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Latest posts by Swedboy

Ornamental alliums

Posted: 27/05/2012 at 00:26
It was in the ground and had survived the last two winters. Just shows that constant rain is worse than bitterly cold weather.

removing flowers from helebore

Posted: 27/05/2012 at 00:08

I tend to leave the flowers in mine because I like the way they fade. The double one seems to be sterile but the single one is setting seeds this year.

Ornamental alliums

Posted: 26/05/2012 at 23:42

I thought they were quite hardy plants but it seems lik of the three that I planted last year, only one seems to have made it through the monsson season. It seems also to have killed my asiatic lilly too.

What are these two plants

Posted: 24/05/2012 at 21:32

I think you are right Figrat. Checked a similar plant on my way to work and if you crush the stem it smells garlicy. Is this plant invasive or is that the wild garlic?

What are these two plants

Posted: 22/05/2012 at 19:16

I still don't understand how to search on it.

What are these two plants

Posted: 22/05/2012 at 19:09

Could the second one be a allium cowanii but pink?

What are these two plants

Posted: 22/05/2012 at 19:03

Lord that site is massive. Tried to use it on my phone. Not a good idea. Thanks for the tip. I'll have a look tonight.

Aquilegia

Posted: 20/05/2012 at 22:29
I thought the word looked wrong

Aquilegia

Posted: 20/05/2012 at 21:54
Mine are not that tall but my father had some that was quite tall. Is it common for them to flower upright? I thought they only had pendular flowers.

Clematis Montana killed during winter

Posted: 20/05/2012 at 13:32
I'm surprised that this winter has damaged yours since the wasn't as harsh as the two previous ones. I an quite sure it will come back.

Discussions started by Swedboy

Chinese red noodle bean pod colour

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Plant IDing (or have I totally lost it)

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Last Post: 21/05/2014 at 20:03

Morning glory seedlings dying

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Last Post: 18/05/2014 at 20:54

Saving private Sunflower

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Last Post: 11/05/2014 at 14:23

Chinese red noodle beans

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Last Post: 08/05/2014 at 00:42

Cowslip dying?

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Last Post: 12/05/2014 at 15:36

Blind Fritillaria imperialis

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Last Post: 03/05/2014 at 11:02

Rejuvenating thyme

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Last Post: 03/05/2014 at 11:51

Leggy Courgettes seedlings

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Last Post: 05/06/2014 at 09:54

Clivia not flowering

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Last Post: 26/03/2014 at 22:09

Replanting aquilegias

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Last Post: 01/06/2014 at 12:07

New worms for wormery

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Last Post: 25/05/2014 at 00:03

Babbington leek not bulking up

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Last Post: 15/03/2014 at 15:58

Too late to prune zephirine drouhin?

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Last Post: 15/03/2014 at 15:55

Tomatillos

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Last Post: 17/06/2014 at 18:16
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