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Get well soon Nigel!

Posted: 04/10/2014 at 07:59

I'll drink to that!

What are these

Posted: 30/09/2014 at 18:31

It could also be Helianthus tuberosus, in which case the tubers are edible. They also spread quite a bit, so need to be given quite a bit of room.

Very specific hedge plant requirements

Posted: 30/09/2014 at 18:13

How about Thuja Smaragd, Gizmo? Pretty formal and only needs the tops cut off when it has reached the desired height.

http://s3.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/61168.jpg?width=350

 

Propagating Stephanotis

Posted: 25/09/2014 at 07:25

This ought give you all the info, Birdy13, good luck with the propogation!

https://www.rhs.org.uk/advice/profile?PID=623

 

Wrapping up my gunnera!

Posted: 25/09/2014 at 07:12

Hi Sertolicell, this link should help, scroll down to see what to do in winter.

https://www.rhs.org.uk/plants/details?plantid=890

 

Golden Bamboo advice

Posted: 20/09/2014 at 06:41

http://plantsrescue.com/tag/phyllostachys-aurea/Scroll down for info on planting in containers.

Fungi id please

Posted: 20/09/2014 at 06:33

Unfortunately, it's more likely to be this one:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Inonotus_dryadeus

http://www.first-nature.com/fungi/pseudoinonotus-dryadeus.php

 

Dahlias

Posted: 18/09/2014 at 20:51

Great, thanks Mel, will definitely try that, wish me luck.

what is this plant

Posted: 18/09/2014 at 19:30

Hi Chelseagirl, it's an Amarylis Belladona, see link below.

http://www.gimcw.org/plants/Amaryllis.belladonna.cfm

 

Dahlias

Posted: 18/09/2014 at 19:17

They are lovely, Mel M, what were the 2 original colours you crossed? And how did you do it?

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