ?

Many thanks.

garden furniture

Posted: 11/11/2012 at 21:10

Thank you for the suggestions. I'll look into them.

Any more ideas ?

garden furniture

Posted: 11/11/2012 at 18:36

I've recently bought some wrought iron garden furniture.  What could I put on the feet to protect my timber decking ?

Any suggestions ?

Ground Cover

Posted: 04/11/2012 at 12:44

How do I get poppies to self seed ?  I have weed fabric under the gravel.

Any suggestions please ?

I've made a note of all your other suggestions. Very helpful - thank you all.

Ground Cover

Posted: 23/10/2012 at 10:37

Had a look at the website you mentioned yesterday - plenty of info' - thank you. Like the look of sedums and sempervivums too.

Keep ideas coming please.

Many thanks.

Ground Cover

Posted: 22/10/2012 at 17:50

Thanks Kate,

I'll take a look at them too.

All the best.

Keep the info' coming.

Ground Cover

Posted: 22/10/2012 at 14:15

Thank you for the info'

I would say the area is about 50% in shade - northerly facing.

Many thanks.

Ground Cover

Posted: 22/10/2012 at 11:34

I have a gravelled area of 40 square metres. I would like to plant low growing gound cover ( 4 to 6 inches high ) prolific flowering or multi coloured leaf possibly. What do you think of 'Heuchera ?'.

Any suggestions please ?

Acer Problem

Posted: 23/07/2012 at 16:15

I'll have to decide on alternative - any suggestions ?

Acer Problem

Posted: 23/07/2012 at 15:55

Thanks Alina - will do.

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MAGNOLIA PROBLEM

Any Advice Please 
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Last Post: 28/05/2014 at 11:20

Saxifrage Problem

Some Advice Please 
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Last Post: 17/04/2014 at 17:41

Crocus Bulbs

Can I plant in gravel ? 
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Last Post: 04/10/2013 at 12:55

Magnolia Problem

Any suggestions ? 
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Last Post: 19/06/2013 at 13:32

Semperviviums

Advice Please ? 
Replies: 4    Views: 507
Last Post: 10/04/2013 at 18:18

garden furniture

decking protection 
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Last Post: 11/11/2012 at 21:10

Ground Cover

Planting in Gravel 
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Last Post: 04/11/2012 at 13:14

Acer Problem

Any advice please ? 
Replies: 8    Views: 568
Last Post: 23/07/2012 at 23:29

Identify Please ?

Can anyone identify tree/shrub please ? 
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Last Post: 01/06/2012 at 12:09

Identify Please ?

Can anyone identify tree/shrub please ? 
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Last Post: 22/05/2012 at 20:41

Blossom Trees

What bossom trees can I plant ? 
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Last Post: 15/05/2012 at 23:02

Blossom trees

What blossom trees can I plant ? 
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