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Identify plant??

Posted: 10/04/2014 at 08:55

Dove, when I open that RHS url I get an Akebia!?

Human irrigation system

Posted: 10/04/2014 at 08:22

So sorry to hear that, Mike, I hope it can be treated and that you will stay with us. Will be thinking of you.

Watercress

Posted: 09/04/2014 at 07:15

Hi artjak, have a look at this, will be trying this too, BB2's method look promising as well.

http://www.clarkarty.com/at-home/how-to-grow-watercress-at-home/

 

Herb ident please

Posted: 09/04/2014 at 07:09

Looks like some kind of lavender to me.

Berberis thunbergii pronunciation

Posted: 07/04/2014 at 06:42

Thun like "toon", not thunder!

What (elusive) plant do you crave?

Posted: 07/04/2014 at 06:37
Verdun wrote (see)

Language Blairs 

Two other plamts I cannot seem to locate now....euryops acraeus and sisyrinchium white snow. (this is a delightful non seeding beauty with pure white flowers)

Have you looked here, Verdun?

http://www.pottertons.co.uk/pott/view_product.php?pid=562

http://www.burncoose.co.uk/site/plants.cfm?pn_id=627

http://www.bethchatto.co.uk/s-z/sisyrinchium/sisyrinchium-iceberg.htm

 

Forsythia question.

Posted: 06/04/2014 at 13:03

Hi Fluffy Cloud

Your question got me searching on Google for dwarf forsythias and I found this which might be of interest to you. I will search to see if they are for sale here in Switzerland because I would like one also.

http://www.jparkers.co.uk/plant-0006143/forsythia-dwarf-mini-gold/

 

watercress

Posted: 05/04/2014 at 17:17

http://www.clarkarty.com/at-home/how-to-grow-watercress-at-home/

This is useful too!

 

Seed Packet Design

Posted: 05/04/2014 at 17:12

I turn the packet upside down and shake/tap it well, then cut the bottom of the packet about 2mm down with a pair of scissors. After removing seed fold over couple of times and stick down with a piece of sellotape.

Gardening and Chickens

Posted: 05/04/2014 at 08:39

Always someone around to put a damper on! My only thought was, what if they turn out to be roosters? Enjoy your chickens, Mrs. G.

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