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Espalier or fan apple

Posted: 21/06/2016 at 13:56

stone fruits (plums and cherries) like fan pruning.


apples and pears (non stoned) like espalier, step over (single tier espalier) or cordon pruning

What are these please?

Posted: 21/06/2016 at 13:51

1. I agree cotoneaster


2. looks like peony maybe?


3. most definitely an ash tree - remove sharpish!

Disappearing Poppies

Posted: 15/06/2016 at 15:55

slugs can live in the soil, all they have to do is burrow up and bye bye seedlings

Do I need to pinch out these dahlia seedlings?

Posted: 15/06/2016 at 15:53

pinch them out, give them a couple of days to recover and get them outside in a sunny spot.


Shamrock - did the tuber have any growth? if not it might - just - in late summer. but if the tubers were in any way soft and it had no growth it may be dead.

Mice eating my seeds

Posted: 14/06/2016 at 12:27

stressful times more like!!

Mice eating my seeds

Posted: 14/06/2016 at 12:14

I do PP, I have an allotment gardening session this afternoon, then home for three hours of wedding prep!

Root sucker

Posted: 14/06/2016 at 12:13

don't cut them, try and pull them off at the 'heal' where they join the trunk

Gardening Crafters

Posted: 14/06/2016 at 09:30

the bottle is from her 30th birthday, she's also done a bird box with a green rood as well, but I don't have a pic to hand

Gardening Crafters

Posted: 14/06/2016 at 09:18

 


sedum frames



orchid wall hangers



green roofed bird feeder



lettuce troughs



air plant growing frame


I can't take credit for any of theses, these are my wife-to-be's creations

How to save my ivy plant

Posted: 14/06/2016 at 09:11

this is strange, most posts on here about ivy are how to kill it!


is the pot/wall south facing? if it is then the roots may have overheated,


has it been regularly watered? as new plants like to be kept a little damp to establish - but not waterlogged.

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