Verdun


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Rhododendron help

Posted: 12/05/2016 at 19:58

Looks okish to me Haddy but agree with PP it needs to go into a bigger pot


use john innes ericaceous ...it contains some nutrients too.


repot now...it isn't going to flower this year....and give it a spray of epsom salts 

My first

Posted: 12/05/2016 at 19:42

just tasted my first carrots.   Huuuuuge as thick as sausages    well, 2" long and thinner than a chopstick.  Tasty though 


spring onions almost ready.  Lettuce been picking for a couple of weeks 


and runner beans......been picking them for a couple of days now.   Oh,,ok! got carried away there 

Where are all the ranters?

Posted: 12/05/2016 at 18:38

Wot u after Mynx?  


Nice to see you Runny. Spike and I are good thanks 


kitty, calm down dear.  have a cuppa and plan your revenge

Sambuccus Sutherland gold

Posted: 12/05/2016 at 18:33

B3 prune it as hard as you like.  It produces strong vertical regrowth 

Is a Daphne suitable?

Posted: 12/05/2016 at 18:32

Thought about sarcoccoca too Ladybird but too short for required specs.  However, one of mine is kept to 5' 

Forum changes now live

Posted: 12/05/2016 at 18:26

Looks lot betta.....trying out edit 


better .....works 

Last edited: 12 May 2016 18:28:11

Is a Daphne suitable?

Posted: 12/05/2016 at 15:16

Lovely though it is I would not plant any dqphne as a reliable provider of privacy.  They generally are not long loved and are susceptible to viruses.  As a windbreak?   No


taller and winter flowering mahonias are worth checking out as is Berberis Darwinii,,,,this is evergreen and early spring flowering though.  Viburnum Tinus flowers in fhe winter and is scented and evergreen 

Where are all the ranters?

Posted: 12/05/2016 at 13:58

Never, ever bored Mynx 

Anyone done any gardening today - Version 2

Posted: 12/05/2016 at 12:29

Plants are so worth it though geum keenongreen    Worth a try 


no sun but perfect for gardening....misty, warm and comfortable 


fnished another border and chipping away at my stock of plants to put out. 

Anyone done any gardening today - Version 2

Posted: 12/05/2016 at 08:25

Geum keenongreen,


only thinking of you but you are getting too many plants.  It is a little known fact that a physiological disorder occurs when a lot of plants are purchased and planted.  Let me help you.......just forward your plants to me and I will dispose of them safely.  Yes, I will do that for you 


It is so annoying that we are never given such info.  

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They wont catch me......

 
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