Latest posts by SwissSue

Callicarpa profusion vs Viburnum Bodnantense

Posted: 21/12/2015 at 09:57

My callicarpa was absolutely covered in berries this year, unfortunately within 2 weeks the blackbirds had scoffed them all!

Mystery Bulbs

Posted: 06/12/2015 at 08:44

Hi Liz, I look in most days but only post if I think I might know something useful.

Plant them up, Stephen, and give yourself a surprise!

Mystery Bulbs

Posted: 05/12/2015 at 17:52

Possibly jerusalem artichokes?

What month is the sweet corn harvesting season?

Posted: 18/09/2015 at 19:20

Ryan, they're ripe when the "hairs" coming out of the top turn brown.

Beginner and new to forum

Posted: 01/09/2015 at 19:09

Hallo Disha,

I live in Switzerland where it gets even colder than in the UK, but I've had a little search on the internet and have found something that might help you so am sending you this link:

It seems that the Times of India has a gardening section. Hope this helps, good luck with your gardening!

Help in naming plant

Posted: 24/08/2015 at 18:41

It's also known as Dipladenia and Mandevilla, here's how to look after it:



Orange and White fuschias

Posted: 20/08/2015 at 07:22

Have a look on here Grimble, they have one called Machu Pichu and scroll down for a second one called Mrs. Rumble


Anyone ID this plant please?

Posted: 16/08/2015 at 07:57

I agree, Kleipieper, I've been trying to get rid of it for the last 15 years, comes up everywhere!

I'd please

Posted: 16/08/2015 at 07:36

Aww, lucky you, how did you get it to flower? Mine only grew leaves!

Friends Orchid

Posted: 16/08/2015 at 07:22

Is it one of the bottom leaves, Jimbolena? If so, it's quite natural, they do die off after a while but new ones should come out of the middle.

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