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Dill

Posted: 15/05/2014 at 03:35

Dill is particularly loved by the caterpillars of the Swallow Tail Butterfly. Well worth planting some in odd spots around the garden.

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/45820.jpg?width=480&height=350&mode=max

 

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Steep slope planting plans - any photos?

Posted: 15/05/2014 at 03:22

Those sprang to mind here too, Lizzie, perhaps alternated with one of the vincas.

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What is this?

Posted: 06/05/2014 at 09:52

Your Grandma will be thrilled, Charlie! Don't forget that Lithodora's like slightly acid soil, so if she hasn't got that, it might pay to add a bit of ericaceous compost to the soil.

I.D please :)

Posted: 30/04/2014 at 17:08

A very beautiful Yucca!

I.D please

Posted: 30/04/2014 at 17:07

Looks like Ambrosia artemisiifolia a.k.a. Giant Ragweed, if so, the pollen can cause severe allergies.

What's this??

Posted: 30/04/2014 at 16:50

Oxalis tetraphylla "Iron Cross"

Chamaecyparis lawsoniana 'columnaris'

Posted: 27/04/2014 at 11:49

It sounds like it could be this, Possum:

http://apps.rhs.org.uk/advicesearch/Profile.aspx?pid=542

 

What shrubs are these?

Posted: 25/04/2014 at 18:53

The "varigated" conifer looks more like it has dying/frozen shoots to me!

THE DANDELION PROBLEM

Posted: 24/04/2014 at 18:23

They say necessity is the mother of invention!

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A rose by any other name ,,,,,,,,,,

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The forum has not worked since around 6pm last night, is someone fixing it? 
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Especially good for new gardeners 
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