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Cuttings from Aeonium

Posted: 07/08/2012 at 21:21

My Aeonium has proven popular neighbours and friends who have felt free to take cuttings from it, leaving large gapping holes in the foliage. Can anyone advise how you cultivate cuttings from it, so I can offer friends who are desperate for their own Aeonium and how if possible I can train my large one to fill in the gaps that are left?

Ant Infestations

Posted: 07/08/2012 at 19:13

Hi Hollie absolutely I am a greenie so would normally let live but these peskie reds are a nuisance unfortunately Kind regards Annie.

Ant Infestations

Posted: 07/08/2012 at 18:27

Many thanks Pam, will give it a try.

Chris yes have really kept the lawn damp either by natural rain or hose but they have some ant power for sure...

Hollie its the red ants that are the problem with the kids, especially as they are still crawling

Not Flowered

Posted: 07/08/2012 at 18:20

Many thanks

Ant Infestations

Posted: 07/08/2012 at 16:01

Hi Pam does the icing sugar and bicarbonate have to be mixed into a paste first or do you mix them both dry?

 

Not Flowered

Posted: 07/08/2012 at 14:09

Many thanks will keep my fingers crossed

Not Flowered

Posted: 07/08/2012 at 13:54

Hi my Red Hot Pokers (Kniphofia Caulescens) were planted in mid April and have reached a really good size but have not produced the poker is this normal for the first year? I have never grown them before..

Ant Infestations

Posted: 07/08/2012 at 13:48

Thanks looks like this could be the only route left to take  

Ant Infestations

Posted: 07/08/2012 at 13:05

Can anyone offer a solution please....

We are completely over-run with ant nests both in the lawn and around the espeliars. Can anyone offer any help we have tried the Nemasys and standard off the counter deterrents to no avail, they just seem to move location.... We have both red and black ants nesting just feet apart is this normal? When treating with Nemasys we located 60 nests in the lawn alone and with the warmer weather hopefully on the horizon it would be great to allow the grand kids on the lawn....

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