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Latest posts by SwissSue

squirrel

Posted: 07/09/2013 at 20:45

How can you possibly resist these dear little things?!

http://s3.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/30672.jpg?width=350

 

 

unidentified plant

Posted: 07/09/2013 at 17:12

The RHS says cut down when flowering is over.

http://apps.rhs.org.uk/plantselector/plant?plantid=1920

 

Anemone wild swan

Posted: 06/09/2013 at 14:45

Hydrangea Fireworks

http://www.burncoose.co.uk/site/plants.cfm?pn_id=355

 

A few of my dahlias thhis year

Posted: 06/09/2013 at 07:36

They are beautiful, shame though, that you've only got double ones, which are no good for the bees.

kiwi frut

Posted: 05/09/2013 at 17:40

Hi Ian. The normal brown furry Kiwi fruit need a male and a female plant to produce fruit.

at last

Posted: 04/09/2013 at 22:06

Here one of the hummingbird moths we saw this evening

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/30499.jpg?width=216&height=350&mode=max

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/30500.jpg?width=216&height=350&mode=max

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/30501.jpg?width=216&height=350&mode=max

 

at last

Posted: 04/09/2013 at 19:50

Went to a farmhouse restaurant up in the Jura mountains this evening and there was a purple buddleia full of them. Will post a picture tomorrow.

hydrangea's

Posted: 04/09/2013 at 15:48

You can buy blueing agent (it contains aluminium sulphate) for hydrangeas in any good garden centre. Follow the advice on the packet/tin.

climber

Posted: 03/09/2013 at 21:18

Honeysuckle?

Plastic pots

Posted: 03/09/2013 at 19:20

Most probably the sunlight/UV. It depends on the plastic, polypropylene disintegrates quite quickly, even though the makers say it won't.

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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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